Midwest Economic Theory Conference

Michigan State University

 

Program Notes and Index of Sessions

 

Summary of All Sessions

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#Date/TimeTypeTitle/LocationPapers
1October 8, 2021
14:15-15:45
contributed Bargaining and Matching

    Location: C201 Snyder

3
2October 8, 2021
14:15-15:45
contributed Mathematical Economics

    Location: C202 Snyder

3
3October 8, 2021
16:15-17:45
contributed Information design I

    Location: C202 Snyder

2
4October 8, 2021
16:15-17:45
contributed Mechanism Design

    Location: C201 Snyder

3
5October 9, 2021
9:00-10:30
contributed Information design II

    Location: C203 Snyder

3
6October 9, 2021
9:00-10:30
contributed Strategic behavior in school choice

    Location: C202 Snyder

2
7October 9, 2021
9:00-10:30
contributed Topics in financial markets

    Location: C201 Snyder

2
8October 9, 2021
11:00-12:30
contributed Decision Theory

    Location: C201 Snyder

3
9October 9, 2021
11:00-12:30
contributed Matching theory

    Location: C202 Snyder

2
10October 9, 2021
11:00-12:30
contributed Organizational Economics

    Location: C203 Snyder

3
11October 9, 2021
14:15-15:45
contributed Asymmetric information and markets

    Location: C202 Snyder

3
12October 9, 2021
14:15-15:45
contributed Disclosure and strategic communication

    Location: C201 Snyder

3
13October 9, 2021
14:15-15:45
contributed Topics in Robustness

    Location: C203 Snyder

3
14October 9, 2021
16:15-17:45
plenary Plenary session

    Location: C202/204 Snyder

1
15October 10, 2021
9:00-10:30
contributed Market Structure

    Location: C201 Snyder

3
16October 10, 2021
9:00-10:30
contributed Topics in applied theory

    Location: C202 Snyder

3
17October 10, 2021
11:00-12:30
contributed Efficiency and Welfare

    Location: C202 Snyder

3
18October 10, 2021
11:00-12:30
contributed Platform and network

    Location: C201 Snyder

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18 sessions, 47 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers


 

Midwest Economic Theory Conference

Detailed List of Sessions

 
Session 1: Bargaining and Matching
October 8, 2021 14:15 to 15:45
Location: C201 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Hanzhe Zhang, Michigan State University
Session type: contributed
 

Rationalizable Stability in Matching with One-Sided Incomplete Information
   presented by: Ziwei Wang, University of Wisconsin -- Madison
 

Multilateral bargaining with asymmetric information
   presented by: Kirill Evdokimov, Rice University
 

Reputational Bargaining with Ultimatum Opportunities
   presented by: Hanzhe Zhang, Michigan State University
 
Session 2: Mathematical Economics
October 8, 2021 14:15 to 15:45
Location: C202 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Anne-Christine Barthel, West Texas A&M University
Session type: contributed
 

Guaranteeing the Existence of Stable Equilibria in Monotone Games
   presented by: Anne-Christine Barthel, West Texas A&M University
 

Sequential Search with a Budget Constraint: A Near Optimal Greedy Algorithm
[slides]
   presented by: Yue Li, University of Wisconsin-Madison
 

On Dynamic Adjustment and Comparative Statics via the Implicit Function Theorem
   presented by: Eric Hoffmann, West Texas A&M University
 
Session 3: Information design I
October 8, 2021 16:15 to 17:45
Location: C202 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Jorge Lemus, University of Illinois at Urbana Champai
Session type: contributed
 

Credible Information Design
   presented by: Xiao Lin, Penn State University
 

Diversification and Information in Contests
   presented by: Jorge Lemus, University of Illinois at Urbana Champai
 
Session 4: Mechanism Design
October 8, 2021 16:15 to 17:45
Location: C201 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Jon Eguia, Michigan State University
Session type: contributed
 

Learning to Commit.
[slides]
   presented by: Jorge Ramos-Mercado, University of Minnesota
 

Reduced-Form Auctions of Multiple Objects
   presented by: Charles Zheng, University of Western Ontario
 

