2012 Asia Meeting of the Econometric Society

Summary of All Sessions

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#Date/TimeLocationTitlePapersOrganizer
1December 20, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Bubbles, Indeterminacy and Expectations3Shouyong Shi
2December 20, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Implementation Theory3In-Koo Cho
3December 20, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Food Demand3Arthur Lewbel
4December 20, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Evaluation of Education Programs2Alexandre Mas
5December 20, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Organizations and Networks2Michihiro Kandori
6December 20, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Taxes, Infrastructure and Productivity in India and Pakistan3Ananth Seshadri
7December 20, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Prices and Trade3Jiandong Ju
8December 20, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Semiparametric Duration and Switching Regime Models 2Xiaohong Chen
9December 20, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Growth Theory3Ashok Kotwal
10December 20, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Economics of the Informal Sector2Ashok Kotwal
11December 20, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Identity and Discrimination 13Ashok Kotwal
12December 20, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Foreign Direct Investment2Gita Gopinath
13December 20, 2012
10:15-11:15
N/A Invited Lecture 11
14December 20, 2012
10:15-11:15
N/A Invited Lecture 21
15December 20, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Mechanism Design 13In-Koo Cho
16December 20, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Empirical Studies of Trade Patterns2Mark Roberts
17December 20, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Business Cycles and the Labor Market3Shouyong Shi
18December 20, 2012
11:30-1:00
N/A Time Series Models 12Yoon-Jae Whang
19December 20, 2012
11:30-1:00
N/A Nonlinear Econometric Models with Applications2Han Hong
20December 20, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Regional Economics and Trade3Jiandong Ju
21December 20, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Dynamic Macroeconomic Policy3Noah Williams
22December 20, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Frictions3Markus Brunnermeier
23December 20, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Information, Trading and Liquidity3Markus Brunnermeier
24December 20, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A The Chinese Economy 13Ashok Kotwal
25December 20, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Credit and Development 12Ashok Kotwal
26December 20, 2012
14:15-15:15
N/A Invited Lecture 31
27December 20, 2012
14:15-15:15
N/A Invited Lecture 41
28December 20, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Contracts and Trading3In-Koo Cho
29December 20, 2012
15:30-16:00
N/A Financial Markets and Monetary Policy2Shouyong Shi
30December 20, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Indices and Thresholds3Arthur Lewbel
31December 20, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Auctions and Bargaining3Sushil Bikhchandani
32December 20, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Time Series Models 22Aman Ullah
33December 20, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Growth and Business Cycles3Ananth Seshadri
34December 20, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Emerging Markets and Trade3Jiandong Ju
35December 20, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Banking2Markus Brunnermeier
36December 20, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Identity and Discrimination 23Ashok Kotwal
37December 20, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Credit and Development 23Ashok Kotwal
38December 20, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A The Chinese Economy 23Bharat Ramaswami
39December 20, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Growth and Development3Bharat Ramaswami
40December 20, 2012
17:15-18:15
DSE Vivekananda Hall EXIM Bank Lecture1
41December 21, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Housing, Energy and Firm-Level Volatility3Shouyong Shi
42December 21, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Auction Theory3Sushil Bikhchandani
43December 21, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Inference on High Dimensional Models2Yoon-Jae Whang
44December 21, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Semi- and Non-parametric Econometrics2Aman Ullah
45December 21, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Empirical Microeconomics3Hanming Fang
46December 21, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Education in India 13Ashok Kotwal
47December 21, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Wages and Employment2Alexandre Mas
48December 21, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Macroeconomic and Environmental Policy3Ananth Seshadri
49December 21, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Macroeconomics and Fertility2Ananth Seshadri
50December 21, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Corporate Bond Market3Markus Brunnermeier
51December 21, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Corruption and Development 12Ashok Kotwal
52December 21, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A International Business Cycles3Gita Gopinath
53December 21, 2012
10:15-11:15
N/A Invited Lecture 51
54December 21, 2012
10:15-11:15
N/A Session Cancelled0
55December 21, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Choice and Uncertainty2In-Koo Cho
56December 21, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Robust Inference3Yoon-Jae Whang
57December 21, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Information and Incentives2Hanming Fang
58December 21, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Economics of Education3Hanming Fang
59December 21, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Nonseparable Errors and Random Coefficients2Arthur Lewbel
60December 21, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Unemployment, Growth and Macro Policy2Ananth Seshadri
61December 21, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Persistent Time Series3Xiaohong Chen
62December 21, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Empirical Finance3Markus Brunnermeier
63December 21, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Development and the Environment3Ashok Kotwal
64December 21, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Corruption and Development 22Ashok Kotwal
65December 21, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Political Economy2Ashok Kotwal
66December 21, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A International Finance3Gita Gopinath
67December 21, 2012
14:15-15:15
N/A Invited Lecture 71
68December 21, 2012
14:15-15:15
N/A Invited Lecture 81
69December 21, 2012
15:30-16:00
N/A Empirical Studies of MNCs and FDI3Mark Roberts
70December 21, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Hypothesis Testing3Yoon-Jae Whang
71December 21, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Spatial Models2Susumu Imai
72December 21, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Technology Choice and Trade3Jiandong Ju
73December 21, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Organization Theory3Kenneth Hendricks
74December 21, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Quantile Regression2Xiaohong Chen
75December 21, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Nonlinear Time Series Models2Xiaohong Chen
76December 21, 2012
15:30-16:00
N/A Experimental Economics: Decision Theory2Soo Hong Chew
77December 21, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Banking and Sovereign Risk3Markus Brunnermeier
78December 21, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Small Firms in India and Credit Ratings3Markus Brunnermeier
79December 21, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Education in India 23Ashok Kotwal
80December 21, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Crime and Corruption: Experiments2Rohini Pande
81December 21, 2012
17:15-18:15
DSE Vivekananda Hall Presidential Address1
82December 22, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Theoretical Models of Competition and Pricing2Mark Roberts
83December 22, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Estimation and Testing2Aman Ullah
84December 22, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Session Cancelled0
85December 22, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Theoretical Models of Internal Labor Markets 3Alexandre Mas
86December 22, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Human Capital Formation3Alexandre Mas
87December 22, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Game Dynamics3Michihiro Kandori
88December 22, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Finance and Trade3Jiandong Ju
89December 22, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Information Disclosure and Signalling2Kenneth Hendricks
90December 22, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Time and Social Preferences3Soo Hong Chew
91December 22, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Applications of Decision Theory3Soo Hong Chew
92December 22, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Pricing, Volatility and Contagion3Markus Brunnermeier
93December 22, 2012
8:30-10:00
N/A Macro Aspects of the Indian Economy3Ashok Kotwal
94December 22, 2012
10:15-11:15
N/A Invited Lecture 91
95December 22, 2012
10:15-11:15
N/A Invited Lecture 101
96December 22, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Microeconometric Identification3Arthur Lewbel
97December 22, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Experimental Economics: Game Theory3Sushil Bikhchandani
98December 22, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Panel Data2Aman Ullah
99December 22, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Information and Communication 13Hanming Fang
100December 22, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Identification Issues in Empirical Economics3Susumu Imai
101December 22, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Contracts and Voting3Michihiro Kandori
102December 22, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Liquidity and Risk2Ananth Seshadri
103December 22, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Model Selection and Robust Measurement3Xiaohong Chen
104December 22, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Semi- and Nonparametric Models3Xiaohong Chen
105December 22, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Risk Management, Financial Intermediaries and Households3Markus Brunnermeier
106December 22, 2012
11:30-1:00
N/A Political Economy of India3Ashok Kotwal
107December 22, 2012
11:30-13:00
N/A Challenges to Development3Bharat Ramaswami
108December 22, 2012
14:15-15:15
DSE Vivekananda Hall Jacob Marschak Lecture1
109December 22, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Analysis of Individual Behavior Using Microdata3Susumu Imai
110December 22, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Pricing and Collusion 3Kenneth Hendricks
111December 22, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Empirical Studies of Demand2Kenneth Hendricks
112December 22, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Savings and Labor Supply Decisions2Alexandre Mas
113December 22, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Information and Communication 23Michihiro Kandori
114December 22, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Financial Time Series 3Xiaohong Chen
115December 22, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Voting3In-Koo Cho
116December 22, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Mechanism Design 22In-Koo Cho
117December 22, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Announcement Effects, Information and Mergers3Markus Brunnermeier
118December 22, 2012
15:30-17:30
N/A Agriculture 4Ashok Kotwal
119December 22, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A Individual and Social Choice3Parag Pathak
120December 22, 2012
15:30-17:00
N/A International Trade2Gita Gopinath
 

120 sessions, 294 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers


 

2012 Asia Meeting of the Econometric Society

Complete List of All Sessions


  Session 1: Bubbles, Indeterminacy and Expectations

Session Organizer: Shouyong Shi, University of Toronto
Session Chair: Alok Johri, McMaster University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Stock Market Bubbles and Unemployment
   Presented by: Lifang Xu, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 

Multiple equilibria and indeterminacy in money-in-the-production-function model
   Presented by: Akihiko Kaneko, Waseda University
 

Fear of Sovereign Default and Business Cycles
   Presented by: Alok Johri, McMaster University

