April 28, 2017 | 9:00 am

April 29, 2017 | 12:00 pm


Penn Stater Conference Center, Executive Room 12

2017 Pennsylvania Economic Theory Conference

 * All sessions will be held in Executive Room 12

Friday, April 28th

9:00 AM


9:05 AM

Nima Haghpanah “Optimal Auctions for Correlated Bidders with Sampling”

9:50 AM


10:00 AM

Eduardo Azevedo ”Market Failure in Kidney Exchange”  with Itai Ashlagi, Nikhil Agarwal, Clayton Featherstone, and Omer Karaduman

10:45 AM


11:00 AM

Wojciech Olszewski “Pareto Improvements in the Contest for College Admissions” with Ron Siegel

11:45 AM

Poster Session #1

12:15 PM


1:45 PM

Onur Kesten “Parallel versus Sequential School Admissions: A Tale of Two Countries”

2:30 PM


2:45 PM

Ran Shorrer “Redesigning the Israeli Psychology Masters Match” with Avinatan Hassidim and Assaf Romm

3:30 PM

Poster Session #2

4:00 PM

Annie Liang – “Optimal Learning from Multiple Information Sources”  with Xiaosheng Mu and Vasilis Syrgkanis

4:45 PM

Poster Session #3

 6:00 PM

Dinner – Senate Suite

Saturday, April 29th 

9:00 AM

Timofiy Mylovanov, “Elections Without Empty Promises: Mechanism Design Approach” with Andriy Zapahelnyuk

9:45 AM


10:00 AM

Ed Green “Conditioning Beliefs on Acquired Knowledge” with Fatemeh Borhani

10:45 AM


11:00 AM

Aislinn Bohren “Bounded Rationality and Learning: a Framework and a Robustness Result” with Daniel Hauser

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