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Kalyan Chatterjee

Distinguished Professor of Economics and Management Science

Joined Penn State in 1979,

the Economics faculty in 1998  

Ph.D., 1979, 

     Harvard University

 

504 Kern Graduate Building

Phone: (814) 865-6050

Fax: (814) 863-4775

E-mail: kchatterjee@psu.edu

Office Hours for Spring 2014: by appointment

 

Curriculum Vitae

Areas of Interest:

  • Game Theory 
  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Industrial Organization

Recent Publications:

"Formation of citation networks by rational players", with Avantika Chowdhury, accepted for the special issue on social and economic networks (edited by Sanjeev Goyal and Andrea Galeotti) of the "Review of Network Economics"

"A Nonsmooth Approach to Nonexpected Utility Theory Under Risk," Elsevier, Mathematical Social Sciences, August 2011.
(with R. Vijay Krishna)

"Pre-electoral Coalitions and Post-election Bargaining," Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 2011, 6: 1–53.
(with, S.Bandyopadhyay and T. Sj¨ostr¨om)

"Crime Reporting: Profiling and Neighbourhood Observation," BE Journal of Theoretical Economics, Advances, February 2010. (with S. Bandyopadhyay)

"On Preferences with Infinitely Many Subjective States," with R. V. Krishna, forthcoming in Economic Theory

"Strategic Audit Policies without Commitment," with Sanford Morton and the late Arijit Mukherji, in Pareto Optimality, Game Theory and Equilibria edited by Athanasios Midgalas (Crete), Panos Pardalos (Florida) and Leonidas Pitsoulis (Thessaloniki), July 2008, Springer Verlag (Berlin).

"A 'Dual-Self' Approach to Stochastic Temptation," with R. Vijay Krishna, accepted for publication in the American Economic Journal, Microeconomics.

"A Geometric Approach to Continuous Expected Utility," with R. Vijay Krishna, Economics Letters, 2008, 98, 1, 89-94.

"When Does Competition Lead to Efficient Investments?" with Steve Chiu, BE Press Topics in Theoretical Economics, 2007, 7, Issue 1.

"Coalition Theory and Applications: A Survey," with S. Bandyopadhyay, Economic Journal, February 2006, vol. 116, no.509, pp.F136-155.

"Technology Diffusion by Learning from Neighbors," with Susan H. Xu, Advances in Applied Probability, 36 (2004), no. 2, 355-376.

"Rivals Search for Buried Treasure: Competition and Duplication in R & D," with Robert A. Evans, RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 15, no.1, Spring 2004, 160-183.

"How Communication Links Influence Coalitional Bargaining: A Laboratory Investigation," with G. Bolton and K.L. McGinn, Management Science, Vol. 49, 5, May 2003, 583-598.

Game Theory and Business Applications, K. Chatterjee and W.F. Samuelson (eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, Norwell, MA, 2001.

"Reputation and Signalling Product Quality" (with T. Bandyopadhyay and N. Vasavada), in Game Theory and Business Applications, K. Chatterjee and W.F. Samuelson (eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, Norwell, MA, 2001.

"Game Theory and the Practice of Bargaining," in Game Theory and Business Applications, K. Chatterjee and W.F. Samuelson (eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, Norwell, MA, 2001.

"Multiperson Bargaining and Strategic Complexity" (with H. Sabourian), Econometrica, Vol. 68, no. 6 (November 2000), 1491-1509.

"Rubinstein Auctions: On Competition for Bargaining Partners" (with B. Dutta), Games and Economic Behavior, 23, May 1998, pp. 119-145.

"Bargaining and Search with Incomplete Information about Outside Options" (with C.C. Lee), Games and Economic Behavior, 22 no. 2, February 1998, pp. 203-237.

"Bargaining Under Incomplete Informaiton" (with W. Samuelsonin), in Operations Research,Vol. 31, No. 5, 1983 (see also this recent discussion)

Research: