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2012-2013 Theory Workshops

2012-2013 Coordinators: Ronen Gradwohl and Willemien Kets

Wednesdays 3:30-5:00 pm
Location: Jacobs G43

09/26/12
Simon Board
UCLA
Competitive Insurance Markets with Limited Commitment (with Moritz Meyer-ter-Vehn)
Abstract
Research Page

10/03/12
Amanda Friedenberg
Arizona State University
Bargaining under Strategic Uncertainty
Research Page

10/10/12

Geoffroy De Clippel
Brown University
Behavioral Implementation
Abstract
Research Page

10/17/12

Jacob Leshno
Microsoft Research
Dynamic Matching in Overloaded Systems
Abstract
Research Page

10/23/2012
SPECIAL SEMINAR
1:00-2:30PM
Jacobs 387

Simone Galperti

PhD Student, NU WCAS Economics Dept.
Commitment, Flexibility, and Optimal Screening of Time Inconsistency
Abstract
Research Page
10/24/12

Balázs Szentes
University of Chicago
Spontaneous Discrimination (with Marcin Peski)
Abstract
Research Page

10/31/12

Marek Pycia
UCLA
Ordinal Efficiency, Fairness, and Incentives
in Large Markets
(with Qingmin Liu)
Abstract
Research Page

11/07/12

Vasiliki Skreta
New York University
Selling Through Referrals (with Daniele Condorelli and Andrea Galeotti)
Abstract
Research Page

11/14/12

David Miller
University of California, San Diego
Enforcing Cooperation in Networked Societies (with S. Nageeb Ali)
Abstract
Research Page

11/21/12

Thanksgiving

11/28/12
Aldo Rustichini
University of Minnesota
A Neuronal Theory of the Decision Process (with Camillo Padoi-Schoppa)
Abstract
Research Page
12/05/12

Yusufcan Masatlioglu
University of Michigan
Revealed Willpower (with Daisuke Nakajima and Emre Ozdenoren)
Abstract
Research Page

02/26/2013

SPECIAL SEMINAR
Accounting Dept.  seminar room (6234 Jacobs)
3:30-5:00pm
David Cesarini

New York University

The Promises and Pitfalls of Genoeconomics
Abstract
Research Page

04/03/13
ROOM CHANGE: Andersen 3245
Ariel Rubinstein

University of Tel Aviv
A Model of Persuasion with Boundedly Rational Agents (with Jacob Glazer)
Abstract
Research Page
04/10/13
Ennio Stacchetti
New York University
Agency Models with Frequent Actions (with Tomasz Sadzik)
Abstract
Research Page
04/17/13
Flavio Toxværd
University of Cambridge
The Optimal Control of Infectious Diseases via Prevention and Treatment (with Robert Rowthorn)
Abstract
Research Page
04/24/13
Klaus Schmidt
University of Munich
Loss Aversion and Ex Post Inefficient Renegotiation (with Fabian Herweg)
Abstract
Research Page
05/01/13

Antonio Penta
University of Wisconsin
Strategic Thinking and the Incentives to Reason
Research Page

05/08/13
Drew Fudenberg
Harvard University
Recursive Stochastic Choice (with Tomasz Strzalecki)
Abstract
Research Page
05/15/13
NEMMERS PRIZE CONFERENCE - NO SEMINAR
05/22/13

Hal Varian
Chief Economist at Google
SCHWARTZ LECTURE SPEAKER
ALLEN CENTER 5:45PM

Predicting the Present with Search Engine Data

05/29/13

V. Bhaskar
University College London
The Ratchet Effect Re-examined: A Learning Perspective
Abstract
Research Page

06/05/13

Marcin Pęski
University of Toronto
Local stability of stationary equilibrium (with Balazs Szentes)
Abstract

Research Page

2011-2012 Theory Workshops

2011-2012 Coordinators: Tai-Wei Hu and Asher Wolinsky

09/21/11

Larry Epstein
Boston University
Bayesian inference and non-Bayesian prediction and choice: foundations and an application to entry games with multiple equilibria (with Kyoungwon Seo)
Research Page

09/28/11

Pietro Ortoleva
California Institute of Technology
Objective Probabilities as Ambiguous Objects: Allais, Ellsberg, and Hedging (with Mark Dean)
Abstract
Research Page

10/05/11
Wolfgang Pesendorfer
Princeton University
Behavioral Competitive Equilibrium and Extreme Prices (with Faruk Gul and Tomasz Strzalecki)
Abstract
Research Page
10/12/11

Leeat Yariv
California Institute of Technology
Collective Dynamic Choices: The Nessity of Time Inconsistency (with Matthew O. Jackson)
Abstract
Research Page

10/19/11

Susan Athey
Harvard University
Peaches, Lemons, and Cookies: Designing Auction Markets with Dispersed Information (with I. Abraham, M. Babaioff, and M. Grubb)
Abstract
Research Page

10/26/11

Atila Abdulkadiroglu
Duke University
Generalized Matching for School Choice
Abstract
Research Page

11/02/11

Andrew Postlewaite
University of Pennsylvania
Mental Processes and Decision Making (with Olivier Compte)
Abstract
Research Page

11/9/11

Erik Eyster
London School of Economics
An Approach To Asset-Pricing Under Incomplete and Diverse Perceptions (with Michele Piccione)
Abstract
Research Page

11/16/11

Fuhito Kojima
Stanford University
Promoting School Competition Through School Choice: A Market Design Approach (with John William Hatfield and Yusuke Narita)
Abstract
Research Page

11/23/11

Thanksgiving

11/30/11
Michael Schwarz
Yahoo Research

Many to Many Matching and the case of Pricing and Efficiency in the Market for IP Addresses
Abstract
Research Page
01/11/12

Special seminar
Jacobs 561
Alex Belloni

Duke University
Approximate Group Context Tree: applications to dynamic programming and dynamic choice models (with Roberto I. Oliveira)
Abstract
Research Page

03/27/12
STUDENT ONLY SEMINAR
12:00-1:30; Jacobs G36
Ran Spiegler

Tel Aviv University and University College London
Markets with Boundedly Rational Consumers: Competition and Obfuscation

Powerpoint slides
Abstract
Research Page
03/28/12
Ran Spiegler
Tel Aviv University and University College London
Reference Dependence and Labor-Market Fluctuations
(with Kfir Eliaz)
Abstract
Slides
Research Page
04/04/12
Tymofiy Mylovanov
University of Pennsylvania
Mechanism Design by an Informed Principal: the Quasi-Linear Private-Values Case (with Thomas Troeger)
Abstract
Research Page
04/11/12
In-Koo Cho
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Dynamic Lemon’s Problem
Abstract
Paper
Research Page
04/18/12
Sylvain Chassang
Princeton University
Calibrated Incentive Contracts
Abstract
Research Page
04/25/12

Sergiu Hart
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Comparing and Measuring Risks
Abstract:  Three approaches -- ordinal, operational, and axiomatic -- to objectively measure the riskiness of gambles (risky assets)
Based on Three Papers:

An Operational Measure of Riskiness (with Dean Foster)
Comparing Risks by Acceptance and Rejection (with Dean Foster)
A Wealth-Requirement Axiomatization of Riskiness (with Dean Foster)
Research Page

05/01/12
SPECIAL SEMINAR
Sonia Jaffe,
Harvard University
561 Jacobs, 3:45-4:45PM
What Happens when Transfers are Added to a Matching Market? (with Scott Kominers)
Abstract
Research Page
05/02/12
Jean Tirole
SCHWARTZ LECTURE SPEAKER
ALLEN CENTER 5:45PM
"Laws and Norms"

Research Page
05/09/12
Vijay Krishna
Penn State University
Majority Rule and Utilitarian Welfare (with John Morgan)
Abstract
Research Page
05/16/12
Eric Budish
University of Chicago
Strategyproofness in the Large as a Desideratum for Market Design (with Eduardo Azevedo)
Abstract
Research Page
05/23/12
David Pearce
NYU, Department of Economics
Reputational Bargaining with Asymmetric Information
Abstract
Research Page
05/30/12
Qingmin Liu
Columbia University
Matching with Incomplete Information
Abstract
Research Page

2010-2011 Theory Workshops

2010-2011 Coordinators: Yuval Salant and Bruno Strulovici

 

09/22/10

David Rahman
University of Minnesota
But Who Will Monitor the Monitor?
Abstract
Research Page

09/29/10

David McAdams
Duke University
Performance and Turnover in a Stochastic Partnership
Abstract
Research Page

10/06/10

David Dillenberger
University of Pennsylvania
Disappointment Cycles (with Kareen Rozen)
Abstract
Research Page

10/13/10

Elchanan Ben Porath
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Implementation with Partial Provability (with Bart Lipman)
Research Page

10/20/10

Yeon-Koo Che
Columbia University
Designing Random Allocation Mechanisms: Theory and Applications (with Eric Budish, Fuhito Kojima and Paul Milgrom)
Abstract
Research Page

10/26/10
SPECIAL SEMINAR
Tuesday, Oct. 26, 12:10-1:10pm, **G42** Jacobs
Umberto Garfagnini

PhD student, NU Kellogg MEDS Dept.

Learning Through Delegated Experimentation
Research Page
10/27/10

Rann Smorodinsky
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Approximately Optimal Mechanism Design via Differential Privacy (with Kobbi Nissim and Moshe Tennenholtz)
Abstract
Research Page

11/03/10

Kfir Eliaz
Brown University
Reason-Based Choice: A Bargaining Rationale for the Attraction and Compromise Effects (with Geoffroy de Clippel)
Abstract
Research Page

11/10/10

Bruno Biais
Toulouse University
Trading and Liquidity with Limited Cognition (with Pierre Olivier Weill)
Abstract
Slides
Research Page

11/17/10

Yves Zenou
Stockholm University
A Dynamic Model of Network Formation with Strategic Interactions (with Michael Konig and Claudio Tessone)
Abstract
Research Page

11/24/10

Thanksgiving

12/01/10

Axel Anderson
Georgetown University
Dynamic Deception
Abstract
Research Page

03/16/11
Fernando Vega-Redondo
European University Institute, Florence
Social networks, institutions, and the process of "globalization" (with Georg Duernecker)
Abstract
Research Page
03/30/11
Dirk Bergemann
Yale University
Robust Predictions in Games with Incomplete Information (with Stephen Morris)
Abstract
Slides
Research Page
04/06/11
Peyton Young      
Oxford University
Learning Efficient Nash Equilibria in Distributed Systems (with Bary S.R. Pradelski)
Abstract
Research Page
04/13/11
Andrzej Skrzypacz
ROOM CHANGE: G03 JACOBS
Stanford GSB
Selling Information (with Johannes Hörner)
Abstract
Research Page
04/20/11
Stephan Lauermann 
University of Michigan
Common Value Auctions with Bid Solicitation (with Asher Wolinsky)
Abstract
Research Page
04/26/11
SPECIAL SEMINAR
ROOM CHANGE: JACOBS G05
Daron Acemoglu, MIT
History, expectations and leadership in the evolution of cooperation (with Matthew Jackson)
Abstract
Research Page

04/27/11

Nancy Schwartz Lecture
Daron Acemoglu, MIT
5:00 pm
Jacobs G40 (Louis Stern Room)
Why Nations Fail
Research Page

05/04/11
Françoise Forges
Université Paris Dauphine
Implementation of Communication Equilibria by Correlated Cheap Talk: the Two-Player Case (with
Péter Vida)
Abstract
Research Page
05/11/11

