An Auction Method for Course Registration

@inproceedings{Graves1993AnAM,
  title={An Auction Method for Course Registration},
  author={Robert L. Graves and Linus Schrage and Jayaram K. Sankaran},
  year={1993}
}
Since 1981 the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business (GSB) has used a computerized course registration system that allocates limited classroom and faculty resources while satisfying students' preferences among course offerings. The method a) uses a market approach (complete with clearing prices) for allocating course sections to students, b) allows students to express preferences for combinations of courses rather than for single courses, c) allows students to express preferences… CONTINUE READING

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