London School of Economics The Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines LSE
The Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD)

Past Seminars:
STICERD Economic Theory Seminars


These seminars are held on Thursdays in term time at 16:00-17:30 in room 32L 1.04 (1st floor, 32 Lincoln Inn Fields, WC2A 3PH) - unless specified otherwise.

This seminar is organised by

For further information and papers, when available, please contact:
Jane Dickson   Email: j.dickson@lse.ac.uk, Tel: +44(0)20-7955-6679.


19 June 2014   16:00 - 17:30
No-Betting-Pareto Dominance
Itzhak Gilboa (Tel Aviv University) , joint with Larry Samuelson and David Schmeidler
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

12 June 2014   16:00 - 17:30
Temptation with Uncertain Normative Preferences
John Stovall (University of Warwick)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

05 June 2014   16:00 - 17:30
Enforcing Social Norms: Trust building and Community Enforcement
Joyee Deb (New York University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

29 May 2014   16:00 - 17:30
Efficient Bilateral Trade
Marek Pycia (UCLA) , joint with Rod Garratt
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 May 2014   16:00 - 17:30
The Consistency of Social and Individual Choices
Alvaro Sandroni (Northwestern University)
Location: 32L 2.04
2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 May 2014   16:00 - 17:30
A Reputational Theory of Firm Dynamics
Simon Board (UCLA) , joint with Moritz Meyer-ter-Vehn
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 May 2014   16:00 - 17:30
Prioritizing Diversity in School Choice
Aytek Erdil (King's College, Cambridge) , joint with Taro Kumano
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 March 2014   16:00 - 17:30
Circles of Trust
Nikita Roketskiy (University College London) , joint with Samuel Lee and Petra Persson
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 March 2014   16:00 - 17:30
Robust Predictions in Dynamic Screening
Juuso Toikka (MIT)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

12 December 2013   16:00 - 17:30
Two(!) Good To Be True
Sergui Hart (Hebrew University) , joint with Phil Reny and Noam Nisan
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

05 December 2013   16:00 - 17:30
Selling through referrals
Vasiliki Skreta (UCL) , joint with Daniele Condorelli and Andrea Galeotti
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 November 2013   16:00 - 17:30
Queues and Strategic Experimentation
Caroline Thomas (University of Texas Austin) , joint with Martin Cripps
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 November 2013   16:00 - 17:30
A mechanism design approach to the Tiebout hypothesis
Philippe Jehiel (PSE and UCL) , joint with Laurent Lamy
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 November 2013   16:00 - 17:30
Efficient Matching under Distributional Constraints: Theory and Applications
Fuhito Kojima (Stanford University) , joint with Yuichiro Kamada
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

07 November 2013   16:00 - 17:30
Large Contests
Wojciech Olszewski (Northwestern University) , joint with Ron Siegel
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

31 October 2013   16:00 - 17:30
Random Utility Maximization with Indifference
Faruk Gul (Princeton) , joint with Wolfgang Pesendorfer
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

03 October 2013   16:00 - 17:30
Moral Hazard and Long-Run Incentives
Yuliy Sannikov (Princeton University)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

20 June 2013   16:00 - 17:30
Collective Dynamic Choice: The Necessity of Time Inconsistency
Leeat Yariv (Caltech) , joint with Matthew O Jackson
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 June 2013   16:00 - 17:30
Bayes Correlated Equilibrium and the Comparison of Information Structures
Dirk Bergemann (Yale University) , joint with Stephen Morris
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

30 May 2013   16:00 - 17:30
Calibrated Incentive Contracts
Sylvain Chassang (Princeton University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

23 May 2013   16:00 - 17:30
Behavioral competitive equilibrium and extreme prices
Tomasz Strzalecki (Harvard) , joint with F. Gul and W. Pesendorfer
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 March 2013   16:00 - 17:30
Search with Incomplete Information
Andriy Zapachelnyuk (Queen Mary, London) , joint with Tymofiy Mylovanov
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

07 March 2013   16:00 - 17:30
How Risk Averse Should I be? Cautious Expected Utility and the Certainty Effect
Pietro Ortoleva (Caltech)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 December 2012   16:00 - 17:30
Three Steps Ahead
Yuval Heller (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

