A Survey of Some Recent Applications of Optimal Transport Methods to Econometrics

  title={A Survey of Some Recent Applications of Optimal Transport Methods to Econometrics},
  author={Alfred Galichon},
  journal={Wiley-Blackwell: Econometrics Journal},
  • A. Galichon
  • Published 1 June 2017
  • Economics
  • Wiley-Blackwell: Econometrics Journal
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