Midwest Economic Theory Conference

Washington University, St. Louis

 

Summary of All Sessions

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#Date/TimeLocationTitlePapers
1October 11, 2019
14:15-15:45
Seigle 109 Information I3
2October 11, 2019
14:15-15:45
Seigle 106 Political Economy I3
3October 11, 2019
16:15-17:45
Seigle 109 Information II3
4October 11, 2019
16:15-17:45
Seigle 106 Auctions3
5October 12, 2019
9:00-10:30
Seigle 106 Finance I3
6October 12, 2019
9:00-10:30
Seigle 109 Game Theory2
7October 12, 2019
11:00-12:30
Seigle 106 Finance II3
8October 12, 2019
11:00-12:30
Seigle 109 Decision Theory3
9October 12, 2019
14:15-15:45
Seigle 109 Industrial Organization II3
10October 12, 2019
14:15-15:45
Seigle 106 Networks and Communication3
11October 12, 2019
16:15-17:45
Seigle 109 Information III3
12October 12, 2019
16:15-17:45
Seigle 106 Urban Economics and Public Finance2
13October 13, 2019
9:00-10:30
Seigle 204 Industrial Organization3
14October 13, 2019
9:00-10:30
Seigle 206 Mechanism Design3
15October 13, 2019
11:00-12:30
Seigle 204 Information IV3
16October 13, 2019
11:00-12:30
Seigle 206 Political Economy II3
 

16 sessions, 46 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers


 

Midwest Economic Theory Conference

Detailed List of Sessions

 
Session 1: Information I
October 11, 2019 14:15 to 15:45
Seigle 109
 
 

Lying by Omission
By Shaofei Jiang; The University of Texas at Austin
   presented by: Shaofei Jiang, The University of Texas at Austin
 

Information Design with Recommender Systems: Simple Rules for Information Policy
By Caio Lorecchio; Sao Paulo School of Economics - FGV
   presented by: Caio Lorecchio, Sao Paulo School of Economics - FGV
 

(Cost-of-) Information Design
By Yaron Azrieli; The Ohio State University
Shuo Xu; The Ohio State University
   presented by: Shuo Xu, The Ohio State University
 
Session 2: Political Economy I
October 11, 2019 14:15 to 15:45
Seigle 106
 
 

Office-Holding Premia and Representative Democracy
By Jan Auerbach; University of Exeter
   presented by: Jan Auerbach, University of Exeter
 

Designing Referenda: An Economist's Pessimistic Perspective
By Siyang Xiong; University of California, Riverside
   presented by: Siyang Xiong, University of California, Riverside
 

Consistent Flexibility: Enforcing Fiscal Rules Through Political Incentives
By Valerio Dotti; Washington University is St. Louis
Eckhard Janeba; University of Mannheim
   presented by: Valerio Dotti, Washington University is St. Louis
 
Session 3: Information II
October 11, 2019 16:15 to 17:45
Seigle 109
 
 

Information Design in Cheap Talk
By Qianjun LYU; University of Hong Kong
   presented by: Qianjun LYU, University of Hong Kong
 

Persuasion in the Digital Age
By Gabriel Martinez; University of Wisconsin - Madison
   presented by: Gabriel Martinez, University of Wisconsin - Madison
 

Uncertain information structures in coordination games
By Swaminathan Balasubramaniam; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Swaminathan Balasubramaniam, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session 4: Auctions
October 11, 2019 16:15 to 17:45
Seigle 106
 
 

Robustly Optimal Reserve Price
By Wei He; Chinese University of Hong Kong
Jiangtao Li; Singapore Management University
   presented by: Wei He, Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Intellectual Property Auctions: Comparing Mechanisms to Sell Club Goods
By SangMok Lee; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: SangMok Lee, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Sequential Auctions with Ambiguity: Declining Prices and Increasing Revenues
By Gagan Ghosh; California State University Fullerton
Heng Liu; University of Michigan
   presented by: Gagan Ghosh, California State University Fullerton
 
Session 5: Finance I
October 12, 2019 9:00 to 10:30
Seigle 106
 
 

Liquidity in the Cross Section of OTC Assets
By Semih Üslü; Johns Hopkins University
Guner Velioglu; University of Florida
   presented by: Semih Üslü, Johns Hopkins University
 

