Juan Ortner 

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Boston University



Boston University

Department of Economics 
270 Bay State Road                                                                        
Boston, MA 02215


Email: jortner@bu.edu 


Research Interests: Microeconomic Theory, Game Theory, Political Economy.


Optimism, Delay and (In)Efficiency in a Stochastic Model of Bargaining [PDF], Games and Economic Behavior, 2013

Delays and Partial Agreements in Multi-Issue Bargaining (joint with Avidit Acharya) [PDF], Journal of Economic Theory, 2013

            Older version with additional results [PDF]

Direct Implementation with Minimally Honest Individuals [PDF], Games and Economic Behavior, forthcoming


Working Papers:

Durable Goods Monopoly with Stochastic Costs [PDF]

A Continuous Time Model of Bilateral Bargaining [PDF]

A Theory of Political Gridlock [PDF]

Making Collusion Hard: Asymmetric Information as a Counter-Corruption Measure (joint with Sylvain Chassang) [PDF]



EC703: Advanced Microeconomic Theory (with Bart Lipman)

EC731: Industrial Organization I (with Albert Ma)

EC515: Economics of Information