Evaluation Conference at CMI

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At the end of this week, September 18 and 19, Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) organizes the annual Evaluation Conference in cooperation with the Faculty of Law at the University of Bergen, and the Norwegian School of Economics. The Conference brings…

Tungodden gives seminar in South Africa

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Today, September 15, The Choice Lab researcher Bertil Tungodden will give a staff seminar at the Department of Economics, University of Cape Town, South Africa. Tungodden will present the paper: “The freedom to choose undermines the willingness to redistribute”, which…

The Choice Lab launches Instagram account

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Today, The Choice Lab launches its own Instagram account. The account will mainly be used as a platform for the new concept Picture of the week, which will be posted every Friday to provide an insight in to The Choice…

The Choice Lab seminar with Edi Karni

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Applied Theory and The Choice Lab would like to invite you to a seminar with Edi Karni, Scott and Barbara Black Professor of Economics at Johns Hopkins University, Tuesday September 16. Karni will present a paper titled: “Awareness of Unawareness: A…

Tungodden gives keynote in Tanzania

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Today, on September 11, The Choice Lab researcher Bertil Tungodden will be a keynote speaker at the 3rd National Conference on ”Unleashing Growth Potential in Tanzania: Economic Transformation for Human Development”. The overall objective of the national conference, which brings…

The Choice Lab seminar with Daniel Spiro

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The Choice Lab would like to invite you to a seminar with Daniel Spiro, Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics, University of Oslo. Spiro will present a paper titled: “From Peer Pressure to Biased Norms: Formation and Collapse”, Thursday,…

Bjorvatn presents paper on gender and competition in Italy

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On Monday September 8, The Choice Lab researcher Kjetil Bjorvatn presents at the 5th International Conference on “Economics of Global Interactions: New Perspectives on Trade, Factor Mobility and Development” in Bari, Italy. Bjorvatn presents a paper titled: “Gender, context and…

Bjorvatn acts as opponent at doctoral dissertation in Sweden

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Tomorrow, on September 4, The Choice Lab researcher Kjetil Bjorvatn will act as an opponent at Linnea Wickström Östervall’s doctoral dissertation. The dissertation is titled: “Essays on antibiotics use: Nudges, preferences and welfare benefits”, and takes place at Stockholm University.

Reminder: PhD-course with Uri Gneezy

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The Choice Lab organizes a PhD-course with Uri Gneezy, Rady School of Management, UC San Diego, October 13-16, 2014. The course is entitled “Behavior and Incentives” (ECS549 NFB), and presents advanced topics in behavioral economics, with a special focus on…

The Choice Lab seminar with Seda Ertac

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The Choice Lab invites you to a seminar with Seda Ertac, Assistant Professor of Economics, Koc University. Ertac will give a presentation titled “Patience and Self-Control in Children: Results from a Large-Scale Randomized Educational Intervention”, Thursday September 4. The project is joint with…