  Session 2: Implementation Theory

Session Organizer: In-Koo Cho, University of Illinois
Session Chair: Nozomu Muto, Hitotsubashi University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Selecting Winners with Partially Honest Jurors
   Presented by: Sonal Yadav, Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi
 

Implementation in Undominated Strategies by Bounded and Covered Mechanisms
   Presented by: Saptarshi Mukherjee, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
 

Implementation in Undominated Strategies with Priors
   Presented by: Nozomu Muto, Hitotsubashi University

  Session 3: Food Demand

Session Organizer: Arthur Lewbel, Boston College
Session Chair: Ethan Ligon, University of California, Berkeley
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Veblen Preferences and the Falling Calorie Consumption in India: Theory and Evidence
   Presented by: Amlan Das Gupta, University of British Columbia
 

CEREAL CONSUMPTION AS A PROXY FOR REAL INCOME
   Presented by: Krishna Ram, Shivaji College, Delhi University
 

Incentives & nutrition for rotten kids: The quantity and quality of food allocated within Philippine households
   Presented by: Ethan Ligon, University of California, Berkeley

  Session 4: Evaluation of Education Programs

Session Organizer: Alexandre Mas, Princeton University
Session Chair: Murat Kirdar, Middle East Technical University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

The role of design in school subsidy program: Evidence from mid-day meals in India
   Presented by: Bidisha Barooah, Delhi School of Economics
 

DOES LONGER COMPULSORY EDUCATION EQUALIZE EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT BY GENDER, ETHNICITY, AND SOCIOECONOMIC BACKGROUND?
   Presented by: Murat Kirdar, Middle East Technical University

  Session 5: Organizations and Networks

Session Organizer: Michihiro Kandori, University of Tokyo
Session Chair: Sudipta Sarangi, Louisiana State University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Centralisation vs. Delegation: A Principal-Agent Analysis
   Presented by: Dushyant Kumar, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi
 

Confirming Information Flows in Networks
   Presented by: Sudipta Sarangi, Louisiana State University

  Session 6: Taxes, Infrastructure and Productivity in India and Pakistan

Session Organizer: Ananth Seshadri, University of Wisconsin
Session Chair: Areendam Chanda, Louisiana State University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

A Computational General Equilibrium Approach to Sectoral Analysis for Tax Potential: An Application to Pakistan
   Presented by: Musharraf Cyan, Georgia State University
 

Sectoral Infrastructure Investment In An Unbalanced Growing Economy: The Case Of India
   Presented by: Chetan Ghate, Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi
 

Accounting for Bihar’s Productivity Relative to India’s: What Can We Learn from Recent Developments in Growth Theory?
   Presented by: Areendam Chanda, Louisiana State University

  Session 7: Prices and Trade

Session Organizer: Jiandong Ju, Tsinghua University
Session Chair: Piyusha Mutreja, Syracuse University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Imported Intermediate Inputs, Export Prices, and Trade Liberalization
   Presented by: Haichao Fan, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 

Unemployment and Inequality after Trade Liberalization
[slides]
   Presented by: Shoya Ishimaru, University of Tokyo
 

Price Equalization Does Not Imply Free Trade
   Presented by: Piyusha Mutreja, Syracuse University

  Session 8: Semiparametric Duration and Switching Regime Models

Session Organizer: Xiaohong Chen, Yale University
Session Chair: Paul Rilstone, York University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

State Dependence in a Multinomial Employment Dynamics of Married Women in Japan
   Presented by: Nizamul Islam, CEPS/INSTEAD
 

Semiparametric Efficiency Bounds and Efficient Estimation of Discrete Duration Models with Unspecified Hazard Rate
   Presented by: Paul Rilstone, York University

  Session 9: Growth Theory

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Lin Liu, University of Rochester
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Institutions, Entrepreneurship and Channels to Sustained Economic Growth
   Presented by: Pak Hung Mo, Hong Kong Baptist University
 

A Two-Sector Model of Land Acquisition and Growth
   Presented by: Anuradha Saha, Indian Statistical Institute
 

Infectious Diseases, Human Capital and Economic Growth
   Presented by: Lin Liu, University of Rochester

  Session 10: Economics of the Informal Sector

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Ashima Sood, Economic and Political Weekly
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

A General Equilibrium Model on Implications of Trade Reform for Informal Sector and Extortion
   Presented by: Biswajit Mandal, Visva-Bharati University
 

Degrees of migration: Relationship-based contract governance and participation in the cycle rickshaw rental market
   Presented by: Ashima Sood, Economic and Political Weekly

  Session 11: Identity and Discrimination 1

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Veronique Gille, Paris 1 University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

The impact of positive discrimination in education in India: evidence from a natural experiment
   Presented by: Guilhem Cassan, University of Namur - FUNDP
 

Who is the Identified Victim? Caste interacts with sympathy in India
   Presented by: Ashwini Deshpande, Delhi School of Economics
 

Stigma in positive discrimination application? Evidence from quotas in education in South India
   Presented by: Veronique Gille, Paris 1 University

  Session 12: Foreign Direct Investment

Session Organizer: Gita Gopinath, Harvard
Session Chair: Samrat Roy, St. Xavier's College, Kolkata
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Foreign Direct Investment, Governance and Growth Triology: New Evidence from ECOWAS Countries Using Threshold Analysis
   Presented by: Ibrahim Raheem, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
 

Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth: A Cross-Country Exploration in Asia using Panel Cointegration Technique
   Presented by: Samrat Roy, St. Xavier's College, Kolkata

  Session 13: Invited Lecture 1

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Ashwini Deshpande, Delhi School of Economics
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 10:15 - 11:15
 

A Structural Model of Demand, Cost, and Export Market Selection
   Presented by: Mark Roberts, Pennsylvania State University

  Session 14: Invited Lecture 2

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Jacob Goeree, University of Zurich
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 10:15 - 11:15
 

Robust Predictions in Games of Incomplete Information
   Presented by: Dirk Bergemann, Yale University

  Session 15: Mechanism Design 1

Session Organizer: In-Koo Cho, University of Illinois
Session Chair: Hitoshi Matsushima, University of Tokyo
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Optimal Delay in Committees
   Presented by: Wing Suen, The University of Hong Kong
 

The Land Acquisition Problem: a Mechanism Design Approach
   Presented by: Soumendu Sarkar, TERI University
 

Optimal Exchange Mechanism Design
[slides]
   Presented by: Hitoshi Matsushima, University of Tokyo

  Session 16: Empirical Studies of Trade Patterns

Session Organizer: Mark Roberts, Pennsylvania State University
Session Chair: Bee Yan Aw, Pennsylvania State University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Endogenous Exporting Decisions of Heterogeneous Firms: Theory and Evidences
   Presented by: Bing Hu, Univ. of International Business & Econ.
 

Outward Foreign Direct Investment, Demand and Productivity in Taiwan's Electronics Industry
[slides]
   Presented by: Bee Yan Aw, Pennsylvania State University

  Session 17: Business Cycles and the Labor Market

Session Organizer: Shouyong Shi, University of Toronto
Session Chair: Min Zhang, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Financial Cycles and Labor Productivity over the Business Cycle
   Presented by: Carlos Yepez, Brandeis University
 

Time-Varying Wage Risk, Incomplete Markets, and Business Cycles
   Presented by: Shuhei Takahashi, Kyoto University
 

Optimal Unemployment Insurance with Endogenous UI Eligibility
   Presented by: Min Zhang, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

  Session 18: Time Series Models 1

Session Organizer: Yoon-Jae Whang, Seoul National University
Session Chair: Chew Chua, The University of Melbourne
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 1:00
 

Functional-Coefficient Cointegration Models in the Presence of Deterministic Trends
   Presented by: Masayuki Hirukawa, Setsunan University
 

A model of time-varying cointegration and cointegrating rank
   Presented by: Chew Chua, The University of Melbourne

  Session 19: Nonlinear Econometric Models with Applications

Session Organizer: Han Hong, Stanford University
Session Chair: Saraswata Chaudhuri, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hil
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 1:00
 

Pricing for Goodwill: A Threshold Quantile Regression Approach
   Presented by: Pai Xu, University of Hong Kong
 

GMM with missing moment restrictions
   Presented by: Saraswata Chaudhuri, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hil

  Session 20: Regional Economics and Trade

Session Organizer: Jiandong Ju, Tsinghua University
Session Chair: Juyoung Cheong, University of Queensland
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Endogenous Polycentricity of Cities in 2D: What lacks One-dimensional Model?
   Presented by: Alexander Sidorov, Sobolev Institute of Mathematics
 

Trade, Technology, and Institution: How Do They Affect Wage Inequality? Evidence from Indian Manufacturing
   Presented by: Amit Sadhukhan, Jawaharlal Nehru University
 

Can trade agreements curtail trade creation and prevent trade diversion?
   Presented by: Juyoung Cheong, University of Queensland

  Session 21: Dynamic Macroeconomic Policy

Session Organizer: Noah Williams, University of Wisconsin
Session Chair: Aarti Singh, University of Sydney
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Unemployment Insurance Fraud and Optimal Monitoring
   Presented by: B. Ravikumar, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 

Government Debt, Learning and the Term Structure
   Presented by: Arunima Sinha, Santa Clara University
 

Is Debt Overhang a Problem for Monetary Policy
   Presented by: Aarti Singh, University of Sydney