22 November 2012   16:00 - 17:30
Implementing the "Wisdom of the Crowds"
Motty Perry (Hebrew University) , joint with Ilan Kremer and Yishay Mansur
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 November 2012   16:00 - 17:30
Flexible Renegotiation and Persistent Private Information
Bruno Strulovici (Northwestern)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 November 2012   16:00 - 17:30
Reallocation Costs and Efficiency
Yuval Salant (Northwestern) , joint with Ron Siegel
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 October 2012   16:00 - 17:30
On Time-Inconsistency in Bargaining
Sebastian Kodritsch (LSE)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

11 October 2012   16:00 - 17:30
Contagion and multiplicity: global games with endogenous information
Toni Ahnert (LSE)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 June 2012   16:00 - 17:30
Job satisfaction and the wage gap
Eddie Dekel (Northwestern) , joint with Ady Pauzner
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 June 2012   16:00 - 17:30
Collective Self Control
Alessandro Lizzeri (New York University) , joint with Leeat Yariv
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

31 May 2012   16:00 - 17:30
Mental Processes and Decision Making
Andrew Postlewaite (Pennsylvania, visiting STICERD) , joint with Olivier Compte
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

24 May 2012   16:00 - 17:30
Preference for Flexibility and Random Choice
David Ahn (Berkeley University) , joint with Todd Sarver
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 May 2012   16:00 - 17:30
Strategic Interaction and Networks
Rachel Kranton (Duke University) , joint with Yann Bramoullé and Martin D’Amours
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: Graham Wallace Room
5th Floor, Old Building, Houghton Street, London, WC2A 2AE

03 May 2012   16:00 - 17:30
Ostracism
Syed Nageeb Ali (UC San Diego)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

26 April 2012   16:00 - 17:30
Pricing in Social Networks
Francis Bloch (Paris School of Economics) , joint with Nicolas Quérou
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 December 2011   16:00 - 17:30
Congested Observational Learning
Navin Kartik (Columbia) , joint with Andrea Gaelotti, Erik Eyster, and Matthew Rabin
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

24 November 2011   16:00 - 17:30
A Structure Theorem for Rationalizability in Infinite-Horizon Games
Muhamet Yildiz (MIT) , joint with Jonathan Weinstein
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 November 2011   16:00 - 17:30
Learning in contest
Juuso Valimaki (Aalto University School of Economics, Finland) , joint with Robin Mason
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

10 November 2011   16:00 - 17:30
Behavioral Implications of Shortlisting Procedures
Christopher Tyson (Queen Mary, University of London)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

03 November 2011   16:00 - 17:30
Models of subjective learning
David Dillenberger (University of Pennsylvania) , joint with Philipp Sadowski
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

27 October 2011   16:00 - 17:30
Efficiency in Repeated Two-Action Games with Local Monitoring
Francesco Nava (Economics, LSE) , joint with Michele Piccione
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 October 2011   16:00 - 17:30
Leverage Stacks and the Financial System
John Moore (Economics, LSE)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 October 2011   16:00 - 17:30
Bilateral Trading and Renegotiation
Soenje Reiche (Cambridge) , joint with Robert Evans
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

16 June 2011   16:00 - 17:30
Costly Self Control and Random Self Indulgence
Eddie Dekel (Northwestern) , joint with Barton L. Lipman
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: NAB 5.21
5th Floor, New Academic Building, LSE, 54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A 3LJ

09 June 2011   16:00 - 17:30
The Free Rider Problem: a Dynamic Analysis
Marco Battaglini (Princeton) , joint with Salvatore Nunnari and Thomas Palfrey
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 June 2011   16:00 - 17:30
Continuous Time Contracting: Hidden Action and Hidden Information
Tomasz Sadzik (NYU)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

26 May 2011   16:00 - 17:30
An Elementary Theory of Global Supply Chains
Arnaud Costinot (MIT) , joint with Jonathan Vogel and Su Wang
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

