Max Kasy: “Economics and Machine Learning: What can they teach each other?”

CAIML Colloquium with Max Kasy.


September 26th 2023

  • 16:30 – 18:30 CEST
  • TU Wien, Campus Gußhaus, EI 8 Pötzl Hörsaal
  • 1040 Vienna, Gußhausstraße 25-29
    Ground Floor, Room CD EG 08

Maximilian Kasy is Professor of Economics at the University of Oxford. He received his PhD at UC Berkeley and joined Oxford after appointments at UCLA and Harvard University. His current research interests focus on social foundations for statistics and machine learning, going beyond traditional single-agent decision theory. He also works on economic inequality, job guarantee programs, and basic income. He teaches a course on foundations of machine learning at the economics department at Oxford.