Efficiency in Collective Decision-Making via Quadratic Transfers
   presented by: Jon Eguia, Michigan State University
 
Session 5: Information design II
October 9, 2021 9:00 to 10:30
Location: C203 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Chin-Chia Hsu, MIT
Session type: contributed
 

Persuasion of Interacting Receivers
   presented by: Yishu Zeng, UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN, ANN ARBOR
 

Persuasion via All-or-Nothing Mechanisms
   presented by: Christoph Schlom, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
 

Persuasion, News Sharing, and Cascades on Social Networks
   presented by: Chin-Chia Hsu, MIT
 
Session 6: Strategic behavior in school choice
October 9, 2021 9:00 to 10:30
Location: C202 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Sergei Balakin, Ohio State University
Session type: contributed
 

Gaming a Selective Admissions System
   presented by: Frances Lee, Loyola University Chicago
 

Application Costs as a Screening Instrument in Decentralized Matching
[slides]
   presented by: Sergei Balakin, Ohio State University
 
Session 7: Topics in financial markets
October 9, 2021 9:00 to 10:30
Location: C201 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Ryuichiro Izumi, Wesleyan University
Session type: contributed
 

Rational Bubbles and Middlemen
   presented by: Yu Awaya, University of Rochester
 

Financial Stability with Fire Sale Externalities
   presented by: Ryuichiro Izumi, Wesleyan University
 
Session 8: Decision Theory
October 9, 2021 11:00 to 12:30
Location: C201 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Shaowei Ke, University of Michigan
Session type: contributed
 

Non-rationalizable Individuals, Stochastic Rationalizability, and Sampling
   presented by: Changkuk Im, The Ohio State University
 

Preference Regression
   presented by: Peter Caradonna, Georgetown University
 

Learning from a Black Box
   presented by: Shaowei Ke, University of Michigan
 
Session 9: Matching theory
October 9, 2021 11:00 to 12:30
Location: C202 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Laura Hurtado-Moreno, Washington University in St. Louis
Session type: contributed
 

Choosing Sides in a Two-sided Matching Market
   presented by: Katherine Zhou, Michigan State University
 

Matching with Sequential Interviews
   presented by: Laura Hurtado-Moreno, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session 10: Organizational Economics
October 9, 2021 11:00 to 12:30
Location: C203 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Stefano Pegoraro, University of Notre Dame
Session type: contributed
 

Statistical Uncertainty and Coarse contracts
   presented by: Maxwell Rosenthal, Georgia Institute of Technology
 

The Transition between Internal Promotion and External Recruitment: from the Perspective of Perverse incentive of Internal Candidates
   presented by: KOHEI YAMAGATA, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Flows and Performance with Optimal Money Management Contracts
[slides]
   presented by: Stefano Pegoraro, University of Notre Dame
 
Session 11: Asymmetric information and markets
October 9, 2021 14:15 to 15:45
Location: C202 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Heng Liu, University of Michigan
Session type: contributed
 

Creating Controversy in Proxy Voting Advice
   presented by: Andrey Malenko, University of Michigan
 

Setbacks, Shutdowns and Overruns
   presented by: Feifan Zhang, Duke University
 

Information Spillover and Welfare in Decentralized Markets
   presented by: Heng Liu, University of Michigan
 
Session 12: Disclosure and strategic communication
October 9, 2021 14:15 to 15:45
Location: C201 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Takuma Habu, University of Chicago
Session type: contributed
 

Optimal Job Design and Information Elicitation
   presented by: Zijian Qi, Michigan State University
 

Mandatory disclosure of conflicts of interest: Good news or bad news?
   presented by: Ting Liu, Stony Brook University
 

The power of semi-public communication
   presented by: Takuma Habu, University of Chicago
 
Session 13: Topics in Robustness
October 9, 2021 14:15 to 15:45
Location: C203 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Harry Pei, Northwestern University
Session type: contributed
 

Robust Model Misspecification and Paradigm Shifts
   presented by: Cuimin Ba, University of Pennsylvania
 

