Conference on Theoretical Economics: December 9-10, 2011

Department of Economics, Room 358, Snow Hall 1460 Jayhawk boulevard, Lawrence
University of Kansas .
A Workshop on Theoretical Economics was held on December 10 with the support with the support of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

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Friday, December 9 2011
Morning Session: 9:00 - 11:30
Chair: Joe Sicilian, University of Kansas

9:00 - 9:45: Anna Rubinchik, University of Haifa
Regularity and stability of equilibria in an overlapping generations model with exogenous growth
Discussant: Jean-Marc Bonnisseau

9:45 - 10:30: Manjira Datta, Arizona State University
Which Recursive equilibrium?
Discussant: Ramu Gopalan

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:45 Alain Chateauneuf, Paris School of Economics, Université Paris 1
Optimal Risk Sharing with Optimistic and Pessimistic Decision Makers
Discussant: Anna Rubinchik

3:20 - 3:40 Break

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11:45 - 1:30 Lunch with Department - Stop Day Party

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1st Afternoon Session: 1:30 - 3:00
Chair: Tarun Sabarwal, University of Kansas

1:30 - 2:15 Kevin Reffett , Arizona State University
A Constructive study of Stochastic Games with Strategic Complementarities
Discussant: Tarun Sabarwal

2:15 - 3:00 Andrew Monaco, University of Kansas
Monotone comparative statics for games with both strategic complements and strategic substitutes
Discussant: Kevin Reffett

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3:00 - 3:30 Coffee Break

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2nd Afternoon Session: 3:30 - 5:00

Chair: Jianbo Zhang, University of Kansas

3:30 - 4:15 Bernard Cornet
University of Kansas and Paris School of Economics
On the risk-neutral capacity
Discussant: Jianbo Zhang

4:15 - 5:00 Chris Shannon
University of California, Berkeley
Verifiability and Group Formation in Markets
Discussant: Andrew Monaco

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Saturday, December 10, 2011
Morning Session: 9:00 - 11:30

Chair: Ramu Gopalan, Arizona State University

9:00 - 9:45: Abishek Ranjan, Paris School of Economics, Université Paris 1
Financial economics with restricted participation
Discussant: Matthew Hoelle

9:45 - 10:30: Matthew Hoelle, Purdue University
A Simple Model of Restricted Participation with Real Assets
Discussant: Abishek Ranjan

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:45 Jean-Marc Bonnisseau, Paris School of Economics, Université Paris 1
On the rank of return matrices with long term assets
Discussant: Bernard Cornet

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11:45 : - 12: 30 Lunch

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