Ambiguity and Robustness in Economics Agenda

Friday, March 13, 2015

  

*note that speakers are highlighted in author listings*

•8:15 

Meet in lobby of Upham for shuttle to Mosher Alumni House

•8:55-9:00: 

Opening Remarks 
Finn Kydland, Director – LAEF

•9:00-10:00 

Equilibrium Theory under Ambiguity 
Wei He (University of Iowa) and Nicholas Yannelis (University of Iowa)

•10:00-11:00 

Information and Market Power 
Dirk Bergemann (Yale), Stephen Morris (Princeton) and Tibor Heumann (Yale)

•11:00-11:15: Coffee Break 

•11:15-12:15 

On the Efficiency of Monetary Equilibrium When Agents are Wary 
Aloisio Araujo (IMPA and EPGE/FGV, Brazil), Juan Pablo Gama-Torres (IMPA, Brazil), Rodrigo Novinski (Faculdades Ibmec, Brazil), and Mario R. Pascoa (University of Surrey, U.K. and Nova School of Business and Economics, Portugal)

•12:15-1:30: Group Photo followed by Lunch – Mosher Alumni House, Whalen Plaza 

•1:30-2:30 

Robustness and Linear Contracts 
Gabriel Carroll (Stanford)

•2:30-3:30 

Robust Contracts in Continuous Time 
Jianjun Miao (Boston University) and Alejandro Rivera (Boston University)

•3:30-3:45: Coffee Break 

•3:45-4:45 

Robust Confidence Regions for Incomplete Models 
Larry Epstein (Boston University), Hiro Kaido (Boston University) and Kyoungwon Seo (Korean Advanced Institute for Science and Technology (KAIST)

•5:15: Meet outside Mosher Alumni House for shuttle to Upham 

•7:45: Meet in Upham Lobby – Walk to Dinner at Opal Restaurant & Bar, 1325 State Street 


Saturday, March 14, 2015

•8:15 

Meet in lobby of Upham for shuttle to Mosher Alumni House

•9:00-10:00 

Awareness of Unawareness: A Theory of Decision Making in the Face of Ignorance 
Edi Karni (Johns Hopkins University and University of Warwick) and Marie-Louise Viero (Queen’s University)

•10:00-11:00 

Risk-Sharing in the Small and in the Large 
Paolo Ghirardato (Università di Torino, Italy) and Marciano Siniscalchi (Northwestern)

•11:00-11:15: Coffee Break 

•11:15-12:15 

Uncertainty in Mechanism Design 
Chris Shannon (University of California, Berkeley), Giuseppe Lopomo (Duke Univeristy, Fuqua School and Business and Luca Rigotti (University of Pittsburgh)

•12:15-1:30: Lunch – Mosher Alumni House, Whalen Plaza 

•1:30-2:30 

Subjective Probability, Confidence, and Bayesian Updating 
Igor Kopylov (University of California, Irvine)

•3:00: Meet outside Mosher Alumni House for shuttle to Upham 

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