Micro-theory Workshop

SPRING 2010

Workshops are held on Thursdays from 12:30pm to 2:00pm in Room 315 at 264 Bay State Road. Lunch is served on a first come first serve basis. Please contact Ashley Seamans at aseamans@bu.edu for more information.

Date Speaker Topic
March 4th Andrea Canidio Actions As Signals: Beliefs and The Limits on Power”
March 11th SPRING BREAK
March 18th Jawwad Noor “Time Preference: Experiments and Foundations”
March 25th Gabriele Gratton “Demagogy and Persuasion: Electoral Campaign and Information Aggregation.”
April 1st Juan Gabriel Fernandez “Crowding out in a dual Public-Private health system with income inequality”
April 8th Patrick Legros “A Price Theory of Firm Scope” joint with Andy Newman
April 15th Laurent Bouton “On the Theory of Strategic Voting in Runoff Elections”
April 22nd Asen Kochov* “A Model of Limited Foresight”
April 29th NO WORKSHOP “New Directions in Organization Theory” Conference at BU

*Job Market Rehearsal