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Uncertainty and Information in Economics
(9 May - 3 July 2005)

Organizing Committee ·  Confirmed Visitors · Overview · Activities · Membership Application

Schedule of Workshops and Tutorials

Workshop on Economic Theory (16 May 2005)

Venue

  • IMS Auditorium
    Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS
    3 Prince George's Park
    Singapore 118402
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Monday, 16 May 2005

09:00am - 09:10am

Registration

09:10am - 10:00am

Uncertainty and hyperbolic discounting
Eric Maskin, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton
  Paper: PDF...

10:00am - 10:20am

--- Tea Break ---

10:20am - 11:10am

Information and market design
Ruqu Wang, National University of Singapore and Queens University, Canada
  Paper: PDF...

11:10am - 12:00nn

The g-core and coalition formation
Parkash Chander, National University of Singapore

12:00nn - 02:00pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:00pm - 02:50pm

Trade with heterogeneous multiple priors
Atsushi Kajii, Kyoto University
  Paper: PDF...

02:50pm - 03:40pm

Ex ante efficiency and incentive compatibility
Yeneng Sun, National University of Singapore

03:40pm - 04:10pm

--- Tea Break ---

 

End of Workshop

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Tutorials and Seminars (30 May - 3 Jun 2005)

Venue

  • IMS Auditorium
    Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS
    3 Prince George's Park
    Singapore 118402
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Monday, 30 May 2005

08:45am - 09:00am

Registration

09:00am - 10:15am

Game theory (Tutorial lecture 1)
Sudhir Shah, University of Delhi
  Lecture notes: PDF...

10:15am - 10:45am

--- Tea Break ---

10:45am - 12:00nn

Game theory (Tutorial lecture 2)
Sudhir Shah, University of Delhi
  Lecture notes: PDF...

12:00nn - 02:30pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:30pm - 03:30pm

Applications of rich measure spaces formed from nonstandard models (Seminar)
Peter A. Loeb, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

03:30pm - 04:00pm

--- Tea Break ---

04:00pm - 05:00pm

Factor taxation and growth under asymmetric information (Seminar)
Yong Wang, City University of Hong Kong

Tuesday, 31 May 2005

09:00am - 10:15am

Game theory (Tutorial lecture 3)
Sudhir Shah, University of Delhi
  Lecture notes: PDF...

10:15am - 10:45am

--- Tea Break ---

10:45am - 12:00nn

Game theory (Tutorial lecture 4)
Sudhir Shah, University of Delhi
  Lecture notes: PDF...

12:00nn - 02:30pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:30pm - 03:30pm

Cooperative games from a microeconomic perspective (Seminar)
Walter Trockel, Bielefeld University, Germany

Wednesday, 1 Jun 2005

08:45am - 09:00am

Registration

09:00am - 10:15am

The theory of coalition formation (Tutorial lecture 1)
Parkash Chander, National University of Singapore

10:15am - 10:45am

--- Tea Break ---

10:45am - 12:00nn

The theory of coalition formation (Tutorial lecture 2)
Parkash Chander, National University of Singapore

Thursday, 2 Jun 2005

09:00am - 10:15am

The theory of coalition formation (Tutorial lecture 3)
Parkash Chander, National University of Singapore

10:15am - 10:45am

--- Tea Break ---

10:45am - 12:00nn

The theory of coalition formation (Tutorial lecture 4)
Parkash Chander, National University of Singapore

12:00nn - 02:30pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:30pm - 03:30pm

Market games, inequality and an equal treatment property of the core (Seminar)
Myrna Wooders, Vanderbilt Universities and University of Warwick

Friday, 3 Jun 2005

08:45am - 09:00am

Registration

09:00am - 10:15am

Asset pricing in dynamic, discrete time, general equilibrium models (Tutorial lecture 1)
Felix Kubler, Universitaet Mannheim
  Lecture notes: PDF...  Presentation slides: PDF...

10:15am - 10:45am

--- Tea Break ---

10:45am - 12:00nn

Asset pricing in dynamic, discrete time, general equilibrium models (Tutorial lecture 2)
Felix Kubler, Universitaet Mannheim
  Lecture notes: PDF...  Presentation slides: PDF...

