Microeconomics Theory Workshops - Fall 2013
Workshops are held every Monday (unless otherwise indicated) from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at Rice University, Baker Hall, Room 116, 1st Floor.
Thursday, September 26: Andres Carvajal (Western University)
"On information disclosure in small IPOs"
Monday, October 7: Udara Peiris (Higher School of Economics, Moscow)
"On the Eciency of Nominal GDP Targeting in a Large Open Economy"
Monday, October 21: Siyang Xiong (Rice University)
"The robust selection of rationalizability"
Monday, October 28: Sinan Ertemel (Rice University)
"Welfare Egalitarianism under Uncertainty"
Monday, November 04: Xin Li (Rice University)
"Optimal Fiscal Policy in a General Equilibrium Model of Sovereign Default"
Monday, November 11: Christophe Chamley (Boston University)
"When Demand Creates Its Own Supply: Saving Traps"
Tuesday, November 19: Johannes Horner (Yale University)
Location: Anderson Biological Laboratories 123
"Optimal Design for Social Learning"
Monday, November 25: Jung Sook You (Rice University)
"Optimal VCG Mechanisms to Assign Multiple Bads"
Monday, December 2: Michele Biavati(Rice University)
"Endogenous Social Ties, Heterogeneity and Cooperation"