ROOM CHANGE: 3245 ANDERSEN
Kareen Rozen
Yale University
Optimally Empty Promises (with David Miller)
Research Page

Tues, 05/18/11
Andrew Caplin mini-course
12:00-1:15, Jacobs G43
Anxiety or Surprise? The Need for Data Enrichment
Reading List
05/18/11
Andrew Caplin mini-course
12:00-1:15, Jacobs G43
The Axiomatic Approach to Enriched Choice Data: Two Examples
Reading List
05/18/11
Andrew Caplin
ROOM CHANGE: JACOBS G42
New York University
The Axiomatic Approach to Enriched Choice Data: Two Examples
Research Page
Thurs, 05/19/11
Andrew Caplin mini-course
9:30-10:45, Jacobs G166
Mis-perception and Stochastic Choice: Theory and Tests
Reading List
05/25/11

Larry Samuelson   
Yale University
Dynamics of Inductive Inference in a Unified Framework (with Itzhak Gilboa and David Schmeidler)
Abstract
Research Page

06/01/11
Mariagiovanna Baccara
Washington University
Similarity and Polarization in Groups (with Leeat Yariv)
Abstract
Research Page
 
2009-2010 Theory Workshops
Coordinators: Antoine Loeper and Wioletta Dziuda
09/23/09

Eyal Winter
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Mental Equilibrium and Rational Emotions
Research Page

09/30/09

Benny Moldovanu
Bonn University
Optimal Search, Learning, and Implementation
(with Alex Gershkov)
ABSTRACT
Research Page

10/07/09

Stephen Morris
Princeton University
Strategic Distinguishability (with Dirk Bergemann and Satoru Takahashi)
DRAFT
SLIDES
Research Page

10/14/09

Dov Samet
Tel Aviv University
The sure-thing principle and independence of irrelevant knowledge
ABSTRACT
Research Page

10/21/09

Tomasz Sadzik
New York University
Dynamic Incentive Accounts
(with A. Edmans, X. Gabaix, and Y. Sannikov)
ABSTRACT
Appendix
Research Page

10/28/09

Peter Cramton
University of Maryland
Spectrum Auction Design
ABSTRACT
Research Page

11/04/09
SPECIAL SEMINAR (12:10-1:10)
ROOM CHANGE: JACOBS G44
Claudia Neri
PhD Student, NU WCAS Economics Dept.
Strategic Thinking and Subjective Expectations in a Double Auction Experiment
ABSTRACT
11/4/09

Dept. wide seminar

11/11/09

Navin Kartik
Columbia University
Advising on Alternatives: Pandering to Persuade (joint with Yeon-Koo Che and Wouter Dessein)
Research Page

11/18/09

Matthew Jackson
Stanford University
Social Capital and Social Quilts:  Network Patterns of Favor Exchange
Research Page

11/25/09

THANKSGIVING

12/02/09

ROOM CHANGE: JACOBS 276
Philipp Sadowski
Duke University
Conditional Preference for Flexibility: Eliciting Beliefs from Behavior
ABSTRACT
Research Page

03/17/10

ROOM CHANGE: JACOBS 276
Moritz Meyer-ter-Vehn
UCLA
Reputation for Quality (with Simon Board)

ABSTRACT
SLIDES
Research Page

03/31/10

Joel Sobel
University of California, San Diego
Effective Communication in Cheap-Talk Games
(with Navin Kartik)
Abstract
Research Page

04/07/10

Sylvain Chassang
Princeton University
Robustness to Incomplete Information in Repeated Games
(with Satoru Takahashi)
Draft
Abstract
Research Page

04/14/10

Tim Roughgarden
ROOM CHANGE: JACOBS 101
Stanford University
Intrinsic Robustness of the Price of Anarchy
Abstract
Research Page

