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These seminars are held on Thursdays in term time at 16:00-17:30 in room 32L 3.05 (3rd floor, 32 Lincolns Inn Fields, London), unless specified otherwise. 

Entry is on a first-come first-served basis. No registration is required but places are limited. 

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Thursday  09 June 2016  16:00 - 17:30

Expectations, Networks, and Conventions

Ben Golub (Harvard University) , joint with Stephen Morris, Princeton

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Thursday  02 June 2016  16:00 - 17:30

Revealed Willpower

Emre Ozdenoren (London Business School) , joint with Yusufcan Masatlioglu and Daisuke Nakajima

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Thursday  26 May 2016  16:00 - 17:30

Public protests and policy making

Marco Battaglini (Cornell University)

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Thursday  19 May 2016  16:00 - 17:30

Random Evolving Lotteries and Preference for Intrinsic Information

Wolfgang Pesendorfer (Princeton) , joint with Faruk Gul and Paulo Natenzon

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Thursday  12 May 2016  16:00 - 17:30

Testing the Quantal Response Hypothesis

Kirill Pogorelskiy (University of Warwick) , joint with Emerson Melo and Matthew Shum

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Thursday  05 May 2016  16:00 - 17:30

Auctions with Bidder Solicitation

Stephan Lauermann (Bonn University) , joint with Asher Wolinsky

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Thursday  28 April 2016  16:00 - 17:30

Communication with Evidence in the Lab

Jeanne Hagenbach (Ecole Polytechnique) , joint with Eduardo Perez-Richet

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Thursday  24 March 2016  16:00 - 17:30

Average Choice

Federico Echenique (Caltech) , joint with David Ahn and Kota Saito

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Thursday  17 March 2016  16:00 - 17:30

A Theorem on Bayesian Updating and Applications to Signaling Games

Navin Kartik (Columbia) , joint with Frances Xu Lee and Wing Suen

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Thursday  10 March 2016  16:00 - 17:30

Even up: Maintaining relationships

Larry Samuelson (Yale) , joint with Ennio Stacchetti

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Thursday  03 March 2016  16:00 - 17:30

Robustness and Separation in Multidimensional Screening

Gabriel Carroll (Stanford University)

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Thursday  25 February 2016  16:00 - 17:30

Dynamic Choice with Subjective Information Constraints

Philipp Sadowski (Duke University) , joint with R.V. Krishna and D. Dillenberger

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Thursday  18 February 2016  16:00 - 17:30

Complexity, Correlation and Choice

Andrew Ellis (Department of Economics, LSE) , joint with Michele Piccione (LSE)

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Thursday  17 December 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Informational Size

Andrew Postlewaite (University of Pennsylvania) , joint with Richard P McLean

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Thursday  10 December 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Strategic Gradual Learning and Information Transmission

Alex Frug (University Pompeu Fabra)

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Thursday  03 December 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Delegating Resource Allocations in a Multidimensional World

Simone Galperti (University of California San Diego)

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Thursday  19 November 2015  16:00 - 17:30

First price auctions with general information structures: Implications for bidding and revenue

Ben Brooks (University of Chicago) , joint with Dirk Bergemann and Stephen Morris

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Thursday  12 November 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Coalitional Expected Utility Theory

Efe Ok (New York University) , joint with Kazuhiro Hara and Gil Riella

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Thursday  05 November 2015  16:00 - 17:30

The value of linking: Efficiency and public punishment

Jimmy Hing Chan (Shanghai University of Finance and Economics) , joint with Wenzhang Zhang

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Thursday  29 October 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Collusion in Auctions with Constrained Bids: Theory and Evidence from Public Procurement

Sylvain Chassang (Princeton University) , joint with Juan Ortner

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Thursday  25 June 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Disclosure and Choice

Eddie Dekel (Northwestern) , joint with Elchanan Ben-Porath and Barton L. Lipman

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Thursday  18 June 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Decentralized Bargaining: Efficiency and the Core

Francesco Nava (Economics, LSE) , joint with M Elliott

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Thursday  11 June 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Mechanism design and information disclosure

Takuro Yamashita (Toulouse) , joint with Tong Su

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Thursday  04 June 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Segregation in Education and Labour Market Discrimination: The Role of Peer Beliefs

Gilat Levy (Economics, LSE) , joint with Ronny Razin

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Thursday  28 May 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Strategic Trading in Informationally Complex Environments

Michael Ostrovsky (Stanford University) , joint with Nicolas Lambert and Mikhail Panov

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Thursday  21 May 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Collective Search with Private Information

Aislinn Bohren (University of Pennsylvania) , joint with Nageeb Ali

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Thursday  14 May 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Durability, Deadline, and Election Effects in Bargaining

Alp Simsek (MIT) , joint with Muhamet Yildiz

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Thursday  07 May 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Comparative Measures of Naiveté

Todd Sarver (Duke University) , joint with David S Ahn and Ryota Iijima

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Thursday  30 April 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Sequential equilibrium in multi-stage games with infinite sets of types and actions

Roger Myerson (Chicago University)

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Thursday  19 March 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Beeps

Jeffrey Ely (Northwestern University)

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Thursday  12 March 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Collusion with Private Monitoring and Private Information

Suehyun Kwon (University College London) , joint with Martin Cripps

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Thursday  05 March 2015  16:00 - 17:30

A General and Intuitive Envelope Theorem

Andrew Clausen (Edinburgh University)

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Thursday  26 February 2015  16:00 - 17:30

Stochastic Complementarity

Marco Mariotti (Queen Mary University of London) , joint with Paola Manzini and Levent Ülkü

