The course is made of Lectures given by external speakers. The course is organized around topics (eg, health economics, public policy, personnel economics, developments economics, IO, etc). Refer to the syllabus for more information about the practicalities.

 
(TBA). Lise Rochaix. Behavioral economics: prospects for an application to health 
03/03/2017. Nobuyuki Hanaki. Experimental analyses of asset markets
  • Akiyama, Hanaki, Ishikawa (2016) "It is not just confusion! Strategic uncertainty in an experimental asset market” forthcoming in Economic Journal.
  • Hanaki, Akiyama, Funaki, Ishikawa (2017) "Diversity in cognitive ability and mispricing in experimental asset markets” mimeo
  • Penalver, Hanaki, Akiyama, Funaki, Ishikawa (2017) "A Quantitative Easing experiment” mimeo
03/02/2017. Marc Willinger. Background risk and social preferences
09/12/2016. Geneviève Helleringer. Behavioral law and economics
09/12/2016. Fabrice Etilé. The behavioral economics of food behaviours
  • Chetty, R., Looney, A., & Kroft, K. (2009). Salience and taxation: Theory and evidence. The American economic review, 99(4), 1145-1177.
  • Crosetto, P., Muller, L., & Ruffieux, B. (2016). Helping consumers with a front-of-pack label: Numbers or colors?: Experimental comparison between Guideline Daily Amount and Traffic Light in a diet-building exercise. Journal of Economic Psychology, 55, 30-50.
  • Muller, L., & Prevost, M. (2016). What cognitive sciences have to say about the impacts of nutritional labelling formats. Journal of Economic Psychology, 55, 17-29.
  • Teyssier, S., Etilé, F., & Combris, P. (2015). Social- and self-image concerns in fair-trade consumption. European Review of Agricultural Economics, 42(4), 579-606
25/11/2016. Angela Sutan. Strategic sophistication under the effect of substitutes vs. complements - guessing games and applications
21/10/2016. Jean-François Laslier. Experimental choice theory
07/10/2016. Olivier l'Haridon. Decision, risk and health: some insights from lab experiments

 

Past events.

A survey of strategic voting -- Election results, polls and experiments (André Blais)
The value, validity and reliability of cognitive and non cognitive skills measures in rural household surveys (Karen Marcours)
  • Marcours & Vakis (2014). Changing Households’ Investment Behavior through Social Interactions with Local Leaders: Evidence from a randomized transfer program, EJ.
Other-regarding preferences (Birendra Rai).