ד"ר יצחק מינצ'וק
Yizhaq Minchuk is a Senior Lecturer in the Industrial Engineering and Management Department at the SCE – Shamoon College of Engineering. He received his BSc in Mathematics and MSc, PhD in Industrial Engineering from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. His current research interests are Game theory, Auction Theory and Contests Theory
2009-2013 Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering and Management, Ben- Gurion University of the Negev, Israel. Dissertation title: Models of Asymmetric Auctions. Advisers: Prof. Gavious, A.
2007-2009 M.Sc. in Industrial Engineering and Management, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel. Dissertation title: Revenue comparison in asymmetric first price and second price auction with asymptotic tools. Advisers: Prof. Gavious, A.
2003-2007 B.Sc. in Mathematics, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel.
The current research plans are developing new models using game theoretical tools in field of Auctions, Contests and Public Policy.
Minchuk, Y & Sela, A, Prebidding First-Price Auctions with and without Head Starts, Mathematical Social Sciences, accepted.
Mizrahi, S & Minchuk, Y, Performance Management in a Decentralized Setting: Monitoring and Gaming in the Financial Services Industry, Managerial and Decision Economics, accepted.
Minchuk, Y & Mizrahi, S, 2017, The (In) Effectiveness of Procurement Auctions in the Public Sector, Applied Economics Letters, vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 247-249.
Minchuk, Y & Sela, A, 2014, All-pay auctions with certain and uncertain prizes, Games and Economic Behavior, vol. 88, 130-134 .
Minchuk, Y, 2014, Aggressive Bidding of Weak Bidders in All-Pay Auction, Economics Bulletin, vol. 34, no. 3, pp. 1665-1668.
Gavious, A. & Minchuk, Y, 2014, Revenue in Contests with Many Participants, Operations Research Letters, vol. 42, no. 2, 119-122.
Gavious, A. & Minchuk, Y, 2014, Ranking Asymmetric Auctions, International Journal of Game Theory, vol. 43, no .2, pp. 369-393.
Minchuk, Y, 2013, Low and High Types of Bidders in Asymmetric Auctions with A General Utility Function, Economics Bulletin, vol. 33, no. 2, pp. 1328-1332.
Gavious, A. & Minchuk, Y, 2012, A Note on Effect of Asymmetry on Revenue in Second-Price Auction, International Game Theory Review, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 1-8.
Gavious, A, Mizrahi, S, Shani, Y, & Minchuk, Y, 2009, The Costs of Industrial Accidents for the Organization: Developing Methods and Tools for Evaluation and Cost-Benefit Analysis of Investment in Safety. Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 22, no. 4, pp. 434-438.
Since 2012 B.Sc. programs. Principles of Probability , Statistic Inference, Applied Statistics, Game Theory, Designing experiments. SCE - Shamoon College of Engineering, Israel.
Since 2012 M.Sc. programs, Strategies in Auctions and Contests, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel.
2012- 2013 M.B.A. programs, Strategies in Auctions and Contests, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel.
2007-2013 B.Sc programs, Quantitative Methods, Introduction to Statistics, Introduction to Operations Research, Production Planning and Control, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel.