June 26-29, 2013 6th Annual Political Networks Workshops & Conference Bloomington, IN
"Political Networks in an Interdisciplinary World":  Polnet 2013 @ Indiana University

Strategic Network Formation

Date and Time: Thursday, June 27 (1-5 pm)
Room: Oak

Description

This workshop will introduce attendees to games of  network formation and the equilibrium dynamics of strategic interactions in social, political, and economic networks.

Instructor

Frank Page is Professor of Economics in the COAS Department of Economics at Indiana University, Bloomington. In the area of networks, his current research focuses on the co-evolution of networks structures, strategic behavior, and equilibrium dynamics primarily within the context of economic and financial networks. In the area of game theory, his current research is on the foundations of dynamic stochastic games and the marriage of random graph theory and the theory of stochastic games.

Required equipment/software

Coffee and a pad of paper (laptop for relief from technical material).