Economic Theory 2012

Fall 2012 Schedule

Date Speaker Topic
September 10th Marina Halac Optimal Contracts for Experimentation (with Navin Kartik and Qingmin Liu) 
September 17th Olivier Tercieux Robust Equilibrium Outcomes in Sequential Games under Almost Common Certainty of Payoffs (with Satoru Takahashi)
September 24th Kalyan Chatterjee (PER visitor) Credibility and Strategic Learning in Networks
October 1st Andrzej Skrzypacz (PER vistor) Costs and Benefits of Dynamic Trading in a Lemons Market (with William Fuchs)
October 8th Andrea Attar  Nonexclusive Competition under Adverse Selection (with Thomas Mariotti and Francois Salanie)
October 15th Juan Jose Ganuza Minimizing Errors, Maximizing Incentives: Optimal Court Decisions and the Quality of Evidence (with Fernando Gomez, and Jose Penalva)
October 22nd Youngwoo Koh Decentralized College Admissions
October 29th Stephen Morris Bayes Correlated Equilibrium and Comparing Information Structures
November 5th University Holiday  
November 12th Johannes Horner (PER visitor) Recursive methods in dynamic Bayesian games (with Satoru Takahashi and Nicolas Vieille)
November 19th Mehmet Ekmekci Information in Tender Offers with a Large Shareholder (with Nenad Kos)
November 26th Geoffroy de Clippel Behavioral Implementation
December 3rd Christian Gollier Evaluation of long-dated investments under uncertain growth trend, volatility and catastrophes
December 10th Pietro Ortoleva Allais, Ellsberg, and Preferences for Hedging (with Mark Dean)