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Thursday  18 December 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Social Learning with Differentiated Products

Arthur Campbell (Yale University)

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Thursday  11 December 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Repeated Games with Endogenous Discounting

Asen Kochov (Rochester University) , joint with Yangwei Song

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Thursday  04 December 2014  16:00 - 17:30

A New Look at Local Expected Utility

Simone Cerreia-Vioglio (Bocconi University) , joint with F. Maccheroni and M. Marinacci

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Thursday  27 November 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Manipulated electorates and information aggregation

Mehmet Ekmekci (Boston College) , joint with Stephan Lauermann

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Thursday  20 November 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Optimal Search on Rugged Landscapes

Steve Callender (Stanford GSB) , joint with Niko Matouschek

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Thursday  13 November 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Broad matching and the market for search platforms

Rani Spiegler (University College London) , joint with Kfir Eliaz

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Thursday  06 November 2014  16:00 - 17:30

A Behavioral Analysis of Stochastic Reference Dependence

Collin Raymond (Oxford University) , joint with Yusufcan Masatlioglu

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Thursday  30 October 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Military moral hazard and the fate of empires

Charles Zheng (University of Western Ontario)

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Thursday  02 October 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Dynamic Contracting: An Irrelevance Result

Balazs Szentes (London School of Economics) , joint with Péter Eso

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Thursday  19 June 2014  16:00 - 17:30

No-Betting-Pareto Dominance

Itzhak Gilboa (Tel Aviv University) , joint with Larry Samuelson and David Schmeidler

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Thursday  12 June 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Temptation with Uncertain Normative Preferences

John Stovall (University of Warwick)

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Thursday  05 June 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Enforcing Social Norms: Trust building and Community Enforcement

Joyee Deb (New York University)

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Thursday  29 May 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Efficient Bilateral Trade

Marek Pycia (UCLA) , joint with Rod Garratt

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Thursday  22 May 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Paper 1: Testable Implications of Quasi-Hyperbolic and Exponential Time Discounting; Paper 2: Savage in the Market

Kota Saito (Caltech) , joint with (1) Taisuke Imai and (2) Federico Echenique

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Thursday  15 May 2014  16:00 - 17:30

The Consistency of Social and Individual Choices

Alvaro Sandroni (Northwestern University)

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Thursday  08 May 2014  16:00 - 17:30

A Reputational Theory of Firm Dynamics

Simon Board (UCLA) , joint with Moritz Meyer-ter-Vehn

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Thursday  01 May 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Prioritizing Diversity in School Choice

Aytek Erdil (King's College, Cambridge) , joint with Taro Kumano

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Thursday  20 March 2014  16:00 - 17:30

An Equilibrium Framework for Players with Misspecified Models

Ignacio Esponda (Stern School of Business, New York University) , joint with Demian Pouzo (UC Berkeley)

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Thursday  13 March 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Circles of Trust

Nikita Roketskiy (University College London) , joint with Samuel Lee and Petra Persson

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Thursday  06 March 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Robust Predictions in Dynamic Screening

Juuso Toikka (MIT)

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Thursday  27 February 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Geometry, Auctions, Matching and the Existence of Equilibrium with Indivisibilities

Paul Klemperer (Oxford University) , joint with Elizabeth Baldwin (Oxford University & (from March) postdoc, LSE Grantham Institute)

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Thursday  20 February 2014  16:00 - 17:30

Finding truth even if the crowd is wrong

Drazen Prelec (MIT) , joint with Sebastian Seung (Princeton) and John McCoy (MIT)

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Thursday  12 December 2013  16:00 - 17:30

Two(!) Good To Be True

Sergui Hart (Hebrew University) , joint with Phil Reny and Noam Nisan

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Thursday  05 December 2013  16:00 - 17:30

Selling through referrals

Vasiliki Skreta (UCL) , joint with Daniele Condorelli and Andrea Galeotti

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Thursday  28 November 2013  16:00 - 17:30

Queues and Strategic Experimentation

Caroline Thomas (University of Texas Austin) , joint with Martin Cripps

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Thursday  21 November 2013  16:00 - 17:30

A mechanism design approach to the Tiebout hypothesis

Philippe Jehiel (PSE and UCL) , joint with Laurent Lamy

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Thursday  14 November 2013  16:00 - 17:30

Efficient Matching under Distributional Constraints: Theory and Applications

Fuhito Kojima (Stanford University) , joint with Yuichiro Kamada

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Thursday  07 November 2013  16:00 - 17:30

Large Contests

Wojciech Olszewski (Northwestern University) , joint with Ron Siegel

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Thursday  31 October 2013  16:00 - 17:30

Random Utility Maximization with Indifference

Faruk Gul (Princeton) , joint with Wolfgang Pesendorfer

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Thursday  03 October 2013  16:00 - 17:30

Moral Hazard and Long-Run Incentives

Yuliy Sannikov (Princeton University)

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Thursday  20 June 2013  16:00 - 17:30

Collective Dynamic Choice: The Necessity of Time Inconsistency

Leeat Yariv (Caltech) , joint with Matthew O Jackson

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Thursday  06 June 2013  16:00 - 17:30

Bayes Correlated Equilibrium and the Comparison of Information Structures

Dirk Bergemann (Yale University) , joint with Stephen Morris

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Thursday  30 May 2013  16:00 - 17:30

Calibrated Incentive Contracts

Sylvain Chassang (Princeton University)

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Thursday  23 May 2013  16:00 - 17:30

Behavioral competitive equilibrium and extreme prices

Tomasz Strzalecki (Harvard) , joint with F. Gul and W. Pesendorfer

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Thursday  16 May 2013  16:00 - 17:30

