Fourth Workshop on Game Theory in Energy,
Resources and Environment

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Thursday, November 29
8:00 – 8:55 Registration
8:55 – 9:00 Welcome address
9:00 – 10:00 Invited talk 1, Chair: Georges Zaccour
  Towards a Self-Enforcing Climate-Change Treaty
  Roy Radner, New York University (USA)
10:00 – 10:30 Break
10:30 - 12:10 Session 1, Chair: Lucia Sbragia
  Perfectly Coalition-Proof Overlapping Environmental Agreements
  Emilson Silva, University of Alberta (Canada)
  Xie Zhu, Oregon University (USA)
  International Cooperation on Climate Change and Innovation: R&D Spillovers, Absorptive
Capacity and Abatement Policy
  Mélanie Heugues, FEEM (Italy)
  Some Effects of Asymmetries in a Common Pool Natural Resource Oligopoly
  Hassan Benchekroun, McGill University (Canada)
  Gérard Gaudet, Université de Montréal (Canada)
  Hervé Lohoues, ECOWAS Commission (Nigeria)
  Dynamic International Environmental Agreements with Asymmetric Countries
  Michèle Breton, HEC Montréal (Canada)
  Lucia Sbragia, Durham University (UK)
12:10 – 13:30 Lunch (room 6265)
13:30 – 14:45 Session 2, Chair: Yuri Yatsenko
  Open Access to the Treatment Efficacy within an Antibiotic Class Subject to Bacterial Resistance
  Markus Herrmann, Université Laval (Canada)
  Bruno Nkuiya, Université Laval (Canada)
  Effect of Competition in Load Shifting Incentives in Electricity Retail Markets
  Sertac Oruc, TU Delft (Netherlands)
  Landlord–Tenant Holdup Problem and Sustainable Farm-Specific Investment
  Renan-Ulrich Goetz, Universitat de Girona (Spain)
  Natali Hritonenko, Prairie View A&M University (USA)
  Angels Xabadia, Universitat de Girona (Spain)
  Yuri Yatsenko, Houston Baptist University (USA)
14:45 – 15:00 Break
15:00 – 16:15 Session 3, Chair: Fabio Lamantia
  Incentives and Effects of No-Lose Targets for Including Non-Annex I Countries in Global
Emissions Reductions
  Vicki Duscha, Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research (Germany),
  Karl-Martin Ehrhart, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany)
  A Great Fish War Model with Asymmetric Players
  Michèle Breton, HEC Montréal (Canada)
  Michel-Yevenunye Keoula, HEC Montréal (Canada)
  Sliding and Oscillations in Fisheries with on-off Harvesting and Different Switching Times
  Gian Ital Bischi, University of Urbino (Italy)
  Fabio Lamantia, University of Calabria (Italy)
  Fabio Tramontana, University of Pavia (Italy)
16:15 – 16:30 Break
16:30 – 17:30 Invited talk 2, Chair: Florian Wagener
  Optimal Control and Games in Selected Models of Environmental Economics
  Natali Hritonenko, Prairie View A&M University (USA)
19:30 Dinner


Friday, November 30
9:00 – 10:00 Invited talk 3, Chair: Michèle Breton
  Valuing Time and Risk in the Economics of Climate Change
  Richard Howarth, Darmouth College (USA)
10:00 – 10:30 Break
10:30 - 12:10 Session 4, Chair: Felix Munoz-Garcia
  Numerical Methods to Analyse Feedback Nash Equilibria in the Lake Pollution Game
  Florian Wagener, Universiteit van Amsterdam (Netherlands)
  Carbon Tariffs and Cooperative Outcomes
  Terry Eyland, HEC Montréal (Canada)
  Georges Zaccour, HEC Montréal (Canada)
  Strategic interaction between drinking water providers
  Alessandra Buratto, University of Padua (Italy)
  Chiara D'Alpaos, University of Padua (Italy)
  Luca Grosset, University of Padua (Italy)
  The Entry-Deterring Effects of Inflexible Regulation(slides)(paper)
  Jude Bayham, Washington State University, USA
  Ana Espinola-Arredondo, Washington State University, USA
  Felix Munoz-Garcia, Washington State University, USA
12:10 – 13:30 Lunch (room 6265)
13:30 – 14:45 Session 5, Chair: Lucia Pusillo
  A Spatial Equilibrium Problem: Impact of Environmental Regulations on the Steel Industry
  Elisabetta Allevi, University of Brescia (Italy)
  Francesca Bonenti, University of Brescia (Italy)
  Rossana Riccardi, University of Brescia (Italy)
  Claudia Avanzi, University of Bergamo (Italy)
  Adriana Gnudi,University of Bergamo (Italy)
  Transboundary movement of waste: second-hand markets and illegal shipments
  Sophie Bernard, École Polytechnique de Montréal (Canada)
  Games with Interval Uncertainty and Applications to Environmental Problems
  Lucia Pusillo, University of Genoa (Italy)
14:45 – 15:00 Break
15:00 – 16:15 Session 6, Chair: Ana Espinola-Arredondo
  Credibility in Closed-loop Supply Chain coordination with a Reverse revenue-sharing contract
  Pietro De Giovanni, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam (Netherlands)
  A Differential Game of International Pollution Control with Evolving Environmental Costs
  Nahid Masoudi, HEC Montréal (Canada)
  Georges Zaccour, HEC Montréal (Canada)
  Don't Forget to Protect Abundant Resources
  Ana Espinola-Arredondo, Washington State University (USA)
  Felix Munoz-Garcia, Washington State University (USA)
16:15 – 16:30 Break
16:30 – 17:30 Invited talk 4, Chair: Georges Zaccour
  Information Disclosure in the Commons
  Justin Leroux, HEC Montréal (Canada)