12 May 2011   11:00 - 12:30
Task Juggling
Nicola Persico (New York University) , joint with Decio Coviello and Andrea Ichino
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 March 2011   16:00 - 17:30
Career Patterns and Career Concerns
Johannes Horner (Yale University) , joint with Alessandro Bonatti
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

10 March 2011   16:00 - 17:30
A Personal Journey in the Neuro-Economics Wonderland
Ariel Rubinstein (Tel-Aviv University and NYU)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

03 March 2011   16:00 - 17:30
Communication, Correlation, Cooperation
Menachem Yaari (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

24 February 2011   16:00 - 17:30
First-Price Auctions with Budget Constraints
Maciej Kotowski (UC Berkeley)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 December 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Financial Intermediation and Credit Policy in Business Cycle Analysis
Nobuhiro Kiyotaki (Princeton) , joint with Mark Gertler
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 December 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Placebo Reforms
Ran Spiegler (Tel Aviv University & UCL)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 November 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Search Committees
Benny Moldovanu (University of Bonn) , joint with Xianwen Shi
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 November 2010   13:00 - 14:30
Persuasion and Strategic Thinking
CANCELLED
Stefan Penczynski (Cornell and STICERD, LSE)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

23 November 2010   16:30 - 18:00
Loopholes: Social Learning and the Evolution of Contract Form
Andrew Newman (University College, London)
Location: Room 321, Drayton House,
UCL, 30 Gordon Street, WC1

18 November 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Optimal Information Disclosure
Luis Rayo (LSE) , joint with Ilya Segal
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

18 November 2010   13:00 - 14:30
The Interaction of Formal and Implicit Contracts with Adverse Selection
Aki Ishihara (STICERD, LSE)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

11 November 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Strategic Information Transmission in Networks
Francesco Squintani (Warwick University) , joint with Andrea Galeotti and Christian Ghiglino
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

04 November 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Cheap Talk with Two-Sided Private Information
Ines Moreno de Barreda (Oxford)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 October 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Nash Equilibrium in Discontinuous Games
Phil Reny (University of Chicago)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 October 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Mediocracy
Andrea Mattozzi (CalTech and AUB) , joint with Antonio Merlo
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 October 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Search with Adverse Selection
Asher Wolinsky (Northwestern)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

24 June 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Some Unpleasant Bargaining Arithmetics?
Antonio Merlo (University of Pennsylvania) , joint with Hulya Eraslan
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 June 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Regular Prices and Sales
Botond Koszegi (Berkeley) , joint with Paul Heidhues
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

10 June 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Spontaneous Discrimination
Balazs Szentes (London School of Economics)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

03 June 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Estimating Time Preferences from Convex Budgets
Jim Andreoni (UCSD) , joint with Charles Sprenger
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 May 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Head Starts in All-Pay Contests
Ron Siegel
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 May 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Coordination Failure in Repeated Games with Private Monitoring
Satoru Takahashi , joint with Takuo Sugaya
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

18 March 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Incentives for Experimenting Agents
Larry Samuelson (Yale) , joint with Johannes Hoerner
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

11 March 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Robust Networks
Sanjeev Goyal (Christ's College, Cambridge) , joint with Adrien Vigier
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

04 March 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Will You Never Learn? Self-Deception and Biases in Information Processing
Daniel Gottlieb (Princeton)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

18 February 2010   16:00 - 17:30
Approximate Non-linear Pricing
Kristof Madarasz (London School of Economics) , joint with Andrea Prat
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 December 2009   17:00 - 18:30
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
Location: Conference Room, LRB 405
4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

26 November 2009   16:00 - 17:30
On transparency in organizations
Philippe Jehiel (PSE and UCL)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

19 November 2009   16:00 - 17:30
A Subjective Model of Temporal Preferences
Haluk Ergin (Washington University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

12 November 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Throwing a Part: Contracting with Heterogeneous Externalities
Eyal Winter (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) , joint with Shai Bernstein
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

05 November 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Monitoring with collective memory
Kareen Rozen (Yale) , joint with David A Miller
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

29 October 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Rational and Naive Herding
Erik Eyster (LSE) , joint with Matthew Rabin
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