04/21/10

John Quah
Oxford University
Aggregating the single crossing property: theory and applications to comparative statics and Bayesian games
(with Bruno Strulovici)
Abstract
Research Page

04/28/10

Emir Kamenica
University of Chicago
Bayesian Persuasion (with Matthew Gentzkow)
Abstract
Research Page

05/05/10

Philipp Kircher
University of Pennsylvania
Sorting and Decentralized Price Competition
(with Jan Eeckhout)
Abstract
Research Page

05/12/10

David Ahn
University of California, Berkeley
Combinatorial Voting (with Santiago Oliveros)
Abstract
Research Page

05/17/10 Special seminar (Political Economy series)
MEDS 561: 12:15 - 1:30pm
Sivan Frenkel

Math Center Pre-doc
Research Page
05/19/10

John Hatfield
Stanford University
Matching in Networks with Bilateral Contracts
(with Scott Duke Kominers)
Abstract
Research Page

05/26/10

Nancy Schwartz Lecture
Alvin Roth, Harvard University
Market Design
Research Page
5:00 pre-lecture reception; 5:45 Lecture
Allen Center, Tribune Auditorium

06/2/10

TIME CHANGE: 12:10-1:40
Muhamet Yildiz
MIT
Public Disagreement
Abstract
Research Page

2008-2009 Theory Workshops
Coordinators: Todd Sarver and Ron Siegel

09/24/08

Rani Spiegler
University College London
Consideration Sets and Competitive Marketing
Research Page

10/01/08

Michihiro Kandori
University of Tokyo
Weakly Belief-Free Equilibria in Repeated Games with Private Monitoring
Research Page

10/07/08

SPECIAL SEMINAR: 12:00-1:00
ROOM CHANGE: 561 Jacobs
Nick Netzer
University of Zurich
Competition without Commitment
ABSTRACT
Research Page

10/08/08

Jakub Steiner
University of Edinburgh
Reversibility in Dynamic Coordination Problems (with Eugen Kovac, Bonn University)
Research Page

10/15/08

Yeon-Koo Che
Columbia University
Expanding "Choice" in School Choice (with Atila Abdulkadiroglu and Yosuke Yasuda)
Paper; Slides

Research Page

10/21/08
SPECIAL SEMINAR
12:10-1:10 pm
Serra Boranbay
Ph D Student, NU Kellogg MEDS Dept.
Sequential and Simultaneous Budget Making Under Different Voting Rules
Part One; Part Two
10/22/08

Paul Milgrom
Stanford University
Assignment Exchanges
Research Page

10/29/08

Gil Kalai
Hebrew University and Yale University
Social Choice - Information, Power, Indeterminacy, and Chaos
Abstract

Research Page

11/05/08

Luis Rayo
University of Chicago
Optimal Information Disclosure (with Ilya Segal)
Research Page

11/12/08

Andrea Prat
London School of Economics
Endogenous Communication in Complex Organizations
Abstract
Research Page

11/19/08

Piero Gottardi
University 'Ca' Foscari
Markets for Information: Of Inefficient Firewalls and Efficient Monopolies
Abstract
Research Page

12/03/08

Marek Pycia
ROOM CHANGE: 165 Jacobs
UCLA
A Theory of House Allocation and Exchange Mechanisms
Abstract
Research Page

03/11/09

Silvio Micali
MIT
Resilient and Equilibrium-Less Mechanism Design
Abstract
Research Page

04/01/09

Massimo Marinacci
Collegio Carlo Alberto
Uncertainty Averse Preferences
Research Page

04/08/09

Ignacio Esponda
NYU Stern
Information aggregation, learning, and non-strategic behavior in voting environments (with Demain Pouzo)
Research Page

04/15/09
Nancy Schwartz lecture: 5:00-6:00pm
G40 Jacobs (Stern classroom)
Drew Fudenberg
Harvard University
Learning in Games
Research Page
04/22/09

