University of California, Riverside


Economic Theory Fall 2005

Seminars & Colloquia

Economic Theory 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.

Oct 5 David Miller
(UC San Diego)
The dynamic cost of ex post incentive compatibility in repeated games of private information
Oct 12 Tan Guofu
Ratifiability of Efficient Collusive mechanisms in Second-Price Auctions with Participation Costs (with Okan Yilankaya)

Bidding Rings and Winner's Curse
(with Ken Hendricks and Robert Porter)
Oct 19 Cheng-Zhong Qin (UC Santa Barbara) Bid and Guess: A Nested Mechanism for King Solomon's Dilemma
Oct 26 Philip Babcock
Bowling Alone, Revisited: Social Capital and Skill Acquisition
Nov 2 William Branch
(UC Irvine)
Model Uncertainty and Endogenous Volatility (Co-authored with George Evans)
Nov 9 Joseph Wang
(California Institute of Technology)
Is Last Minute Bidding Bad?
Nov 16 Prasanta Pattanaik
Individual rights and liberties in welfare economics: A re-examination
Nov 30 Rajat Deb
(Southern Methodist University)
The Proportionality Principle, the Shapley Value and the Assignment of Heterogeneous objects
Dec 7 TBA  

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