2010 Princeton University Conference on Game Theoretic Analysis of Conflict

Princeton University Conference on
Game Theoretic Analysis of Conflict


Supported by the Department of Politics,
the Economic Theory
Center and
the
Research Program in Political Economy

February 26 – 27, 2010
127 Corwin Hall

Friday, February 26, 2010

12:00-1:30 p.m. Optimal Incentives in Crisis Bargaining
Presenter: Kris Ramsay
Discussant: Serra Boranbay

1:30-2:45 p.m. Mediation and Peace
Presenter: Francesco Squintani
Discussant: Adam Meirowitz

2:45-4:00 p.m. Persistent Fighting to Forestall Adverse Shifts in the Distribution of Power
Presenter: Bob Powell
Discussant: Alastair Smith

4:00-4:30 p.m. Snacks and open discussion

Saturday, February 27, 2010

9:00-9:30 a.m. Breakfast

9:30-10:45 a.m. Strategic Mass Killings
Presenter: Massimo Morelli
Discussant: Ethan Buena de Mesquita

10:45-11:00 a.m. Coffee Break

11:00 -12:15 p.m. Torture
Presenter: Sandeep Baliga
Discussant: Navin Kartik

12:15-1:30 p.m. Lunch

1:30-2:45 p.m. War Finance and Coercive Bargaining,
Presenter: Branislav Slantchev
Discussant: Scott Ashworth

2:45-3:00 p.m. Coffee Break

3:00-4:15 p.m. Peace and War with Endogenous State Capacity
Presenter: Stergios Skaperdas
Discussant: Mark Fey