De Aequa Divisione

Workshop and Tutorial on Fair Division Theory

May 23--25, 2019

Department of Economics and Finance

Luiss University, Rome, Italy

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I would like to thank the Invited Speakers and all the Participants of the event.

The webpage will soon be enriched with material from the talks

Marco Dall'Aglio


The workshop has brought the most recent advances in the mathematical, economic and computer science sides of the field known as "fair division theory".

This event has consisted of a tutorial and the a workshop, according to the following schedule:

  • Thursday May 23, 14.00-18.30. Aula 202, Luiss University, Viale Romania 32, Rome, Italy.

Tutorial "Appeal and challenges of competitive approach to fair resource allocation "

Teachers: Vasilis Gkatzelis (Drexel U, USA) and Fedor Sandomirskiy (Technion, Israel and HSE Saint Petersburg, Russia).

Slides of the tutorial: Part 1 and Part 2

This tutorial was aimed at researchers and students in the areas of Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics and Law researchers with a mathematical background.

  • Workshop "De Aequa Divisione" Aula Toti (203), Luiss University, Viale Romania 32, Rome Italy

ABSTRACTS available here

    • Friday, May 24, 2019

09.00 Hervé Moulin (U. Glasgow, UK and HSE, St Petersburg, Russia): Fair Division Guarantees and the Bid and Choose rule

09.50 Edith Elkind (U. Oxford, UK): Dividing a Graphical Cake.

10.40 Coffee break

11.20 Jérôme Lang (U. Paris Dauphine, France): Knowledge and fairness

12.10 Vasilis Gkatzelis (Drexel U., USA): A Truthful Cardinal Mechanism for One-Sided Matching

13.00 Lunch

14.20 William Thomson (Rochester U., USA) Claims problems with endowment-bounded claims

15.10 Juan D. Moreno Ternero (U. Pablo de Olavide, Spain): A family of rules to share the revenues from broadcasting sport events.

16.00 Coffee break

16.30 Marco Dall’Aglio and Daniela Di Cagno (Luiss U., Italy) Algorithms in the court: Theory and experiments for the CREA project.

17.30: End of day 1 of the workshop.

    • Saturday, May 25, 2019

09.00 Anna Bogomolnaia (U. Glasgow, UK, and HSE, St Petersburg, Russia): A simple Online Fair Division problem

09.50 Fedor Sandomirskiy (Technion, Israel and HSE St.Petersburg, Russia): Fair division with minimal sharing

10.40 Coffee break

11.20 Markus Brill (Technische U. Berlin, Germany): The Excess Method: A Multiwinner Approval Voting Procedure to Allocate Wasted Votes

12.10 Antonio Nicolò (U. Padova, Italy): Stable and efficient task assignment to pairs.

13.00 Lunch

14.30 Informal roundtable: “Fair division in the judicial setting. Ideas for the CREA project”

15.30 End of day 2 of the workshop.

This workshop was funded by the European Union’s Justice Programme (2014-2020).