CESS Postdoctoral Research Officer will present his paper at Loughborough University

External Event

Loughborough University have invited CESS Postdoctoral Research Officer, Noah Bacine to present his paper entitled “Disrupting Gender Norms with Incentives” this Wednesday, 25th February.

Prof. Duch speaks at ETH Zurich

External Event

Today, Monday 3rd February, Professor Raymond Duch presents at ETH Zurich his paper entitled “Measuring Public Opinion via Digital Footprints”.

CESS Director presented at Oxera Consulting LLP

External Event

The Director of CESS, Professor Raymond Duch, presented his paper entitled “Enhancing experimental design with multiple modes, machine learning and digital trace” at Oxera Consulting LLP, in London, in 30th January.

Workshop on Leadership and Innovation


From 27th January and 1st February, the Nuffield Centre for Experimental Social Sciences will be holding the fourth version of its Workshop on Leadership and Innovation.

Better late than never


CESS Researcher Roberto Cerina and Director Raymond Duch partnered with UCL Statistics Professor Gianluca Baio to test a novel methodology to estimate constituency-level results from publicly available individual level datasets and publicly available opinion polls. To this end, they produced estimates of vote shares and headline seats for the 2019 UK General Election.

Cross- Government Trial Advice Panel

External Event

Peer-Trial-ReviewDownload On the 13th of November Professor Raymond Duch gave a presentation on his research surrounding ‘Cross-Government Trial Advice Panel.’  The presentation explored the exciting future of TAP’s and their potential significance as a valuable public service following relatively small investment opportunities.

CESS hosted an experimental programming workshop


The Centre for Experimental Social Sciences hosted an experimental programming workshop taught by affiliated D. Phil student, Jonas Frey, on 8th-9th of October.

Former CESS research fellow is the 2019 Raymond Boudon Award Winner


Ozan Aksoy received the 2019 Raymond Boudon Award for Early Career Achievement. The award is given annually by the European Academy of Sociology to a scholar under age 40 or within ten years after defending their dissertation who has “made significant contributions to European sociology”.

Second edition of the Strategic Leadership course


Following the success of the first edition of the Strategic Leadership course, CESS brought the second edition where members of the public sector from Chile participated.