24 March 2010
Venue: Skeel Lecture Theatre, People's Palace, Mile End
Many social situations can be characterised as a coordination problem; situations that have multiple possible solutions and require those involved to coordinate on the same solution. we will examine a number of such problems; illustrating their commonness and relevance, and analysing individual behaviour as well as social outcomes.
Nicolaas Vreind studied Economics at the University of Amsterdam from 1980 to 1987, finished his PhD at the European University Institute in Florence (Italy) in 1993, and joined Queen Mary, University of London in 1997. He is Co-Editor of the Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organisation, Associate Editor of the Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Macroeconomic Dynamics, Computational Economics, and the Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination.