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Pradeep Dubey (born 9 January 1951) is an Indian game theorist. He is Professor of Economics at State University of New York, Stony Brook and a member[1] of the Stony Brook Center for Game Theory. He also holds a visiting position [2] at Cowles Foundation, Yale University. He did his schooling from the St. Columba's School, Delhi. He received his Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from Cornell University and B.Sc. (with Honors in Physics) from the University of Delhi. His areas of research interests are game theory and mathematical economics. He has published, among others, in Econometrica, Games and Economic Behavior, Journal of Economic Theory and Quarterly Journal of Economics. He is a Fellow [3] of The Econometric Society and a member of the council of Game Theory Society.

Pradeep Dubey
Born (1951-01-09) 9 January 1951 (age 68)
Alma materCornell University
Scientific career
FieldsGame theory
Doctoral advisorWilliam F. Lucas
Louis Billera


Personal lifeEdit

Pradeep is married to actress and director, Lushin Dubey, and, together, they have two daughters, Ilina and Tara.[citation needed]

Selected publicationsEdit

  • "On the Uniqueness of the Shapley Value" (1975) International Journal of Game Theory Vol. 4, pp. 131–139.
  • "Trade and Prices in a Closed Economy with Exogenous Uncertainty and Different Levels of Information" (1977) (with M. Shubik) Econometrica Vol. 45, pp. 1657–1680.
  • "Some Properties of the Banzhaf Power Index" (1979) (with L.S. Shapley) Mathematics of Operations Research Vol. 4, pp. 99–131.
  • "Nash Equilibria of Market Games: Finiteness and Inefficiency" (1980) Journal of Economic Theory Vol. 22, pp. 363–376.
  • "Price-Quantity Strategic Market Games" (1982) Econometrica Vol. 50, pp. 111–126.
  • "Payoffs in Non-atomic Economies: an Axiomatic Approach" (1984) (with A. Neyman) Econometrica Vol. 52, pp. 1129–1150.
  • "Noncooperative General Exchange with a Continuum of Traders" (1994) (with L.S. Shapley) Journal of Mathematical Economics Vol. 23, pp. 253–293.
  • "Competitive Pooling: Rothschild-Stiglitz Reconsidered" (2002) (with J. Geanakoplos) Quarterly Journal of Economics Vol. 117, pp. 1529–1570.
  • "From Nash to Walras via Shapley-Shubik" (2003) (with J. Geanakoplos) Journal of Mathematical Economics Vol. 39, pp. 391–400.
  • "Learning with Perfect Information" (2004) (with O. Haimanko) Games and Economic Behavior Vol. 46, pp. 304–324.
  • "Default and Punishment in General Equilibrium" (2005) (with J. Geanakoplos & M. Shubik) Econometrica Vol. 73, pp. 1–37.


  1. ^ "Stony Brook Center for Game Theory". Retrieved 26 February 2010.
  2. ^ "Cowles Foundation, Visiting Faculty List, 2009-10". Retrieved 26 February 2010.
  3. ^ "Fellows of the Econometric Society as of July 2009". Archived from the original on 10 December 2008. Retrieved 26 February 2010.

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