Yossi Feinberg
Stanford University
Games with Unawareness
Research Page

04/29/09

Tore Ellingsen
Stockholm School of Economics
When Does Communication Improve Coordination?
ABSTRACT
Research Page

05/06/09

William Fuchs
University of Chicago
Dividing and Discarding: A Procedure for Taking Decisions with Non-transferable Utility (with Vinicius Carrasco)
ABSTRACT
Research Page

05/12/09
SPECIAL SEMINAR: 1:00-2:30
STUDENTS ONLY
ROOM: G43 Jacobs

David Levine
Washington University
Repeated Games in Continuous Time
Research Page

05/13/09

David Levine
Washington University
Self Control, Risk Aversion, and the Allais Paradox
(with Drew Fudenberg)
ABSTRACT
Research Page

05/20/09
Department-wide seminar this week
05/27/09
Brendan Daley
ROOM CHANGE: JACOBS G44
Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
Waiting for News in the Dynamic Market for Lemons
ABSTRACT
Research Page

06/03/09
Marzena J. Rostek
University of Wisconsin
Dynamic Thin Markets
ABSTRACT
Research Page

06/10/09
no seminar - exam week

 

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2007-2008 Theory Workshops

2007-2008 Coordinator: Jonathan Weinstein

09/26/07

Ronny Razin
London School of Economics
A Theory of Religious Organizations
Research Page

10/03/07
Chiaki Hara
Kyoto University
Heterogeneous impatience in a continuous-time
10/10/07
Yair Tauman
State University of New York at Stony Brook
A Strategic Analysis of the War Against Terror (with Eva Carceles Poveda)
Research Page
10/17/07
Ronen Gradwohl
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
Partial Exposure in Large Games
Research Page
10/24/07
Andrea Wilson
New York University
Sustainable Reputations with Finite Memory (with Mehmet Ekmekci)
10/31/07

Philippe Jehiel
Paris-Jourdan Sciences Economiques (PSE)
Manipulative auction design and
Learning Spillover and Analogy-Based
Expectations: A Multi-Game Experiment

Research Page

11/07/07
Hao Li
University of Toronto
Delay in Strategic Information Aggregation (with Ettore Damiano and Wing Suen)
Research Page
11/14/07
Simon Board
University of Toronto
Relational Contracts with on-the-job Search
Research Page
11/28/07
David McAdams
MIT Sloan
Dynamics in an Evolving Partnership
Research Page
12/05/07
Eduardo Faingold
Yale University
Uniform Topologies on Types and Strategic Convergence (with Alfredo Di Tillio)
Research Page
02/20/08
Drew Fudenberg
ROOM CHANGE: ANDERSEN 3245 (Economics Dept. seminar room)
Harvard University
Repeated Games with Frequent Observations
Research Page
02/27/08
Nikolai Kukushkin
ROOM CHANGE: ANDERSEN 3245 (Economics Dept. seminar room)
Russian Academy of Science
Best response adaptation under dominance solvability

Research Page
04/02/08

Carlos Alós-Ferrer
University of Konstanz
The Logit-Response Dynamics
Research Page

04/08/08
Graduate Students only Seminar
ROOM: JACOBS G42
Faruk Gul

Princeton University
Ambiguity, Uncertainty and Risk
Research Page
04/09/08
Faruk Gul
Princeton University
A Theory of Measurable Ambiguity
Research Page
04/15/08

SPECIAL SEMINAR
Mihai Manea
Harvard University
Bargaining on Networks
Research Page

04/16/08
Leonardo Felli
London School of Economics
Common Law or Civil Law? Optimal Design of Legal Regimes (with Luca Anderlini and Alessandro Riboni)
Research Page
04/23/08
Phil Reny
University of Chicago
On the Existence of Monotone Pure Strategy Equilibria in Bayesian Games
Research Page
04/30/08
Balazs Szentes
University of Chicago
Definable and Contractible Contracts
Research Page
05/06/08

