2017 C-PEC Program

Cornell University


Thursday, June 1st, 2017


12:00 Lunch


1:30-2:45 Presenter:  Navin Kartik (Columbia)

Title:  "Reputation, Term Limits, and Incumbency (Dis)Advantage" with Richard Van Weelden 

Discussant: Cesar Martinelli (George Mason)


2:45-4:00 Presenter Francesco Passarelli (Bocconi)

Title: "Loss Aversion in Politics," joint with Alberto Alesina (Harvard)

DiscussantPietro Ortoleva (Columbia)


4:00-4:15 Break


4:15-5:30 Presenter:  Erik Snowberg (University of British Columbia)

Title:  “Econographics and Politics”

DiscussantStephen Coate (Cornell)


6:00 Dinner


Friday, June 2nd, 2017


9:00 Breakfast


9:30-10:45 PresenterAlessandro Lizzeri (New York University)

Title:  "Rules and Commitment in Communication" joint with G. Frechette (NYU) and J. Perego (NYU)

Discussant: Andreas Blume (Arizona State)


10:45-11:00 Break


11:00-12:15 PresenterThomas Fujiwara (Princeton)

Title:  “Decentralized Corruption and the Deforestation of the Amazon”

DiscussantDaniele Paserman (Boston University)


12:15 Lunch


1:30-2:45 Presenter: Takuo Sugaya (Stanford GSB)

Title: "Centralization versus Separation of Regulatory Institutions," joint with Dana Foarta (Stanford GSB)

DiscussantNageeb Ali (Penn State)


2:45-3:00 Break


3:00-4:15 PresenterAdam Meirowitz (University of Utah)

Title: "The Road to Hell: Third Party Intervention and Conflict"

DiscussantPablo Montagnes (Emory University)