Robustness of Full Revelation in Multidimensional Cheap Talk

Ines Moreno de Barreda (Oxford) , joint with Margaret Meyer and Julia Nafziger

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Thursday  14 March 2013  16:00 - 17:30

Search with Incomplete Information

Andriy Zapachelnyuk (Queen Mary, London) , joint with Tymofiy Mylovanov

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Thursday  07 March 2013  16:00 - 17:30

How Risk Averse Should I be? Cautious Expected Utility and the Certainty Effect

Pietro Ortoleva (Caltech)

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Thursday  06 December 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Three Steps Ahead

Yuval Heller (Nuffield College, Oxford)

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Thursday  29 November 2012  16:00 - 17:30

A Model of Persuasion with a Boundedly Rational Agent

Ariel Rubinstein (Tel-Aviv University and NYU) , joint with Jacob Glazer

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Thursday  22 November 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Implementing the 'Wisdom of the Crowds'

Motty Perry (Hebrew University) , joint with Ilan Kremer and Yishay Mansur

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Thursday  15 November 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Flexible Renegotiation and Persistent Private Information

Bruno Strulovici (Northwestern)

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Thursday  08 November 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Reallocation Costs and Efficiency

Yuval Salant (Northwestern) , joint with Ron Siegel

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Thursday  01 November 2012  16:00 - 17:30

'A network centrality approach to coalitional stability', and 'Providing public goods efficiently when preferences are private'

Matt Elliot (Caltech) , joint with Ben Golub

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Thursday  25 October 2012  16:00 - 17:30

On Time-Inconsistency in Bargaining

Sebastian Kodritsch (LSE)

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Thursday  11 October 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Contagion and multiplicity: global games with endogenous information

Toni Ahnert (LSE)

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Thursday  28 June 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Job satisfaction and the wage gap

Eddie Dekel (Northwestern) , joint with Ady Pauzner

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Thursday  21 June 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Collective Self Control

Alessandro Lizzeri (New York University) , joint with Leeat Yariv

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Thursday  14 June 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Poverty and self-control (preliminary version)

Debraj Ray (New York University) , joint with D. Bernheim and S. Yeltekin

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Thursday  07 June 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Base-Rate Neglect: Model and Applications

Matthew Rabin (University of California, Berkeley) , joint with Daniel Benjamin and with Aaron Bodoh-Creed

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Thursday  31 May 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Mental Processes and Decision Making

Andrew Postlewaite (University of Pennsylvania) , joint with Olivier Compte

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Thursday  24 May 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Preference for Flexibility and Random Choice

David Ahn (Berkeley University) , joint with Todd Sarver

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Thursday  17 May 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Strategic Interaction and Networks

Rachel Kranton (Duke University) , joint with Yann Bramoullé and Martin D’Amours

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Tuesday  08 May 2012  16:00 - 17:30

How Do Informal Agreements and Renegotiation Shape Contractual Reference Points?

Oliver Hart (Harvard University) , joint with Ernst Fehr and Christian Zehnder

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Thursday  03 May 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Ostracism

Syed Nageeb Ali (UC San Diego)

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Thursday  26 April 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Pricing in Social Networks

Francis Bloch (Paris School of Economics) , joint with Nicolas Quérou

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Thursday  15 March 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Assigning Resources to Budget-Constrained Agents

Yeon-Koo Che (Columbia University) , joint with Ian Gale and Jinwoo Kim

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Thursday  08 March 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Optimal Allocation with Costly Verification

Elchanan Ben-Porath (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) , joint with Eddie Dekel and Barton Lipman

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Thursday  23 February 2012  16:00 - 17:30

Who owns this firm? A theoretical foundation for the stakeholder corporation

Jean-Charles Rochet (University of Zurich and Toulouse School of Economics) , joint with M.Magill (USC) and M.Quinzii (UC Davis)

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Thursday  08 December 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Congested Observational Learning

Navin Kartik (Columbia) , joint with Andrea Gaelotti, Erik Eyster, and Matthew Rabin

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Thursday  01 December 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Assortative Matching with Large Firms: Span of Control over More versus Better Workers

Philipp Kircher (London School of Economics) , joint with Jan Eeckhout

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Thursday  24 November 2011  16:00 - 17:30

A Structure Theorem for Rationalizability in Infinite-Horizon Games

Muhamet Yildiz (MIT) , joint with Jonathan Weinstein

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Thursday  17 November 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Learning in contest

Juuso Valimaki (Aalto University School of Economics, Finland) , joint with Robin Mason

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Thursday  10 November 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Behavioral Implications of Shortlisting Procedures

Christopher Tyson (Queen Mary, University of London)

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Thursday  03 November 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Models of subjective learning

David Dillenberger (University of Pennsylvania) , joint with Philipp Sadowski

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Thursday  27 October 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Efficiency in Repeated Two-Action Games with Local Monitoring

Francesco Nava (Economics, LSE) , joint with Michele Piccione

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Thursday  20 October 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Walking Wounded or Living Dead? Making Banks Foreclose Bad Loans

Max Bruche (CEMFI, Madrid) , joint with Gerard Llobet

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Thursday  13 October 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Leverage Stacks and the Financial System

John Moore (Economics, LSE)

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Thursday  06 October 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Bilateral Trading and Renegotiation

Soenje Reiche (Cambridge) , joint with Robert Evans

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Thursday  30 June 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Time to Decide: Information Search and Revelation in Groups

Johannes Spinnewijn (EOPP) , joint with Arthur Campbell (Yale) and Florian Ederer (UCLA)

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Thursday  23 June 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Dynamic Adverse Selection: A Theory of Illiquidity, Fire Sales, and Flight to Quality

Veronica Guerrieri (Chicago Booth School of Business) , joint with Robert Shimer

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Thursday  16 June 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Costly Self Control and Random Self Indulgence

Eddie Dekel (Northwestern) , joint with Barton L. Lipman

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Monday  13 June 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Does Retail Advertising Work? Measuring the Effects of Advertising on Sales via a Controlled Experiment on Yahoo!

