Trade & Diffusion of Shocks in Networks

                                    Jan 4, 2018

                                   Glandt Forum
                                   Singh Nanotechnology Center
                                   3205 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19104


8.00 am - 8.30 am:   
Coffee & Snacks

8.30 am - 9.15 am:   
``Supply Disruptions and Optimal Network Structures'' Kostas Bimpikis, Stanford University

9.30 am -10.15 am:    ``Network Formation and Systemic Risk'' Selman Erol, Carnegie Mellon University

10.30 am -11.15 am:  ``Informal Risk Sharing with Local Information'' Wayne Yuan Gao, Yale University

11.30 am - 12.15 pm:  ``Targeting Interventions in Networks'' Benjamin Golub, Harvard University

12.15 pm - 1.00 pm:     LUNCH
1.00 pm - 1.45 pm:    ``Integration and Segregation'' Sanjeev Goyal, University of Cambridge

2.00 pm - 2.45 pm:    ``Commitment and (In)Efficiency: A Bargaining Experiment'' Marina Agranov, California Institute of Technology 

3.00 pm - 3.45 pm:    ``Go Big or Go Home: Partially-Effective Vaccines Can Make Everyone Worse Off'' Eduard Talamàs, University of Pennsylvania

4.00 pm - 4.45 pm:    ``Welfare implications in Intermediary Networks'' Thành Nguyen, Purdue University

5.00 pm - 5.45 pm::  ``Bottleneck Links, Essential Intermediaries, and Competing Paths of Diffusion in Networks''  Mihai Manea, Stanford University

6.30 pm                    Dinner (Invitation Only)


                                    If you plan to attend, please fill in the registration form by December 15, 2017


                                    Eduard Talamàs

                                    Rakesh Vohra: