NetEcon '12: Workshop on the Economics of Networks, Systems and Computation

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NetEcon '12 Conference

Program chairs: Program chairs: Ashish Goel (Stanford University) and
Arvind Krishnamurthy (University of Washington)
Location: Orlando, Florida
NetEcon 2012 will be held in conjunction with the 31st Annual International Conference on Computer Communications
Date: March 30, 2012


Session 1: Cloud Computing:

1. Temporal Rate Limiting: cloud elasticity at a flat fee, John S Otto (Northwestern University, USA); Rade Stanojevic (Institute IMDEA Networks, Spain); Nikolaos Laoutaris (Telefonica Research, Spain)

2. Fixed and Market Pricing for Cloud Services, Vineet Abhishek (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA); Ian Kash (Microsoft Research, United Kingdom); Peter Key (Microsoft Research, United Kingdom)

Session 2: Distributed Mechanisms:

3. Simple Sybil-Proof Mechanisms for Multi-Level Marketing, Fabio Drucker (Dartmouth College, USA); Lisa Fleischer (Dartmouth College, USA)

4. On Incentivizing Caching for P2P-VoD Systems, Weijie Wu (Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong); Richard T. B. Ma (National University of Singapore, Singapore); John Chi Shing Lui (Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)

5. Composition Games for Distributed Systems: the EU Grant games, Shay Kutten (Technion, Israel); Ron Lavi (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel); Amitabh Trehan (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology & Information Systems Group, Faculty of IE & M, Israel)

Session 3: Economics of Interconnection:

6. Sharing the Cost of Backbone Networks: Simplicity vs. Precision, Laszlo Gyarmati (Telefonica Research, Spain); Michael Sirivianos (Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus); Nikolaos Laoutaris (Telefonica Research, Spain)

7. Analysis of peering strategy adoption by transit providers in the Internet, Aemen Lodhi (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA); Amogh Dhamdhere (CAIDA, USA); Constantine Dovrolis (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)

8. T4P: Hybrid Interconnection for Cost Reduction, Ignacio Castro (Institute IMDEA Networks, Spain); Sergey Gorinsky (Institute IMDEA Networks, Spain)

Session 4: Auctions:

9. Ad Auctions with Data, Hu Fu (Cornell, USA); Patrick Jordan (Yahoo!, USA); Mohammad Mahdian (MIT, USA); Uri Nadav (Tel-Aviv University, Israel); Inbal Talgam-Cohen (Stanford University, USA); Sergei Vassilvitskii (Yahoo!, USA)

10. An Economic Side-Effect for Prefix Deaggregation, Andra Lutu (Institute IMDEA Networks & University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain); Marcelo Bagnulo (University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain); Rade Stanojevic (Institute IMDEA Networks, Spain)

11. Truthful Prioritization Schemes for Spectrum Sharing, Victor Shnayder (Harvard University, USA); Jeremy Hoon (Harvard University, USA); David Parkes (Harvard University, USA); Vikas Kawadia (BBN Technologies, USA)