David Reiley (Yahoo! Research)

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Thursday  09 June 2011  16:00 - 17:30

The Free Rider Problem: a Dynamic Analysis

Marco Battaglini (Cornell University) , joint with Salvatore Nunnari and Thomas Palfrey

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Thursday  02 June 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Continuous Time Contracting: Hidden Action and Hidden Information

Tomasz Sadzik (NYU)

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Thursday  26 May 2011  16:00 - 17:30

An Elementary Theory of Global Supply Chains

Arnaud Costinot (MIT) , joint with Jonathan Vogel and Su Wang

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Thursday  19 May 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Banking: A Mechanism Design Approach

Randall Wright (University of Wisconsin - Madison) , joint with Fabrizio Mattesini and Cyril Monnet

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Thursday  12 May 2011  11:00 - 12:30
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Task Juggling

Nicola Persico (New York University) , joint with Decio Coviello and Andrea Ichino

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Thursday  05 May 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Common Learning in the Presence of Intertemporal Dependence

George Mailath (Pennsylvania) , joint with Martin Cripps, Jeff Ely and Larry Samuelson

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Thursday  24 March 2011  16:00 - 17:30

The Form of Incentive Contracts: Agency with Moral Hazard, Risk Neutrality and Limited Liability

Joaquin Poblete (Management, LSE) , joint with Daniel Spulber

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Thursday  17 March 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Career Patterns and Career Concerns

Johannes Horner (Yale University) , joint with Alessandro Bonatti

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Thursday  10 March 2011  16:00 - 17:30

A Personal Journey in the Neuro-Economics Wonderland

Ariel Rubinstein (Tel-Aviv University and NYU)

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Thursday  03 March 2011  16:00 - 17:30

Communication, Correlation, Cooperation

Menachem Yaari (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

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Thursday  24 February 2011  16:00 - 17:30

First-Price Auctions with Budget Constraints

Maciej Kotowski (UC Berkeley)

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Thursday  09 December 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Financial Intermediation and Credit Policy in Business Cycle Analysis

Nobuhiro Kiyotaki (Princeton) , joint with Mark Gertler

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Thursday  02 December 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Placebo Reforms

Rani Spiegler (Tel Aviv University & UCL)

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Thursday  25 November 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Search Committees

Benny Moldovanu (University of Bonn) , joint with Xianwen Shi

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Thursday  25 November 2010  13:00 - 14:30
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CANCELLED

Stefan Penczynski (Cornell and STICERD, LSE)

Meeting Room, LRB 532, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Tuesday  23 November 2010  16:30 - 18:00
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Loopholes: Social Learning and the Evolution of Contract Form

Andrew Newman (University College, London)

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Thursday  18 November 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Optimal Information Disclosure

Luis Rayo (LSE) , joint with Ilya Segal

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Thursday  18 November 2010  13:00 - 14:30
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The Interaction of Formal and Implicit Contracts with Adverse Selection

Aki Ishihara (STICERD, LSE)

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Thursday  11 November 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Strategic Information Transmission in Networks

Francesco Squintani (Warwick University) , joint with Andrea Galeotti and Christian Ghiglino

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Thursday  04 November 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Cheap Talk with Two-Sided Private Information

Ines Moreno de Barreda (Oxford)

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Thursday  28 October 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Nash Equilibrium in Discontinuous Games

Phil Reny (University of Chicago)

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Thursday  21 October 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Mediocracy

Andrea Mattozzi (CalTech and AUB) , joint with Antonio Merlo

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Thursday  14 October 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Search with Adverse Selection

Asher Wolinsky (Northwestern)

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Thursday  07 October 2010  16:00 - 17:30

On the Gradual Progression of Irreversible Political Processes

Ronny Razin (London School of Economics) , joint with Gilat Levy

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Thursday  24 June 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Some Unpleasant Bargaining Arithmetics?

Antonio Merlo (University of Pennsylvania) , joint with Hulya Eraslan

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Thursday  17 June 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Regular Prices and Sales

Botond Koszegi (Central European University) , joint with Paul Heidhues

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Thursday  10 June 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Spontaneous Discrimination

Balazs Szentes (London School of Economics)

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Thursday  03 June 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Estimating Time Preferences from Convex Budgets

Jim Andreoni (UCSD) , joint with Charles Sprenger

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Thursday  27 May 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Measuring Trust in Peruvian Shantytowns

Adam Szeidl (Central European University) , joint with Dean Karlan, Markus Mobius and Tanya Rosenblat

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Thursday  20 May 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Multi-dimensional Uncertainty in Oligopoly Markets: a first step towards a model with simultaneous Stackelberg leaders

Esther Hauk (IAE-CSIC and LSE Visiting Fellow) , joint with Albert Marcet (LSE)

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Thursday  13 May 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Head Starts in All-Pay Contests

Ron Siegel

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Thursday  06 May 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Coordination Failure in Repeated Games with Private Monitoring

Satoru Takahashi , joint with Takuo Sugaya

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Thursday  29 April 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Information aggregation, learning, and non-strategic behavior in voting environments

Ignacio Esponda (Stern School of Business, New York University) , joint with Demian Pouzo (UC Berkeley)

