22-23 mai 2014 - Workshop Public Choice and Social Choice: From a Common Origin to Different Paths ?

PROGRAM (download the program)
Thursday, May 22nd

 
14:00 - Welcome addresses
Vincent Merlin (Université de Caen Basse-Normandie, CREM)
Fabio Padovano (Université de Rennes 1, CREM-Centre Condorcet)

     
14:10 - 16:10 - Session I - History and Methodology

  • 14:10 - Whose values ? The Rise, Fragmentation and Marginalization of Collective Choice in Postwar Economics, 1940-1981
    Béatrice Cherrier (presenter, Université de Caen Basse-Normandie, CREM)
    and Jean-Baptiste Fleury (Université de Cergy-Pontoise, THEMA)
    Discussant : Fabio Padovano (Université de Rennes 1, CREM-Centre Condorcet)
  • 15:10 - Public Choice, Social Choice, and Political Economy
    Dennis Mueller (presenter, University of Vienna),
    Discussant : Maurice Salles (Université de Caen Basse-Normandie, CREM)

     

16:10 - 16:30 Coffee Break

 

16:30 - 18:30 - Session II - Theory of Voting

  • 16:30 - Aspiration Models of Committee Decision Making
    Bernard Grofman (presenter, University of California, Irvine)
    Discussant : Yvon Rocaboy (Université de Rennes 1, CREM-Centre Condorcet)
  • 17:30 - Electoral Bargaining in French Regional Elections : An Analysis from Cooperative Game Theory    
    Michel Le Breton (presenter, Toulouse School of Economics)
    Discussant : Fabien Moizeau (Université de Rennes 1, CREM-Centre Condorcet)

20:00 Conference Dinner

 
Friday, May 23rd

 

09:00 - 11:00 - Session III - Power Indices

  • 09:00 - Power Indices in French Local Intercommunalités
    Vincent Merlin (presenter, Université de Caen - Basse Normandie, CREM),
    and Matthieu Le Prince (Université de Rennes 1, CREM-Centre Condorcet)
    Discussant : Benoit Le Maux (Université de Rennes 1, CREM-Centre Condorcet)
  • 10:00 - Reflections on Power, Voting and Voting Power
    Manfred Holler (presenter, University of Hambourg)
    and Hannu Nurmi (University of Turku)
    Discussant : Jean-Michel Josselin (Université de Rennes 1, CREM-Centre Condorcet)

11:00 - 11:20 Coffee Break

 

12:20-13:30 - Session IV - Liberty and voting

  • 11:20 - Enfrancisement and Representation : Italy 1909-1913
    Valentino Larcinese (London School of Economics and Bocconi University)
    Discussant : Fabrice Valognes (Université de Caen Basse-Normandie, CREM)
  • 12:20 - Public or Social ? Choice and the Role of the State at the Crossroads of Two Intellectual Traditions
    Sebastiano Bavetta (Università di Palermo)
    Discussant : Benoît Tarroux (Université de Rennes 1, CREM-Centre Condorcet)

13:30 Lunch