  Session 22: Frictions

Session Organizer: Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University
Session Chair: Bernhard Eckwert, University of Bielefeld
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Investment and Financing Decisions in Incomplete Markets
   Presented by: Camelia Bejan, Rice University
 

Complexity of Payment Network
[slides]
   Presented by: Hitoshi Hayakawa, University of Tokyo
 

Cheap Money and Risk Taking: Opacity versus Fundamental Risk
   Presented by: Bernhard Eckwert, University of Bielefeld

  Session 23: Information, Trading and Liquidity

Session Organizer: Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University
Session Chair: Feng Dong, Washington University in St. Louis
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Dynamics of Security Lending and Stock Price Interaction
   Presented by: Gangadhar Darbha, Nomura
 

Deadline and welfare effects of scheduling information releases
   Presented by: Anurag Banerjee, Durham University
 

Liquidity with Endogenous Market Microstructure
   Presented by: Feng Dong, Washington University in St. Louis

  Session 24: The Chinese Economy 1

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Pei-Ju Liao, Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Household Income Structure and Rising Inequality in Urban China
   Presented by: Satya Paul, University of Western Sydney
 

Fiscal Relations between the Central and Local Governments in China and the Concepts of “Pao (Contract)” and “Bisai (Contest)”:A Contract Theory Analysis of Development Governance
   Presented by: Yutaka Suzuki, Hosei University
 

Accounting for China’s Long-term Growth: How Important is Demographic Change?
   Presented by: Pei-Ju Liao, Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica

  Session 25: Credit and Development 1

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Asadul Islam, Monash University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Sequential lending with dynamic joint liability in micro-finance
   Presented by: Prabal Roy Chowdhury, Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi
 

The Microfinance Puzzle: Who takes it, who gets it and who does it?
   Presented by: Asadul Islam, Monash University

  Session 26: Invited Lecture 3

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Rohini Somanathan, Delhi School of Economics
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 14:15 - 15:15
 

Program Evaluation Methods
   Presented by: Hidehiko Ichimura, University of Tokyo

  Session 27: Invited Lecture 4

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Parikshit Ghosh, Delhi School of Economics
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 14:15 - 15:15
 

Modelling Limited Knowledge
   Presented by: Olivier Compte, Paris School of Economics

  Session 28: Contracts and Trading

Session Organizer: In-Koo Cho, University of Illinois
Session Chair: Wei Li, University of British Columbia
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Durable Goods Sales with Dynamic Arrivals and Changing Values
   Presented by: Daniel Garrett, Toulouse School of Economics
 

Dynamic Sorting in Durable Goods Markets with Buyer Heterogeneity
   Presented by: Santanu Roy, Southern Methodist University
 

Optimal Limited Authority for Principal
   Presented by: Wei Li, University of British Columbia

  Session 29: Financial Markets and Monetary Policy

Session Organizer: Shouyong Shi, University of Toronto
Session Chair: Andreza Palma, UFRGS
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 16:00
 

Financial Instability and Monetary Policy
   Presented by: Venoo Kakar, University of California, Riverside
 

PREFERENCES OF THE CENTRAL BANK OF BRAZIL UNDER THE INFLATION TARGETING REGIME: ESTIMATION USING A DSGE MODEL FOR A SMALL OPEN ECONOMY
   Presented by: Andreza Palma, UFRGS

  Session 30: Indices and Thresholds

Session Organizer: Arthur Lewbel, Boston College
Session Chair: William Barnett, University of Kansas
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Spatial Comparisons of Prices and Expenditure in a Heterogeneous Country: Methodology with Application to India
   Presented by: Amita Majumder, Indian Statistical Institute
 

Are University Admissions Academically Fair?
   Presented by: Debopam Bhattacharya, University of Oxford
 

The New CFS Divisia Monetary Aggregates: Design, Construction, and Data Sources
   Presented by: William Barnett, University of Kansas

  Session 31: Auctions and Bargaining

Session Organizer: Sushil Bikhchandani, UCLA
Session Chair: Rohan Dutta, McGill University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Asymmetric All-Pay Contests with Heterogeneous Prizes
   Presented by: Jun Xiao, The University of Melbourne
 

Bidding rings under complete information: a bargaining approach
   Presented by: Conan Mukherjee, Indian Statistical Institute
 

Bargaining with Uncertain Commitment: On the Limits of Disagreement
   Presented by: Rohan Dutta, McGill University

  Session 32: Time Series Models 2

Session Organizer: Aman Ullah, University of California, Riverside
Session Chair: Yuya Sasaki, Johns Hopkins University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Interdependence of International Financial Markets: The Case of India and U.S.
   Presented by: Divya Tuteja, University of Delhi
 

Estimation of Heterogeneous Autoregressive Parameters Using Short Panel Data
   Presented by: Yuya Sasaki, Johns Hopkins University

  Session 33: Growth and Business Cycles

Session Organizer: Ananth Seshadri, University of Wisconsin
Session Chair: Hiroshi Gunji, Daito Bunka University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Deconstructing Growth: A Business Cycle Accounting Approach with application to BRICs
   Presented by: Suparna Chakraborty, Baruch College, CUNY
 

News About Taxes and Expectations-Driven Business Cycles
   Presented by: Anca Ioana Sirbu, West Virginia University
 

Business Cycle Accounting under Catching Up with the Joneses
   Presented by: Hiroshi Gunji, Daito Bunka University

  Session 34: Emerging Markets and Trade

Session Organizer: Jiandong Ju, Tsinghua University
Session Chair: Sang-Wook (Stanley) Cho, University of New South Wales
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

The impact of Chinese import penetration on Danish firms and workers
   Presented by: Jakob Munch, University of Copenhagen
 

WTO Accession and Firm-level Productivity in Chinese Manufacturing
   Presented by: Yifan Zhang, Lingnan University
 

Trade Integration and the Skill Premium: Evidence from a Transition Economy
   Presented by: Sang-Wook (Stanley) Cho, University of New South Wales

  Session 35: Banking

Session Organizer: Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University
Session Chair: Ki Young Park, Yonsei University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Lending to Uncreditworthy Borrowers
   Presented by: Rajdeep Sengupta, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 

New Evidence on Procyclical Bank Capital Regulation: The Role of Bank Loan Commitments
   Presented by: Ki Young Park, Yonsei University

  Session 36: Identity and Discrimination 2

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Sonia Bhalotra, University of Bristol
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Discrimination Without Taste - How Discrimination Can Spillover and Persist
   Presented by: Rajesh Ramachandran, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
 

Identity and Community Structure in Networks
   Presented by: Pritha Dev, ITAM
 

Politician Identity and Religious Conflict in India
   Presented by: Sonia Bhalotra, University of Bristol

  Session 37: Credit and Development 2

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Yilan Xu, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Are Banks Responsive to Exogenous Shocks to Credit Demand in Rural Economies? District-level Evidence from India
[slides]
   Presented by: Sankar De, Indian School of Business
 

Financial Development and Aggregate versus Firm Growth Volatility.
   Presented by: Shalini Mitra, University of Liverpool
 

Credit Access and Housing Consumption: The Case of the Housing Provident Fund
   Presented by: Yilan Xu, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  Session 38: The Chinese Economy 2

Session Organizer: Bharat Ramaswami, Indian Statistical Institute
Session Chair: Yong Wang, Hong Kong Univ. of Science &Technology
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

The Political Economy of Migration in China
   Presented by: Debayan Pakrashi, University of Queensland
 

Different Effects of the Different Global Grain Price Shocks: China with India Compared
   Presented by: Hongchun Zhao, Huazhong Univ. of Science and Technology
 

A Model of China's State Capitalism
   Presented by: Yong Wang, Hong Kong Univ. of Science &Technology

  Session 39: Growth and Development

Session Organizer: Bharat Ramaswami, Indian Statistical Institute
Session Chair: Nobuhiko Fuwa, Waseda University
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Twin Transitions
   Presented by: Shankha Chakraborty, University of Oregon
 

Growth and Deprivation in India: What Does Recent Data Say?
   Presented by: Karthikeya Naraparaju, Indira Gandhi Institute of Dev. Research
 

Sectoral Growth Linkages and the Role of Infrastructure Development: Revisiting the sources of nonfarm development in the rural Philippines
   Presented by: Nobuhiko Fuwa, Waseda University

  Session 40: EXIM Bank Lecture

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Sudhir Shah, Delhi School of Economics
Date: December 20, 2012
Time: 17:15 - 18:15
Location: DSE Vivekananda Hall
 

Models of Economic Governance: An Overview of Some Recent Research
   Presented by: Avinash Dixit, Princeton University

  Session 41: Housing, Energy and Firm-Level Volatility

Session Organizer: Shouyong Shi, University of Toronto
Session Chair: Jun-Hyung Ko, University of Tokyo
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Cyclical Behavior of Firm-level Volatility: An Explanation for the Contrast between the United States and Japan
   Presented by: Koki Oikawa, Tohoku University
 

RBC model with endogenous energy production
   Presented by: Bao Tan Huynh, Singapore Management University
 

Productivity Shocks and Housing Market Inflation in New Keynesian Models
   Presented by: Jun-Hyung Ko, University of Tokyo

  Session 42: Auction Theory

Session Organizer: Sushil Bikhchandani, UCLA
Session Chair: Yasuhiro Shirata, Otaru University of Commerce
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Optimal Design of Scoring Auction with Multidimensional Quality
   Presented by: Takeshi Nishimura, Hitotsubashi University
 

