2008 CAPCP Conference on Auctions and Procurements
Penn Stater Conference Center
The Center for the Study of Auctions, Procurements, and Competition Policy, along with its partner institution the Institute for Financial Studies, hosted a conference at Penn State April 3-6, 2008. Topics included auctions, procurements, and empirical industrial organization. A special roundtable was held regarding Russian oil and gas auctions. Eric Maskin was honored at the opening dinner, and he offered the opening address of the conference. An outstanding group of academic researchers attended. Both CAPCP and IFS look forward to the prospect of this conference being an annual event.