Optimal Stress Tests and Liquidation Cost
By Jiadong Gu; the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
   presented by: Jiadong Gu, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 

The Robustness of Rational Greater-Fool Bubbles in a Finite-Horizon Model
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By Jie Zheng; Tsinghua University
John Conlon; Univ of Mississippi
   presented by: John Conlon, Univ of Mississippi
 
Session 6: Game Theory
October 12, 2019 9:00 to 10:30
Seigle 109
 
 

Wars of attrition with private budgets
By Gagan Ghosh; California State University Fullerton
Bingchao Huangfu; Zhongnan University of Economics and Law
Heng Liu; University of Michigan
   presented by: Heng Liu, University of Michigan
 

A Perfectly Robust Approach to Multiperiod Matching Problems
By Maciej Kotowski; Harvard University
   presented by: Maciej Kotowski, Harvard University
 
Session 7: Finance II
October 12, 2019 11:00 to 12:30
Seigle 106
 
 

Banking Structure, Policy Responses, and Financial Fragility
By Jiahong Gao; University of Alabama
   presented by: Jiahong Gao, University of Alabama
 

The Common Currency Channel of Risk Sharing
By David Lindequist; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: David Lindequist, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Optimal Disclosure Regulation for Entrepreneurial Public Financing with Post-Financing Moral Hazard
By Chen Lyu; UW Madison
   presented by: Chen Lyu, UW Madison
 
Session 8: Decision Theory
October 12, 2019 11:00 to 12:30
Seigle 109
 
 

Static and Dynamic Quantile Preferences
By Luciano de Castro; University of Iowa
Antonio Galvao; University of Arizona
   presented by: Luciano de Castro, University of Iowa
 

Behavioral Foundations of Nested Stochastic Choice and Nested Logit
By Matthew Kovach; Virginia Tech
Gerelt Tserenjigmid; Virginia Tech
   presented by: Gerelt Tserenjigmid, Virginia Tech
 

Evolution of Preferences and the Marriage Market
By Jiabin Wu; University of Oregon
Hanzhe Zhang; Michigan State University
   presented by: Hanzhe Zhang, Michigan State University
 
Session 9: Industrial Organization II
October 12, 2019 14:15 to 15:45
Seigle 109
 
 

Robust revenue sharing in a hierarchy
By Patrick Harless; University of Arizona
   presented by: Patrick Harless, University of Arizona
 

Morale concerns, unemployment, and wages
By Jorge Vásquez; Smith College
   presented by: Jorge Vásquez, Smith College
 

Credit Attribution and Collaborative Work
By Huseyin Yildirim; Duke University
   presented by: Huseyin Yildirim, Duke University
 
Session 10: Networks and Communication
October 12, 2019 14:15 to 15:45
Seigle 106
 
 

Price Setting on a Network
By Toomas Hinnosaar; Collegio Carlo Alberto
   presented by: Toomas Hinnosaar, Collegio Carlo Alberto
 

Optimal Mechanisms for Repeated Communication
By Delong Meng; Southwest Baptist University
   presented by: Delong Meng, Southwest Baptist University
 

Endogenous Intermediation in Security Lending Networks
By Erdem Yenerdag; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Erdem Yenerdag, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session 11: Information III
October 12, 2019 16:15 to 17:45
Seigle 109
 
 

Information Gathering by Overconfident Agents
By Justin Downs; University of Washington
   presented by: Justin Downs, University of Washington
 

Project selection and competitive cheap talk: an experimental study
By John Hamman; Florida State University
Miguel Martinez-Carrasco; Universidad de los Andes
Eric Schmidbauer; University of Central Florida
   presented by: Eric Schmidbauer, University of Central Florida
 

Euclidean Properties of Bayesian Updating
By Kyle Chauvin; Harvard University
   presented by: Kyle Chauvin, Harvard University
 
Session 12: Urban Economics and Public Finance
October 12, 2019 16:15 to 17:45
Seigle 106
 
Session Chair: Egor Malkov, University of Minnesota
 

Equal Rights of Residents for Children’s Education: An Evaluation of the Real Estate Policy Intervention
By Qing Han; The University of Iowa
Liying Xia; Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
   presented by: Liying Xia, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
 