Deterministic Single Object Auctions with Private Values
   Presented by: Debasis Mishra, Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi
 

Goods Revenue Monotonicity in Combinatorial Auctions
   Presented by: Yasuhiro Shirata, Otaru University of Commerce

  Session 43: Inference on High Dimensional Models

Session Organizer: Yoon-Jae Whang, Seoul National University
Session Chair: Ryo Okui, Kyoto University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Identification of Approximate Factor Models through Heteroskedasticity
   Presented by: Shinya Tanaka, Hitotsubashi University
 

Asymptotic Inference for Dynamic Panel Estimators of Infinite Order Autoregressive Processes
   Presented by: Ryo Okui, Kyoto University

  Session 44: Semi- and Non-parametric Econometrics

Session Organizer: Aman Ullah, University of California, Riverside
Session Chair: Brajendra Sutradhar, Memorial University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Economic reforms, business groups and changing pattern of distribution of profitability across corporate firms in India: A semi-parametric analysis
   Presented by: Indrani Chakraborty, Institute of Development Studies Kolkata
 

Estimation With Improved Efficiency in Semi-parametric Linear Longitudinal Models
   Presented by: Brajendra Sutradhar, Memorial University

  Session 45: Empirical Microeconomics

Session Organizer: Hanming Fang, University of Pennsylvania
Session Chair: Yongqin Wang, Fudan University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

The Long-Term Effects of Christian Activities in China
   Presented by: Hui Wang, Guanghua Sch. of Management, Peking Univ
 

Information Disclosure and Firm Performance: Evidence from the Dialysis Industry
   Presented by: Subramaniam Ramanarayanan, UCLA
 

SEX IMBALANCE AND MARITAL MATCHING PATTERNS AND INTRA-HOUSEHOLD BARGAINING
   Presented by: Yongqin Wang, Fudan University

  Session 46: Education in India 1

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Mausumi Das, Delhi School of Economics
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Maternal Autonomy and the Education of the Subsequent Generation: Evidence from 3 States
   Presented by: Uma Kambhampati, University of Reading
 

Female Labour Force Participation and Child Education in India: The Effect of the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme
   Presented by: Soham Sahoo, Indian Statistical Institute (Delhi)
 

What Do Teachers Do? Teacher Quality vis–a-vis Teacher Quantity in a Model of Public Education and Growth
   Presented by: Mausumi Das, Delhi School of Economics

  Session 47: Wages and Employment

Session Organizer: Alexandre Mas, Princeton University
Session Chair: Fernando Martins, Banco de Portugal
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Does Unemployment Insurance Crowd out Home Production?
   Presented by: Temel Taskin, Central Bank of Turkey
 

Wage rigidity and employment adjustment at the firm level: Evidence from survey data
   Presented by: Fernando Martins, Banco de Portugal

  Session 48: Macroeconomic and Environmental Policy

Session Organizer: Ananth Seshadri, University of Wisconsin
Session Chair: Javed Ahmed, Federal Reserve Board
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Distortionary Taxes and Public Investment in a Model of Endogenous Investment Specific Technological Change
   Presented by: Pawan Gopalakrishnan, Indian Statistical Institute - Delhi Cen
 

Pollution, mortality and optimal environmental policy
   Presented by: Aditya Goenka, National University of Singapore
 

Made Poorer by Choice: Worker Outcomes in Social Security v. Private Retirement Accounts
   Presented by: Javed Ahmed, Federal Reserve Board

  Session 49: Macroeconomics and Fertility

Session Organizer: Ananth Seshadri, University of Wisconsin
Session Chair: Zheng Jiang, Central University of Finance and Economics
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Direction of technical change, endogenous fertility, and patterns of growth
   Presented by: Mehdi Senouci, Paris School of Economics
 

Fertility across Chinese Provinces: The Role of Social Security
   Presented by: Zheng Jiang, Central University of Finance and Economics

  Session 50: Corporate Bond Market

Session Organizer: Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University
Session Chair: Sumiko Takaoka, Seikei University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Whose Reputation Talks? Relationship vs Transaction Based Matching in the Japanese Corporate Bond Market
   Presented by: Sumiko Takaoka, Seikei University
 

Bank Dependence and Financial Constraints on Investment: Evidence from the corporate bond market paralysis in Japan
   Presented by: Taisuke Uchino, Daito Bunka University
 

Why do firms issue abroad? Lessons from onshore and offshore corporate bond finance in Asian emerging markets
   Presented by: Serafeim Tsoukas, University of Glasgow

  Session 51: Corruption and Development 1

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Ritwik Banerjee, Aarhus University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Informality and Corruption
   Presented by: Ajit Mishra, University of Bath
 

Does bureaucracy attract more corrupt people? An experimental evidence from India
   Presented by: Ritwik Banerjee, Aarhus University

  Session 52: International Business Cycles

Session Organizer: Gita Gopinath, Harvard
Session Chair: Jinill Kim, Korea University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

The Rising Resilience of Emerging and Developing Economies
   Presented by: Abdul Abiad, International Monetary Fund
 

How Much to Share: Fiscal Transfers in Europe
   Presented by: Sunghyun Kim, Sungkyunkwan University
 

Spectral Analysis of International Synchronization of Cycles
   Presented by: Vineeta Sharma, University of Delhi

  Session 53: Invited Lecture 5

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Hidehiko Ichimura, University of Tokyo
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 10:15 - 11:15
 

Nonparametric Inference with Functional Inequality Constraints
   Presented by: Yoon-Jae Whang, Seoul National University

  Session 54: Session Cancelled

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Pulin Nayak, Delhi School of Economics
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 10:15 - 11:15

  Session 55: Choice and Uncertainty

Session Organizer: In-Koo Cho, University of Illinois
Session Chair: Neelam Jain, City University London
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Rational Choice Procedures
   Presented by: Taradas Bandyopadhyay, UC Riverside
 

Dynamic Costly State Verification: a two-period analysis
   Presented by: Neelam Jain, City University London

  Session 56: Robust Inference

Session Organizer: Yoon-Jae Whang, Seoul National University
Session Chair: Sung Park, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Sieve Maximum Rank Correlation Estimator of Transformation Models with Semi-varying Coefficients
   Presented by: Hayato Nakanishi, Tokyo Institute of Technology
 

GEL Estimation for Semi-Strong Non-Linear GARCH with Robust Empirical Likelihood Inference
   Presented by: Artem Prokhorov, Concordia University and CIREQ and University of Sydney
 

Robust Inference for Moment Restriction Models under Misspecification
   Presented by: Sung Park, Chinese University of Hong Kong

  Session 57: Information and Incentives

Session Organizer: Hanming Fang, University of Pennsylvania
Session Chair: Y. Stephen Chiu, University of Hong Kong
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Implementing Efficient Pricing of Emissions Permits in an Exchange Economy
   Presented by: Monica Dutta, NISTADS, JNU
 

Autocracy versus democracy: a strategic information transmission model
   Presented by: Y. Stephen Chiu, University of Hong Kong

  Session 58: Economics of Education

Session Organizer: Hanming Fang, University of Pennsylvania
Session Chair: Parimal Bag, National University of Singapore
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

The Impact of Formal and Informal Peers on Academic Performance
   Presented by: Mudit Kapoor, Indian School of Business
 

The Impact of Education on Mortality: Evidence from a Compulsory Education Reform
   Presented by: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
 

Double Affirmative Action
   Presented by: Parimal Bag, National University of Singapore

  Session 59: Nonseparable Errors and Random Coefficients

Session Organizer: Arthur Lewbel, Boston College
Session Chair: Arthur Lewbel, Boston College
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Estimation of Random Coefficient Binary Choice Models
   Presented by: Jaya Krishnakumar, University of Geneva
 

Generalized Random Coefficients With Equivalence Scale Applications
   Presented by: Arthur Lewbel, Boston College

  Session 60: Unemployment, Growth and Macro Policy

Session Organizer: Ananth Seshadri, University of Wisconsin
Session Chair: B. Ravikumar, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Stochastic Keynesian Models and Challenges of Fiscal, Monetary and Trade Policies in UK
   Presented by: Keshab Bhattarai, University of Hull
 

Talent, Labor Quality and Economic Development
   Presented by: B. Ravikumar, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

  Session 61: Persistent Time Series

Session Organizer: Xiaohong Chen, Yale University
Session Chair: Hsein Kew, Monash University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Covariate Unit Root Test for Cross-Sectionally Dependent Panel Data
   Presented by: Eiji Kurozumi, Hitotsubashi University
 

Frequency-Domain Spin to Long-Horizon Regressions with Application to Return Predictability
   Presented by: Natalia Sizova, Rice University
 

An Adaptive and Robust Portmanteau Test for Uncorrelatedness Under q-dependent and Heteroskedasticity
   Presented by: Hsein Kew, Monash University

  Session 62: Empirical Finance

Session Organizer: Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University
Session Chair: Mario Amore, Bocconi University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Short-Term Institutional Investors and Mispricing
   Presented by: Darius Palia, Rutgers Business School
 

Portfolio choice and financial advice
   Presented by: Michael Visser, CREST
 

Gender pairings within the firm
   Presented by: Mario Amore, Bocconi University

  Session 63: Development and the Environment

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Ceyhun Elgin, Bogazici University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

