Faculty


Harrison Cheng

Associate Professor of Economics

Contact Information
E-mail: hacheng@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2105
Office: KAP 324F

 

Education

  • Ph.D. , University of California, Berkeley, 1/1977

  • Description of Research

    Summary Statement of Research Interests
    Professor Cheng researches general equilibriun, game theory and Chinese economic development.
    Research Keywords
    general equilibriun, game theory, chinese economic development
    Research Specialties
    General Equilibrium, Game Theory, Chinese Economic Development.

    Conferences and Other Presentations


    Conference Presentations
    • "Private Value Auctions, Resale and Common Value", Lecture/Seminar, Paper, Univeristy of California, Riverside, Invited, 02/22/2010-  
    • "Private Value Auctions, Resale and Common Value", Lecture/Seminar, Paper, Taipei, Taiwan, National Taiwan University, Invited, 12/03/2009  
    • "Private Value Auctions, Resale and Common Value", Western Economic Society Conference, Talk/Oral Presentation, Vancouver, Canada , Kyoto Institute of Economic Research, Invited, 06/29/2009-07/03/2009  
    • "Private Value Auctions, Resale and Common Value", General Equilibrium Conference in Honor of Andreu Mas-Collel, Talk/Oral Presentation, Paper, Barcelona, Spain, Invited, 06/05/2009-06/07/2009  
    • "Private Value Auctions, Resale and Common Value", Lecture/Seminar, Oxford, England, Nuffield College, Oxford University, Invited, 05/26/2009-05/28/2009  
    • "Auctions with Resale and Bragaining Power", Boston IO conference , Talk/Oral Presentation, Refereed Northeastern University, Boston, MA, 04/03/2009-04/05/2009  
    • "Auctions with Resale and Bragaining Power", Lecture/Seminar, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona , Department of Economics, Eller College of Manage, Invited, 01/30/2009  
    • "Auctions with Resale and Bragaining Power", Lecture/Seminar, Paper, Tokyo, Japan, University of Tokyo, Invited, 12/16/2008  
    • "Auctions with Resale and Bragaining Power", 6th International Conference of Economic Theory, Kyoto, Talk/Oral Presentation, Paper, Kyoto, Japan, Invited, 12/12/2008-12/13/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions and Auctions with Resale", World Congress of Game Theory, Talk/Oral Presentation, Refereed Paper, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, 07/13/2008-07/17/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions and Auctions with Resale", SITE summer workshops on market design, Talk/Oral Presentation, Refereed Paper, Stanford University, SITE, Invited, 06/23/2008-06/25/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions and Auctions with Resale", 2008 NASM of the Econometric Society, Talk/Oral Presentation, Paper, Pittsbuer, PA, Invited, 06/19/2008-06/23/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions and Auctions with Resale", Auctions Conference, Talk/Oral Presentation, Paper, Penn State University, State College, PA, Invited, 04/03/2008-04/05/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions and Auctions with Resale", SWET 2008 annual meeting , Talk/Oral Presentation, Refereed Paper, Univeristy of California, Santa Barbara, 02/29/2008-03/02/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions and Auctions with Resale", 2008 ASSA annual meeting , Talk/Oral Presentation, Refereed Paper, New Orleans, LA, 01/04/2008-01/06/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions", Midwest Economic Theory Meeting, Talk/Oral Presentation, Refereed Paper, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 11/01/2007-11/03/2007  
    • "Ranking Sealed High-bid and Open Auctions", Far East Summer Meeting of the Econometric Society , Talk/Oral Presentation, Refereed Paper, Taipei, Taiwan, 07/2007  

    Other Presentations
    • "Auctions with Resale and Bragaining Power", Seminar, Dept of Economics, U. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL, 11/12/2008  
    • "Auctions with Resale and Bragaining Power", Seminar, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University , Durham, NC, 11/03/2008  
    • "Auctions with Resale and Bragaining Power", Seminar, Dept of Economics, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 10/10/2008  
    • "Auctions with Resale and Bragaining Power", Seminar, Dept of Economics, U. of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, 09/19/2008-09/29/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions and Auctions with Resale", Seminar, ECARES, Free U. of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium, 05/09/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions and Auctions with Resale", Seminar, Dept of Economics, Leicester University, Leicester, England, 04/24/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions and Auctions with Resale", Seminar, Dept of Economics, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, 04/21/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions and Auctions with Resale", Seminar, Dept. of Economics, U. of Virginia, Charllottesville, VA, 04/07/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions and Auctions with Resale", Seminar, Deprt of Economics, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, 03/31/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions and Auctions with Resale", Seminar, Department of Economics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, 03/26/2008  
    • "Auctions with Resale and Bragaining Power", Seminar, School of Business, Kansas State University, Wichita, KS, 03/24/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions and Auctions with Resale", Seminar, Department of Economics, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 03/03/2008  
    • "Asymmetric Common Value Auctions", Seminar, Instittute of Economic Reserach, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan, 01/29/2008-01/30/2008  
    • "Auctions with Resale", Seminar, Instittute of Economic Reserach, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, 07/2007  

    Publications


    Book Review
    • Cheng, H. (2007). Book Review of Asian Economic Cooperation in the New Millennium by Calla Wiener and Heping Cao. China Review International.

    Journal Article
    • Cheng, H. (2011). Auctions with Resale and Bargaining Power. Journal of Mathematical Economics. Vol. 43 (3), pp. 300-308.
    • Cheng, H. (2011). Asymmetry and Revenue in First-Price Auctions. Economic Letters. Vol. 111 (1), pp. 78-80.
    • Cheng, H. (2010). Optimal auction with discrete bidding. International Journal of Game Theory.
    • Cheng, H., Tan, G. (2010). Asymmetric Common Value Auctions with Applications to Private Value Auctions with Resale. Economic Theory. Vol. 45 (1-2), pp. 253-290.
    • Cheng, H., Hsiao, C., Nugent, J. B., Qiu, J. (2006). Managerial Autonomy, Contractual Incentives and Productivity in a Transition Economy: Some Evidence from China's TVEs. Pacific Economic Review/Blackwell. Vol. 11 (3), pp. 341-361.
    • Cheng, H. (2006). Ranking Sealed High-bid and Open Auctions. Journal of Mathematical Economics. Vol. special volume in honor of Gerard Debreu

    Working Paper
    • Cheng, H., Tan, G. Private-Auction, Resale and Common Value.



  • University of Southern California
  • Department of Economics
  • Phone: (213) 740-8335
  • Department Chair: Geert Ridder (213) 740-7432