22 October 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Assortative Learning
Jan Eeckhout (UCL) , joint with Xi Weng
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 October 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Uncertainty in Mechanism Design
Luca Rigotti (Duke University) , joint with Pino Lopomo and Chris Shannon
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 October 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Bargaining in Stationary Networks
Mihai Manea (MIT)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 June 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Statute Law or Case Law?
Leonardo Felli (LSE) , joint with Luca Anderlini and Alessandro Riboni
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

18 June 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Dynamic Mechanism Design
Allesandro Pavan (Northwestern) , joint with Ilya Segal and Juuso Toikka
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

11 June 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Regulating a multi-attribute/multi-type Monopolist
Dezsö Szalay (University of Bonn)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

04 June 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Incentives and the Shadow of the Future: Dynamic Moral Hazard with Learning
V Bhaskar (University College London)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 June 2009   16:30 - 18:00
Self Control, Risk Aversion, and the Allais Paradox
David Levine (Washington University, St Louis) , joint with Drew Fudenberg
Location: Room 321, Drayton House,
UCL, 30 Gordon Street, WC1

28 May 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Strategic Supply Function Competition with Private Information
Xavier Vives (IESE and UPF, Barcelona)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 May 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Framing Competition
Rani Spiegler (University College London) , joint with Michele Piccione
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 May 2009   16:00 - 17:30
How Homophily Affects Learning and Diffusion in Networks
Matthew Jackson (Stanford) , joint with Benjamin Golub
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

07 May 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Gaming and Strategic Ambiguity in Incentive Provision
Margaret Meyer (Oxford) , joint with Florian Ederer and Richard Holden
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

30 April 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Collective Moral Hazard, Maturity Mismatch, and Systemic Bailouts
Jean Tirole (Toulouse)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

19 March 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Optimal Shill Bidding in the VCG Mechanism
Itai Sher
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

05 March 2009   16:00 - 17:30
The subjective approach to ambiguity: A Critical Assessment
Jonathan Weinstein (Northwestern) , joint with Nabil I. Al-Najjar
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

05 February 2009   16:00 - 17:30
Property Rights
Michael Whinston (Northwestern) , joint with Ilya Segal
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

11 December 2008   16:00 - 17:30
Axiomatic Foundations of Multiplier Preferences
Tomasz Strzalecki (Harvard)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

27 November 2008   16:00 - 17:30
On the Case for a Balanced Budget Amendment to the U.S. Constitution
Marco Battaglini (Princeton) , joint with Marina Azzimonti and Stephen Coate
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 November 2008   16:00 - 17:30
A model of delegated project choice
Mark Armstrong (University College London) , joint with John Vickers
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 November 2008   16:00 - 17:30
Exploiting Naivete about Self-Control in the Credit Market
Paul Heidhues (Bonn) , joint with Botond Koszegi
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

30 October 2008   12:00 - 13:30
What They Don't Know Can't Hurt You: The Benefits of Limited Feedback in Organizations
Stephen Hansen (UPF)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

23 October 2008   16:00 - 17:30
Measurable Ambiguity
Wolfgang Pesendorfer (Princeton) , joint with Faruk Gul
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

16 October 2008   16:00 - 17:30
Groupthink: Collective Delusions in Organizations and Markets
Roland Benabou (Princeton)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 October 2008   16:00 - 17:30
Beliefs and Private Monitoring
Andy Skrzypacz (Stanford Graduate School of Business) , joint with Christopher Phelan
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

26 June 2008   16:00 - 17:30
Bidding for attention and competing for votes in political debates
Gilat Levy (London School of Economics) , joint with Ronny Razin
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 June 2008   16:30 - 18:00
Robust Virtual Implementation
Stephen Morris (Princeton University)
Location: Ricardo Lecture Theatre
Basement, Drayton House, UCL, 30 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AX

12 June 2008   16:00 - 17:30
The Law of the Few
Andrea Galeotti (University of Essex) , joint with Sanjeev Goyal
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

05 June 2008   16:00 - 17:30
Field Centipedes
Ignacio Palacios-Huerta (LSE) , joint with Oscar Volij
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

