X GRASS Workshop New York University Florence 20



X GRASS Workshop New York University Florence 20
X GRASS Workshop
New York University Florence
20-21 September 2016
GRASS - Social Choice Research Group - is a network of scholars interested in promoting the knowledge and the study of social choice and welfare economics. The aim of the group is to facilitate
and encourage the open scientific exchange of ideas between researchers working on a broad range
of topics related to social choice.
Every September the network organises a two-day Workshop. Previous editions were held in Siena
(2007), Bologne (2008), Padua (2009), Modena (2010), Venice (2011), Rome (2012), Pisa (2013),
Turin (2014), and Lucca (2015). The X GRASS Workshop will take place in Florence, at Villa la Pietra,
New York University’s exceptional site, September 20-21. Researchers interested in presenting their
work should submit a full paper or an extended abstract via email to [email protected] by July
the 10th.
A non-exhaustive list of topics of interest includes:
- Cooperative Games
- Law and Rights
- Public Goods
- Decision Theory
- Market Design
- Subjective well-being
- Experimental Social Choice
- Mechanism Design
- Voting and Elections
- Fairness, Justice, Equity
- Optimal Taxation
- Welfare Criteria
- Game Theory
- Political Economy
- Inequality and Poverty
- Preference Aggregation
The workshop has no registration fees, but all participants have to register in order to be admitted
to the NYU Florence Campus. The Workshop provides lunches and dinner.
Scientific committee: Ennio Bilancini (UNIMORE), Leonardo Boncinelli (UNIFI), Paolo Brunori (UNIBA
& NYUFlorence), Giuseppe Coco (UNIFI), Andrea Gallice (UNITO), Edoardo Grillo (Collegio Carlo Alberto), Francesco Passarelli (UNITE), Eugenio Peluso (UNIVR), Ernesto Savaglio (UNICH), Davide Ticchi
(UNIVPM), Claudio Zoli (UNIVR).
Important dates
Conference venue
July, 10th 2016: Deadline for submissions
New York University Florence
July, 30th 2016: Notification to authors
September, 14th 2016: Deadline for registration
September, 20-21 2016: Workshop
Villa La Pietra
Via Bolognese 120