Harold Demsetz (1930-2019), a long-time professor at UCLA, was a pioneer in the development and use of microeconomic theory to analyze questions of how property rights and institutional arrangements affect competitive behavior of firms and individuals and market outcomes. His former colleagues, students, and friends are hosting this conference in his honor and to encourage new research related to Demsetz’s work.
The deadline for submissions is January 31, 2020. Submissions should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
The conference is organized by the UCLA Economics Department, chaired by Dora Costa, along with the organizing committee, which includes John Asker (UCLA), Harry DeAngelo (University of Southern California), Thomas Hubbard (Northwestern University), Joseph Kalt (Harvard University), Jonathan Karpoff (University of Washington), Kenneth Lehn (University of Pittsburgh), Harold Mulherin (University of Georgia), Sam Peltzman (University of Chicago), Robert Topel (University of Chicago), and Kam-Ming Wan (Hanken School of Economics ).
Friday, May 29th, 2020
6pm Remembrance Dinner and Banquet
The Harold Demsetz Conference has secured a discounted room block at the UCLA Meyer & Renee Luskin Conference Center. The room block is for Thursday, May 28, 2020 – Saturday, May 30, 2020 at a rate of $249/night. If you would like to book a room, please click on the direct link below and it will automatically put in the code for you.
UCLA Luskin Conference Center–Direct Link to Room Booking
Alternatively, you can also call their Reservations Department directly at (855) 588-8252 and refer to Group Attendee Code: 200530DE. The same code can be used when visiting their website directly at https://luskinconferencecenter.ucla.edu/reserve/
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