29 May 2008   16:00 - 17:30
The Value of a Reputation under Imperfect Monitoring
Martin Cripps (University College London)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

22 May 2008   16:00 - 17:30
Building Routines: Learning, Cooperation and the Dynamics of Incomplete Relational Contracts
Sylvain Chassang (Princeton University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 May 2008   16:00 - 17:30
Folk Theorems with Bounded Recall and (Almost) Perfect Monitoring
George Mailath (Pennsylvania) , joint with Wojciech Olszewski
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 May 2008   16:00 - 17:30
Strategic Voting, Bandwagon Effects, and Information Aggregation in Laboratory Committees
CANCELLED
Thomas Palfrey (CalTech)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 February 2008   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
CANCELLED
Sergei Severinov (Duke University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 February 2008   16:00 - 17:30
Aggregation of Information and Beliefs in Prediction Markets."
Peter Sorensen (University of Copenhagen)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 January 2008   16:00 - 17:30
Hold-up, Asset Ownership, and Reference Points
Oliver Hart (Harvard University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 December 2007   16:00 - 17:30
Learning through Theories
Marcin Peski (Chicago)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 December 2007   16:00 - 17:30
The Repeated Prisoner's Dilemma under Private Monitoring
Johannes Horner (Yale University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

29 November 2007   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Peter Eso
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

22 November 2007   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Satoru Takahashi
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 November 2007   16:00 - 17:30
Personal Influence: Social context and political competition
Andrea Mattozzi (CalTech and AUB)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 November 2007   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Chris Starmer
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 November 2007   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Amanda Friedenberg
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 October 2007   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Toni Calvo
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

18 October 2007   16:00 - 17:30
Social Decision Theory
Aldo Rustichini (University of Minnesota) , joint with Maccheroni Marinacci
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

11 October 2007   16:00 - 17:30
A theory of religious organisations
Ronny Razin (London School of Economics)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 June 2007   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Muhamet Yildiz (MIT)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 June 2007   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Hulya Eraslan (Johns Hopkins University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

07 June 2007   16:00 - 17:30
When does Coordination Require Centralization?
Wouter Dessein (Columbia University) , joint with Ricardo Alonso and Niko Matouschek
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

31 May 2007   16:00 - 17:30
Reconciling Introspective Utility with Revealed Preference: Experimental Arguments based on Prospect Theory
Peter Wakker (Erasmus)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

24 May 2007   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Faruk Gul (Princeton)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 May 2007   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Eddie Dekel (Northwestern)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

10 May 2007   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Wolfgang Pesendorfer (Princeton)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

03 May 2007   16:00 - 17:30
A Reputational Value for Stochastic Games
Dilip Abreu (Princeton)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

26 April 2007   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Larry Epstein (Rochester)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 March 2007   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Andrea Wilson (Harvard)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 March 2007   16:00 - 17:30
When are Auctions Best?
Paul Klemperer (Oxford University) , joint with Jeremy Bulow
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 March 2007   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Benny Moldovanu (University of Bonn)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

07 December 2006   16:00 - 17:30
A Theory of Momentum in Sequential Voting
Navin Kartik (Columbia) , joint with Nageeb Ali
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

30 November 2006   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Stanley Zin (Carnegie Mellon University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

23 November 2006   16:00 - 17:30
Likelihood Based Testingn for Fractional Cointegration
Katarzyna Lasak (Pompeu Fabre)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

23 November 2006   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Leeat Yariv (Caltech)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 November 2006   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Stanley Zin (Carnegie Mellon University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 November 2006   16:00 - 17:30
A Dynamic Theory of Public Spending, Taxation and Debt
Stephen Coate (Cornell) , joint with Marco Battaglini
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

26 October 2006   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Attila Ambrus (Harvard)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 October 2006   13:30 - 15:00
The Role of Context and Team Play in Cross-Game Learning
John Kagel (Ohio State)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

12 October 2006   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Asher Wolinsky (Northwestern)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

05 October 2006   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Antoine Faure-Grimaud (LSE)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

29 June 2006   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Stanley Zin (Carnegie Mellon University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

