Sunday, May 1, 2011
7:15 - 8:15 a.m. Buffet breakfast (The Gardens Restaurant)
All sessions to be held in room 207
Morning Session Chair: Vijay Krishna, The Pennsylvania State University
8:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Stephan Lauermann, University of Michigan
"Common Values Procurement Auctions with Bidder Solicitation" (coauthor Asher Wolinsky, Northwestern University)
Discussant: Luciano de Castro, Northwestern University
Artyom Shneyerov, Concordia University
"What Model for Entry in First-Price Auctions? A Nonparametric Approach" (coauthor Vadim Marmer, University of British Columbia)
Discussant: Jeremy Fox, University of Michigan
10:30 -11:00 a.m. Break
11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
Paul Milgrom, Stanford University
"Substitute Goods and Combinatorial Auctions"
Discussant: Steve Matthews, University of Pennsylvania
12:00-1:30p.m. Lunch (Senate Suites)