2009 CAPCP Conference on Auctions and Procurements
Penn Stater Conference Center
Friday, March 27, 2009
7:15 - 8:15 a.m. Buffet breakfast in Senate Suites - Main Level
All sessions to be held in room 207
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8:30-8:45a.m. Welcoming Remarks
Robert Marshall, Pennsylvania State University
Barry Ickes, Pennsylvania State University
Isabelle Perrigne, Pennsylvania State University
Morning Session Chair: Quang Vuong, Pennsylvania State University
8:45 - 10:45 a.m.
Gregory Lewis, Harvard University
"Procurement Contracting with Time Incentives: Theory and Evidence"
Discussant: Elena Krasnokutskaya, University of Pennsylvania
Liran Einav, Stanford University
"Contract Pricing in Consumer Credit Markets"
Discussant: Amit Gandhi, University of Wisconsin-Madison
10:45 -11:15 a.m. Break
11:15a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Michael Ostrovsky, Stanford Graduate School of Business
"Information Aggregation in Dynamic Markets with Strategic Traders"
Discussant: Philip Reny, University of Chicago
12:15 - 1:45 p.m. Buffet lunch in Senate Suites - Main Level
Afternoon Session Chair: Edward Green, Pennsylvania State University
1:45 - 3:45 p.m.
David Martimort, Toulouse University
"Mechanism Design with Bilateral Contracting"
Discussant: George Mailath, University of Pennsylvania
George-Levi Gayle, Carnegie Mellon University
"Identifying and Testing Generalized Moral Hazard Models of Managerial Compensation"
Discussant: Steve Tadelis, University of California-Berkeley
3:45 - 4:15 p.m. Break
4:15 - 5:15 p.m.
Lawrence Ausubel and Peter Cramton, University of Maryland
"Common-Value Auctions with Liquidity Needs: An Experimental Test of a Troubled Assets Reverse Auction"
Discussant: Dan Levin, Ohio State University
Evening events will be held at Hintz Alumni Center
6:30 to 10:00pm
Bus service will be provided for event at Hintz Alumni Center