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Privacy: Recent developments at the interface between economics and computer science

Date: 09:00 28 October 2016 - 17:00 28 October 2016
Type: Workshop
Organiser: Chris Skinner London School of Economics and Tatiana V. Komarova London School of Economics and Political Science
Venue: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences
Prices: HE delegates: £33; Charity/Government: £43; other delegates: £43; All prices are exclusive of VAT

Description

This workshop is organised by Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematics and supported by cemmap

Recent years have witnessed the tremendous growth in privacy research in economics, statistics and computer science. This workshop aims to highlight recent developments in privacy research at the intersection of those fields. It will bring together academics from different horizons: those working on the privacy issues in the handling of economic research data as well as those analysing how privacy affects the incentives and behaviour of economic agents. Privacy research in economics requires novel approaches that go beyond traditional techniques and incorporate ideas from statistics and computer science. The broad objective workshop is to provide an interactive environment to discuss and learn those ideas and approaches.

Speakers

  • Laura Brandimarte (University of Arizona)
  • Alessandro Acquisti (Carnegie Mellon University)
  • Katrina Ligett (Caltech)
  • Denis Nekipelov (University of Virginia)

 

In addition to visiting the INI, there are multiple ways in which you can participate remotely.

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