Ronald Coase Institute



2004 Tucson Workshop: Program



WORKSHOP ON INSTITUTIONAL ANALYSIS
SEPTEMBER 25–30, 2004
TUCSON, ARIZONA, USA


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 25  
   
18:00 - 19:00 Registration
   
19:00 Informal dinner
   
   
   
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 26  
   
   
8:00 - 8:45 Breakfast
   
9:00 - 9:30 Introduction and Welcome
  Mary Shirley (The Ronald Coase Institute)
   
9:30 - 10:00 Hubris and Game Theory:
  Cognitive Limitations, Culture
  and Institutional Innovation
  Arthur Denzau (Claremont Graduate University)
   
10:00 - 10:30 The Political Economics of Russian Federalism
  Konstantin Sonin (New Economic School,
  Moscow, and Institute for Advanced Study,
  Princeton)
   
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee
   
11:00 - 12:30 Formulating Research Projects
  Alexandra Benham (The Ronald Coase Institute)
  Lee Benham (Washington University in
  St. Louis, and The Ronald Coase Institute)
  John Nye (Washington University in St. Louis)
   
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
   
13:30 - 15:00 Participants present their research
  in small groups and receive feedback
   
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee
   
15:30 - 17:30 Participants present their research
  in small groups and receive feedback
   
19:00 Dinner
   
   
   
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 27  
   
   
8:00- 8:45 Breakfast
   
9:00 - 10:00 Institutional Analysis in Economics and Economic History
  John Nye (Washington University in St. Louis)
   
10:00 - 10:30 What Does Political Economy Tell Us about Economic Development - and Vice Versa?
  Philip Keefer (The World Bank)
   
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee
   
   
11:00 - 11:30 Empirical Work in Agricultural Contracts
  Dean Lueck (University of Arizona)
   
11:30 - 12:00 The Rules of the Game:
  Regulation and Path Dependence
  Lee Benham (Washington University in
  St. Louis, and The Ronald Coase Institute)
   
12:00 - 12:30 Doing Empirical Work in Transaction Cost Economics
  Miguel Jaramillo (GRADE, Lima)
   
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
   
13:30 - 14:30 Communicating Institutional Findings
  Alexandra Benham (The Ronald Coase Institute)
  Mara Batlin (The Ronald Coase Institute)
   
14:30 - 15:00 Participants revise their research,
  with consultation
   
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee
   
15:30 - 17:30 Participants revise their research,
  with consultation
   
19:00 Dinner
   
   
   
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28  
   
   
8:00 - 8:45 Breakfast
   
9:00 - 9:30 Transaction Costs and the Common Pool
  Gary Libecap (University of Arizona)
   
9:30 - 10:30 Presentations by participants
   
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee
   
11:00 - 11:30 Presentations by participants
   
11:30 - 12:00 What Determines Whether Privatization of Banks Improves Their Performance?
  Mary Shirley (The Ronald Coase Institute)
   
12:00 - 12:30 Presentations by participants
   
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
   
13:30 - 15:00 Presentations by participants
   
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee
   
15:30 - 16:00 The Effects of Land Titling
  Sebastian Galiani (Universidad de San Andres,
  and Washington University in St. Louis)
   
16:00 - 17:30 Presentations by participants
   
19:00 Dinner
   
   
   
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29  
   
   
8:00 - 8:45 Breakfast
   
9:00 - 10:30 Presentations by participants
   
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee
   
11:00 -11:30 Challenges for Empirical Research on Contracting
  Michael Sykuta (University of Missouri)
   
11:30 - 12:30 Presentations by participants
   
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
   
13:30 - 14:00 Causality and Institutions
  Sebastian Galiani (Universidad de San Andres,
  and Washington University in St. Louis)
   
14:00 - 15:00 Presentations by participants
   
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee
   
15:30 - 16:00 Cognitive Constraints on Property Institutions
  Benito Arrunada (Pompeu Fabra University)
   
16:00 - 17:30 Presentations by participants
   
19:00 Dinner
   
   
   
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30  
   
8:00 - 8:45 Breakfast
   
8:45 - 9:45 Operationalizing Transaction Cost Economics
  Oliver Williamson (University of California at
  Berkeley)
   
10:00 - 10:30 Presentations by participants
   
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee
   
11:00 - 11:30 Presentations by participants
   
11:30 - 12:00 Wrap-up discussion
  Overview by faculty of participants' presentations and feedback from participants
   
12:00 - 12:30 Perspectives on Institutional Analysis
  Douglass North (Washington University in
  St. Louis, and The Ronald Coase Institute)
   
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
   
 
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