The Effect of Metro Rail on Air Pollution in Delhi
   Presented by: Deepti Goel, Delhi School of Economics
 

Climate Change, Agriculture and Migration:Evidence from Bangladesh
   Presented by: Kazi Iqbal, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS)
 

Pollution and Informal Economy
   Presented by: Ceyhun Elgin, Bogazici University

  Session 64: Corruption and Development 2

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Daphne Athanasouli, UCL
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Local Elections and Corruption During Democratization: Evidence from Indonesia
   Presented by: Michele Valsecchi, University of Gothenburg
 

Corruption and management practices, Firm level evidence
   Presented by: Daphne Athanasouli, UCL

  Session 65: Political Economy

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Keigo Nishida, Kyoto University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

De Jure and de Facto Determinants of Power: Evidence from Mississippi
   Presented by: Graziella Bertocchi, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
 

Walk the Line: Conflict, State Capacity and the Political Dynamics of Reform
   Presented by: Sanjay Jain, Cambridge University

  Session 66: International Finance

Session Organizer: Gita Gopinath, Harvard
Session Chair: Cesar Calderon, The World Bank
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Gross Inflows Gone Wild: Gross Capital Inflows, Credit Booms and Crises
   Presented by: Cesar Calderon, The World Bank
 

Evaluating International Financial Integration in a Center-Periphery Economy
   Presented by: Changhua Yu, University of International Business and Economics
 

International Business Cycles and Financial Frictions
   Presented by: Wen Yao, Bank of Canada

  Session 67: Invited Lecture 7

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Tridip Ray, Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 14:15 - 15:15
 

The I Theory of Money
   Presented by: Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University

  Session 68: Invited Lecture 8

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Mark Roberts, Pennsylvania State University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 14:15 - 15:15
 

Back to the Future of Green Powered Economies
   Presented by: Scott Taylor, University of Calgary

  Session 69: Empirical Studies of MNCs and FDI

Session Organizer: Mark Roberts, Pennsylvania State University
Session Chair: Ajay Bhaskarabhatla, Erasmus School of Economics
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 16:00
 

FDI, Firm Heterogeneity and Exports:An examination of evidence in India
   Presented by: Saikat Sinha Roy, Jadavpur University
 

Horizontal and Vertical Technology Spillover of Foreign Direct Investment: An Evaluation across Indian Manufacturing Industries
   Presented by: Smruti Behera, Shyamlal College, Delhi University
 

Competitive Effects of High-End and Low-End Firm Entry: Evidence from the Indian Pharmaceutical Markets
   Presented by: Ajay Bhaskarabhatla, Erasmus School of Economics

  Session 70: Hypothesis Testing

Session Organizer: Yoon-Jae Whang, Seoul National University
Session Chair: Heejoon Han, Kyung Hee University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Do Reservation Wages Decline Monotonically? A Novel Statistical Test
   Presented by: Daniel Gutknecht, University of Warwick
 

A Simple Automatic Portmanteau Test for Conditional Goodness-of-Fit in Dynamic Models
   Presented by: Zaichao Du, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics
 

The Cross-Quantilogram and Testing Directional Predictability between Time Series
   Presented by: Heejoon Han, Kyung Hee University

  Session 71: Spatial Models

Session Organizer: Susumu Imai, Queens University
Session Chair: Han Li, Southwestern University of Fina and Econ
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Spatial Distribution of Economic Activities, Urbanization and Commuting by Workers in India
   Presented by: Ajay Sharma, IGIDR
 

Market Competition and Price Dispersion-Evidence from China's High Speed Railway
   Presented by: Han Li, Southwestern University of Fina and Econ

  Session 72: Technology Choice and Trade

Session Organizer: Jiandong Ju, Tsinghua University
Session Chair: Christophe Rault, University of Orléans
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

An Optimal Production Method for Penetrating Foreign Markets: Standardization, Localization, and Flexible Technology
   Presented by: Chul-Woo Kwon, Kyungpook National University
 

Intermediate Goods Trade, Technology Choice and Productivity
   Presented by: Shin-Kun Peng, Academia Sinica
 

TRADE SPECIALISATION DYNAMICS AND ECONOMIC CATCH-UP
   Presented by: Christophe Rault, University of Orléans

  Session 73: Organization Theory

Session Organizer: Kenneth Hendricks, University of Wisconsin Madison
Session Chair: Alexander White, Tsinghua University, School of Economics and Management
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

On Profit Sharing and Hierarchies in Organizations
   Presented by: Swaprava Nath, Indian Institute of Science
 

Market Size, Productivity, Entrepreneurship and Income Inequality in a Model a'la Melitz
   Presented by: Dmitry Pokrovsky, Higher School of Economics
 

The Attention Economy of Search and Web Advertisement
   Presented by: Alexander White, Tsinghua University, School of Economics and Management

  Session 74: Quantile Regression

Session Organizer: Xiaohong Chen, Yale University
Session Chair: Isao Ishida, Osaka University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Nonstationary Nonlinear Quantile Regression
   Presented by: Yoshimasa Uematsu, Hitotsubashi University
 

On the moving quantile effects in (financial) time series
   Presented by: Isao Ishida, Osaka University

  Session 75: Nonlinear Time Series Models

Session Organizer: Xiaohong Chen, Yale University
Session Chair: Igor Kheifets, New Economic School
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Testing For Linear Cointegration Against Smooth-Transition Cointegration
   Presented by: Changli He, Dalarna University, Sweden
 

New goodness-of-fit diagnostics for dynamic discrete data
   Presented by: Igor Kheifets, New Economic School

  Session 76: Experimental Economics: Decision Theory

Session Organizer: Soo Hong Chew, National University of Singapore
Session Chair: Aanchal Jain, Northwestern University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 16:00
 

An Experiment of Case-Based Decision Making
   Presented by: Brit Grosskopf, University of Birmingham
 

Decoding Subjective Probabilities
   Presented by: Aanchal Jain, Northwestern University

  Session 77: Banking and Sovereign Risk

Session Organizer: Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University
Session Chair: Viral Acharya, New York University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Optimal maturity structure of sovereign debt in situation of near default
   Presented by: Celine Rochon, University of Oxford and IMF
 

Bank Runs and a Sovereign Debt Default
   Presented by: Takeshi Nakata, Niigata University
 

"Sovereign Debt, Government Myopia and the Financial Sector"
   Presented by: Viral Acharya, New York University

  Session 78: Small Firms in India and Credit Ratings

Session Organizer: Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University
Session Chair: Sankar De, Indian School of Business
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Reputation for Two Audiences: Rating Agencies, Auditors and the Issuer-Pays Market
   Presented by: Somdutta Basu, Penn State University
 

Competition in lending and credit ratings
[slides]
   Presented by: Javed Ahmed, Federal Reserve Board
 

Credit Rationing in Informal Markets:The Case of Small Firms in India
   Presented by: Sankar De, Indian School of Business

  Session 79: Education in India 2

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Anindya Sen, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Does Access to Secondary Education Affect Primary Schooling? Evidence from India
   Presented by: Soham Sahoo, Indian Statistical Institute (Delhi)
 

Common tongue: The impact of language on economic performance
   Presented by: Tarun Jain, Indian School of Business
 

Peer Effects in Graduate Education: Evidence from India
   Presented by: Anindya Sen, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore

  Session 80: Crime and Corruption: Experiments

Session Organizer: Rohini Pande, Harvard University
Session Chair: Klaus Abbink, Monash University
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Guilt Aversion and Peer Effects in Crime: Experimental and Empirical Evidence from Bangladesh
   Presented by: Masahiro Shoji, Seijo University
 

Letting the Briber Go Free: An Experiment on Mitigating Harassment Bribes
   Presented by: Klaus Abbink, Monash University

  Session 81: Presidential Address

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Pami Dua, Delhi School of Economics
Date: December 21, 2012
Time: 17:15 - 18:15
Location: DSE Vivekananda Hall
 

Who Owns This Firm? A Critique of Shareholder Value Maximization
   Presented by: Jean Charles Rochet, University of Zurich

  Session 82: Theoretical Models of Competition and Pricing

Session Organizer: Mark Roberts, Pennsylvania State University
Session Chair: Sougata Poddar, Auckland University of Technology
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Multi-homing, Product Differentiation and Competition
   Presented by: Jiangli Dou, Toulouse School of Economics
 

Does Reliable Pirated Product Lead to More Piracy?
   Presented by: Sougata Poddar, Auckland University of Technology

  Session 83: Estimation and Testing

Session Organizer: Aman Ullah, University of California, Riverside
Session Chair: Yundong Tu, Peking University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Bayesian Analysis of a Linear Model Involving Structural Changes in Either Regression Parameters or Disturbances Precision
   Presented by: Anoop Chaturvedi, University of Allahabad
 

Model Averaging PartiaL Effect (MAPLE) Estimation with Large Dimensional Data
   Presented by: Yundong Tu, Peking University

  Session 84: Session Cancelled

Session Organizer: ,
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00

  Session 85: Theoretical Models of Internal Labor Markets

Session Organizer: Alexandre Mas, Princeton University
Session Chair: Gautam Bose, University of New South Wales
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Work Practices, Incentives for Skills and Training
   Presented by: Suraj Prasad, University of Sydney
 

