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Random roommates

Postby Joseph Malkevitch » Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:35 am

Dear Colleagues,

Various approaches have been used to pair roommates at colleges. Some of the approaches draw on mathematical models related to Gale/Shapley matching market ideas. Here is a recent item that Duke University is switching to a randomized approach to pairing roommates.

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/201 ... shman-year


Joseph Malkevitch
Department of Mathematics
York College (CUNY)
Jamaica, New York 11451



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