Conference on Theoretical Economics - December 10, 2010

Department of Economics
University of Kansas

Visitors to the Department of Economics in December 2010 were Professor Jean-Marc Bonnisseau, Paris School of Economics, University of Paris 1, Alain Chateauneuf, Paris School of Economics, University of Paris 1, Scott Condie, Brigham Young University, Ramu Gopalan, Washington and Jefferson College, Yang Seung Lee, University of Alberta, Anne Van den Nouweland, University of Oregon, Marek Weretka, University of Wisconsin-Madison, and Myrna Wooders, Vanderbilt University.

A Workshop on Theoretical Economics was held on December 10, Snow Hall, with the support of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

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Friday December, 10 2010

Morning Session: 9:30 - 12:00
Chair: Joe Sicilian, University of Kansas

9:30 -10:15  Bernard Cornet, University of Kansas
Reduced Equivalent Form of a Financial Structure
Discussant: Jean-Marc Bonnisseau

10:15 -11:00  Marek Weretka , University ofWisconsin - Madison
Competition in Financial Innovation
Discussant: Ramu Gopalan

11:00 -11:15 Coffee Break

11:15 -12:00 Anne Van den Nouweland , University of Oregon
Share Equilibrium in Local Public Good Economies
Discussant: Jean-Marc Bonnisseau

12:00 -1:30 Lunch with Department - Stop Day Party

1st Afternoon Session: 1:30 - 3:00
Chair: Jianbo Zhang, University of Kansas


1:30 - 2:15  Scott Condie, Brigham Young University
Informational Effciency with Ambiguous Information
Discussant: Alain Chateauneuf

2:15 - 3:00  Alain Chateauneuf , PSE and University Paris 1
Impatience and Myopia Through Belief Functions
Discussant: Jianbo Zhang

3:00 - 3:30 Coffee Break

2nd Afternoon Session: 3:30 - 5:00
Chair: Myrna Wooders, Vanderbilt University

3:30 - 4:15 Tarun Sabarwal, University of Kansas
Characterizing Stability Properties in Games with Strategic Substitutes
Discussant:

4:15 - 5:00 Jean-Marc Bonnisseau, PSE and University Paris 1
The Survival Assumption in Intertemporal Economies
Discussant: Bernard Cornet

5:00 General discussions

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