May 26 & 27, 2023 Eighth Organizational Economics Workshop

Berkeley-Padova-Paris Eigth Organizational Economics Workshop


May 26 and 27, 2023

The Haas School of Business (University of California-Berkeley), the Sorbonne Business School and the University of Padova are organizing a series of workshops on Organizational Economics.

The  workshop will be held in Paris. In addition of the speakers Steve Tadelis, Pablo Spiller, Marian Moszoro, Francesco Decarolis, Eric Brousseau and Brian Silverman will be present.



Cosy Meeting Center

34 avenue des Champs-Élysées, 75008 Paris

Friday, May 26

8:30 – 9:15 am: Registration and Breakfast

9:15 – 9:30: Welcome Remarks

Stéphane Saussier (Sorbonne Business School)

Session I: 9:30-10:45am

Paper: “XXX”
by XXX

Speaker: XXX

Discussant: XXX

Break: 10:45-11:15am

Session II: 11:15-12:30pm

Paper “Discretion, Renegotiations, and Cooperation in Procurement: Evidence from new EU » Data”
by Fernando Deodato (Blavatnik School of Government), Carolyn Heinrich (Venderbilt University), Stéphane Saussier (Sorbonne Business School) and Mehdi Shiva (Blavatnik Schoolf of Governement)

Speaker: Carolyn Heinrich (Vanderbilt University)

Discussant: XXX

Lunch: 12:30-1:30pm

Session III: 1:30-2:45pm

Paper: “Competition under Incomplete Contracts and the Design of Procurement Policies« 

by Rodrigo Carril, Andres Gonzalez Lira and Michael S. Walker

Speaker:  Andres Gonzalez Lira

Discussant: Francesco Decarolis (Bocconi University)

Break: 2:45-3:15pm

Session IV: 3:15-4:30pm

Paper: “Past Performance and Procurement Outcomes”
by Pvel Andreyanov (HSE), Francesco Decarolis (Bocconi University),  Riccardo Pacini (Agenzia Demanio),  Giancarlo Spagnolo (Stockholm University)

Speaker: Francesco Decarolis (Bocconi University)

Discussant: Stéphane Saussier (Sorbonne Business School)


Session V: 4:30-5:45pm

Paper: “The Organizational Structure of Development and Firm Innovation”
by Jiho Yang (Imperial College Business School), Paola Criscuolo (Imperial College Business School) and Brian S. Silverman (University of Toronto)

Speaker: Brian Silverman (University of Toronto)

Discussant: Pablo Spiller (U. of California Berkeley)

Dinner 7pm: Location TBA

Saturday, May 27

Session VI: 9:30-10:45am

Paper: “Boundaries of the Firm: Internal and External Contracting”
by Magelssen C; Rich B; Mayer K

Speaker: Catherine Magelssen (London Business School)

Discussant: Simon Porcher (Université Paris, Panthéon-Assas)

Break: 10:45-11:15am

Session VII: 11:15-12:30pm

Paper: “Gender Pay Differences in Senior Management of Charities
by Eliane H. Baker (Hamilton College) and Ricard Gil (Queen’s University)

Speaker: Ricard Gil (Queen’s University)

Discussant: Marian Moszoro (IMF)

Lunch: 12:30-2:00pm

Session VIII: 2:00-3:15pm

Paper: “Corporate Ownership and Firm Performance: Evidence from Fertility Clinics”
by A. La Forgia (U. of California Berkeley) and J. Bodner Copenhagen Business School

Speaker: Ambar La Forgia (U. of California Berkeley)

Discussant: XXX

Break: 3:15-3:45pm

Session IX: 3:45-5:00pm

Paper: “XXX”
by XXX

Speaker: XXX

Discussant: XXX