22 June 2006   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Stanley Zin (Carnegie Mellon University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 June 2006   16:00 - 17:30
Non-Bayesian Testing of a Stochastic Prediction
CANCELLED
Eddie Dekel (Northwestern)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 June 2006   16:00 - 17:30
Network Games
Matthew Jackson (Stanford)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 June 2006   16:00 - 17:30
Dynamic Reference-Dependent Utility
Matthew Rabin (University of California, Berkeley) , joint with Botond Koszegi
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 May 2006   16:00 - 17:30
Should courts always enforce what contracting parties write?
Stanley Zin (Carnegie Mellon University) , joint with Andrew Postlewaite
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

18 May 2006   16:00 - 17:30
No seminar
Oliver Pardo-Reinoso (EOPP)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

11 May 2006   16:00 - 17:30
TBC
Raymond Fisman (Columbia)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

04 May 2006   16:00 - 17:30
A mechanism-design approach to speculative trade
Kfir Eliaz (New York University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

27 April 2006   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Faruk Gul (Princeton)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

16 March 2006   16:00 - 17:30
Imperfect Competition and Quality Signaling
Jennifer Reinganaum (Vanderbilt)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 March 2006   16:00 - 17:30
Incentives and Prosocial Behavior
Jean Tirole (Toulouse)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 December 2005   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Christopher Harris (Cambridge)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 December 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Endogenous competitive bargaining
Jeff Zwiebel (Stanford) , joint with Simon Board
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

24 November 2005   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Adam Szeidl (Central European University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 November 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Optimal voting scheme with costly information acquisition
Alex Gershkov (Bonn)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

10 November 2005   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Botond Koszegi (Berkeley)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

03 November 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Mistakes in cooperation: The stochastic stability of Edgeworth's recontracting
Roberto Serrano (Brown and Madrid)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

27 October 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Uncoupled dynamics and Nash equilibrium
Sergui Hart (Hebrew University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

20 October 2005   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Luis Garicano (LSE Department of Management & CEP)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 October 2005   16:00 - 17:30
TBA
Peter Kondor (Central European University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

30 June 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Stanley Zin (Carnegie Mellon University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

23 June 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Contracting in Settings with Durable Trading Opportunities
Joel Watson (UCSD)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

16 June 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Contracting with Imperfect Commitment and Noisy Communication
Roland Strauss (WZB) , joint with Helmut Bester
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 June 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Competition and Efficiency in Markets with Quality Uncertainty
Abhinay Muthoo (Essex) , joint with Suresh Mutuswami
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 June 2005   16:00 - 17:30
John Morgan (visiting Cambridge)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

26 May 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Atila Abdukkadiroglu (Duke)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

19 May 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Aggregation of Expert Opinions
Dino Gerardi (Yale) , joint with Richard McLean and Andrew Postlewaite
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

12 May 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Soenje Reiche (Cambridge)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

05 May 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Markets make People look Selfish
Joel Sobel (UCSD) , joint with Uzi Segal
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 April 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Generic Uniqueness and Continuity of Rationalizable Strategies
Muhamet Yildiz (MIT)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 March 2005   16:00 - 17:30
Herd Behaviour in a Laboratory Financial Market
Antonio Guarino (UCL)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

10 March 2005   16:00 - 17:30
A "Super" Folk Theorem for Dynastic Repeated Games
Luca Anderlini (Georgetown)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 February 2005   13:00 - 14:30
Contracting with Diversely Naive Agents
Ran Spiegler (Tel Aviv University & UCL)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 December 2004   16:00 - 17:30
t.b.a.
Dirk Engelmann (Royal Holloway)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 December 2004   16:00 - 17:30
Multi-attribute auctions.
Estelle Cantillon (Harvard Business School)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 November 2004   16:00 - 17:30
Information acquisition and disclosure in auctions.
Ian Jewitt (Oxford)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

11 November 2004   16:00 - 17:30
Temptation-driven preferences.
Bart Lipman (Boston) , joint with Eddie Dekel and Aldo Rustichini
Location: FMG Conference Room, LRB 407
4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

