TUESDAY, AUGUST 22ND

10:00 - 20:00

Registration

18:00 - 21:30

Dinner

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23RD

09:00 - 10:00

Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony of the 6th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences
Keynote: Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank

10:00 - 11:00

Welcome Break

11:00 - 11:30

Lecture

Daniel L. McFadden
Foundations of Welfare Economics

11:30 - 12:00

Lecture

Peter A. Diamond
Good Pension Design

12:00 - 12:30

Lecture

Robert J. Aumann
Mechanism Design Design: Why Consciousness Evolved

12:30 - 15:00

Lunch Break

15:00 - 15:30

Lecture

James A. Mirrlees
Bounded Rationality and Economic Policy

15:30 - 16:00

Lecture

Roger B. Myerson
Local Agency Costs of Political Centralisation

16:00 - 16:30

Break

16:30 - 18:00

Discussion

Seminars
Topics: Applied Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics

18:00 - 19:00

Transfer

19:00 - 23:00

Get-Together

THURSDAY, AUGUST 24TH

07:00 - 08:45

Discussion

Science Breakfast: Addressing Economic Inequality in a Globalised World
Hosted by Mars, Incorporated

09:00 - 09:30

Lecture

Lars Peter Hansen
Wrestling With Uncertainty in Climate Economic Models

09:30 - 10:00

Lecture

Bengt Holmström
Debt and Money Markets

10:00 - 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 - 11:00

Lecture

Finn E. Kydland
Innovation, Capital Formation and Economic Policy

11:00 - 11:30

Lecture

Edward C. Prescott
Fiat Value in the Theory of Value

11:30 - 12:00

Coffee Break

12:00 - 12:30

Lecture

Christopher A. Sims
The Myth of the Stand-Alone Central Bank

12:30 - 13:00

Lecture

Christopher A. Pissarides
Work in the Age of Robots

13:00 - 15:00

Lunch Break

15:00 - 16:30

Discussion

Panel Discussion
Contracts, Incentives and Organisations; Panellists: Sarah Auster, Oliver Hart, Bengt Holmström, Jean Tirole; Moderator: Klaus M. Schmidt

16:30 - 17:00

Break

17:00 - 18:30

Discussion

Seminars
Topics: Applied Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics

19:00 - 20:30

Dinner

FRIDAY, AUGUST 25TH

07:00 - 08:45

Discussion

Science Breakfast: Restarting Productivity Growth in Advanced Economies
Mc Kinsey & Company, Inc.

09:00 - 09:30

Lecture

James J. Heckman
Unordered Monotonicity

09:30 - 10:00

Lecture

Vernon L. Smith
Adam Smith on Conduct and Rules: Trust Games, Emergence of Property, Wealth Creation

10:00 - 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 - 11:00

Lecture

Myron S. Scholes
The Evolution of Investment Management

11:00 - 11:30

Lecture

Oliver Hart
Should a Company Pursue Shareholder Value?

11:30 - 12:00

Coffee Break

12:00 - 12:30

Lecture

Jean Tirole
Moral Reasoning, Markets and Organisations

12:30 - 13:00

Lecture

Eric S. Maskin
A Better Way to Choose Presidents

12:30 - 15:00

Lunch Break

15:00 - 16:30

Discussion

Panel Discussion
New Conditions for Monetary and Fiscal Policy? Panellists: Peter A. Diamond, Chiara Perillo, Edward C. Prescott, Christopher A. Sims; Moderator: Martin F. Hellwig

16:30 - 17:00

Break

17:00 - 18:30

Discussion

Seminars
Topics: Applied Microeconomics (2), Macroeconomics

18:30 - 19:00

Break

19:00 - 22:30

Bavarian Evening

SATURDAY, AUGUST 26TH

07:00 - 10:30

Boat Trip to Mainau Island

11:00 - 13:00

Discussion

Closing Panel Discussion
What Could and Should We Do About Inequality? Panellists: Rong Hai, James J. Heckman, Daniel L. McFadden, Christopher A. Pissarides; Moderator: Torsten Persson

13:00 - 15:15

Science Picnic

15:30 - 16:00

Farewell Ceremony

16:15 - 19:00

Boat Trip to Lindau