Workshop 'Game Theoretical Approaches to Implicature in Complex Sentences'

Date: April 28th – 29th  
Organiser:  Anton Benz

The main topic of this workshop are game theoretic approaches to Gricean pragmatics, and, in particular, models of implicatures in complex sentences.

Monday, 28.04.14

13:00 Opening
Anton Benz

13:45 – 14:45
Sascia Pavan (Pordenone, Italy):
What Forward Induction Can (and Cannot) Do in Game-Theoretic Pragmatics

15:00 – 16:00
Gerhard Jäger (U Tübingen):
The different flavors of the Iterated Best Response Model of game-theoretic pragmatics

16:30 – 17:15
Jon Stevens (ZAS):
A game theoretic approach to focus

Tuesday, 29.04.14

09:40 Coffee

10:00 – 11:00
Michael Franke (ILLC Amsterdam):
Local enrichments from global reasoning

11:15 – 12:15
Anton Benz (ZAS):
Error Models and Implicature in Complex Sentences

14:00 – 14:45
Uli Sauerland (ZAS):
Intermediate Scalar Implicatures

15:00 – 15:45
Bob van Tiel (U Bielefeld):
Implicature: rationality vs. regularities