Symposium on Communication and Persuasion

Title: Symposium on Communication and Persuasion

Dates: 14-15th March, 2020
Venue: University of St Andrews, St Andrews, UK
Registration: free on Eventbrite

The symposium will hold a series of talks and discussions between world leading academic specialists on the theory of communication, information design, and persuasion.

The event is co-organized by Andy Zapechelnyuk (University of St Andrews) and Teddy Kim (Emory University), and held in conjunction with the special Economic Theory Issue on Communication and Persuasion, edited by Andy Zapechelnyuk and Teddy Kim.

The invited speakers are:

  • Ricardo Alonso (London School of Economics)
  • Laura Doval (California Institute of Technology)
  • Yingni Guo (Northwestern University)
  • Emir Kamenica (University of Chicago)
  • Fei Li (University of North Carolina)
  • Konrad Mierendorff (University College London)
  • Tymofiy Mylovanov (Government of Ukraine, University of Pittsburgh)
  • Eduardo Perez-Richet (Sciences Po)
  • Daniel Quigley (University of Oxford)
  • Doron Ravid (University of Chicago)
  • Ron Siegel (Pennsylvania State University)
  • Joel Sobel (University of California – San Diego)
  • Nicholas Yannelis (University of Iowa)

The event funded by Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)