September, 19. Instituto de Análisis Económico (CSIC) at 12 pm.
"Rationality and the Bayesian Paradigm"
Itzhak Gilboa(Tel-Aviv University)
Itzhak Gilboa is a professor of Economics at Tel-Aviv University, and professor of Economics and Decision Science at HEC, Paris. His research interests include Decision Theory, Game Theory and Economic Theory. His papers have been published in top journals such as Econometrica, American Economic Review, Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Economic Theory, among others. He served on the editorial boards of Econometrica, Games and Economic Behavior, International Journal of Game Theory and Journal of Economic Theory. He is the coauthor of Theory of Case-Based Decisions and the author of Theory of Decision under Uncertainty and Rational Choice.
Francesc Marmol Lecture
"On the Efficiency of Partial Information in Elections"
Antonio Nicolò(Università degli Studi di Padova)
Antonio Nicolò graduated from IDEA in 2000. Currently he is Associate Professor of Economics at the Università degli Studi di Padova, Italy. He previously held visiting positions at Indian Statistical Institute, University of Rochester, Northwestern University and California Institute of Technology. His research interests focus on Mechanism Design, Social Choice, Contracts and Incentives, Industrial Organization and Political Economy. His papers have been published in leading journals such as Journal of Economic Theory, Games and Economic Behavior, and Economic Theory, among others.