Saturday, November 7, 2009
Posted by D. Daniel Sokol
The Federal Trade Commission and Northwestern University will host the Second Annual FTC-NU Microeconomics Conference on November 19 and 20, in Washington, D.C. The two-day conference, to be held at the FTC Conference Center, will bring together scholars working in industrial organization, information economics, game theory, quantitative marketing, consumer behavior, and other areas related to the FTC’s antitrust and consumer policy missions. The conference will feature panel sessions on the mortgage industry and innovation as well as paper sessions on consumer choice, advertising, competition, and empirical industrial organization. For more information, please visit the conference website at: http://www.ftc.gov/be/workshops/microeconomics/2009/index.shtm.
To register, please email the following information to BE-IOC@ftc.gov:
- First Name
- Last Name
- Email address
- (Optional) Preferred Name (i.e. Joe instead of Joseph)
The conference is sponsored by the FTC Bureau of Economics, the Northwestern University Searle Center on Law, Regulation and Economics Growth, and the Northwestern University Center for the Study of Industrial Organization.