Economic Theory Workshop 2016

We meet on Mondays between 2:30 and 3:45 pm in 1101 International Affairs Building.

Organizers: Marina Halac, Pietro Ortoleva, and Jacob Leshno

Administrative Coordinator: Stephanie Cohen

Economic Theory Workshop Fall 2016 Schedule

DATE SPEAKER
Sept. 12th Hari Govindan
On the existence of Equilinria in Auctions
Sept. 19th Shengwu Li
Obviously Strategy-Proof Mechanisms
Sept. 26th Yingni Guo (PER visitor)
Modes of Persuasion Toward Unanimous Consent
Oct. 3rd Marina Halac
Commitment vs. Flexibility with Costly Verification (with Pierre Yared)
Oct. 10th Ambuj Dewan
Estimating Cost Funcations in Perceptual and Cognitive Process
Oct. 17th Canice Prendegrast
The Allocation of Food to Food Banks
Oct. 24th Teck Yon Tan
Firm Culture and Innovation: The Extrinsic Motivation of Freedom at Work
Oct. 31st Enrico Zanardo
How to Measure Disagreement
Nov. 7th Bard Harstad
Compliance Technology and Self-Enforcing Agreements
Nov. 14th Wolfgang Pesendorfer
Random Evolving Lotteries and Preference for Information (with Faruk Gul and Paulo Natenzon)
Nov. 21st Phlipp Strack
Nov. 28th Vasilis Syrgakis
Dec. 5th  
Dec. 12th Martin Cripps