Photo Attribution The 56th Annual Meetings of the Public Choice Society

2019 Conference Program

Theory of Rent Seeking


Friday, March 15
1:00pm — 2:30pm

Regency South A

Theory of Rent Seeking

Session Chair: Paan Jindapon
Session Organizer: Public Choice Society President


Network Spillovers in Tullock's Contests
Presenter: Michael Smith
Co-Author(s): Dr. Paan Jindapon
Discussant: Wolfgang Leininger


Rent-Seeking in Nature: a Reassessment of Evolutionary Stability in Contests
Presenter: Wolfgang Leininger
Discussant: Cheng Li


Centralized Policymaking and Informational Lobbying
Presenter: Cheng Li
Discussant: Jeremy Kidd


Collusive Rent-Seeking in Cy Pres Class Action Settlements
Presenter: Jeremy Kidd
Co-Author(s): Whitehead, Michael
Discussant: Paan Jindapon