WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 24TH

09:30 - 11:00

Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony // Welcome Address of German Federal President Christian Wulff // Induction Honorary Senate // Plenary Panel Discussion "Sustainability in International Economics" with Laureates McFadden, Myerson, Stiglitz and Young Economists

11:30 - 12:00

Lecture

Peter Diamond
Search and Macro

12:00 - 12:30

Lecture

Christopher Pissarides
The Future of Work in Europe

14:30 - 14:30

Discussion

Panel Discussion
Panel "Demographic Change, Economics and Politics": Peter A. Diamond, Sir James A. Mirrlees, Christopher A. Pissarides, Edward C. Prescott (Chair: Martin Wolf, Financial Times)

THURSDAY, AUGUST 25TH

09:00 - 09:30

Lecture

Myron Scholes
Quantitative Finance and the Intermediation Process

09:30 - 10:00

Lecture

William Sharpe
Post-Retirement Economics

10:00 - 10:30

Lecture

Sir James Mirrlees
Poverty, Inequality, and Food

11:00 - 11:30

Lecture

John Nash Jr.
Ideal Money and the Motivation of Savings and Thrift

11:30 - 12:00

Lecture

Edward Prescott
The Current State of Aggregate Economics

12:00 - 12:30

Lecture

Robert Aumann
Challenging Nash Equilibrium: Rational Expectation in Games

12:30 - 13:00

Lecture

Robert Mundell
Currency Wars, Euro-Mania and the Price of Gold

15:00 - 16:30

Discussion

Panel Discussion
Panel "Behavioural Economics": George A. Akerlof, Robert J. Aumann, Eric S. Maskin, Daniel L. McFadden, Edmund S. Phelps, Reinhard Selten (Chair: Martin Wolf, Financial Times)

FRIDAY, AUGUST 26TH

09:00 - 09:30

Lecture

George Akerlof
Identity Economics

09:30 - 10:00

Lecture

Eric S. Maskin
Elections and Strategic Voting: Condorcet and Borda

10:00 - 10:30

Lecture

Daniel McFadden
Sick Insurance: Adverse Selection and Regulation of Health Insurance Markets

11:00 - 11:30

Lecture

Roger B. Myerson
A Model of Moral-Hazard Credit Cycles

11:30 - 12:00

Lecture

Edmund Phelps
Corporatist Economies of the West and Those of North Africa

12:00 - 12:30

Lecture

Joseph Stiglitz
Imagining an Economics that Works: Crisis, Contagion and the Need for a New Paradigm

12:30 - 13:00

Lecture

Reinhard Selten
Reaching Good Decisions without Utility and Probability Judgements - The Approach of Bounded Rationality

15:00 - 16:00

Discussion

Panel Discussion
"On the Intellectual History of the 2010 Prize in Economic Sciences" with Laureate Diamond, Mortensen, Phelps and Prescott (Chair: Peter Englund, Secretary of the Committee for the Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel/ Sweden)

SATURDAY, AUGUST 27TH

10:00 - 11:45

Discussion

Panel Discussion
Panel "From Financial Crisis to Debt Crisis - Financial Markets, Monetary Policy and Public Debt": Robert A. Mundell, Roger B. Myerson, Myron S. Scholes, William F. Sharpe, William R. White (Chair: Martin Hellwig)

18:00 - 18:30

Farewell Ceremony