2015 C-PEC Program

ILR Conference Center, room 423 (MAP)

King Shaw Hall

140 Garden rd., Ithaca, NY

Friday, June 12th


12:00 Lunch


1:30-2:45 Presenter:  David Myatt (London Business School)

Title:  "A Theory of Protest Voting”

Discussant: Andrew Little (Cornell)


2:45-4:00 PresenterJohn Morgan (Haas School of Business)

Title: Voluntary Voting under Aggregate Uncertainty

DiscussantLaurent Bouton (Georgetown University)


4:00-4:15 Break


4:15-5:30 Presenter:  Jesse Shapiro (Brown University)

Title:  "Special Interests and the Media: Theory and an Application to Climate Change"

DiscussantStephen Coate (Cornell University)


6:00 Dinner


Saturday, June 13th


9:00 Breakfast


9:30-10:45 PresenterJohn Duggan (University of Rochester)

Title:  "Term Limits and Bounds on Policy Responsiveness in Dynamic Elections"

Discussant: Renee Bowen (Stanford GSB)


10:45-11:00 Break


11:00-12:15 PresenterUgo Troiano (University of Michigan)

Title:  "Old and Young Politicians" (with Alberto Alesina and Traviss Cassidy)

DiscussantKaram Kang (Carnegie Mellon University)


12:15 Lunch


1:30-2:45 PresenterWolfgang Pesendorfer (Princeton University)

Title"Policy Competition in Real-Time"

DiscussantMartin Osborne (University of Toronto)


2:45-3:00 Break


3:00-4:15 PresenterNageeb Ali (University of California, San Diego)

Title: "Collective Search with Private Information"

DiscussantTasos Kalandrakis (Univeristy of Rochester)