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Thursday  18 March 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Incentives for Experimenting Agents

Larry Samuelson (Yale) , joint with Johannes Hoerner

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Thursday  11 March 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Robust Networks

Sanjeev Goyal (Christ's College, Cambridge) , joint with Adrien Vigier

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Thursday  04 March 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Will You Never Learn? Self-Deception and Biases in Information Processing

Daniel Gottlieb (Princeton)

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Thursday  25 February 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Trading Frenzies and their Impact on Real Investment

Emre Ozdenoren (London Business School) , joint with Itay Goldstein (Wharton) and Kathy Yuan (LSE)

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Thursday  18 February 2010  16:00 - 17:30

Approximate Non-linear Pricing

Kristof Madarasz (London School of Economics) , joint with Andrea Prat

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Thursday  10 December 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Affective Decision Making: A Behavioral Theory of Choice

Anat Bracha (Federal Reserve Bank of Boston) , joint with Donald J Brown

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Wednesday  02 December 2009  17:00 - 18:30
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Limited cognition and the market reaction to liquidity shocks: Limit orders and algorithmic trading

Bruno Biais (Université de Toulouse I) , joint with Pierre-Olivier Weill

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Thursday  26 November 2009  16:00 - 17:30

On transparency in organizations

Philippe Jehiel (PSE and UCL)

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Thursday  19 November 2009  16:00 - 17:30

A Subjective Model of Temporal Preferences

Haluk Ergin (Washington University)

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Thursday  12 November 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Throwing a Part: Contracting with Heterogeneous Externalities

Eyal Winter (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) , joint with Shai Bernstein

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Thursday  05 November 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Monitoring with collective memory

Kareen Rozen (Yale) , joint with David A Miller

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Thursday  29 October 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Rational and Naive Herding

Erik Eyster (LSE) , joint with Matthew Rabin

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Thursday  22 October 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Assortative Learning

Jan Eeckhout (UCL) , joint with Xi Weng

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Thursday  15 October 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Uncertainty in Mechanism Design

Luca Rigotti (Duke University) , joint with Pino Lopomo and Chris Shannon

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Thursday  08 October 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Bargaining in Stationary Networks

Mihai Manea (MIT)

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Thursday  25 June 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Statute Law or Case Law?

Leonardo Felli (LSE) , joint with Luca Anderlini and Alessandro Riboni

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Thursday  18 June 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Dynamic Mechanism Design

Allesandro Pavan (Northwestern) , joint with Ilya Segal and Juuso Toikka

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Thursday  11 June 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Regulating a multi-attribute/multi-type Monopolist

Dezsö Szalay (University of Bonn)

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Thursday  04 June 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Incentives and the Shadow of the Future: Dynamic Moral Hazard with Learning

V Bhaskar (University College London)

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Tuesday  02 June 2009  16:30 - 18:00
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Self Control, Risk Aversion, and the Allais Paradox

David Levine (Washington University, St Louis) , joint with Drew Fudenberg

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Thursday  28 May 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Strategic Supply Function Competition with Private Information

Xavier Vives (IESE and UPF, Barcelona)

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Thursday  21 May 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Framing Competition

Rani Spiegler (University College London) , joint with Michele Piccione

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Thursday  14 May 2009  16:00 - 17:30

How Homophily Affects Learning and Diffusion in Networks

Matthew Jackson (Stanford) , joint with Benjamin Golub

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Thursday  07 May 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Gaming and Strategic Ambiguity in Incentive Provision

Margaret Meyer (Oxford) , joint with Florian Ederer and Richard Holden

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Thursday  30 April 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Collective Moral Hazard, Maturity Mismatch, and Systemic Bailouts

Jean Tirole (Toulouse)

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Thursday  19 March 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Optimal Shill Bidding in the VCG Mechanism

Itai Sher

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Thursday  12 March 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Non-Exclusive Competition in the Market for Lemons

Thomas Mariotti (Toulouse) , joint with François Salanié and Andrea Attar

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Thursday  05 March 2009  16:00 - 17:30

The subjective approach to ambiguity: A Critical Assessment

Jonathan Weinstein (Northwestern) , joint with Nabil I. Al-Najjar

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Thursday  05 February 2009  16:00 - 17:30

Property Rights

Michael Whinston (Northwestern) , joint with Ilya Segal

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Thursday  11 December 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Axiomatic Foundations of Multiplier Preferences

Tomasz Strzalecki (Harvard)

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Thursday  04 December 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Strategic Commitment in Bilateral Bargaining: A Theory of Disagreement

Tore Ellingsen (Stockholm School of Economics) , joint with Topi Miettinen

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Thursday  27 November 2008  16:00 - 17:30

On the Case for a Balanced Budget Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

Marco Battaglini (Cornell University) , joint with Marina Azzimonti and Stephen Coate

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Thursday  20 November 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Testable Implications of Pareto Optimality for Choice Behavior

Federico Echenique (Caltech) , joint with Christopher Chambers and Eran Shmaya

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Thursday  13 November 2008  16:00 - 17:30

A model of delegated project choice

Mark Armstrong (University College London) , joint with John Vickers

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Thursday  06 November 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Exploiting Naivete about Self-Control in the Credit Market

Paul Heidhues (Bonn) , joint with Botond Koszegi

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Thursday  30 October 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Priors and Desires --- a Bayesian model of optimism, pessimism, and the Ellsberg Paradox

Guy Mayraz (CEP, London School of Economics)

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Thursday  30 October 2008  12:00 - 13:30
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What They Don't Know Can't Hurt You: The Benefits of Limited Feedback in Organizations

