Program International Conference 2013

Program 2013


June 19th, 2013

Villa Finaly


Plenary Session 1.

  • David Martimort (Paris School of Economics and EHESS)« A Theory of Contracts with Limited Enforcement»


Parallel session 1 – Chair: Carine Staropoli (University Paris Sorbonne)

Parallel session 2 – Chair: Claudine Desrieux (University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas)

12.30 – 14.00 Lunch


Parallel session 3 – Chair: Laure Athias (U. of Lausanne – IDHEAP)

Parallel session 4 – Chair: Simon Porcher (Sorbonne Business School)


15.30 – 16.00 Coffee Break


Parallel session 5 – Chair: Jean Beuve (University Paris Sorbonne)

  • Marco Buso (University of Padova), Frédéric Marty (University of Nice Sophia-Antipolis) and Phuong Tra Tran (Sorbonne Business School) « Governments’ use of Public Private Partnerships: Looking for Debt Hiding or Efficiency? »
  • Laure Athias (U. of Lausanne – IDHEAP) and Pascal Wicht (U. of Lausanne -IDHEAP) « Public or Prvate? Cultural versus Economic Factors« 
  • Alex Moore (World Bank) and Stéphane Straub (Toulouse School of Economics) « Regulatory Design and Capital Structure: Theory and Evidence from Latin American Transport Concessions »

Parallel session 6 – Chair: John Moore (Sorbonne Business School)

  • Dakshina G. De Silva (Lancaster University Management School) and Viplav Saini  « The Effect of Government Spending in Construction on Job Growth »
  • Eshien Chong (Sorbonne Business School), Michael Klien (Sorbonne Business School) and Stéphane Saussier (Sorbonne Business School) « The Quality of Governance and the Use of Negotiated Procurement Procedures: 
Some (un-)surprising Evidence from the European Union »
  • Jeffrey Butler (EIEF), Enrica Carbone (Second University of Naples « SUN »), Pierluigi Conzo (University of Turin) and Giancarlo Spagnolo (SITE & EIEF & University of Rome Tor Vergata) « Reputation and entry »

17.30 – 19.00 Round Table   « A new European Directive for Concession Contracts in Europe »

  • Diane d’Arras (Deputy General Manager Water Europe at Suez Environnement)
  • David Martimort (EHESS & PSE)
  •  Marian Moszoro (IESE Barcelona)
  • Stéphane Saussier (Sorbonne Business School)
  • Joanna Szychowska (European Commission DG MARK)
  • Anne Yvrande-Billon (French Competition Authority)


19.00 – 21.30 Dinner

June 20th, 2013

Villa Finaly


Plenary Session 2.


Parallel session 7 – Chair: Anne Yvrande-Billon (French Competition Authority)

Parallel session 8 – Chair: Miguel Amaral (French Railway Regulator Authority) 

  • Katerina-Chara Papioti (European University Institute) « Corruption in auctions »
  • Ilya Morozov (International Laboratory for Institutional Analysis of Economic Reforms) and Elena Podkolzina (International Laboratory for Institutional Analysis of Economic Reforms) « Collusion detection in procurement auctions »
  • Eshien Chong (Sorbonne Business School), Michael Klien (Sorbonne Business School) and John Moore (Sorbonne Business School) « Do Politicians Procure their Way to Congress ? An Empirical Analysis of Public Procurement and Elections.»

12.30 – 14.00 Lunch

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