Th&agravenh Nguyen

Thành Nguyen

Assistant Professor

Personal Profile

I am an Assistant Professor in the Krannert School of Management. I obtained my PhD from Cornell University.

My research lies at the intersection of Optimization and Game Theory. I am especially interested in analyzing contracts and negotiations in supply chain networks and developing algorithms for market design problems.



(PI) NSF: Creating an Ecosystem for Enhanced Spectrum Utilization Through Dynamic Market Mechanisms (2014-2017)


(Google scholar)

T. Nguyen, Local Bargaining and Supply Chain Instability, Operations Research, accepted, 2017

T. Nguyen, Hang Zhou, Randall Berry, Michael Honig and Rakesh Vohra, The Cost of Free Spectrum, Operations Research, Volume 64, Issue 6, 2016 (pdf)

T. Nguyen, Ahmad Peivandi and Rakesh Vohra , Assignment Problems with Complementarities, Journal of Economic Theory, Volume 165, 2016 (pdf)

T. Nguyen, Randall Berry and Vijay Subramanian, Delay in Trade Networks, Operations Research, Volume 64, Issue 3, 2016 (pdf)

T. Nguyen, Coalitional Bargaining in Networks, Operations Research, Volume 63, Issue 3, 2015 (pdf)

T. Nguyen, A simple LP relaxation for the Asymmetric Traveling Salesman Problem, Mathematical Programming, Volume 141, 2013

Randall Berry, Mike Honig, Vijay Subramanian, T. Nguyen, Hang Zhou, Rakesh Vohra, News-vendor model of capacity sharing, Performance Evaluation Review Volume 40 (2), 2012

T. Nguyen, On the disjoint paths problem, Operations Research Letters, Volume 35, 1, 2007

Working Papers

Stable Matching with Proportionality Constraints , (Submitted, 2016)
with Rakesh Vohra

Near Feasible Stable Matchings with Couples. (R&R, American Economic Review, 2016)
with Rakesh Vohra

Welfare Implications in Intermediary Networks
with Karthik Kannan (Submitted, 2016)

Sharing Intermittent Spectrum
with Berry, Honig, Subramanian and Vohra (In preparation, 2016)


Business Analytics

Fall 2015, 2016
Distinguished MBA core teacher based on course evaluation

Advanced Spreadsheet Modeling

Spring 2016, 2017

Business Statistics

Spring 2013, 2014, 2015

Economic and Social Networks

PhD course Fall 2014