Stephen Hansen (UPF)

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Thursday  23 October 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Measurable Ambiguity

Wolfgang Pesendorfer (Princeton) , joint with Faruk Gul

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Thursday  16 October 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Groupthink: Collective Delusions in Organizations and Markets

Roland Benabou (Princeton)

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Thursday  09 October 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Beliefs and Private Monitoring

Andy Skrzypacz (Stanford Graduate School of Business) , joint with Christopher Phelan

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Thursday  26 June 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Bidding for attention and competing for votes in political debates

Gilat Levy (Economics, LSE) , joint with Ronny Razin

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Tuesday  17 June 2008  16:30 - 18:00
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Robust Virtual Implementation

Stephen Morris (Princeton University)

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Thursday  12 June 2008  16:00 - 17:30

The Law of the Few

Andrea Galeotti (University of Essex) , joint with Sanjeev Goyal

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Thursday  05 June 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Field Centipedes

Ignacio Palacios-Huerta (LSE) , joint with Oscar Volij

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Thursday  29 May 2008  16:00 - 17:30

The Value of a Reputation under Imperfect Monitoring

Martin Cripps (University College London)

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Thursday  22 May 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Building Routines: Learning, Cooperation and the Dynamics of Incomplete Relational Contracts

Sylvain Chassang (Princeton University)

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Thursday  15 May 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Folk Theorems with Bounded Recall and (Almost) Perfect Monitoring

George Mailath (Pennsylvania) , joint with Wojciech Olszewski

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Thursday  08 May 2008  16:00 - 17:30

The Evolution of Cooperation in Infinitely Repeated Games: Experimental Evidence

Guillaume Frechette (New York University) , joint with Pedro Dal Bó

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Thursday  01 May 2008  16:00 - 17:30

CANCELLED

Thomas Palfrey (CalTech)

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Thursday  13 March 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Dynamic Marginal Contribution Mechanism

Juuso Valimaki (Aalto University School of Economics, Finland) , joint with Dirk Bergemann (Yale University)

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Thursday  28 February 2008  16:00 - 17:30

CANCELLED

Sergei Severinov (Duke University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  21 February 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Aggregation of Information and Beliefs in Prediction Markets.'

Peter Sorensen (University of Copenhagen)

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Thursday  17 January 2008  16:00 - 17:30

Hold-up, Asset Ownership, and Reference Points

Oliver Hart (Harvard University)

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Thursday  13 December 2007  16:00 - 17:30

Learning through Theories

Marcin Peski (Chicago)

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Thursday  06 December 2007  16:00 - 17:30

The Repeated Prisoner's Dilemma under Private Monitoring

Johannes Horner (Yale University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  29 November 2007  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Peter Eso

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Thursday  22 November 2007  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Satoru Takahashi

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  15 November 2007  16:00 - 17:30

Personal Influence: Social context and political competition

Andrea Mattozzi (CalTech and AUB)

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Thursday  08 November 2007  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Chris Starmer

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Thursday  01 November 2007  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Amanda Friedenberg

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  25 October 2007  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Toni Calvo

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  18 October 2007  16:00 - 17:30

Social Decision Theory

Aldo Rustichini (University of Minnesota) , joint with Maccheroni Marinacci

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  11 October 2007  16:00 - 17:30

A theory of religious organisations

Ronny Razin (London School of Economics)

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Thursday  28 June 2007  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Muhamet Yildiz (MIT)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  21 June 2007  16:00 - 17:30

Level-k Auctions: Can a Non-Equilibrium Model of Strategic Thinking Explain the Winner's Curse and Overbidding in Private-Value Auctions?

Vincent Crawford (UCSD)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  14 June 2007  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Hulya Eraslan (Johns Hopkins University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  07 June 2007  16:00 - 17:30

When does Coordination Require Centralization?

Wouter Dessein (Columbia University) , joint with Ricardo Alonso and Niko Matouschek

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Thursday  31 May 2007  16:00 - 17:30

Reconciling Introspective Utility with Revealed Preference: Experimental Arguments based on Prospect Theory

Peter Wakker (Erasmus)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  24 May 2007  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Faruk Gul (Princeton)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  17 May 2007  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Eddie Dekel (Northwestern)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  10 May 2007  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Wolfgang Pesendorfer (Princeton)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  03 May 2007  16:00 - 17:30

A Reputational Value for Stochastic Games

Dilip Abreu (Princeton)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  26 April 2007  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Larry Epstein (Rochester)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  15 March 2007  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Andrea Wilson (Harvard)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  08 March 2007  16:00 - 17:30

When are Auctions Best?

Paul Klemperer (Oxford University) , joint with Jeremy Bulow

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  01 March 2007  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Benny Moldovanu (University of Bonn)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  07 December 2006  16:00 - 17:30

A Theory of Momentum in Sequential Voting

Navin Kartik (Columbia) , joint with Nageeb Ali

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Thursday  30 November 2006  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Stanley Zin (Carnegie Mellon University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  23 November 2006  16:00 - 17:30

Likelihood Based Testingn for Fractional Cointegration

Katarzyna Lasak (Pompeu Fabre)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  23 November 2006  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Leeat Yariv (Caltech)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  09 November 2006  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Stanley Zin (Carnegie Mellon University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  02 November 2006  16:00 - 17:30

A Dynamic Theory of Public Spending, Taxation and Debt

Stephen Coate (Cornell) , joint with Marco Battaglini

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  26 October 2006  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Attila Ambrus (Harvard)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  19 October 2006  16:00 - 17:30

Why Sex? And Why Only in Pairs?

