2018 C-PEC Program

ILR Conference Center, 140 Garden Avenue, Room 429, Cornell University


Friday, June 1st, 2018


12:00 Lunch


1:30-2:45 Presenter:  Leeat Yariv (Princeton)

Title:  TBA 

Discussant: TBA


2:45-4:00 Presenter Massimo Morelli (Bocconi)

Title: "The Survival and Demise of the State: A Dynamic Theory of Secessions" joint with J. Esteban, S. Flamand and D. Rohner.

DiscussantMichael Gibilisco (Caltech)


4:00-4:15 Break


4:15-5:30 Presenter:  Georgy Egorov (Kellogg)

Title:  “Strategic Communication with minimal verification,” joint with G. Carroll.

DiscussantTommaso Denti (Cornell)


6:00 Dinner


Saturday, June 2nd, 2018


9:00 Breakfast


9:30-10:45 PresenterRuben Enikopolov (Universitat Pompeu Fabra and New Economic School)

Title:  "Social Media and Protest Participation: Evidence from Russia" joint with A. Makarin and M. Petrova.

Discussant: Zachary Steinert-Threlkeld (UCLA)


10:45-11:00 Break


11:00-12:15 PresenterWioleta Dziuda (Chicago Harris School)

Title:  “Political Scandals” joint with W. Howell.

DiscussantSandeep Baliga (Kellogg)


12:15 Lunch


1:30-2:45 PresenterLaurent Bouton (Georgetown)

Title: "Population Patterns and the Economic Effects of Constitutions."

Discussant: TBA


2:45-3:00 Break


3:00-4:15 PresenterChris Cotton (Queens University)

Title: "Persistence of Power: Stationarity in Dynamic Multilateral Bargaining," joint with M. Agranov and C. Tergiman.

DiscussantEmanuel Vespa (UCSB)