Conference Program


September 7th



9:00-9:30 Welcome, coffee, and registration

9:30-10:20 Eran Shmaya, Northwestern University. Testing Exchangeable Theories

10:20-10:50 Coffee break

10:50-11:40 Edoardo Gallo, Oxford University Social learning by chit-chat
11:40-12:30 Eduardo Perez, Ecole Polytechnique. Complicating to Persuade

12:30-14:00 Lunch

14:00-14:50 Ron Siegel, Northwestern University. Asymmetric Contests with Interdependent Valuations
14:50-15:40 David Martimort, Paris School of Economics. Public contracting in delegated agency games

15:40-16:10 Coffee break

16:10-17:00 Marion Oury, Université Cergy-Pontoise. Continuous implementation in finite environments
17:00-17:50 Ronen Gradwohl, Northwestern University. Privacy-Protecting Implementation

September 8th

9:00-9:30 Coffee

9:30-10:20 David Ettinger, Université Paris Dauphine. Hiding information in open auctions through jump bids

10:20-10:50 Coffee break

10:50-11:40 Ingela Alger, Toulouse School of Economics, The evolutionary stability of social preferences
11:40-12:30 Itai Arieli, Oxford University, Fast convergence in population game

12:30-14:00 Lunch

14:00-14:50 Nicolas Vieille, HEC Paris. Recursive methods in stochastic games
14:50-15:40 Luciano De Castro, Northwestern University. A New Approach to  Existence and Characterization of Pure Strategy Equilibria in Games with Incomplete Information

15:40-16:10 Coffee break

16:10-17:00 Wioletta Dziuda, Northwestern University. Communication with Detectable Deceit
17:00-17:50 Manuel Mueller-Frank, Oxford University. The Robustness of Consensus in Network-Based Non-Bayesian Learning Models

19:30 Social Dinner.

September 9th

9:00-9:30 Coffee

9:30-10:20 Guy Mayraz, Oxford University. Priors and Desires - A Model of Payoff-Dependent beliefs

10:20-10:50 Coffee Break

10:50-11:40 Margaret Meyer, Oxford University. Reputational Incentives for Biased Evaluators
11:40-12:30 Gabrielle Demange, Paris School of Economics. Collective attention and ranking methods

12:30-14:00 Lunch

14:00-14:50 Francis Bloch, Ecole Polytechnique. Learning, preemption and cooperation in R & D race
14:50-15:40 Gabriel Kreindler, Oxford University. Noisy Learning Dynamics

15:40-16:10 Coffee Break

16:10-17:00 Andrew Mell, Ofxord University. Re-Thinking Reputation
17:00-17:50 Olivier Compte, Paris School of Economics. Plausible theories of behavior