Latin American Workshop in Economic Theory

Dec 9 - 10, 2010

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

THE 2010 LATIN AMERICAN WORKSHOP IN ECONOMIC THEORY of the Econometric Society will be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on December 9-10 of 2010 at the Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio). The topics of the workshop are Contracts and Mechanism Design (including auctions and dynamic contracts). The keynote speakers will be Ennio Stachetti and Andy Skrzypacz. There will be no parallel sessions, and speakers will have 45 minutes for their presentations.

The program committee invites submissions of papers (either complete, or also work in progress to benefit from the discussion with attendees). Each person may submit only one paper and only present one paper. However, each person is allowed to be the co-author of several papers submitted to the conference. At least one co-author must be a member of the Society or must join prior to submission. You may join the Econometric Society at
Prospective contributors are invited to submit their papers by Sunday, June 6, 2010 to
The following information should also be provided at the time of submission: the authors' names, affiliations, email addresses and web sites (if any) of the submitters; and the paper title.
Vinicius Carrasco and Juan Dubra
Program Committee Chairs