Ilya Segal

Ilya   Segal
Professor (by courtesy), Economics
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Professor of Economics (by courtesy)
Roy and Betty Anderson Professor, School of Humanities and Sciences
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Academic Degrees

  • PhD, Economics, Harvard University, 1995
  • MS, Applied Mathematics, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, 1991

Academic Appointments

  • Roy and Betty Anderson Professor in the Humanities and Sciences, Department of Economics, Stanford University, 2002-present
  • Courtesy Appointment, Stanford GSB, 2004-present
  • Associate Professor of Economics, Stanford University, 1999-2002
  • Assistant Professor of Economics, University of California at Berkeley, 1995-1998

Professional Experience

  • Econometrica, Associate Editor, 2015-present
  • Review of Economic Studies, Foreign Editor, 2010-present
  • Journal of Economic Theory, Associate Editor, 2013-2015
  • National Science Foundation Economics Panel, 2008-2010
  • Program Committee, Bay Algorithmic Game Theory Symposia, BAGT1-BAGT4, 2006-2009
  • B.E. Journals in Theoretical Economics, Editor, 1999-2005
  • American Economic Review, Editorial Board, 2002-2005
  • RAND Journal of Economics, Associate Editor, 1998-2006
  • Director, Stanford Institute for Theoretical Economics, 2003-2005
  • Program Committee, North American Meetings of the Econometric Society, Winter 2002, Winter 2004, Summer 2004; 8th World Congress of the Econometric Society (August 2000); ACM Conference on Electronic Commerce (2003, 2008, 2012, 2015), Theoretical Aspects
  • Segment Organizer, Stanford Institute for Theoretical Economics (2000, 2001, 2002, 2004); Workshop on Multiparty Contracting, European Summer Symposium in Economic Theory, Gerzensee, July 2000
  • Director of Graduate Studies, Economics Department, 2005-2011
  • Stanford University Committee on Libraries, 2004-2007
  • Chair of Graduate Admissions, Economics Department, Stanford University, 2004-2005

Awards and Honors

  • Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory, Economic Theory Fellow, elected in 2013
  • Compass Lexecon Prize for “the most significant contribution to the understanding and implementation of competition policy” (joint with Michael Whinston), 2008
  • Toulouse Network on Information Technology, Member, 2005-present
  • Econometric Society Fellow, elected in 2003
  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, 2002-2003
  • Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellowship, 1999-2001
  • National Science Foundation Research Grants 1998-2000, 2000-2002, 2002-2004, 2004-2005, 2004-2006, 2010-2012
  • Review of Economic Studies European Meetings, 1995
  • Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Dissertation Fellowship, 1994-95


Journal Articles

Ilya Segal, Michael D. Whinston. Journal of the European Economic Association. December 21, 2016, Vol. 14, Issue 6, Pages 1287-1328.