France, Paris

Experimental Economics - Empirical tools and methods to investigate economic behavior

when 25 June 2018 - 29 June 2018
language English
duration 1 week

The objective of this program is to offer a crash course in experimental methods and techniques aimed at understanding economic behavior: how to design, implement and analyze an experiment so to answer a research question. The Professors will discuss the following topics: general methodology (theory, validity, lab and field, replication, and purposes), tools (incentives, risk and time, design and instructions, software, physiological measures, experimetrics,etc.) and applications (case study and participants’ projects)

Course leader

Instructors: Béatrice Boulu-Reshef, Nicolas Jacquemet, Olivier L’Haridon, Angelo Secchi and Franck Zenasni

Target group

It is aimed at professionals, researchers, as well as graduate students in Economics and Finance (Masters and PhD). Undergraduate students in Economics will be considered only if their profile is exceptionally strong

Fee info

EUR 0: Applicants not sponsored by their organizations or sponsored by a University: Fees for Students = 1200€; Fees for other Participants = 1500€
A 250€ discount will be offered on each additional programme. Note that PSE Alumni, Students and Members receive a 10% discount.
Fees include lunches and coffee breaks every day, as well as the welcome and the farewell cocktails. The fees do not include accommodation, transport or any other services.
EUR 2000: Applicants sponsored by their organizations [Excluding applicants from Universities]: Fees = 2000€
A 250€ discount will be offered on each additional programme. Note that PSE Alumni, Students and Members receive a 10% discount.
Fees include lunches and coffee breaks every day, as well as the welcome and the farewell cocktails. The fees do not include accommodation, transport or any other services.