Kevin He

Kevin He

Postdoctoral Fellow
California Institute of Technology
206 Baxter Hall

[curriculum vitae]

Working Papers

Linear Social Learning in Networks with Rational Agents (with Krishna Dasaratha)
[abstract]   [download pdf]   [slides]   [arXiv]

Dynamic Information Design with Diminishing Sensitivity Over News (with Jetlir Duraj)
[abstract]   [download pdf]   [slides]   [arXiv]

Mislearning from Censored Data: The Gambler’s Fallacy in Optimal-Stopping Problems
[abstract]   [download pdf]   [online appendix]   [slides]   [arXiv]

An Experiment on Network Density and Sequential Learning (with Krishna Dasaratha)
[abstract]   [download pdf]   [pre-registration]   [arXiv]

Player-Compatible Learning and Player-Compatible Equilibrium (with Drew Fudenberg)
[abstract]   [download pdf]   [arXiv]

Published Papers

Network Structure and Naive Sequential Learning (with Krishna Dasaratha)
Theoretical Economics, forthcoming.
[abstract]   [download pdf]   [slides]   [publisher’s DOI]   [arXiv]

Payoff Information and Learning in Signaling Games (with Drew Fudenberg)
Games and Economic Behavior 120:96-120, March 2020.
[abstract]   [download pdf]   [publisher’s DOI]   [arXiv]

Learning and Type Compatibility in Signaling Games (with Drew Fudenberg)
Econometrica 86(4):1215-1255, July 2018.
[abstract]   [download pdf]   [online appendix]   [publisher’s DOI]   [arXiv]

Bayesian Posteriors for Arbitrarily Rare Events (with Drew Fudenberg and Lorens Imhof)
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 114(19):4925-4929, May 2017.
[abstract]   [download pdf]   [publisher’s DOI]   [arXiv]

Differentially Private and Incentive Compatible Recommendation System for the Adoption of Network Goods (with Xiaosheng Mu)
Proceedings of the Fifteenth ACM Conference on Economics and Computation (EC’14):949-966, June 2014.
[abstract]   [download pdf]   [slides]   [publisher’s DOI]

Current Classes

I'm not teaching in 2020.

Past Classes

I was a Teaching Fellow for the following classes.

Economics 1011A: Intermediate Microeconomics - Advanced
This course teaches the basic tools of economics and their applications to a wide range of human behavior.
[syllabus]   [section notes]   [teaching evaluations]

Economics 2010A: Economic Theory
Topics include extensive- and normal-form games, Nash equilibrium, rationalizability, Nash implementation, auctions, bargaining, repeated games, signaling, and forward induction.
[syllabus]   [section notes]   [teaching evaluations]