Optimal Income Taxation of Couples with Stochastic Abilities
By Egor Malkov; University of Minnesota
   presented by: Egor Malkov, University of Minnesota
 
Session 13: Industrial Organization
October 13, 2019 9:00 to 10:30
Seigle 204
 
 

Startups and upstarts
By Yu Awaya; University of Rochester
Vijay Krishna; Penn State University
   presented by: Yu Awaya, University of Rochester
 

Health Inequality: Role of Insurance and Technological Progress
By Siddhartha Sanghi; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Siddhartha Sanghi, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Price Competition Online: Platforms vs. Branded Websites
By Oksana Loginova; University of Missouri-Columbia
   presented by: Oksana Loginova, University of Missouri-Columbia
 
Session 14: Mechanism Design
October 13, 2019 9:00 to 10:30
Seigle 206
 
 

Strategic Referral and On-the-job Search Equilibrium
By Ji-Woong Moon; The Pennsylvania State University
   presented by: Ji-Woong Moon, The Pennsylvania State University
 

Revenue Maximizing Mechanisms for Interruptible Services
By Georgios Petropoulos; MIT and Bruegel
   presented by: Georgios Petropoulos, MIT and Bruegel
 

Dynamic Allocation without Money: the Limited Commitment Case
By Renkun Yang; The Ohio State University
   presented by: Renkun Yang, The Ohio State University
 
Session 15: Information IV
October 13, 2019 11:00 to 12:30
Seigle 204
 
 

Informative Advertising in Monopolistically Competitive Markets
By Anthony Creane; University of Kentucky
Agostino Manduchi; JÖNKÖPING UNIVERSITY BUSINESS SCHOOL
   presented by: Anthony Creane, University of Kentucky
 

Information Cascade and Ambiguity
By Jaden Chen; Cornell University
   presented by: Jaden Chen, Cornell University
 

Cases of Near-Pareto-Improvements via Forcing Asymmetric Information
By Ronald Harstad; University of Missouri
   presented by: Ronald Harstad, University of Missouri
 
Session 16: Political Economy II
October 13, 2019 11:00 to 12:30
Seigle 206
 
 

Electoral Systems, Heterogeneous Fiscal Policy and Labor Regulations
By Shiv Dixit; University of Minnesota
   presented by: Shiv Dixit, University of Minnesota
 

When Opposite Extremisms Coalesce to Curb Moderate Reformism
By Saumya Deojain; Washington University in St Louis
Valerio Dotti; Washington University is St. Louis
   presented by: Saumya Deojain, Washington University in St Louis
 

Equity and efficiency in legislative bargaining
By Kirill Evdokimov; Rice University
   presented by: Kirill Evdokimov, Rice University
 

16 sessions, 46 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers
 
Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Discussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
1Auerbach, JanP2
2Awaya, YuP13
3Üslü, SemihP5
4Balasubramaniam, SwaminathanP3
5Chauvin, KyleP11
6Chen, JadenP15
7Conlon, JohnP5
8Creane, AnthonyP15
9de Castro, LucianoP8
10Deojain, SaumyaP16
11Dixit, ShivP16
12Dotti, ValerioP2
13Downs, JustinP11
14Evdokimov, KirillP16
15Gao, JiahongP7
16Ghosh, GaganP4
17Gu, JiadongP5
18Harless, PatrickP9
19Harstad, RonaldP15
20He, WeiP4
21Hinnosaar, ToomasP10
22Jiang, ShaofeiP1
23Kotowski, MaciejP6
24Lee, SangMokP4
25Lindequist, DavidP7
26Liu, HengP6
27Loginova, OksanaP13
28Lorecchio, CaioP1
29LYU, QianjunP3
30Lyu, ChenP7
31Malkov, EgorP12, C12
32Martinez, GabrielP3
33Meng, DelongP10
34Moon, Ji-WoongP14
35Petropoulos, GeorgiosP14
36Sanghi, SiddharthaP13
37Schmidbauer, EricP11
38Tserenjigmid, GereltP8
39Vásquez, JorgeP9
40Xia, LiyingP12
41Xiong, SiyangP2
42Xu, ShuoP1
43Yang, RenkunP14
44Yenerdag, ErdemP10
45Yildirim, HuseyinP9
46Zhang, HanzheP8

 

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