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    Fourth meeting of the Permanent Itinerant Game Theory Seminars (PIGS): “Bayesian Persuasion” by Andrea Celli, December 12th at 11.00 am

    Fourth meeting of the Permanent Itinerant Game Theory Seminars (PIGS)

    Andrea Celli (PhD student in Computer Science at the Department of Electronics, Information and Bioengineering Polytechnic University of Milan) will deliver a seminar on

    “Bayesian Persuasion”

    Tuesday, December 12th at 11.00 am

    Seminar Room of the Department of Economics, Management and Statistics, University of Milan-Bicocca, Piazza Ateneo Nuovo 1, Milan

    Building U7, second floor, room 2104

    (Italiano) DEMS seminar

    “Matching​ ​with​ ​Partners​ ​and​ ​Projects”, by Antonio​ ​Nicolò​ ​(​Università degli Studi di Padova), 20/12/2017, h. 12

    Within the 2017/18 Economcs Seminar Series, ​​Antonio​ ​Nicolò​ ​(​Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche e Manageriali-Università degli Studi di Padova) will present a paper titled ​”Matching​ ​with​ ​Partners​ ​and​ ​Projects”

    The seminar will be held on Wednesday, December 20th at 12.00 am in the Seminar Room of the Department of Economics, Management and Statistics, Building U7, second floor, room 2104.

    The Political Economy of Democracy and Dictatorship, 22 – 24 February 2017, University of Münster, Germany

    Call for papers


    22 – 24 February 2017


    University of Münster, Germany


    Thomas Apolte, University of Münster, Germany

    Mario Gilli, Bicocca University Milan, Italy

    Yuan Li, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

    Keynote Speakers:

    Toke Aidt, Cambridge University, UK

    Sabine Carey, University of Mannheim, Germany

    Barry Weingast, Stanford University, USA

    Ronald Wintrobe, Western University, CA

    Conference Description:

    The conference addresses the origin and prospects of democracy and dictatorship, policy control and governance structures in comparative political systems and transition processes from dictatorship to democracy and vice versa. We will have up to 36 papers presented in three parallel sessions, in addition to four keynote lectures. Bringing together scholars that are interested in interdisciplinary work comparing political systems is our focus.

    We welcome theoretical as well as empirical papers by both economists and other social scientists with an interdisciplinary background. In particular, papers may cover topics such as:

    • Institutional change and prosperity

    • Violence and political stability

    • Constitutional history of democracy

    • Political economy of revolutions

    • Political accountability in autocracies

    • Culture, religion, and political institutions

    Deadlines and Submission:

    • Abstract submission deadline August 1, 2016 (see conference webpage)

    • Notification of acceptance August 31, 2016

    • Full paper submission deadline December 31, 2016

    • Registration open until January 15, 2017

    Conference Contact Information:

    The Chair of Political Economy

    Scharnhorststr. 100

    48151 Münster, Germany

    e-mail: pedd@wiwi.uni-muenster.de

    URL: www.wiwi.uni-muenster.de/loep/en/pedd

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