12:00nn - 02:30pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:30pm - 03:45pm

Asset pricing in dynamic, discrete time, general equilibrium models (Tutorial lecture 3)
Felix Kubler, Universitaet Mannheim
  Lecture notes: PDF...  Presentation slides: PDF...

03:45pm - 04:15pm

--- Tea Break ---

04:15pm - 05:30pm

Asset pricing in dynamic, discrete time, general equilibrium models (Tutorial lecture 4)
Felix Kubler, Universitaet Mannheim
  Lecture notes: PDF...  Presentation slides: PDF...

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Workshop on Uncertainty and Information in Economics (6 - 10 Jun 2005)

Venue

  • IMS Auditorium
    Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS
    3 Prince George's Park
    Singapore 118402
  • Directions...

Monday, 6 Jun 2005 (Day 1)

09:00am - 09:15am

Registration

09:15am - 10:00am

Stock return autocorrelation is not spurious
Robert Anderson, University of California at Berkeley
  Paper: PDF...

10:00am - 10:30am

--- Tea Break ---

10:30am - 11:15am

Bankruptcy and firm finance
Anne Villamil, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

11:15am - 12:00nn

Hart effect and equilibrium in incomplete markets
Roberto Raimondo, University of Melbourne

12:00nn - 02:00pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:00pm - 02:45pm

Repetitive risk aversion
Parkash Chander, National University of Singapore

02:45pm - 03:30pm

A non-cooperative theory of quantity-rationing global pollution
Sudhir Shah, University of Delhi

03:30pm - 04:00pm

--- Tea Break ---

04:00pm - 04:45pm

The nature of equilibria under noncollusive product design and collusive pricing
Kali Rath, University of Notre Dame

 

End of Day 1

Tuesday, 7 Jun 2005 (Day 2)

09:15am - 10:00am

Efficiently regulated competition in insurance economies with adverse selection
Peter Hammond, Stanford University
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10:00am - 10:30am

--- Tea Break ---

10:30am - 11:15am

A reformulation of the rational expectations equilibrium (REE): Walrasian Bayesian equilibrium
Nicholas Yannelis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

11:15am - 12:00nn

Manipulation of endowments and sunspot equilibria
Aditya Goenka, National University of Singapore
  Paper: PDF...

12:00nn - 02:00pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:00pm - 02:45pm

Cominimum additive operator
Takashi Ui, Yokohama National University
  Paper: PDF...

02:45pm - 03:30pm

Independent random matching
Yeneng Sun, National University of Singapore
  Paper: 1) PDF...   2) PDF...

03:30pm - 04:00pm

--- Tea Break ---

04:00pm - 04:45pm

The comparative statics of constrained optimization problems
John Quah, University of Oxford
  Paper: PDF...

 

End of Day 2

06:00pm ~

Workshop dinner

Wednesday, 8 Jun 2005 (Day 3)

09:15am - 10:00am

Pure-strategy equilibrium in large games with infinite types
Ali Khan, Johns Hopkins University

10:00am - 10:30am

--- Tea Break ---

10:30am - 11:15am

On equilibrium in pure strategies in games with many players
Myrna Wooders, Vanderbilt Universities and University of Warwick
  Paper: PDF...

 

End of Day 3

Thursday, 9 Jun 2005 (Day 4)

09:15am - 10:00am

The communication requirements of social choice rules and supporting budget sets
Ilya Segal, Stanford University
  Paper: PDF...

10:00am - 10:30am

--- Tea Break ---

10:30am - 11:15am

Approximate generalizations and applied equilibrium analysis
Felix Kubler, Universitaet Mannheim

11:15am - 12:00nn

Asset price volatility with heterogeneous and rational beliefs
Ho-Mou Wu National Taiwan University

12:00nn - 02:00pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:00pm - 02:45pm

When and how to dismantle nuclear weapons: more on optimal auction with externalities
Jingfeng Lu, National University of Singapore

02:45pm - 03:30pm

Safe votes, sincere votes, and strategizing
Rohit Parikh, City University of New York

 

End of Day 4

03:30pm ~

Visit to Department of Economics, NUS

07:00pm - 09:00pm

TARK Reception at Orchard Parade Hotel

Friday, 10 Jun 2005 (Day 5 - Joint activities with TARK)

08:30am - 09:00am

TARK Registration

09:00am - 10:00am

Redoing the foundations of decision theory: Decision theory with subjective state spaces
Joseph Y. Halpern, Cornell University

10:00am - 11:00am

Uncertainty in mechanism design
Chris Shannon
University of California at Berkeley

11:00am ~

TARK Activities...

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The Tenth Conference on Theoretical Aspects of Rationality and Knowledge (10 - 12 Jun 2005)

Venue

  • IMS Auditorium
    Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS
    3 Prince George's Park
    Singapore 118402
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Conference Program

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Tutorials and Seminars (13 - 17 Jun 2005)

Venue

  • IMS Auditorium
    Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS
    3 Prince George's Park
    Singapore 118402
  • Directions...

Monday, 13 Jun 2005

08:45am - 09:00am

Registration

09:00am - 10:15am

Computational mechanism design and auctions (Tutorial lecture 1)
David Parkes, Harvard University
  Presentation slides: PDF...

10:15am - 10:45am

--- Tea Break ---

10:45am - 12:00nn

Computational mechanism design and auctions (Tutorial lecture 2)
David Parkes, Harvard University
  Presentation slides: PDF...

12:00nn - 02:30pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:30pm - 03:45pm

Computational mechanism design and auctions (Tutorial lecture 3)
David Parkes, Harvard University
  Presentation slides: PDF...

03:45pm - 04:15pm

--- Tea Break ---

04:15pm - 05:30pm

Computational mechanism design and auctions (Tutorial lecture 4)
David Parkes, Harvard University
  Presentation slides: PDF...

Tuesday, 14 Jun 2005

08:45am - 09:00am

Registration

09:00am - 10:15am

Differential information economies (Tutorial lecture 1)
Nicholas Yannelis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  Lecture notes: PDF...

10:15am - 10:45am

--- Tea Break ---

10:45am - 12:00nn

Differential information economies (Tutorial lecture 2)
Nicholas Yannelis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  Lecture notes: PDF...

12:00nn - 02:30pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:30pm - 03:30pm

Implementation with interdependent valuation (Seminar)
Richard McLean, Rutgers University

03:30pm - 04:00pm

--- Tea Break ---

04:00pm - 05:00pm

Auctions for dynamic environments: WiFi, last-minute tickets and grid computing (Seminar)
David Parkes, Harvard University

Wednesday, 15 Jun 2005

08:45am - 09:00am

Registration

09:00am - 10:15am

Financial contracts and the theory of debt (Tutorial lecture 1)
Anne Villamil, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  Lecture notes: PDF...

10:15am - 10:45am

--- Tea Break ---

10:45am - 12:00nn

Financial contracts and the theory of debt (Tutorial lecture 2)
Anne Villamil, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  Lecture notes: PDF...

12:00nn - 02:30pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:30pm - 03:30pm

Iterated strict dominance in general games (Seminar)
Xiao Luo, Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
  Paper: PDF...

03:30pm - 04:00pm

--- Tea Break ---

04:00pm - 05:00pm

Strategic uncertainty and the Hirshleifer effect (Seminar)
Murali Agastya, University of Sydney

Thursday, 16 Jun 2005

08:45am - 09:00am

Registration

09:00am - 10:15am

General equilibrium foundations of continuous-time finance (Tutorial lecture 1)
Robert Anderson, University of California at Berkeley
  Lecture notes: PDF...

10:15am - 10:45am

--- Tea Break ---

10:45am - 12:00nn

General equilibrium foundations of continuous-time finance (Tutorial lecture 2)
Robert Anderson, University of California at Berkeley
  Lecture notes: PDF...

12:00nn - 02:30pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:30pm - 03:30pm

State-space partitioning methods for pricing high-dimensional American-style options (Seminar)
Xing Jin, National University of Singapore

Friday, 17 Jun 2005

09:00am - 10:15am

General equilibrium foundations of continuous-time finance (Tutorial lecture 3)
Robert Anderson, University of California at Berkeley
  Lecture notes: PDF...

10:15am - 10:45am

--- Tea Break ---

10:45am - 12:00nn

General equilibrium foundations of continuous-time finance (Tutorial lecture 4)
Robert Anderson, University of California at Berkeley
  Lecture notes: PDF...

12:00nn - 02:30pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:30pm - 03:30pm

Small worlds  (Seminar)
Soo-Hong Chew, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  Paper: 1) PDF... 2) PDF...

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