Third Kent Workshop on Networks in Economics

School of Economics Kennedy Building

The third Kent Workshop on Networks in Economics took place in the Kennedy Building at the University of Kent on Friday 20 September 2019.

The half-day workshop brought together leading researchers working on theoretical and empirical aspects of networks in economics. Speakers included Aureo de Paula (UCL), Margherita Comola (Paris-Sud), Piero Gottardi (Essex), Herve Moulin (Glasgow), Edoardo Gallo (Cambridge) and Frederic Deroian (Aix-Marseille).

Organisers: Nizar Allouch and Bansi Malde

Funded by the School of Economics at Kent.


Time Topic Presenter
13.15-14.00 Spillovers in Social Programme Participation: Evidence from Chile (with Pedro Carneiro, Barbara Flores, Emanuela Galasso, Rita Ginja and Lucy Kraftman) Aureo de Paula
(University College London)
14.00-14.45 Social and Economic Inequality Margherita Comola
(Paris School of Economics)
14.45-15.15 COFFEE BREAK
15.15-16.00 Risk sharing, Contagion and Network Formation
(with Antonio Cabrales)
Piero Gottardi
(University of Essex)
16.00-16.45 Prudential regulation in financial networks Frederic Deroian
(Aix-Marseille School of Economics)
16.45-17.15 COFFEE BREAK
17.15-18.00 Social networks, confirmation bias and shock elections
(with Alastair Langtry)
Edoardo Gallo
(University of Cambridge)
18.00-18.45 Fair Division in Networks Herve Moulin
(University of Glasgow)


For more information, please contact Nizar Allouch ( or Bansi Malde (

Previous events

First Kent Workshop on Networks in Economics – 29 September 2017
Second Kent Workshop on Networks in Economics – 12 October 2018