2019 Annual Conference: Agenda

Radical Mechanisms 10 Years after the Financial Crisis | February 21-22, 2019 | Agenda

Please note that the conference will take place at two locations: the Microsoft Technology Center in Times Square (NYC) and the Princeton University campus.The conference will be livestreamed and recorded for later viewing. All papers and slides will be made available to registrants via a secure website. 

Papers, Videos, and Slides

Property Rights & Taxation

Moderator: Atif Mian, Princeton University

Anthony Lee Zhang, Ph.D. Candidate, Stanford Graduate School of Business
"Competition Policy and Price Discovery" | Slides

Video

Matthew Prewitt, Deputy Director, RadicalxChange
"Ownership & Punishment" | Slides

Video

Robin Hanson, Associate Professor of Economics, George Mason University
"Decentralized Zoning via Conditional Harberger Taxes" | Slides

Video

Decentralization and Competition

Moderator: Ernest Liu, Princeton University

Steve Randy Waldman, interfluidity.com
"a tao of (de)centralization" | Slides

Video

Rachel Cummings, Assistant Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering and Computer Science, Georgia Tech
"Market Design for Personal Data" | Slides

Video

Ioana Marinescu, Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Pennsylvania
"Labor Market Concentration and Legal Implications" | Slides

Video

Community

Moderator: Karsten Müller, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Princeton University

Devon Zuegel, Engineer, Github
"What can physical infrastructure teach us about open source?" | Slides

Video

Zoë Hitzig, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Economics, Harvard University
"Optimal Matching Funds for Public Goods" | Slides

Video

Nicole Immorlica, Senior Researcher, Microsoft Research-New England
"Quadratic Voting" | Slides

Video

 

Organization

Ananya Chakravarti, Assistant Professor of History, Georgetown University
"Multidisciplinary Academic Research and RadicalxChange" | Slides 

Lucas Geiger, Co-founder, Wireline
"Open-source cloud application marketplaces" | Slides 

Aparna Krishnan, Executive Vice-President, Blockchain Berkeley
"Mechanism Design and Decentralized Finance" | Slides

Moderator: Matthew Prewitt, RadicalxChange

Video of Session 4: Organization

 

Keynote: The Political Economy of Increasing Returns
Glen Weyl, Principal Researcher, Microsoft Research and Visiting Research Scholar, Princeton University
"The Political Economy of Increasing Returns" | Slides 

Video of Keynote Address