Economics Seminars

Find seminars on economics that are open to Stanford GSB faculty and PhD students, or request permission to attend.

Economics seminars are held Wednesdays from 3:45 to 5:00 p.m., unless otherwise indicated. Stanford GSB faculty may also schedule a session to meet the speaker individually.

Spring 2024

Date & Time Speaker Title
Apr 03
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
David M. Frankel
Melbourne Business School
Equilibrium Selection in Participation Games: A Unified Framework

Security Issuance with Undersubscription Risk
Apr 10
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Tim Roughgarden
Columbia University
Transaction Fee Mechanism Design (with and without MEV joint paper with Maryam Bahrani and Pranav Garimidi
Transaction Fee Mechanism Design
Apr 17
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Igal Milchaich
Bar-Ilan University
Quantum Advantage in Bayesian Games
Apr 24
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Peter P. Caradonna
California Institute of Technology
May 08
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Alessandro Bonatti
MIT Sloan School of Management
How Do Digital Advertising Auctions Impact Product Prices? joint paper with Dirk Bergemamm and Nicholas Wu
May 15
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Olivier Tercieux
Parrs School of Economics
Optimal Queue Design joint paper with Yeon-Koo Che
May 22
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Yeon-Koo Che
Columbia University 
Weak Monotone Comparative Statics joint paper with Jinwoo Kim and Fuhito Kojima
May 29
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Sarah Auster
University of Bonn
Simultaneous Search and Adverse Selection
Jun 05
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Jacob Leshno
University of Chicago Booth School of Business
 
 

Winter 2024

Date & Time Speaker Title
Jan 17
11:45am - 1:00pm
C105
Laura Weiwu
MIT Economics
Unequal Access: Racial Segregation and the
Distributional Impacts of Interstate Highways in Cities
Jan 18
11:45am - 1:00pm
C105
Kevin Chen
Harvard University
Jan 23
11:45am - 1:00pm
C106
Maren Vairo
Northwestern University
Robustly Optimal Income Taxation
Jan 24
11:45am - 1:00pm
P102
Ryungha Oh
Yale University
Spatial Sorting of Workers and Firms
Jan 25
11:45am - 1:00pm
C105
Ben Sprung-Keyser
Harvard University
joint paper with Sonya Porter
Jan 29
11:45am - 1:00pm
C105
Evan Soltas
MIT Economics
Tax Incentives and the Supply of Low-Income Housing
Feb 21
3:45-5:00 pm
BC130
Roger Myerson
Department of Economics University of Chicago 
Dual Reduction and Elementary Games with Senders and Receivers

Fall 2023

Date & Time Speaker Title
Sep 27
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Nicole Immorlica
Microsoft Research New England
Interactions across Multiple Games: Cooperation, Corruption, and Organizational Design
joint paper with Jonathan Bendor, Lukas Bolte, and Matthew Jackson
Oct 04
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Drew Fudenberg
MIT Economics
joint paper with Giacomo Lanzani and Philipp Strack
Oct 11
3:45pm - 5:00pm
P106
Jason Hartline
Northwestern University

joint paper with Darrell and Sam Taggart 
Oct 18
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Nicolas Inostroza Padilla
University Of Toronto
Optimal Information and Security Design joint paper with Anton Tsoy
Oct 25
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Zoë Hitzig
Harvard University
Contextually Private Mechanisms joint paper with Andreas Haupt
Nov 01
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Ben Golub
Northwestern University
Equity Pay in Networked Teams
joint paper with Krishna Dasaratha, and Anant Shah 
Nov 08
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Eduardo Azevedo
Wharton, University of Pennsylvania
Genetic Testing and Adverse Selection ( )
Nov 15
3:45pm - 5:00pm
C106
Dr. Martin Bichler
Technical University of Munich
Learning Bayes-Nash Equilibria in Auctions (
 
Dec 06
3:45pm - 5:00pm
E101
Annie Liang
Northwestern University
joint paper with Andrei Iakovlev 
     

Seminar Organizers

Assistant Professor of Economics