NSF Doctoral Dissertation Grant "Should I trust the Mechanic? An Experiment on Bayesian Persuasion"

June 19, 2018

Congratulations to doctoral student Wenhao Wu for receiving a $6,079 National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Grant for his study titled "Should I trust the Mechanic? An Experiment on Bayesian Persuasion." Wenhao Wu (Adviser Prof. Andreas Blume) will examine a recent model in game theory, Bayesian persuasion, which characterizes how one party controls information to influence other parties' beliefs and induce certain actions.