Conference on Economic Theory

June 5-6, 2014

Organizer: Larry Samuelson

THURSDAY
8:00 Continental Breakfast
  MORNING CHAIR: Larry Samuelson
9:00 John Hatfield (University of Texas-Austin & McCombs School of Business), “Strategy-Proofness, Investment Efficiency, and Marginal Returns: An Equivalence”
10:00 Break
10:15 Leeat Yariv (CalTech), “On the Efficiency of Stable Matchings in Large Markets”
11:15 Break
11:30 Alex Frankel (University of Chicago-Booth), “Muddled Information”
12:30 Lunch
  AFTERNOON CHAIR: Johannes Hörner
2:00 Ben Golub (Harvard University), “Financial Networks and Contagion”
3:00 Break
3:15 Nabil Al-Najjar (Northwestern University-MEDS), “This Time is Different”
4:15 Break
4:30 Nenad Kos (Università Bocconi), “Tender Offers with a Large Shareholder”
FRIDAY
8:00 Continental Breakfast
  MORNING CHAIR: Eduardo Faingold
9:00 Alexey Kushnir (University of Zurich), “The Geometric Approach to Mechanism Design”
10:00 Break
10:15 Alex Wolizky (Stanford University), “Mechanism Design with Maxmin Agents: Theory and an Application to Bilateral Trade”
11:15 Break
11:30 Jeff Ely (Northwestern University), “Beeps”
12:30 Lunch
  AFTERNOON CHAIR: Kareen Rozen
2:00 Gabriel Carroll (Stanford University), “Robust Incentive Contracting”
3:00 Break
3:15 Navin Kartik (Columbia University), “Contests for Experimentation”
4:15 Break
4:30 Martin Cripps (University College London), “The Value of a Reputation under Imperfect Monitoring”
Participants
Nabil Al-Najjar (Northwestern University-MEDS)
Dirk Bergemann (Yale University)
Daniel Barron (Yale University)
J. Aislinn Bohren (University of Pennsylvania)
Alessandro Bonatti (MIT)
Benjamin Brooks (Princeton University)
Gabriel Carroll (Stanford University)
Dongkyu Chang (Yale University)
Jin-Wook Chang (Yale University)
Xiaohong Chen (Yale University)
Martin Cripps (University College London)
Geoffroy de Clippel (Brown University)
Rahul Deb (University of Toronto)
Jeffrey Ely (Northwestern University)
Eduardo Faingold (Yale University)
Alexander Frankel (University of Chicago-Booth)
Mira Frick (Harvard University)
Drew Fudenberg (Harvard University)
Sambuddha Ghosh (Boston University)
Benjamin Golub (Harvard University)
Yingni Guo (Yale University)
John Hatfield (University of Texas-Austin)
Sander Heinsalu (Yale University)
Johannes Hörner (Yale University)
Sangram Kadam (Harvard University)
Navin Kartik (Columbia University)
Eiichiro Kazumori (University at Buffalo)
Fuhito Kojima (Stanford University)
Scott Kominers (Harvard University)
Nenad Kos (Università Bocconi)
Alexey Kushir (University of Zurich)
Rohit Lamba (Princeton University)
Jonathan Libgober (Harvard University)
Bart Lipman (Boston University)
Jay Lu (Princeton University)
Vitor Farinha Luz (Yale University)
George Mailath (University of Pennsylvania)
Mihai Manea (MIT)
Chiara Margaria (Yale University)
Steven Matthews (University of Pennsylvania)
Konrad Mierendorff (University of Zurich)
Sofia Moroni (Yale University)
Tymofiy Mylovanov (University of Pennsylvania)
Zvika Neeman (Yale University)
Estaban Peralta (Yale University)
Andrew Postlewaite (University of Pennsylvania)
Anne-Katrin Roesler (Yale University)
Larry Samuelson (Yale University)
William Sandholm (University of Wisconsin)
Ricardo Serrano-Padial (Univ. Wisconsin-Madison)
Juuso Toikka (MIT)
Shiva Kumar Venkatraman (Yale University)
Rakesh Vohra (University of Pennsylvania)
Andrea Wilson (New York University)
Alexander Wolitzky (Stanford University)
Yuichi Yamamoto (University of Pennsylvania)
Yariv Leeat (CalTech)