This workshop meets every Tuesday at 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. in SHFE 112. For questions please contact Ada Barbosa (Workshop in Economic Theory coordinator) or Sofia Bianchini (Applied Theory Workshop coordinator).
Srihari Govindan, Rochester University
"On the Existence of Equilibria in Bayesian Allocation-Mechanisms"
David Dillenberger, University of Pennsylvania
"Group-Shift and the Consensus Effect"
Gabriel Carroll, Stanford University
"Information Games and Robust Trading Mechanisms"
Heski Bar-Isaac, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management
"Adverse Selection, Efficiency and the Structure of Information"
Tomasz Sadzik, UCLA
"Robust Mechanism Design of Exchange"
Gonzalo Cisternas, MIT Sloan
"Ratings-Based Price Discrimination"
Yonatan Aumann, Bar Ilan University
"An Axiomatic Foundation for the Theory of Risk Aversion with Applications"
November 10 - SPECIAL MEETING 1:00-2:30pm in SHFE 112
Sergiu Hart, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
"Smooth Calibration, Leaky Forecasts, Finite Recall, and Nash Dynamics"
Elliot Lipnowski and Doron Ravid, Department of Economics, University of Chicago
"Cheap Talk with Transparent Motives"
Dan Barron, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
"Optimal Agents with a Risk-Taking Agent"
Kfir Eliaz, Tel Aviv University
"The Silent Treatment"
Anqi Li, Washington University in St. Louis
"Optimal Incentive Contract with Endogenous Monitoring Technology"