A cute article that is relevant to the course: marshmellows
prop.pdf Proportional Division- splitting a cake between n people so that everyone gets at least 1/n.
cuts.pdf How many cuts do you need?
linval.pdf Using Linear Programming to do Cake Cutting
3lintalk.pdf SLIDES for using linear programming to do cake cutting-- an example.
unfair.pdf Splitting a cake amount two people with an agreed apon unfair ratio.
Andrew-Lohr-Paper-On-Unfair-Div.pdf Andrew Lohr, a student of mine, proved that there are cases where unfair division can take VERY FEW cuts. Optional.
envyfree.pdf Envy-Free protocol for and for .
movingknife.pdf Using continous techniques for cake cutting protocols.
cheesecaketalk.pdf How WE split a cheesecake in class for real.
auction.pdf Auctions are another way to share a good- whats a good bid?
pirates.pdf How to Pirates split the loot?
INTEREST TO THE BASKETABALL ONES: An article on the Knicks and Nets trying to out-do each other by buying superstars: Knicks-VS-Nets
ALSO OF INTEREST TO THE FOOTBALL ONE: An article on Football and how its mostly taxpayers bearing many of the expensese-- which may explain why the owners do not want to open up their books: football-is-a-scam
ALSO OF INTEREST TO THE FOOTBALL ONE: An excerpt from the book LEAGUE OF DENIAL about the NFL denying that concussions were caused by playing and/or were that bad for you. Really chilling- they did what the Tobacco companies did- produced their own bogus research to back up their claims. football-concussions