Antonio Penta

Assistant Professor




Publications:

Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals:


On the Structure of Rationalizability on Arbitrary Spaces of Uncertainty, Theoretical Economics, 8 (2013), 405-430 pdf
(Some typographic errors are corrected in the following erratum)

Higher Order Uncertainty and Information: Static and Dynamic Games, Econometrica, Vol. 80, No. 2 (March, 2012), 631-660 pdf
(Previous versions of the paper circulated under the title Higher Order Beliefs in Dynamic Environments)

Multilateral Bargaining and Walrasian Equilibrium Journal of Mathematical Economics, Volume 47, Issues 4-5, August-October 2011, Pages 417-424 pdf

Interactive Epistemology and Solution Concepts for Games with Asymmetric Information (joint with: P. Battigalli, A. Di Tillio and E. Grillo), The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics: Vol. 11 (Advances), Article 6 pdf

Articles in Edited Volumes:


Robustness of the Uniqueness of Walrasian Equilibrium with Cobb-Douglas Utilities
(joint with: David Cass, Abhinash Borah, Maxym Kryshko, Kyungmin Kim, Jonathan Pogach), in "The Collected Writings of David Cass - Part C", ed. S. Spears, Emerald Group Puplishing Limited, 2011. Download the PIER Working Paper 09-038: pdf


Voting (joint with: J.Pogach, A.Sandroni, D.Selman, M.Tincani), in The Encyclopedia of Complexity and Systems Science , ed. Robert A. Meyers, Springer (2009)


Working Papers:


Completed and Submitted Papers:


Robust Dynamic Mechanism Design (Conditionally Accepted by Journal of Economic Theory)
Download: (Latest Version: April 2014) pdf

Endogenous Depth of Reasoning (joint with: Larbi Alaoui) (2nd R&R at Review of Economic Studies)
Download: (New Version with new results: March 2014) pdf
(The new version contains the application to the `Five Little Treasures of Game Theory'.)

(New Version) Full Implementation and Belief Restrictions (joint with: Mariann Ollar)
Download: (New Version with new results: October 2014) pdf

Efficient Auctions and Robust Mechanism Design: A New Approach
(joint with: Kyungmin Kim)
Download: (Latest Version: April 2013) pdf


Work In Progress:


Strategic Thinking and Value of Reasoning: Theory and Applications to Five `Little Treasures' of Game Theory (joint with: Larbi Alaoui)
Download: (Latest Version: March 2013) pdf
(The updated version of the analysis of the `Five Little Treasures of Game Theory' is now incorporated in the paper Endogenous Depth of Reasoning)

Common Agency and Coordinated Bids in Sponsored Search Auctions (joint with: F.Decarolis (Boston Univ.) and M.Goldmanis (Royal Holloway))
Download: (Latest Version: September 2013) pdf New version to be posted soon. Winner of the NET Institute 2013 award.

(Preliminary Draft available upon request) Backward Induction Reasoning in Incomplete Information Games

Auction Design for Uniqueness (joint with: Mariann Ollar)

Nice Games with Incomplete Information and Belief Restrictions (joint with: Mariann Ollar)