Center Events

Workshop on Trade & Diffusion of Shocks in Networks

January 4, 2018 | Glandt Forum, Singh Center for Nanotechnology

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Glandt Forum, Singh Center for Nanotechnology

Organized by Eduard Talamàs and Rakesh Vohra

8.00 – 8.30 am: Coffee & Snacks

8.30 – 9.15 am: “Supply Disruptions and Optimal Network Structures” Kostas Bimpikis, Stanford University

9.30 – 10.15 am: “Network Formation and Systemic Risk” Selman Erol, Carnegie Mellon University

10.30 -11.15 am: “Informal Risk Sharing with Local Information” Wayne Yuan Gao, Yale University
11.30 – 12.15 pm: “Targeting Interventions in Networks” Benjamin Golub, Harvard University
12.15 – 1.00 pm: Lunch

1.00 – 1.45 pm: “Integration and Segregation” Sanjeev Goyal, University of Cambridge

2.00 – 2.45 pm: “Commitment and (In)Efficiency: A Bargaining Experiment” Marina Agranov, California Institute of Technology
3.00 – 3.45 pm: “Go Big or Go Home: Partially-Effective Vaccines Can Make Everyone Worse Off'” Eduard Talamàs, University of Pennsylvania
4.00 – 4.45 pm: “Welfare implications in Intermediary Networks” Thành Nguyen, Purdue University
5.00 – 5.45 pm: “Bottleneck Links, Essential Intermediaries, and Competing Paths of Diffusion in Networks” Mihai Manea, Stanford University
6.30 pm: Dinner (Invitation Only)

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