William D Sudderth

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley, CA, 1967.
  • B.S.: Mathematics, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 1963.


  • stochastic games
  • probability theory
  • foundations of statistics
Research & Professional Activities

Professional Activities

  • Fellow, Institute of Mathematical Statistics:
  • Member, International Statistics Institute:
  • A. Maitra, W. Sudderth (1996).Discrete Gambling and Stochastic Games . Springer
  • R. Purves and W. Sudderth (2010). Big vee: The story of a function, an algorithm, and three mathematical worlds. Sankhya Series A 72 37-63.
  • M.L. Eaton and W.D. Sudderth (2010). Invariance of posterior distributions under reparametrization. Sankhya Series A 72 101-118.
  • R. Purves and W. Sudderth (2011). Perfect information games with upper semicontinuous payoffs. Mathematics of Operations Research 36 468-473.
  • I. Karatzas, M. Shubik, W. Sudderth (2011). Financial control of a competitive economy with public goods but without randomness. Journal of Public Economic Theory 13 503-537.