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: TBA

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

    Location: TBA

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

    Location: TBA

3
4October 8, 2021
16:15-17:45
contributed Mechanism Design

    Location: TBA

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

    Location: TBA

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

    Location: TBA

3
7October 9, 2021
9:00-10:30
contributed Topics on financial markets

    Location: TBA

3
8October 9, 2021
11:00-12:30
contributed Decision Theory

    Location: TBA

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

    Location: TBA

3
10October 9, 2021
11:00-12:30
contributed Organizational Economics

    Location: TBA

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

    Location: TBA

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

    Location: TBA

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

    Location: TBA

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

    Location: TBA

1
15October 10, 2021
9:00-10:30
contributed Industrial Organization

    Location: TBA

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

    Location: TBA

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

    Location: TBA

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

    Location: TBA

3
 

18 sessions, 52 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: TBA
 
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: TBA
 
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: TBA
 
Session Chair: Jorge Lemus, University of Illinois at Urbana Champai
Session type: contributed
 

Entrepreneur-Investor Information Design
   presented by: Oleg Muratov, University of Bern
 

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: TBA
 
Session Chair: Jon Eguia, Michigan State University
Session type: contributed
 

Learning to Commit.
   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: TBA
 
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: TBA
 
Session Chair: Sergei Balakin, Ohio State University
Session type: contributed
 

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

‚ÄčThe College Portfolio Problem
   presented by: Ran Shorrer, Penn State
 

Application Costs as a Screening Instrument in Decentralized Matching
[slides]
   presented by: Sergei Balakin, Ohio State University
 
Session 7: Topics on financial markets
October 9, 2021 9:00 to 10:30
Location: TBA
 
Session Chair: Pamela Labadie, George Washington 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
 

Regional Liquidity Shocks, Low Interest Rates, and Central Bank Policy
   presented by: Pamela Labadie, George Washington University
 
Session 8: Decision Theory
October 9, 2021 11:00 to 12:30
Location: TBA
 
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: TBA
 
Session Chair: Laura Hurtado-Moreno, Washington University of S.t Louis
Session type: contributed
 

Information Design in One-sided Matching Markets
   presented by: Sulagna Dasgupta, University of Chicago
 

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

Matching with Sequential Interviews
   presented by: Laura Hurtado-Moreno, Washington University of S.t Louis
 
Session 10: Organizational Economics
October 9, 2021 11:00 to 12:30
Location: TBA
 
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,
 

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: TBA
 
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: TBA
 
Session Chair: Ming Li, Concordia University
Session type: contributed
 

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

The power of semi-public communication
   presented by: Takuma Habu, University of Chicago
 

Mandatory disclosure of conflicts of interest: Good news or bad news?
   presented by: Ming Li, Concordia University
 
Session 13: Topics in Robustness
October 9, 2021 14:15 to 15:45
Location: TBA
 
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: TBA
 
Session Chair: Hanzhe Zhang, Michigan State University
Session type: plenary
 

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

Neutral or Not? Reverse Quality Discrimination and the Role of Uncertainty-Induced Feelings in Vertical Competition
   presented by: Yong Chao, University of Louisville
 

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

Coexistence of Centralized and Decentralized Markets
   presented by: Berk Idem, Pennsylvania State University
 
Session 16: Topics in applied theory
October 10, 2021 9:00 to 10:30
Location: TBA
 
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: TBA
 
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: TBA
 
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
 

The Pricing of Ancillary Goods in Platform Industries
   presented by: Chun-Hui Miao, University of South Carolina
 

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

18 sessions, 52 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, YongP15
8Chao, KeP15
9Dasgupta, SulagnaP9
10Eguia, JonP4, C4
11Evdokimov, KirillP1
12Guo, HuiyiP13
13Habu, TakumaP12
14Hoffmann, EricP2
15Hsu, Chin-ChiaP5, C5
16Hurtado-Moreno, LauraP9, C9
17Idem, BerkP15, C15
18Im, ChangkukP8
19Izumi, RyuichiroP7
20Kapicka, MarekP17
21Ke, ShaoweiP8, C8
22Khan, M AliP17
23Krishna, VijayP14
24Labadie, PamelaP7, C7
25Lee, FrancesP6
26Lemus, JorgeP3, C3
27Li, MingP12, C12
28Li, YueP2
29Lin, XiaoP3
30Liu, TingP16, C16
31Liu, HengP11, C11
32Malenko, AndreyP11
33Malkov, EgorP17, C17
34McGee, DanP16
35Miao, Chun-HuiP18
36Muratov, OlegP3
37Pegoraro, StefanoP10, C10
38Pei, HarryP13, C13
39Qi, ZijianP12
40Ramos-Mercado, JorgeP4
41Rosenthal, MaxwellP10
42Schlom, ChristophP5
43Shorrer, RanP6
44Wang, ZiweiP1
45YAMAGATA, KOHEIP10
46Yang, HuanxingP18, C18
47Zeng, YishuP5
48Zhang, HanzheP1, C1, C14
49Zhang, FeifanP11
50Zhang, XiannongP18
51Zheng, CharlesP4
52Zhou, KatherineP9

 

This program was last updated on 2021-09-24 23:56:43 EDT