04 November 2004   16:00 - 17:30
The folk theorem for all games with almost perfect monitoring.
Johannes Horner (Yale University)
Location: FMG Conference Room, LRB 407
4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

28 October 2004   16:00 - 17:30
The communication requirements of social choice rules and supporting budget sets.
Ilya Segal (Stanford)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 October 2004   16:00 - 17:30
Qualitative voting.
Rafael Hortala-Vallve (LSE)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 October 2004   16:00 - 17:30
The impact of loss aversion on pricing.
Paul Heidhues (Bonn) , joint with Botond Koszegi
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

07 October 2004   16:00 - 17:30
Knowledge disclosure, patents, and optimal organization of research and development.
Sudipto Bhattacharya (LSE) , joint with Sergei Guriev
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 July 2004   16:00 - 17:30
A Model of Reference-dependent Preferences
Matthew Rabin (University of California, Berkeley) , joint with Botond Koszegi
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 June 2004   16:00 - 17:30
The Demand for Coordination
Wouter Dessein (Columbia University) , joint with T Santos
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

10 June 2004   16:00 - 17:30
Robust Implementation: The Role of Large Type Spaces
Stephen Morris (Princeton University) , joint with Dirk Bergemann
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

03 June 2004   16:00 - 17:30
Rationalizability and Monotonicity in Large Uniform Price and Double Auctions
In-Koo Cho (University of Illinois)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

27 May 2004   16:00 - 17:30
Thinking Ahead: Part I, the decision problem
Antoine Faure-Grimaud (LSE) , joint with Patrick Bolton (Princeton)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 May 2004   17:00 - 18:30
Reputational Wars of Attrition with Complex Bargaining Postures
David Pearce (Yale University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 May 2004   16:00 - 17:30
Circulation of Ideas: Firms versus Markets
Enrico Perotti (University of Amsterdam) , joint with Thomas Hellmann
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 March 2002   16:00 - 17:30
Bad Reputation
Juuso Valimaki (Aalto University School of Economics, Finland) , joint with Jeff Ely (Northwestern University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 March 2002   16:00 - 17:30
Contract enforcement out of steady state
Andrei Sarychev (LSE)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

07 March 2002   16:00 - 17:30
Unequal Connections
Sanjeev Goyal (Christ's College, Cambridge) , joint with Sumit Joshi (George Washington University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 February 2002   16:00 - 17:30
Testing Threats in Repeated Games
Rani Spiegler (University College London)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 February 2002   16:00 - 17:30
Outsourcing in a Global Economy
Elhanan Helpman (Harvard)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

31 January 2002   16:00 - 17:30
Skill and Luck in the Theory of Turnover
Giuseppe Moscarini (Yale)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

24 January 2002   16:00 - 17:30
Firm Boundaries, Scope and Delegation
Oliver Hart (Harvard University) , joint with Bengt Holmstrom (MIT)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 December 2001   13:00 - 14:30
Additional, Visceral Activation and Brain Characterization Failure
Antonio Rangel (Stanford)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 December 2001   16:00 - 17:30
Perfectly Competitive Innovation
Leonardo Felli (LSE) , joint with Michele Boldrin (Minnesota)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

29 November 2001   16:00 - 17:30
Principal and Expert Agent
Jim Malcomson (Oxford)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

29 November 2001   12:30 - 14:00
Career Concerns of Bargainers
Michael Raith (Chicago Business School) , joint with John Fingleton (ICA)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 November 2001   16:00 - 17:30
Moral hazard and risk taking
Andrea Prat (LSE)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 November 2001   16:00 - 17:30
A Theory of Quantifable Beliefs
Simon Grant (Tilburg) , joint with Edi Karni (Johns Hopkins)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 November 2001   16:00 - 17:30
Liquidity and Asset Prices
John Moore (Economics, LSE) , joint with Nobu Kiyotaki (LSE)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 October 2001   16:00 - 17:30
'Take it' or 'Leave it' vs Negotiation in Common Agency
Michael Peters (LSE)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

18 October 2001   16:00 - 17:30
Robust Mechanism Design
Stephen Morris (Princeton University) , joint with Dirk Bergemann (Yale)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

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)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH