Second conference

 

Saturday, July 9 2016
9.15 – 9.30 am Welcome Address
9.30 – 10.30 am Debasis Mishra (ISI, Delhi) Balanced Ranking Mechanisms
10.45 – 11.45 am Abhinash Borah (Ashoka University) Social Preferences Under Risk: Why do opportunity concerns matter?
12.00 – 1.00 pm Souvik Roy (ISI, Kolkata) Two-sided matching with couples
2.00 – 3.00 pm Chirantan Chatterjee (IIM, Bangalore) Hit where it hurts: Cartel policies using targeted sales embargoes
3.15 – 4.15 pm Shubhro Sarkar (IGIDR)Corruption in Multidimensional Procurement Auctions under Asymmetry
4.30 – 5.30 pm Farzana Afridi (ISI, Delhi)Exposing corruption: How does electoral competition affect politician behavior?
6.00 – 7.00 pm Core Group Meeting
7.30 pm Director’s Dinner
Sunday, July 10 2016
9.00 – 10.00 am Taniya Ghosh (IGIDR) Optimal Monetary Policy under the Zero Lower bound with cost channel
10.15 – 11.15 am Arka Roy Chaudhuri (ISI, Delhi)Colonization and Religious Violence: Evidence from India
11.30 – 12.30 pm Hemanshu Kumar (ISB) Caste connections and government transfers: The Mahadalits of Bihar
1.30 – 2.30 pm Aparajita Dasgupta (Ashoka University) Understanding the Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital: Evidence from a Quasi-Natural Experiment in China
2.45 – 3.45 pm Sudha Narayanan (IGIDR) Relationship Farming: The problem of enforcement in contract farming schemes in India
4 pm Concluding Remarks