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Lessons will be held in Room P4, 1st floor, building A

Wednesday September 18th, 2013 (David Martimort, PSE)

Introduction to incentive problems in organizations, as presented in the book with Jean Jacques Laffont, Extensions of the basic approach to delegation problems.

10:00 - 11:30 Preliminary: All you should know about Incentive Theory
11:30 - 11:45 Break
11:45 – 13:00 Preliminary: All you should know about Incentive Theory
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:45 Delegation from Congress to Agency Incentive Theory
15:45 – 16:15 Break
16:15 – 18:00 Delegation: Multi-Agent Models
 

Thursday September 19th, 2013 (David Martimort, PSE)

Recent developments on how incentives shape public decision making, and on the functioning of governments and governmental organizations.

10:00 - 11:30 Collusion, Bureaucracy and Capture
11:30 - 11:45 Break
11:45 – 13:00 Privatization
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:45 Common Agency
15:45 – 16:15 Break
16:15 – 18:00 Political Principals
 

Friday September 20th, 2013 (Wilfried Sand-Zantman, TSE)

Today’s lecture is divided into two parts. PART I deals with Mechanism Design and Public Good Provision while PART II deals with Incentive Approaches to Environmental Issues.

10:00 - 11:30 Incentive Constraints in Multi-Agent Environment
11:30 - 11:45 Break
11:45 – 13:00 Classical Public Good Theory
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:45 Common Good and Externality
15:45 – 16:15 Break
16:15 – 18:00 MD Approach to Climate Agreements