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Day: 6/24/2008

Leadership, Altruism and Social Organization Preliminary program

9:15 - 9:30   Opening Remarks by Parkash Chander
Main Room
9:30 - 10:30
Session 1
Session 1Main Room
Murali Agastya (National University of Singapore & University of Sydney)
Incomplete information, sequential contributions and (endogenously coarse) communication
Edward Cartwright (University of Kent)
Amrish Patel (University of Kent)
Reciprocal altruism and the incentive for contributing early in a sequential public good game
10:30 - 11:00   Coffee and Tea Break
12:30 - 2:30   Lunch
Lunch together
11:00 - 12:30
Session 2
Session 2Main Room
Parkash Chander (National University of Singapore)
Collective Action by Green Consumers and Pollution Control
Taiji Furusawa (Hitotsubashi University)
Hideo Konishi (Boston College)
Contributing or Free-Riding? A Theory of Endogenous Lobby Formation
Hubert Kempf (Paris School of Economics, Universite Paris-1)
Gregoire Rota-Graziosi (CERDI, Université de Clermont-Ferrand)
Leadership in public good provision: a timing game perspective
2:30 - 3:30
Session 3
Session 3Main Room
Juan Camilo Cardenas (Universidad de Los Andes)
Rajiv Sethi (Barnard College, Columbia University)
Resource Allocation in Public Agencies: Evidence from a Field Experiment
Yan Chen (University of Michigan)
F. Max Harper (University of Minnesota)
Joseph Konstan (University of Minnesota)
Sherry Xin Li (University of Texas at Dallas)
Social comparisons and contributions to online communities: A field experiment on MovieLens
3:30 - 4:00   Coffe and Tea Break
4:00 - 5:00
Session 4
Session 4Main Room
Ingela Alger (Carleton University)
Jörgen W. Weibull (Stockholm School of Economics)
The Fetters of the Sib: Weber Meets Darwin
Ted Bergstrom (ucsb)
Alternative Golden Rule Maxims and Natural Selection
6:30 - 9:00   Dinner
Conference dinner
Day: 6/25/2008

9:00 - 9:30   Coffee and Tea Break
9:30 - 10:30
Session 5
Session 5Main Room
Marta Faias (New University of Lisbon)
Myrna Wooders (Vanderbilt University )
A strategic model of club formation existence and characterization of equilibrium
Siyang Xiong (Northwestern University)
Charles Z. Zheng Dr. (Iowa State University)
Blocking with a Safety Net
10:30 - 11:00   Coffee and Tea Break
11:00 - 12:30
Session 6
Session 6Main Room
John P. Conley (Vanderbilt University)
Fan-Chin Kung (City University of Hong Kong)
Voluntary contributions to multiple public projects
Nizar Allouch (Queen Mary University)
Competitive equilibrium in a warm glow economy
Parimal Kanti Bag Dr. (National University of Singapore)
Tridib Sharma Dr. (ITAM, Mexico)
Making the Right Recommendation: Timing and Perception
12:30 - 2:30   Lunch
Lunch together
2:30 - 3:30
Session 7
Session 7Main Room
Gareth D Myles (University of Exeter and Institute for Fiscal Studies)
Norul Omar Ali (University of Exeter)
Capital accumulation and the institution of zakat
Licun Xue (McGill University and City University of Hong Kong)
Intrapersonal Bargaining and Hyperbolic Discounting
3:30 - 4:00   Coffee and Tea Break
4:00 - 4:30
Session 8
Session 8Main Room
A Macro Evidence of Sporting Culture
CUONG LE VAN (CNRS, University Paris 1, PSE)
ALAIN AYONG LE KAMA (University Lille 1)
A Non-dictatorial Criterion for Optimal Growth Models
6:30 - 9:00   Dinner
Dinner for those of you who can join us.