Irene is an assistant professor in Management Science & Engineering at Stanford University. Her research is on designing matching markets and assignment processes to improve market outcomes, with a focus on public sector applications and socially responsible operations research. She is also interested in mechanism design for social good and graph theory.

Academic Appointments

Stanford Advisees

All Publications

  • Optimizing strategies for post-disaster reconstruction of school systems RELIABILITY ENGINEERING & SYSTEM SAFETY Alisjahbana, I., Graur, A., Lo, I., Kiremidjian, A. 2022; 219
  • Simple and Approximately Optimal Contracts for Payment for Ecosystem Services MANAGEMENT SCIENCE Li, W. D., Ashlagi, I., Lo, I. 2022
  • Explaining a Potential Interview Match for Graduate Medical Education. Journal of graduate medical education Wapnir, I., Ashlagi, I., Roth, A. E., Skancke, E., Vohra, A., Lo, I., Melcher, M. L. 1800; 13 (6): 764-767

    View details for DOI 10.4300/JGME-D-20-01422.1

    View details for PubMedID 35070086

  • Invitation to Participate in the ACM Conference on Equity and Access in Algorithms, Mechanisms, and Optimization (EAAMO'21) SI GECOM EXCHANGES Abebe, R., Lo, I., Stoica, A. 2021; 19 (1): 10-11
  • The Cutoff Structure of Top Trading Cycles in School Choice REVIEW OF ECONOMIC STUDIES Leshno, J. D., Lo, I. 2021; 88 (4): 1582-1623
  • Decentralized Matching in a Probabilistic Environment Proceedings of the 22nd ACM Conference on Economics and Computation Jeloudar, M. Y., Lo, I., Pollner, T., Saberi, A. 2021

    View details for DOI 10.1145/3465456.3467652

  • Dynamic Matching in School Choice: Efficient Seat Reassignment After Late Cancellations MANAGEMENT SCIENCE Feigenbaum, I., Kanoria, Y., Lo, I., Sethuraman, J. 2020; 66 (11): 5341–61
  • Benefits of an interview match for breast fellowship positions Wapnir, I., Lo, I., Roth, A., Ashlagi, I., Melcher, M. SPRINGER. 2019: 279–80