Random Graph Models of Kidney Exchange

Date

July 25, 2012

Speaker

Al Roth

Affiliation

Harvard

Overview

Kidney exchange involves creating a non-monetary marketplace through which incompatible donors and patients can take part in exchanges, so that each patient in the exchange receives a transplant from a compatible donor. I’ll recount the brief history of kidney exchange, explain some of the technical problems that have been overcome, and some which remain.

Speakers

Al Roth

Al Roth has taught at Harvard since 1998, and is decamping for Stanford this year.
http://kuznets.fas.harvard.edu/~aroth/alroth.html
http://marketdesigner.blogspot.com/