SPECIAL SEMINAR
TIME CHANGE: 12:10-1:10
Tilman Borgers
University of Michigan
When are Signals Complements or Substitutes?
(with Daniel Krahmer and Angel Hernando-Veciana)
Research Page

05/07/08
Adam Szeidl
University of California, Berkeley
Trust and Social Collateral (with Markus Mobius)
Research Page
05/14/08
Dilip Mookherjee
Boston University
Mechanism Design with Costly Communication: Implications for Decentralization (with Masatoshi Tsumagari)

Research Page
05/21/08
Lones Smith
ROOM CHANGE: Jacobs G44
University of Michigan
Optimal Dynamic Contests (with Giuseppe Moscarini)

Research Page
05/28/08
No theory seminar:
Nancy Schwarz Memorial Lecture
5:00pm, Jacobs G40
Roger Myerson, University of Chicago
On the Foundations of Social Institutions
  
06/04/08
Marcin Peski
University of Chicago
Decomposition of Uncertainty in Invariant Distributions
ABSTRACT
Research Page

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2006-2007
2006-2007 Coordinator: Alp Atakan
09/20/06

Chris Chambers
Cal Tech
Bayesian Consistent Prior Selection (with Takashi Hayash)
Research Page

09/27/06

Uzi Segal
Boston College
Calibration results for non expected utility theories

Research Page

10/04/06
David Martimort
Universite des Sciences Sociales de Toulouse
Research Page
Mechanism Design Under Private Communication
10/11/06
Joe Halpern
Cornell University, CS Dept
Distributed Computing Meets Game Theory:
Robust Mechanisms for Secret Sharing and Implementations With Cheap Talk
10/18/06
Federico Echenique
Caltech

Supermodularity is not Falsifiable
   
10/25/06
Bernard Caillaud
Paris Jourdan Sciences Economiques
Consensus Building: How to persuade a group
11/01/06
Pino Lopomo
Duke University
Efficient Mechanisms for Mergers and Acquisitions
Research Page
11/08/06
Andreas Blume
Pittsburgh University
Noisy Talk
Research Page
11/15/06
Jan Eeckhout
University of Pennsylvania
Local supermodularity and unique assortative matching

Research Page
11/22/06
Thanksgiving - No Seminar
11/29/06
Jacobs G44
Haluk Ergin
MIT

A Unique Costly Contemplation Representation (with Todd Sarver, NU)
Research Page
12/06/06
Salvatore Piccolo
University of Salerno
The Strategic Value of Incomplete
Contracts for Competing Hierarchies
(with D. Martimort)
Research Page
03/28/07
Navin Kartik
University of California- San Diego

A Theory of Momentum in Sequential Voting
Research Page
04/04/07
Douglas Gale
New York University
Trading Networks

Research Page
04/11/07
Peyton Young
The Brookings Institution

Innovation Diffusion in Heterogeneous Populations
Research Page
04/18/07
Fabio Maccheroni
Università Bocconi - Milan
 
Preliminary Title: Social Decision Theory: choosing in and between groups
Research Page
04/25/07
Efe Ok
New York University

Reference-Dependent Rational Choice Theory and the Attraction Effect
Research Page
TIME CHANGE (due to Nancy Schwartz Memorial Lecture): New Time- 3:00-4:30
ROOM CHANGE: New Room: Jacobs G03
05/02/07
Larry Samuelson
University of Wisconsin- Madison

Pricing in Matching Markets
Research Page
05/09/07

Hector Chade
Arizona State University

Repeated Games with Present-Biased Preferences
NEW ROOM FOR RECEPTION AFTERWARDS:
547 Jacobs (Staff Lounge)

(due to Kellogg photo shoot in
Jacobs)
Research Page

05/16/07
Tristan Tomala
University Paris-Dauphine

Correlation and authentication in repeated games with monitoring network
Research Page
05/23/07
Max Amarante
Columbia University
Toward a Rational-Choice Foundation for Non-Additive
Models
Papers Talk Is Based On: Paper 1, Paper 2
ROOM CHANGE: New Room- Jacobs G27
05/30/07
Adam Brandenburger
New York University