Motty Perry (Hebrew University) , joint with P Reny and A Robson

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  13 October 2006  13:30 - 15:00
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The Role of Context and Team Play in Cross-Game Learning

John Kagel (Ohio State)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  12 October 2006  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Asher Wolinsky (Northwestern)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  05 October 2006  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Antoine Faure-Grimaud (LSE)

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Thursday  29 June 2006  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Stanley Zin (Carnegie Mellon University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  22 June 2006  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Stanley Zin (Carnegie Mellon University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  15 June 2006  16:00 - 17:30

CANCELLED

Eddie Dekel (Northwestern)

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Thursday  08 June 2006  16:00 - 17:30

Network Games

Matthew Jackson (Stanford)

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Thursday  01 June 2006  16:00 - 17:30

Dynamic Reference-Dependent Utility

Matthew Rabin (University of California, Berkeley) , joint with Botond Koszegi

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  25 May 2006  16:00 - 17:30

Should courts always enforce what contracting parties write?

Stanley Zin (Carnegie Mellon University) , joint with Andrew Postlewaite

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Thursday  18 May 2006  16:00 - 17:30

No seminar

Oliver Pardo-Reinoso (EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  11 May 2006  16:00 - 17:30

TBC

Raymond Fisman (Columbia)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  04 May 2006  16:00 - 17:30

A mechanism-design approach to speculative trade

Kfir Eliaz (New York University)

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Thursday  27 April 2006  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Faruk Gul (Princeton)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  16 March 2006  16:00 - 17:30

Imperfect Competition and Quality Signaling

Jennifer Reinganaum (Vanderbilt)

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Thursday  09 March 2006  16:00 - 17:30

Incentives and Prosocial Behavior

Jean Tirole (Toulouse)

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Thursday  02 March 2006  16:00 - 17:30

The Afternoon Effect, Information Disclosure, and Revenue Ranking of Sequential and Simultaneous Multi-Unit Auctions with Risk-Averse Bidders

Claudio Mezzetti (University of Leicester)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  08 December 2005  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Christopher Harris (Cambridge)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  01 December 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Endogenous competitive bargaining

Jeff Zwiebel (Stanford) , joint with Simon Board

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  24 November 2005  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Adam Szeidl (Central European University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  17 November 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Optimal voting scheme with costly information acquisition

Alex Gershkov (Bonn)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  10 November 2005  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Botond Koszegi (Central European University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  03 November 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Mistakes in cooperation: The stochastic stability of Edgeworth's recontracting

Roberto Serrano (Brown and Madrid)

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Thursday  27 October 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Uncoupled dynamics and Nash equilibrium

Sergui Hart (Hebrew University)

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Thursday  20 October 2005  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Luis Garicano (LSE Department of Management & CEP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  13 October 2005  16:00 - 17:30

TBA

Peter Kondor (Central European University and LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  06 October 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Suppliers of priors: A theory of retailing inspired by the market for Chinese antiquities

John Moore (Economics, LSE) , joint with M Ye

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  30 June 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Stanley Zin (Carnegie Mellon University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  23 June 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Contracting in Settings with Durable Trading Opportunities

Joel Watson (UCSD)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  16 June 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Contracting with Imperfect Commitment and Noisy Communication

Roland Strauss (WZB) , joint with Helmut Bester

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Thursday  09 June 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Competition and Efficiency in Markets with Quality Uncertainty

Abhinay Muthoo (Essex) , joint with Suresh Mutuswami

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Thursday  02 June 2005  16:00 - 17:30

John Morgan (visiting Cambridge)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  26 May 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Atila Abdukkadiroglu (Duke)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  19 May 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Aggregation of Expert Opinions

Dino Gerardi (Yale) , joint with Richard McLean and Andrew Postlewaite

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Thursday  12 May 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Soenje Reiche (Cambridge)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  05 May 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Markets make People look Selfish

Joel Sobel (UCSD) , joint with Uzi Segal

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Thursday  28 April 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Generic Uniqueness and Continuity of Rationalizable Strategies

Muhamet Yildiz (MIT)

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Thursday  17 March 2005  16:00 - 17:30

Herd Behaviour in a Laboratory Financial Market

Antonio Guarino (UCL)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  10 March 2005  16:00 - 17:30

A 'Super' Folk Theorem for Dynastic Repeated Games

Luca Anderlini (Georgetown)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Tuesday  08 February 2005  13:00 - 14:30
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Contracting with Diversely Naive Agents

Rani Spiegler (Tel Aviv University & UCL)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  09 December 2004  16:00 - 17:30

t.b.a.

Dirk Engelmann (Royal Holloway)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  02 December 2004  16:00 - 17:30

Multi-attribute auctions.

Estelle Cantillon (Harvard Business School)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  25 November 2004  16:00 - 17:30

Information acquisition and disclosure in auctions.

Ian Jewitt (Oxford)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  18 November 2004  16:00 - 17:30

The sunk cost bias in managerial pricing decision.

Nabil Al Najjar (Northwestern) , joint with Sandeep Baliga and David Besanko

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  11 November 2004  16:00 - 17:30

Temptation-driven preferences.

Bart Lipman (Boston) , joint with Eddie Dekel and Aldo Rustichini

FMG Conference Room, LRB 407, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Thursday  04 November 2004  16:00 - 17:30

The folk theorem for all games with almost perfect monitoring.

Johannes Horner (Yale University)

FMG Conference Room, LRB 407, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Thursday  28 October 2004  16:00 - 17:30

The communication requirements of social choice rules and supporting budget sets.

Ilya Segal (Stanford)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  21 October 2004  16:00 - 17:30

Qualitative voting.

