Workshop Information

Dates:
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March 23 & 24, 2021 4:00 pm March 23 & 24, 2021 7:00 pm March 23 & 24, 2021 11:00 pm March 24 & 25, 2021 0:00 am March 24 & 25, 2021 8:00 am

 

Organizers:

Venue: Zoom online
Language: English
How to join: Pre-registration is required for Zoom meeting by noon, March 22 (Japan Time).
Format: Each talk is 1 hour: the speaker has 45 minutes, which is followed by a 15-minute general audience discussion.

Program

*All times shown below are Japan time.

Day 1

8:00-8:05 Opening remarks
8:05-8:10 Opening speech
8:10-9:10

TBA
Nicole Immorlica Bio
Principal Researcher at the Microsoft Research New England Lab

9:20-10:20

On the Computational Properties of Obviously Strategy-Proof Mechanisms
Shengwu Li Bio
Assistant Professor of Economics, Harvard University

10:30-11:30

A Dynamic Model of Rational ‘Panic Buying’ (with Kazuhiro Teramoto)
Shunya Noda Bio
Assistant Professor, Vancouver School of Economics at University of British Columbia

11:30- Closing remarks: Fuhito Kojima, Director, UTMD

 

Day 2

8:00-8:05 Introduction
8:05-9:05

TBA
Scott Kominers Bio
MBA Class of 1960 Associate Professor of Business Administration in the Entrepreneurial Management Unit at Harvard Business School, and a Faculty Affiliate of the Harvard Department of Economics

9:15-10:15 TBA
Canice Prendergast
W. Allen Wallis Distinguished Service Professor, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
10:25-11:25 TBA
Joseph Root Bio
Linde postdoctoral fellow and a PIMCO fellow in data science at California Institute of Technology
11:25- Closing remarks: Fuhito Kojima, Director, UTMD

 

Registration

– Registration is required to join a seminar. Invitation link will be sent to the registered email address.
– Registration will be closed at noon, March 22, 2021. (JST)
– There is no registration fee.
*Please join via the link 5 minutes before the session starts.

Click here to go to the registration page

Notes

– This workshop will be held in English only, no interpreter available.
– Please show your full name when you participate.
– Please mute your microphone during speaker’s talk except for Q&A session.
– No taking pictures, recording audio and video.
– This workshop will be recorded for the purpose of posting on our report/website. The name and faces of the participants may be displayed in the recording.

Contact info

The University of Tokyo Market Design Center(UTMD)
Graduate School of Economics, the University of Tokyo
E-mail: market-design@e.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Phone: (+81)3-5841-3441