Economic Theory Seminars Fall 2005
Wednesdays, 4:10-5:30 pm (unless otherwise specified) Sproul Hall 2206 Questions? Contact Taradas Bandyopadhyay .
When available, the papers may be downloaded as pdf files, which can be read or printed using the Acrobat Reader.
|DATE||NAME||TITLE OF PRESENTATION|
|10/5/2005*||David Miller UC San Diego||The dynamic cost of ex post incentive compatibility in repeated games of private information
Ratifiability of Efficient Collusive mechanisms in Second-Price Auctions with Participation Costs
*NOTE:(with Okan Yilankaya)
|10/12/2005*||Tan Guofu USC
*NOTE: (with Ken Hendricks and Robert Porter)
|Bidding Rings and Winner’s Curse|
|10/19/2005||Cheng-Zhong Qin UC Santa Barbara||Bid and Guess: A Nested Mechanism for King Solomon’s Dilemma|
|10/26/2005||Philip Babcock UCR||Bowling Alone, Revisited: Social Capital and Skill Acquisition|
|11/2/2005||William Branch UC Irvine||Model Uncertainty and Endogenous Volatility (Co-authored with George Evans)|
|11/9/2005||Joseph Wang California Institute of Technology||Is Last Minute Bidding Bad?|
|11/16/2005||Prasanta Pattanaik UCR||Individual rights and liberties in welfare economics: A re-examination|
|11/30/2005||Rajat Deb Southern Methodist University||The Proportionality Principle, the Shapley Value and the Assignment of Heterogeneous objects|