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2012 AEI Workshop

   

AEI-FOUR JOINT WORKSHOP ON CURRENT ISSUES IN ECONOMIC THEORY
March 30 and 31, 2012
Shaw Foundation Building, AS7 Auditorium (AS7 #01-02)
National University of Singapore

Program
Day 1: Friday, March 30
Opening address: 09:10 - 09:20 Yeneng Sun (National University of Singapore)
Chair: Kamhon Kan (Academia Sinica)
Talk 1 09:20 - 10:00 Chulhee Lee (Seoul National University), In-Utero Exposure to the Korean War and Its Long-Term Effects on Economic and Health Outcomes
Talk 2 10:00 - 10:40 Satoshi Mizobata (Kyoto University), Russian Transnational Corporations and their Management Strategies
Tea break: 10:40 - 11:10
Chair: Youngsub Chun (Seoul National University)
Talk 3 11:10 - 11:50 Tomoo Kikuchi (National University of Singapore), A Mechanism for Booms and Busts in Housing Prices
Talk 4 11:50 - 12:30 Been-Lon Chen (Academia Sinica), Quantifying Declines in Labor Supply between Employment and Hours: Labor Taxes vs. Labor Regulations
Lunch: 12:30 - 14:30 (The Scholar)
Chair: Xiao Luo (National University of Singapore)
Talk 5 14:30 - 15:10 C.C. Yang (Academia Sinica), Optimal Linear and Two-Bracket Income Taxes with Idiosyncratic Risk
Talk 6 15:10 - 15:50 Chul-In Lee (Seoul National University), Regulation of Natural Monopolies, Self-Selection, and Optimal Taxation
Tea break: 15:50 - 16:10
Chair: Rhee Younghoon (Seoul National University)
Talk 7 16:10 - 16:50 Julian Wright (National University of Singapore), Ad-valorem Platform Fees and Efficient Price Discrimination
Talk 8 16:50 - 17:30 Takashi Komatsubara (Kyoto University), Price Competition or Tacit Collusion
Dinner: 18:00 - 20:30 (The University Club)
Day 2: Saturday, March 31
Chair: C.C. Yang (Academia Sinica)
Talk 1 09:20 - 10:00 Kenji Sato (Kyoto University), An Iteratively Expansive Unimodal Map is Strong Ergodic Chaos
Talk 2 10:00 - 10:40 Hanjoon Michael Jung (Academia Sinica), Sender's Small Concern for Credibility and Receiver's Dilemma
Tea break: 10:40 - 11:10
Chair: Jingfeng Lu (National University of Singapore)
Talk 3 11:10 - 11:50 Yi-Chun Chen (National University of Singapore), Genericity and Robustness of Full Surplus Extraction
Talk 4 11:50 - 12:30 Youngsub Chun (Seoul National University), Subgroup Additivity in the Queueing Problem
Lunch: 12:30 - 14:30 (Cafe on the Ridge)
Chair: Satoshi Mizobata (Kyoto University)
Talk 5 14:30 - 15:10 Jingfeng Lu (National University of Singapore), Reverse-Nested-Lottery Contests: Micro-foundation and Equilibrium
Talk 6 15:10 - 15:50 Jinwoo Kim (Seoul National University), Assigning Resources to Budget-Constrained Agents
Tea break: 15:50 - 16:10
Chair: Yeneng Sun (National University of Singapore)
Talk 7 16:10 - 16:50 Chih-Chun Yang (Academia Sinica), Subjective Coalitional Equilibria and Coalitional Rationalizability
Talk 8 16:50 - 17:30 Soo Hong Chew (National University of Singapore), Source Preference: Theory and Evidence from Choice Experiments incorporating Neuroimaging and Molecular Genetics
Dinner: 18:30 - 20:30 (Singapore Seafood Republic)