Marek Pycia

Short Bio

Marek Pycia is the Professor of Organizational Economics at the University of Zurich. His research focuses on market design: he contributed to the theory of matching markets, multi-unit auctions, and non-monetary assignment and exchange institutions. This research has been published in leading international journals including the American Economic Review, Econometrica, and the Review of Economic Studies, and it influenced the design of school systems and led to the establishment of a kidney-transplant voucher system in the US. Marek Pycia is an Associate Editor at Theoretical Economics and at the International Journal of Game Theory, and a Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). Previously, he was a faculty member at the University of California, Los Angeles, and at the Pennsylvania State University, as well as a visiting faculty and Dietrich fellow at Princeton University. He holds Ph.D. in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.