Table of contents for Advances in economics and econometrics : theory and applications, Ninth World Congress / edited by Richard Blundell, Whitney K. Newey, Torsten Persson.

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Contributors page ix
Preface xi
1 The Economics of Social Networks 1
Matthew O. Jackson
2 Multi-Contracting Mechanism Design 57
David Martimort
3 Allocative and Informational Externalities in Auctions and
Related Mechanisms 102
Philippe Jehiel and Benny Moldovanu
4 The Economics of Relationships 136
Larry Samuelson
5 Information in Mechanism Design 186
Dirk Bergemann and Juuso V¿alim¿aki
6 Communication in Economic Mechanisms 222
Ilya Segal
7 Advances in Dynamic Optimal Taxation 269
Narayana R. Kocherlakota
8 Quantitative Macroeconomic Models with Heterogeneous
Agents 298
Per Krusell and Anthony Smith
9 Modeling Inefficient Institutions 341
Daron Acemoglu
10 Whither Political Economy? Theories, Facts and Issues 381
Antonio Merlo
11 Comments on Acemoglu and Merlo 422
Timothy Besley
Index 431

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Econometrics -- Congresses.
Economics -- Congresses.