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 (Hong Kong Polytechnic University).
Friday, May 29th, 2020
6pm Remembrance Dinner and Banquet
Details regarding accommodations will be added by Nov 1, 2019. For enquiries prior to that please email email@example.com