CSIO-IDEI Conference 2007

The 2007 CSIO/IDEI Conference on Industrial Organization
September 7-8, 2007

Friday September 7

8:00 – 8:40      Coffee

8:45-10:00      Bruno Jullien, “Designing a Two-Sided Platform: When to Increase Search Costs?

                       Discussant: Bill Rogerson

10:00-11:15    Mark Satterthwaite “Learning-by-Doing, Organizational Forgetting, and
Industry Dynamics” (with David Besanko, Ulrich Doraszelski, and
Yaroslav Kryukov)

                        Discussant: Stéphane Villeneuve

11:15-11:45    Coffee Break

11:45-1:00      Bruno Biais “Equilibrium Discovery and Preplay Communication in An
Experimental Market
” (with Sebastien Pouget and Christophe Bisiere)

Discussant: Ernesto Reuben

1:00 – 2:30      Lunch

2:30-3:45        Mike Whinston “Dynamic Merger Policy” (with Volker Nocke)

 Discussant: Patrick Rey

 3:45- 4:15       Coffee Break

4:15- 5:30       Ron Siegel “All Pay Contests

Discussant: Jacques Crémer

 6:30                Dinner


Saturday September 8

 8:00 – 8:30      Coffee

8:30- 9:45       Jacques Crémer, “The Value of Switching Costs“ (with Gary Biglaiser and
Gergely Dobos)

Discussant: Eric Anderson

 9:45 – 11:00    Igal Hendel “The Relative Performance of Real Estate Marketing
Platforms: MLS versus FSBOMadison.com
” (with Aviv Nevo and
Francois Ortalo-Magne)

  Discussant: Pierre Dubois

11:00-11:30    Coffee Break

11:30- 12:45   Patrick Rey “On the Design of Leniency Programs” (with Zhijun Chen) Discussant: Rob Porter

12:45              Lunch

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Monday, October 28, 3:30 PM

Carlos Noton (University of Chile): "Price Setting and Negotiation in the Supermarket Industry"

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Monday, November 4, 3:30 PM

Giovanni Compiani (University of California, Berkeley): Title TBA

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Monday, November 11, 3:30 PM

Cailin Slattery (Columbia University): "Bidding for Firms: Subsidy Competition in the U.S."

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Monday, November 18, 3:30 PM

Giulia Brancaccio (Cornell University): Title TBA

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Monday, November 25, 3:30 PM

Tom Holmes (University of Minnesota): Title TBA