Rafael Hortala-Vallve (LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  14 October 2004  16:00 - 17:30

The impact of loss aversion on pricing.

Paul Heidhues (Bonn) , joint with Botond Koszegi

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  07 October 2004  16:00 - 17:30

Knowledge disclosure, patents, and optimal organization of research and development.

Sudipto Bhattacharya (LSE) , joint with Sergei Guriev

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  01 July 2004  16:00 - 17:30

A Model of Reference-dependent Preferences

Matthew Rabin (University of California, Berkeley) , joint with Botond Koszegi

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Thursday  24 June 2004  16:00 - 17:30

Party Platforms in Electoral Competition with many Constituencies

Erik Eyster (LSE) , joint with Thomas Kittsteiner (Nuffield College and University of Bonn)

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Thursday  17 June 2004  16:00 - 17:30

The Demand for Coordination

Wouter Dessein (Columbia University) , joint with T Santos

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Thursday  10 June 2004  16:00 - 17:30

Robust Implementation: The Role of Large Type Spaces

Stephen Morris (Princeton University) , joint with Dirk Bergemann

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Thursday  03 June 2004  16:00 - 17:30

Rationalizability and Monotonicity in Large Uniform Price and Double Auctions

In-Koo Cho (University of Illinois)

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Thursday  27 May 2004  16:00 - 17:30

Thinking Ahead: Part I, the decision problem

Antoine Faure-Grimaud (LSE) , joint with Patrick Bolton (Princeton)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  20 May 2004  16:00 - 17:30

Self-correcting Information Cascades

Jacob K Goeree (University of Amsterdam) , joint with TR Palfrey, BW Rogers and RD McKelvey

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Thursday  13 May 2004  17:00 - 18:30
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Reputational Wars of Attrition with Complex Bargaining Postures

David Pearce (Yale University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  06 May 2004  16:00 - 17:30

Circulation of Ideas: Firms versus Markets

Enrico Perotti (University of Amsterdam) , joint with Thomas Hellmann

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Thursday  29 April 2004  16:00 - 17:30

Agreeing Now to Agree Later: Contracts that Rule Out but do not Rule In

Oliver Hart (Harvard University) , joint with John Moore (Edinburgh University and LSE)

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Thursday  21 March 2002  16:00 - 17:30

Bad Reputation

Juuso Valimaki (Aalto University School of Economics, Finland) , joint with Jeff Ely (Northwestern University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  14 March 2002  16:00 - 17:30

Contract enforcement out of steady state

Andrei Sarychev (LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  07 March 2002  16:00 - 17:30

Unequal Connections

Sanjeev Goyal (Christ's College, Cambridge) , joint with Sumit Joshi (George Washington University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  28 February 2002  16:00 - 17:30

Investment Timing under Incomplete Information

Thomas Mariotti (Toulouse) , joint with Jean-Paul Decamps (Toulouse) and Stephan Villeneuve (Evry)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  21 February 2002  16:00 - 17:30

Testing Threats in Repeated Games

Rani Spiegler (University College London)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  14 February 2002  16:00 - 17:30

Outsourcing in a Global Economy

Elhanan Helpman (Harvard)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  07 February 2002  16:00 - 17:30

Subcontractors for Tractors: Theory and Evidence on Asset Specificity and Contracting in a Manufacturer-Supplier Network

Tom Kemeny (LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  31 January 2002  16:00 - 17:30

Skill and Luck in the Theory of Turnover

Giuseppe Moscarini (Yale)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  24 January 2002  16:00 - 17:30

Firm Boundaries, Scope and Delegation

Oliver Hart (Harvard University) , joint with Bengt Holmstrom (MIT)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  14 December 2001  13:00 - 14:30
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Additional, Visceral Activation and Brain Characterization Failure

Antonio Rangel (Stanford)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  13 December 2001  16:00 - 17:30

Courts of Law and Unforseen Contingencies

David Levine (Washington University, St Louis) , joint with Luca Anderlini (Georgetown University) and Andrew Postlewaite (University of Pennsylvania)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  06 December 2001  16:00 - 17:30

Perfectly Competitive Innovation

Leonardo Felli (LSE) , joint with Michele Boldrin (Minnesota)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  29 November 2001  16:00 - 17:30

Principal and Expert Agent

Jim Malcomson (Oxford)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  29 November 2001  12:30 - 14:00
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Career Concerns of Bargainers

Michael Raith (Chicago Business School) , joint with John Fingleton (ICA)

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Thursday  22 November 2001  16:00 - 17:30

The Storable Good Monopolist

Alessandro Lizzeri (New York University) , joint with Igal Hendel (Wisconsin) and Aviv Nevo (Berkeley)

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Thursday  15 November 2001  16:00 - 17:30

Moral hazard and risk taking

Andrea Prat (Columbia University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  08 November 2001  16:00 - 17:30

A Theory of Quantifable Beliefs

Simon Grant (Tilburg) , joint with Edi Karni (Johns Hopkins)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  01 November 2001  16:00 - 17:30

Liquidity and Asset Prices

John Moore (Economics, LSE) , joint with Nobu Kiyotaki (LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  25 October 2001  16:00 - 17:30

'Take it' or 'Leave it' vs Negotiation in Common Agency

Michael Peters (LSE)

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Thursday  18 October 2001  16:00 - 17:30

Robust Mechanism Design

Stephen Morris (Princeton University) , joint with Dirk Bergemann (Yale)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  11 October 2001  16:00 - 17:30

Platform Competition on Two-Sided Markets

Jean-Charles Rochet (University of Zurich and Toulouse School of Economics) , joint with Jean Tirole (Toulouse and MIT)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH