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Economic Theory Workshop

Department of Economics, University of Warwick

Economic Theory Workshop, May 26-27, 2011


(All talks will be held in Room S2.79, Social Science Building)

MAY 26

9.10 Welcome

9.15 -10.15: Peyton Young (0xford): “The Dynamics of Social Innovation

10.15-11.15 : Ennio Stacchetti (NYU) :”One-sided Uncertainty and Delay in Reputational Bargaining

11.15-11.45: Coffee Break

11.45-12.45: Christophe Chamley (Boston University) “Demands creates its own supply

12.45-2.00 : Lunch

2.00-3.00: Sanjeev Goyal (Cambridge) “Competitive contagion in networks”

3.00-4.00: Debraj Ray (NYU) - “Poverty and Self-Control”

4.00-.4.30: Coffee Break

4.30-5.30 : Asher Wolinsky (Northwestern) “Search With Asymmetric Information”

5.30-6.30 : Philip Reny (Chicago) – Sequential Equilibria of Games with Infinite Sets of Types and Actions

7.00: Drinks and dinner in Scarman House


MAY 27

9.30-10.30: Elchanan Ben-Porat (Hebrew University) “Optimal allocations with costly state verification"

10.30-11.30: Philippe Jehiel (Paris School of Economics) – “Reputation with Analogical Reasoning”

11.30-12.00: Coffee Break

12.00-1.00: Muhamet Yildiz (MIT) “A Structure Theorem for Rationalizability in Infinite-horizon Games”.

1.00-2.30 : Lunch

2.30-3.30: Benny Moldovanu (Bonn) – “Bayesian and Dominant Strategy implementation Revisited

3.30-4.30: Hamid Sabourian (Cambridge) – “Efficient Repeated Implementation

Programme (PDF Document)