A Theory of Intra-firm Group Design
   Presented by: Semih Tumen, Central Bank of Turkey
 

A THEORY OF MONITORING AND INTERNAL LABOR MARKETS
   Presented by: Gautam Bose, University of New South Wales

  Session 86: Human Capital Formation

Session Organizer: Alexandre Mas, Princeton University
Session Chair: Mehmet Soytas, Ozyegin University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

The Private School Premium: Size and sources of the private school advantage in test scores in India
   Presented by: Abhijeet Singh, University of Oxford
 

The Effects of Longer School Year on Education and Earnings: A Regression Discontinuity Design
   Presented by: Rasyad Parinduri, University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus
 

Estimating the returns to parental time investment in children using a life-cycle dynastic model
   Presented by: Mehmet Soytas, Ozyegin University

  Session 87: Game Dynamics

Session Organizer: Michihiro Kandori, University of Tokyo
Session Chair: Ryoji Sawa, University of Aizu
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

The Dynamics of Generalized Reinforcement Learning
   Presented by: Ratul Lahkar, Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR)
 

Pure Strategy Markov Equilibrium in Stochastic Games:Finite State Space
   Presented by: Subir Chakrabarti, Indiana Univeristy Purdue University Ind
 

An Analysis of Stochastic Stability in Bargaining Games with Behavioral Agents
   Presented by: Ryoji Sawa, University of Aizu

  Session 88: Finance and Trade

Session Organizer: Jiandong Ju, Tsinghua University
Session Chair: Xiaopeng Yin, University of International Business and Economics
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Financial reforms and international trade
   Presented by: Devesh Roy, IFPRI
 

Beggar-Thy-Neighbor Effects? A Study of the Renminbi
   Presented by: Prachi Mishra, IMF
 

Choosing Global Markets:Do Financial Constraints Matter for Firms’ Decisions
   Presented by: Xiaopeng Yin, University of International Business and Economics

  Session 89: Information Disclosure and Signalling

Session Organizer: Kenneth Hendricks, University of Wisconsin Madison
Session Chair: Aditi Sengupta, Auburn University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Competition, Disclosure and Signaling
   Presented by: Santanu Roy, Southern Methodist University
 

Competitive Investment in Clean Technology and Uninformed Green Consumers
   Presented by: Aditi Sengupta, Auburn University

  Session 90: Time and Social Preferences

Session Organizer: Soo Hong Chew, National University of Singapore
Session Chair: Abhinash Borah, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Diversification Across Time
   Presented by: Bin Miao, National University of Singapore
 

Separating Risk Preference and Time Preference
   Presented by: Songfa Zhong, National University of Singapore
 

Other-Regarding Preferences, Concerns for Others' Opportunities and Violations of Stochastic Dominance: A Choice Theoretic Analysis
   Presented by: Abhinash Borah, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz

  Session 91: Applications of Decision Theory

Session Organizer: Soo Hong Chew, National University of Singapore
Session Chair: Soo Hong Chew, National University of Singapore
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Preference for flexibility and stochastic preference
   Presented by: Shasikanta Nandeibam, University of Bath
 

Liquidity Preference and Knightian Uncertainty
   Presented by: Hiroyuki Ozaki, Keio University
 

Partial Ambiguity
   Presented by: Soo Hong Chew, National University of Singapore

  Session 92: Pricing, Volatility and Contagion

Session Organizer: Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University
Session Chair: Wasim Ahmad, University of Delhi,New Delhi, India
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Pricing Central Tendency in Volatility
   Presented by: Stanislav Khrapov, New Economic School
 

What Drives the Stock Market Return in India? An Exploration with Dynamic Factor Model
   Presented by: Paramita Mukherjee, IMI-Kolkata
 

Dynamic conditional correlation analysis of Eurozone crisis and financial contagion: Evidence from BRIICKS stock markets
   Presented by: Wasim Ahmad, University of Delhi,New Delhi, India

  Session 93: Macro Aspects of the Indian Economy

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Sugata Bag, Delhi School of Economics
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
 

Determinants of Foreign Portfolio Investment Flows to India
   Presented by: Reetika Garg, Delhi School of Economics
 

Does financial development spur growth? Time series evidence from India
   Presented by: Pradeepta Sethi, National Institute of Financial Management
 

Performance of Indian Economy during 1970-2010: A Productivity Perspective
   Presented by: Sugata Bag, Delhi School of Economics

  Session 94: Invited Lecture 9

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Santosh Panda, Delhi School of Economics
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 10:15 - 11:15
 

Subgame Perfect Cooperation in an Extensive Game
   Presented by: Myrna Wooders, Vanderbilt University

  Session 95: Invited Lecture 10

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Debasis Mishra, Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 10:15 - 11:15
 

A Geometric Approach to Mechanism Design
   Presented by: Jacob Goeree, University of Zurich

  Session 96: Microeconometric Identification

Session Organizer: Arthur Lewbel, Boston College
Session Chair: Wayne-Roy Gayle, University of Virginia
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Identification of Potential Games and Demand Models for Bundles
   Presented by: Natalia Lazzati, University of Michigan
 

Identifying How Regression Discontinuity Treatment Effects Would Change Given a Marginal Change in Threshold
   Presented by: Yingying Dong, University of California Irvine
 

Identification and Estimation of Semiparametric, Correlated Finite Mixture Models
   Presented by: Wayne-Roy Gayle, University of Virginia

  Session 97: Experimental Economics: Game Theory

Session Organizer: Sushil Bikhchandani, UCLA
Session Chair: Jia Liu, Nanyang Technological University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Asymmetric Information in Common-Value First-Price Auctions: Experimental Evidence
   Presented by: Rajiv Sarin, University of Birmingham
 

Detection, Identi cation and Estimation of Loss Aversion: Evidence from an Auction Experiment
   Presented by: Neha Gupta, Delhi School of Economics
 

Opt-In vs Opt-Out in Voluntary Contribution Game: Does the Nature of Default Options Matter ?
   Presented by: Jia Liu, Nanyang Technological University

  Session 98: Panel Data

Session Organizer: Aman Ullah, University of California, Riverside
Session Chair: Kuldeep Kumar, Bond University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Estimation of Random Components and Prediction in One- and Two-Way Error Component Regression Models
   Presented by: Subhash Sharma, Southern Illinois University
 

ON STATE SPACE MODEL WITH PANEL STRUCTURE
   Presented by: Kuldeep Kumar, Bond University

  Session 99: Information and Communication 1

Session Organizer: Hanming Fang, University of Pennsylvania
Session Chair: Fahad Khalil, University of Washington
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Relational contracts with subjective peer evaluations
   Presented by: Arijit Mukherjee, Michigan State University
 

The Power of Whispers: A Theory of Rumor, Communication and Revolution
   Presented by: Heng Chen, University of Hong Kong
 

Private Monitoring, Collusion and the Timing of Information
   Presented by: Fahad Khalil, University of Washington

  Session 100: Identification Issues in Empirical Economics

Session Organizer: Susumu Imai, Queens University
Session Chair: Susumu Imai, Queens University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

An Econometric Analysis of Insurance Markets with Separate Identification for Moral Hazard and Selection Problems
   Presented by: Shinya Sugawara, University of Tokyo
 

Social Interactions in Job Satisfaction
   Presented by: Tugba Zeydanli, Paris School of Economics
 

Estimation of Dynamic Hedonic Housing Models with Unobserved Heterogeneity
[slides]
   Presented by: Susumu Imai, Queens University

  Session 101: Contracts and Voting

Session Organizer: Michihiro Kandori, University of Tokyo
Session Chair: Rohit Lamba, Princeton University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Menu Contracts in Teams
   Presented by: Lucy O'Shea, University of Bath
 

Equilibrium False Consciousness
[slides]
   Presented by: Avidit Acharya, Univ of Rochester
 

Optimal Dynamic Contracting
   Presented by: Rohit Lamba, Princeton University

  Session 102: Liquidity and Risk

Session Organizer: Ananth Seshadri, University of Wisconsin
Session Chair: Giovanni Caggiano, University of Padua
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Housing and Liquidity
   Presented by: Chao He, Renmin University of China
 

Sovereign Risk in the Euro Area: Is it Mostly Fiscal or Financial?
   Presented by: Giovanni Caggiano, University of Padua

  Session 103: Model Selection and Robust Measurement

Session Organizer: Xiaohong Chen, Yale University
Session Chair: Junwei Zhang, University of Southern California
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Generalized Least Squares Model Averaging
   Presented by: Qingfeng Liu, Otaru University of Commerce
 

Robust Measurement of Variability in Small Samples
   Presented by: Paul Kattuman, University of Cambridge
 

Model Specific Mallows Criterion and Instruments Selection
[slides]
   Presented by: Junwei Zhang, University of Southern California

  Session 104: Semi- and Nonparametric Models

Session Organizer: Xiaohong Chen, Yale University
Session Chair: Philipp Andres, University of Cambridge
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

A New Semiparametric Volatility Model
   Presented by: Jiangyu Ji, VU University Amsterdam
 

A Semiparametric Early Warning Model for Financial Stress Events
   Presented by: Fuchun Li, Bank of Canada
 

The Dynamic Location/Scale Model: with applications to intra-day …Financial data
   Presented by: Philipp Andres, University of Cambridge

  Session 105: Risk Management, Financial Intermediaries and Households

Session Organizer: Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University
Session Chair: Adriano Rampini, Duke University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

Financial Intermediary Capital
   Presented by: S. Viswanathan, Fuqua School of Business
 

Uncertainty and Bank Wholesale Funding
   Presented by: Valeriya Dinger, University of Osnabrueck
 

Household risk management
   Presented by: Adriano Rampini, Duke University

  Session 106: Political Economy of India

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Anirban Mitra, University of Oslo
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 1:00
 

Technological Change and Political Mobilization: Evidence from India
   Presented by: Nishant Chadha, University of British Columbia
 

"Growth, Regional Disparity and Convergence Clubs in India: A Sectoral Level Analysis and Decomposition"
   Presented by: Mainak Majumder, Center de Sciences for Humaines
 

Electoral Uncertainty, Income Inequality and the “Middle Class”
   Presented by: Anirban Mitra, University of Oslo

  Session 107: Challenges to Development

Session Organizer: Bharat Ramaswami, Indian Statistical Institute
Session Chair: Chongwoo Choe, Monash University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
 

The determinants of food security in rural India
   Presented by: Anu Rammohan, University of Western Australia
 

Household-level Recovery after Floods in a Developing Country: Evidence from Pakistan
   Presented by: Takashi Kurosaki, Hitotsubashi University
 

Media, Institutions, and Government Action: Prevention vs. Palliation in the Time of Cholera
   Presented by: Chongwoo Choe, Monash University

  Session 108: Jacob Marschak Lecture

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Arunava Sen, Indian Statistical Institute
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 14:15 - 15:15
Location: DSE Vivekananda Hall
 

Matching with Incomplete Information
   Presented by: Andrew Postlewaite, University of Pennsylvania

  Session 109: Analysis of Individual Behavior Using Microdata

Session Organizer: Susumu Imai, Queens University
Session Chair: Naohito Abe, Hitotsubashi University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Why Do Shoppers Use Cash? Evidence from Shopping Diary Data
   Presented by: Naoki Wakamori, University of Mannheim
 

Learning Gains among Repeat Takers of the Turkish College Entrance Exam
   Presented by: Veronica Frisancho, IDB
 

The Great East Japan Earthquake and its Short-run Effects on Household Purchasing Behavior
[slides]
   Presented by: Naohito Abe, Hitotsubashi University

  Session 110: Pricing and Collusion

Session Organizer: Kenneth Hendricks, University of Wisconsin Madison
Session Chair: Xinying Fu, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Overt Collusion under Competition Enforcement
   Presented by: Igor Muraviev, Higher School of Economics and ICEF
 

Knowledge Transfer and Partial Equity Ownership
   Presented by: Arghya Ghosh, University of New South Wales
 

Overbooking in Markets with Rationing
[slides]
   Presented by: Xinying Fu, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  Session 111: Empirical Studies of Demand

Session Organizer: Kenneth Hendricks, University of Wisconsin Madison
Session Chair: Ben Tomlin, Bank of Canada
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

A Disaggregate Analysis of Demand for Local Bus Service in Great Britain
   Presented by: Jozsef Molnar, European Commission
 

House Prices, Consumption and the Role of Household Debt
   Presented by: Ben Tomlin, Bank of Canada

  Session 112: Savings and Labor Supply Decisions

Session Organizer: Alexandre Mas, Princeton University
Session Chair: Masaru Sasaki, Osaka University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

The Effect of Compulsory Private Pension on Household Saving : Evidence from Pension Reform in Taiwan
   Presented by: Tzu-Ting Yang, The University of British Columbia
 

The Effect of Extended Unemployment Benefit on Unemployment Hazard: Evidence from Regression Discontinuity Estimates in Japan
   Presented by: Masaru Sasaki, Osaka University

  Session 113: Information and Communication 2

Session Organizer: Michihiro Kandori, University of Tokyo
Session Chair: Rene Saran, Yale-NUS College
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Sender's Small Concern for Credibility and Receiver's Dilemma
[slides]
   Presented by: Hanjoon Jung, Academia Sinica
 

Ministerial Advice
   Presented by: Murali Agastya, University of Sydney
 

Ex-Post Regret Heuristics in 2 × 2 Games with Private Values
   Presented by: Rene Saran, Yale-NUS College

  Session 114: Financial Time Series

Session Organizer: Xiaohong Chen, Yale University
Session Chair: Stanley Iat-Meng Ko, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Empirical Spectral Measure Approach to Econometric Analysis of High Frequency Financial Data
   Presented by: Shinsuke Ikeda, National Graduate Institute for Policy S
 

Volatility Forecast Comparison with Biased Proxy
   Presented by: Shuichi Nagata, Kwansei Gakuin University
 

Multivariate Density Forecast Evaluation: Smooth Test Approach
   Presented by: Stanley Iat-Meng Ko, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  Session 115: Voting

Session Organizer: In-Koo Cho, University of Illinois
Session Chair: Hao Li, University of British Columbia
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Learning From Exit Polls In Sequential Elections
   Presented by: M. Patnam, University of Cambridge
 

Why Does New Hampshire Matter — Simultaneous v.s. Sequential Election with Multiple Candidates
   Presented by: Pei-Yu Lo, University of Hong Kong
 

Sincere Voting in Large Elections
   Presented by: Hao Li, University of British Columbia

  Session 116: Mechanism Design 2

Session Organizer: In-Koo Cho, University of Illinois
Session Chair: Kang Rong, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Improving Nash by Correlation in Quadratic Potential Games
   Presented by: Sonali Sen Gupta, Lancaster University
 

Proportional Individual Rationality and the Provision of a Public Good in a Large Economy
   Presented by: Kang Rong, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

  Session 117: Announcement Effects, Information and Mergers

Session Organizer: Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University
Session Chair: Yasuhiro Arikawa, Waseda University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

The Five Day Workweek System and Investor Inattention on Friday Earnings Announcements: Evidence from Korea's Stock Market
   Presented by: Dainn Wie, National Graduate Institute for Policy S
 

Vividness and Trading Behavior in an Experimental Asset Market
   Presented by: Sudeep Ghosh, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
 

In Search of Synergy Effects:Mergers and Productivity
   Presented by: Yasuhiro Arikawa, Waseda University

  Session 118: Agriculture

Session Organizer: Ashok Kotwal,
Session Chair: Martin Kanz, The World Bank
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:30
 

Distortions to Agriculture and Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa
   Presented by: Markus Bruckner, National University of Singapore
 

Evaluating the impact of agricultural credit: A matching approach
   Presented by: Sunil Kumar, University of East Anglia
 

Economic Analysis of Jhum: Collective Action, Social Capital and Labour Market
   Presented by: Indrani Roy Chowdhury, Jamia Millia Islamia University
 

What Does Debt Relief Do for Development? Evidence from India's Bailout Program for Highly-Indebted Rural Households
   Presented by: Martin Kanz, The World Bank

  Session 119: Individual and Social Choice

Session Organizer: Parag Pathak, MIT
Session Chair: Biung-Ghi Ju, Seoul National University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

Preferences for Information and Ambiguity
   Presented by: Li Jian, McGill University
 

Strategy-proof Social Choice with Exogenous Indifference Classes Revisited
   Presented by: Anup Pramanik, Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi
 

Priority, Solidarity and Egalitarianism
   Presented by: Biung-Ghi Ju, Seoul National University

  Session 120: International Trade

Session Organizer: Gita Gopinath, Harvard
Session Chair: Pao-Li Chang, Singapore Management University
Date: December 22, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
 

FINITE LIVES AND CONVERGENCE IN A TWO-COUNTRY HECKSCHER-OHLIN MODEL
   Presented by: Partha Sen, South Asian University
 

Country Image and International Trade
   Presented by: Tomoki Fujii, Singapore Management University
 

