IMEBESS 2018 - Florence

   03/05/2018 - 05/05/2018

The Nuffield Centre for Experimental Social Sciences of the University of Oxford (CESS) is pleased to announce the Fifth International Meeting on Experimental and Behavioral Social Sciences (IMEBESS) at the European University Institute, Florence, on May 3-5 2018.

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Kevin Arceneaux
University of Temple

   Friday, 18th May 2018

   14:00 - 15:00

   Taming Intuition: How Reflection Minimizes Partisan Biases

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Urs Fischbacher
University of Konstanz

   Wednesday, 23rd May 2018

   16:00 - 17:00

   Incentives for Conformity and Disconformity

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Robert D. Metcalfe
University of Boston

   Friday, 1st June 2018

   14:00 - 15:00

   The Welfare Effects of Social Recognition: Theory and Evidence from a Field Experiment with the YMCA

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Steven E. Finkel
University of Pittsburgh

   Wednesday, 6th June 2018

   16:00 - 17:00

   Where Terror Lies: Social Desirability Bias and Violent Extremism in the Sahel

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2018 CESS/ESSEX Summer School - Introduction to experiments

   25/06/2018 - 06/07/2018

The course covers the design, implementation, and analytic tools necessary for conducting social science experiments. Lectures will cover topics including causal inference and experimental design, econometric analysis of experimental data and topics related to lab, field and online experiments.

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