Abbreviated Vita: Leigh Tesfatsion

Last Updated: 16 November 2017

Professor of Economics, Mathematics, and
   Electrical and Computer Engineering
Heady Hall 375
Iowa State University
FAX: (515) 294-0221
tesfatsi AT
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The Web

Educational Background

Current Professional Affiliations

Past Professional Affiliations

Current Research Projects

Primary Research Areas

General Resource Websites Maintained

Open Source Software Releases


Journal, Proceedings, Reports, and Book Chapter Publications

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Agent-Based Computational Economics (ACE)

ACE Surveys and Special Issue Introductions:

ACE Macroeconomics Research:

ACE Labor Market Research:

ACE Trade Network Game Research:

ACE Learning Research:

ACE Research on Dynamic Coupled Natural and Human Systems:

Electricity Market Research

Proposed New Power Market Design:

Wholesale Power Market Operations:

Integrated Retail and Wholesale Power Market Operations:

Economic Theory (Analytical)

Efficiency and Aggregation Issues in Overlapping Generations Models

Time Consistency and Boundedly Rational Optimization

General Game Theory Research

Econometrics and Data Analysis

Multicriteria Estimation via Cost-Efficient Frontiers

Nonlinear Estimation via Associative Memories

Adaptive Computation Methods

Solution Tracking for General Parameterized Nonlinear systems

Tracking of Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors for General Parameterized Matrices

NOTE: All of the eigenvalue/eigenvector tracking algorithms below can be implemented via the NASA Program for the Nonlocal Automated Sensitivity Analysis of parameterized nonlinear systems H(x,b)=0.

Adaptive Homotopy Continuation

Automatic Evaluation of Higher-Order Partial Derivatives