How Much Coordination is Possible via Correlation?
Research Page

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2005-2006
May 31
Vasiliki Skreta
UCLA
The Role of Outside Options in Auction Design
Research Page
May 24
Ignacio Palacios-Huerta
Brown University
Experientia Docet: Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments
Research Page
May 17

Jean-Francois Mertens
Université Catholique de Louvain
Intergenerational Equity and the discount rate for Cost-Benefit analysis (with Anna Rubinchik)

May 10
Bill Zame
UCLA
Incentives Contracts and Markets: A General Equilibrium Theory of Firms
May 3

Ilya Segal
Stanford University
Communication and Prices in Economic Mechanisms
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April 26

Sjaak Hurkens
Institute for Economic Analysis (Barcelona)
Dynamic Matching and Bargaining: The Role of Deadlines
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April 19
David Levine
UCLA
The Paradox of Voter Participation: A Laboratory Study (with T. R. Palfrey )
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April 12

Luca Anderlini
Georgetown University
A 'Super' Folk Theorem for Dynastic Repeated (with Dino Gerardi and Roger Lagunoff)
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April 5
David Ahn
University of California at Berkeley
Unawareness and Framing
March 29

Dirk Bergemann
Yale University
Robust Monopoly Pricing (joint with Karl Schlag (European University Institute))
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March 8
Stephen Morris
Princeton University
Robust Implementation: The Case of Direct Mechanisms
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Dec. 7

Wolfgang Pesendorfer
Princeton University
Partison Politics and Aggregation Failure with Ignorant Voters
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Nov. 16
Patrick Bolton
Columbia University
Economics Department-Wide Speaker:
Sovereign debt restructuring and the role of the IMF
Nov. 9
Tymon Tatur
Princeton University
On an Evolutionary Model, an Equilibrium Concept, and Applications
Nov. 2

Daijiro Okada
Rutgers University
Growth of Strategy Sets, Entropy, and Nonstationary Bounded Recal
l

Oct. 26
Luca Rigotti
Duke University
"Uncertainty in Mechanism Design"
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Oct. 19

Sergiu Hart
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Uncoupled Dynamics and Nash Equilibrium
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Oct. 12
Aldo Rustichini
University of Minnesota
Dynamic Variational Preferences
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Oct. 5
Vincent Crawford
University of California, San Diego
"Fatal Attraction: Focality, Naivete, and Sophistication in Experimental 'Hide-and-Seek' Games"
Sept. 28
Itzhak Gilboa
Tel-Aviv University,
"Empirical Similarity and Objective Probabilities"
Sept. 21

Nicola Persico
University of Pennsylvania

"A Rational Theory of Random Crackdowns"
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2004-2005
March 2
March 9

Che-Lin Su
Stanford University
Title of Talk:  Equilibrium Programming and Leader-Follower Games, refers to: 
Computation of Moral-Hazard Problems (with Kenneth L. Judd, Jan. 2005)
Analysis on Forward Market Equilibrium Model (Nov. 2004)
A Sequential NCP Algorithm for Solving Equilibrium Problems with Equilibrium Constraints (Revised Nov. 2004)

March 16
Tadashi Sekiguchi
Kobe University, Japan
The Folk Theorem for Repeated Games with Observation Costs
March 30

Yeon-Koo Che
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Revenue Comparisons for Auctions When Bidders Have Arbitrary Types

April 6
Faruk Gul
Princeton University
The Canonical Type Space for Interdependent Preferences
April 13
April 20
April 27
May 4 
Jing Li
University of Pennsylvania
Unawareness
Appendix
May 11
Ariel Rubinstein
Tel-Aviv University
A Model of Persuasion
May 18
May 25
June 1

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