New York Commuter Industrial Organization Workshop
IO Day 2016
September 9th, 2016
|9:00–9:50 am||Light breakfast & coffee|
|9:50–10:00 am||Opening remarks|
|10:00-11:00 am||“Measuring Competition in Spatial Retail: An Application to Groceries”
Paul Ellickson (University of Rochester)
Discussant: Fanyin Zheng (Columbia University)
|11:00-11:30 am||Coffee break|
|11:30-12:30 pm||“Collusion in Auctions with Constrained Bids: Theory and Evidence from Public Procurement”
Juan Ortner (Boston University)
Discussant: Joseph Harrington (University of Pennsylvania)
|2:00-3:00 pm||“Local Protectionism, Market Structure, and Social Welfare: China’s Automobile Market”
Panle Jia Barwick (Cornell University)
Discussant: Matt Backus (Columbia University)
|3:00-3:30 pm||Coffee break|
|3:30-4:30 pm||“Optimal Contracting with Costly State Verification, with an Application to Crowdsourcing”
Aislinn Bohren (University of Pennsylvania)
Discussant: Andrea Prat (Columbia University)
IO Day is one-day workshop in September at NYU that brings together people from the New York area schools (in whatever radius that includes Philadelphia and New Haven).
To RSVP, please visit http://bit.ly/IODay2016RSVP. We provide coffee and lunch. Participants are responsible for their other arrangements.
We are grateful to NERA for graciously providing financial support for the workshop.
We send out email news regarding IO Day based on a list of addresses that we compiled by consulting faculty from various New York area schools. If you would like to be added or removed from that list, please let us know. Please forward the information to anyone in the area who you think will be interested.