Micro Theory Lunch

Spring 2021

Location: Zoom
Time: 12:00 - 1:30pm
*This semester the talks will be at noon on zoom. A link will be sent to everyone before the presentation starts. If you want to sign up for a talk, you can either type your name on your preferred slot or email solti@sas.upenn.edu, agindin@sas.upenn.edu or cuiminba@sas.upenn.edu.             

Date Speaker Paper Title
February 8, 2021 Kevin He Dissemination Noise and p-Hacking
February 15, 2021 Changhwa Lee Optimal Recommender System Design
February 22, 2021 Nawaaz Khalfan Strategic Market Research
March 1, 2021 David Dillenberger Allocation Mechanisms Without Reduction
March 15, 2021 Cuimin Ba Robust Model Misspecification and Paradigm Shifts
March 29, 2021 Bobby Pakzad-Hurson Equal Pay Laws: A Matching Theory Approach
April 19, 2021 Juan Sagredo TBA
April 26, 2021 Changhwa Lee TBA
May 10, 2021 Alice Gindin TBA

Fall 2020

Location: Zoom
Time: 12:00 - 1:30pm

*This semester the talks will be at noon on zoom. A link will be sent to everyone before the presentation starts. If you want to sign up for a talk, you can either type your name on your preferred slot or email solti@sas.upenn.edu, agindin@sas.upenn.edu or cuiminba@sas.upenn.edu.                                            

Date Speaker Paper Title
September 14, 2020 Ashwin Kambhampati Robust Performance Evaluation
September 21, 2020 Julia Salmi Gradual Learning from Incremental Actions
September 28, 2020 Youngsoo Heo The Aversion to Uncertainty about Multiple Issues
October 5, 2020 Kevin He Evolutionarily Stable (Mis)specifications: Theory and Application
October 19, 2020 Daniel Fershtman Sequential Learning with Endogenous Consideration Sets
October 26, 2020 Krishna Dasaratha Innovation and Strategic Network Formation
November 9, 2020 Changhwa Lee TBA
November 16, 2020 Wayne Gao A Unified Model of Network Bargaining and Network Formation
November 23, 2020 Pedro Brandão Solti An Evolutionary Approach to Misspecification
December 7, 2020 Juan Sagredo Competitive Screening under Heterogenous Expertise

Spring 2020

Location: PCPSE 202
Time: 12:00 - 1:30pm

Date Speaker Paper Title
March 2, 2020 Nawaaz Khalfan Competitive Search
March 23, 2020 Pedro Solti TBA
March 30, 2020 Annie Liang TBA
April 20, 2020 Youngsoo Heo TBA
April 27, 2020 Zijun Tian TBA
May 4, 2020 Alice Gindin TBA
May 11, 2020 Wayne Gao TBA
May 18, 2020 Cuimin Ba TBA
May 25, 2020 Ashwin Kambhampati TBA