WORKSHOP ON

Trade & Diffusion of Shocks in Networks



TIME:
                                    Jan 4, 2018

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

PROGRAM:


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:    ``Contagious Disruptions and Complexity Traps in Economic Development'' Fernando Vega-Redondo, Universita' Bocconi 

10.30 am -11.15 am:   ``TBD'' Benjamin Golub, Harvard University

11.30 am - 12.15 pm:  ``Network Formation and Systemic Risk'' Selman Erol, Carnegie Mellon University

12.15 pm - 1.00 pm:     LUNCH
                
1.00 pm - 1.45 pm:    ``TBD'' Sanjeev Goyal, University of Cambridge

2.00 pm - 2.45 pm:    ``TBD'' Eduard Talamàs, University of Pennsylvania

3.00 pm - 3.45 pm:  ``Commitment and (In)Efficiency: A Bargaining Experiment'' Marina Agranov, California Institute of Technology 

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)

REGISTRATION:

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

CONTACTS:

                                    Eduard Talamàs
eduard.talamas@gmail.com

                                    Rakesh Vohra: rvohra@seas.upenn.edu