120 sessions, 294 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers
 
Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Disscussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
2Abbink, KlausP80, C80
3Abe, NaohitoC109, P109
4Abiad, AbdulP52
5Acharya, AviditP101
6Acharya, ViralC77, P77
7Agastya, MuraliP113
8Ahmad, WasimC92, P92
9Ahmed, JavedC48, P48, P78
10Amore, MarioC62, P62
11Andres, PhilippC104, P104
12Arikawa, YasuhiroP117, C117
13Athanasouli, DaphneC64, P64
14Aw, Bee YanC16, P16
15Bag, SugataC93, P93
16Bag, ParimalC58, P58
17Bandyopadhyay, TaradasP55
18Banerjee, RitwikC51, P51
19Banerjee, AnuragP23
20Barnett, WilliamC30, P30
21Barooah, BidishaP4
22Basu, SomduttaP78
23Behera, SmrutiP69
24Bejan, CameliaP22
25Bergemann, DirkP14
26Bertocchi, GraziellaP65
27Bhalotra, SoniaC36, P36
28Bhaskarabhatla, AjayC69, P69
29Bhattacharya, DebopamP30
30Bhattarai, KeshabP60
31Borah, AbhinashC90, P90
32Bose, GautamC85, P85
33Bruckner, MarkusP118
34Brunnermeier, MarkusP67
35Caggiano, GiovanniC102, P102
36Calderon, CesarC66, P66
37Cassan, GuilhemP11
38Chadha, NishantP106
39Chakrabarti, SubirP87
40Chakraborty, SuparnaP33
41Chakraborty, IndraniP44
42Chakraborty, ShankhaP39
43Chanda, AreendamC6, P6
44Chang, Pao-LiC120
45Chaturvedi, AnoopP83
46Chaudhuri, SaraswataC19, P19
47Chen, HengP99
48Cheong, JuyoungC20, P20
49Chew, Soo HongC91, P91
50Chiu, Y. StephenC57, P57
51Cho, Sang-Wook (Stanley)C34, P34
52Choe, ChongwooC107, P107
53Chua, ChewP18, C18
54Compte, OlivierP27
55Cyan, MusharrafP6
56Darbha, GangadharP23
57Das, MausumiC46, P46
58Das Gupta, AmlanP3
59De, SankarP37, C78, P78
60Deshpande, AshwiniP11, C13
61Dev, PrithaP36
62Dinger, ValeriyaP105
63Dixit, AvinashP40
64Dong, FengC23, P23
65Dong, YingyingP96
66Dou, JiangliP82
67Du, ZaichaoP70
68Dua, PamiC81
69Dutta, RohanC31, P31
70Dutta, MonicaP57
71Eckwert, BernhardC22, P22
72Elgin, CeyhunC63, P63
73Fan, HaichaoP7
74Frisancho, VeronicaP109
75Fu, XinyingC110, P110
76Fujii, TomokiP120
77Fuwa, NobuhikoC39, P39
78Garg, ReetikaP93
79Garrett, DanielP28
80Gayle, Wayne-RoyC96, P96
81Ghate, ChetanP6
82Ghosh, ParikshitC27
83Ghosh, SudeepP117
84Ghosh, ArghyaP110
85Gille, VeroniqueC11, P11
86Goel, DeeptiP63
87Goenka, AdityaP48
88Goeree, JacobC14, P95
89Gopalakrishnan, PawanP48
90Grosskopf, BritP76
91Gunji, HiroshiC33, P33
92Gupta, NehaP97
93Gutknecht, DanielP70
94Han, HeejoonC70, P70
95Hayakawa, HitoshiP22
96He, ChaoP102
97He, ChangliP75
98Hirukawa, MasayukiP18
99Hu, BingP16
100Huynh, Bao TanP41
101Ichimura, HidehikoP26, C53
102Ikeda, ShinsukeP114
103Imai, SusumuC100, P100
104Iqbal, KaziP63
105Ishida, IsaoC74, P74
106Ishimaru, ShoyaP7
107Islam, NizamulP8
108Islam, AsadulC25, P25
109Jain, NeelamC55, P55
110Jain, AanchalC76, P76
111Jain, TarunP79
112Jain, SanjayP65
113Ji, JiangyuP104
114Jian, LiP119
115Jiang, ZhengC49, P49
116Johri, AlokC1, P1
117Ju, Biung-GhiP119, C119
118Jung, HanjoonP113
119Kakar, VenooP29
120Kambhampati, UmaP46
121Kan, KamhonP58
122Kaneko, AkihikoP1
123Kanz, MartinP118, C118
124Kapoor, MuditP58
125Kattuman, PaulP103
126Kew, HseinC61, P61
127Khalil, FahadC99, P99
128Kheifets, IgorC75, P75
129Khrapov, StanislavP92
130Kim, JinillC52
131Kim, SunghyunP52
132Kirdar, MuratC4, P4
133Ko, Jun-HyungC41, P41
134Ko, Stanley Iat-MengC114, P114
135Krishnakumar, JayaP59
136Kumar, SunilP118
137Kumar, KuldeepC98, P98
138Kumar, DushyantP5
139Kurosaki, TakashiP107
140Kurozumi, EijiP61
141Kwon, Chul-WooP72
142Lahkar, RatulP87
143Lamba, RohitP101, C101
144Lazzati, NataliaP96
145Lewbel, ArthurC59, P59
146Li, WeiC28, P28
147Li, HanC71, P71
148Li, HaoC115, P115
149Li, FuchunP104
150Liao, Pei-JuC24, P24
151Ligon, EthanC3, P3
152Liu, LinC9, P9
153Liu, JiaC97, P97
154Liu, QingfengP103
155Lo, Pei-YuP115
156Majumder, MainakP106
157Majumder, AmitaP30
158Mandal, BiswajitP10
159Martins, FernandoC47, P47
160Matsushima, HitoshiC15, P15
161Miao, BinP90
162Mishra, AjitP51
163Mishra, PrachiP88
164Mishra, DebasisP42, C95
165Mitra, ShaliniP37
166Mitra, AnirbanC106, P106
167Mo, Pak HungP9
168Molnar, JozsefP111
169Mukherjee, ParamitaP92
170Mukherjee, ConanP31
171Mukherjee, ArijitP99
172Mukherjee, SaptarshiP2
173Munch, JakobP34
174Muraviev, IgorP110
175Muto, NozomuC2, P2
176Mutreja, PiyushaC7, P7
177Nagata, ShuichiP114
178Nakanishi, HayatoP56
179Nakata, TakeshiP77
180Nandeibam, ShasikantaP91
181Naraparaju, KarthikeyaP39
182Nath, SwapravaP73
183Nayak, PulinC54
184Nishida, KeigoC65
185Nishimura, TakeshiP42
186O'Shea, LucyP101
187Oikawa, KokiP41
188Okui, RyoC43, P43
189Ozaki, HiroyukiP91
190Pakrashi, DebayanP38
191Palia, DariusP62
192Palma, AndrezaC29, P29
193Panda, SantoshC94
194Parinduri, RasyadP86
195Park, Ki YoungC35, P35
196Park, SungC56, P56
197Patnam, M.P115
198Paul, SatyaP24
199Peng, Shin-KunP72
200Poddar, SougataC82, P82
201Pokrovsky, DmitryP73
202Postlewaite, AndrewP108
203Pramanik, AnupP119
204Prasad, SurajP85
205Prokhorov, ArtemP56
206Raheem, IbrahimP12
207Ram, KrishnaP3
208Ramachandran, RajeshP36
209Ramanarayanan, SubramaniamP45
210Rammohan, AnuP107
211Rampini, AdrianoC105, P105
212Rault, ChristopheC72, P72
213Ravikumar, B.P21, C60, P60
214Ray, TridipC67
215Rilstone, PaulC8, P8
216Roberts, MarkP13, C68
217Rochet, Jean CharlesP81
218Rochon, CelineP77
219Rong, KangP116, C116
220Roy, SantanuP28, P89
221Roy, SamratC12, P12
222Roy, DeveshP88
223Roy Chowdhury, IndraniP118
224Roy Chowdhury, PrabalP25
225Sadhukhan, AmitP20
226Saha, AnuradhaP9
227Sahoo, SohamP46, P79
228Saran, ReneC113, P113
229Sarangi, SudiptaC5, P5
230Sarin, RajivP97
231Sarkar, SoumenduP15
232Sasaki, YuyaC32, P32
233Sasaki, MasaruC112, P112
234Sawa, RyojiC87, P87
235Sen, AnindyaC79, P79
236Sen, ArunavaC108
237Sen, ParthaP120
238Sen Gupta, SonaliP116
239Sengupta, AditiC89, P89
240Sengupta, RajdeepP35
241Senouci, MehdiP49
242Sethi, PradeeptaP93
243Shah, SudhirC40
244Sharma, SubhashP98
245Sharma, AjayP71
246Sharma, VineetaP52
247Shirata, YasuhiroC42, P42
248Shoji, MasahiroP80
249Sidorov, AlexanderP20
250Singh, AbhijeetP86
251Singh, AartiP21, C21
252Sinha, ArunimaP21
253Sinha Roy, SaikatP69
254Sirbu, Anca IoanaP33
255Sizova, NataliaP61
256Somanathan, RohiniC26
257Sood, AshimaC10, P10
258Soytas, MehmetC86, P86
259Suen, WingP15
260Sugawara, ShinyaP100
261Sutradhar, BrajendraC44, P44
262Suzuki, YutakaP24
263Takahashi, ShuheiP17
264Takaoka, SumikoC50, P50
265Tanaka, ShinyaP43
266Taskin, TemelP47
267Taylor, ScottP68
268Tomlin, BenC111, P111
269Tsoukas, SerafeimP50
270Tu, YundongC83, P83
271Tumen, SemihP85
272Tuteja, DivyaP32
273Uchino, TaisukeP50
274Uematsu, YoshimasaP74
275Valsecchi, MicheleP64
276Visser, MichaelP62
277Viswanathan, S.P105
278Wakamori, NaokiP109
279Wang, YongqinC45, P45
280Wang, HuiP45
281Wang, YongC38, P38
282Whang, Yoon-JaeP53
283White, AlexanderC73, P73
284Wie, DainnP117
285Wooders, MyrnaP94
286Xiao, JunP31
287Xu, YilanC37, P37
288Xu, LifangP1
289Xu, PaiP19
290Yadav, SonalP2
291Yang, Tzu-TingP112
292Yao, WenP66
293Yepez, CarlosP17
294Yin, XiaopengC88, P88
295Yu, ChanghuaP66
296Zeydanli, TugbaP100
297Zhang, MinC17, P17
298Zhang, JunweiC103, P103
299Zhang, YifanP34
300Zhao, HongchunP38
301Zhong, SongfaP90

 

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