Coalition-proof Ambiguous Mechanism
   presented by: Huiyi Guo, Texas A&M University
 

Robust Mechanism Design and Costly Information Acquisition
   presented by: Harry Pei, Northwestern University
 
Session 14: Plenary session
October 9, 2021 16:15 to 17:45
Location: C202/204 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Hanzhe Zhang, Michigan State University
Session type: plenary
 

Panics and Prices
   presented by: Vijay Krishna, Penn State University
 
Session 15: Market Structure
October 10, 2021 9:00 to 10:30
Location: C201 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Berk Idem, Pennsylvania State University
Session type: contributed
 

Market Concentration and Economic Cyclicality
   presented by: Ke Chao, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Broker or Dealer?
   presented by: Weiting Hu, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Coexistence of Centralized and Decentralized Markets
[slides]
   presented by: Berk Idem, Pennsylvania State University
 
Session 16: Topics in applied theory
October 10, 2021 9:00 to 10:30
Location: C202 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Ting Liu, Stony Brook University
Session type: contributed
 

Limit Order Markets under Asymmetric Information
   presented by: Ayan Bhattacharya, Baruch CUNY & Chicago Booth
 

Legitimizing Myths and Inequality
   presented by: Dan McGee, Princeton University
 

Equilibrium Information in Credence Goods
   presented by: Ting Liu, Stony Brook University
 
Session 17: Efficiency and Welfare
October 10, 2021 11:00 to 12:30
Location: C202 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Egor Malkov, University of Minnesota
Session type: contributed
 

Money-Metrics in Local Welfare Analysis: Efficiency and Equity
   presented by: M Ali Khan, The Johns Hopkins University
 

Organization of Knowledge and Taxation
   presented by: Marek Kapicka, CERGE-EI (Charles University - Prague)
 

Welfare Effects of Labor Income Tax Changes on Married Couples: A Sufficient Statistics Approach
   presented by: Egor Malkov, University of Minnesota
 
Session 18: Platform and network
October 10, 2021 11:00 to 12:30
Location: C201 Snyder
 
Session Chair: Huanxing Yang, Ohio State University
Session type: contributed
 

The impact of negative links: theory and evidence
   presented by: Xiannong Zhang, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Long-Term Competition for Product Awareness with Learning from Friends
   presented by: Huanxing Yang, Ohio State University
 

18 sessions, 47 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers
 
Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Discussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
1Awaya, YuP7
2Ba, CuiminP13
3Balakin, SergeiP6, C6
4Barthel, Anne-ChristineP2, C2
5Bhattacharya, AyanP16
6Caradonna, PeterP8
7Chao, KeP15
8Eguia, JonP4, C4
9Evdokimov, KirillP1
10Guo, HuiyiP13
11Habu, TakumaP12, C12
12Hoffmann, EricP2
13Hsu, Chin-ChiaP5, C5
14Hu, WeitingP15
15Hurtado-Moreno, LauraP9, C9
16Idem, BerkP15, C15
17Im, ChangkukP8
18Izumi, RyuichiroP7, C7
19Kapicka, MarekP17
20Ke, ShaoweiP8, C8
21Khan, M AliP17
22Krishna, VijayP14
23Lee, FrancesP6
24Lemus, JorgeP3, C3
25Li, YueP2
26Lin, XiaoP3
27Liu, TingP12, P16, C16
28Liu, HengP11, C11
29Malenko, AndreyP11
30Malkov, EgorP17, C17
31McGee, DanP16
32Pegoraro, StefanoP10, C10
33Pei, HarryP13, C13
34Qi, ZijianP12
35Ramos-Mercado, JorgeP4
36Rosenthal, MaxwellP10
37Schlom, ChristophP5
38Wang, ZiweiP1
39YAMAGATA, KOHEIP10
40Yang, HuanxingP18, C18
41Zeng, YishuP5
42Zhang, FeifanP11
43Zhang, XiannongP18
44Zhang, HanzheP1, C1, C14
45Zheng, CharlesP4
46Zhou, KatherineP9

 

This program was last updated on 2021-10-09 06:54:51 EDT