What happens at The Choice Lab this fall?

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A new semester is at hand, and The Choice Lab has many exciting activities coming up! Below is a selection from the fall program: September 16: The Choice Lab seminar with Edi Karni, Johns Hopkins University (joint with the Applied…

The Choice Lab welcomes new project coordinator

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Starting in August, Anne-Lise Breivik will take over as a part time coordinator for The Choice Lab’s ongoing experiment among high school students in Hordaland. Anne-Lise has a master’s degree in economics from the University of Bergen. While writing her master thesis, she…

The Choice Lab seminar with Dirk Engelmann

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The Choice Lab invites you to a seminar with Dirk Engelmann, Professor of Economics at the University of Mannheim. Engelmann will give a presentation titled “Tailored Bayesian Mechanisms: Experimental Evidence from Two-Stage Voting Games”, Tuesday, August 19. The project is joint with Hans Peter…

Samia Badji visits The Choice Lab

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Samia Badji from Paris will be visiting The Choice Lab this fall (August 14 to November 14). Samia is a PhD student from the University of Cergy-Pontoise and the ESSEC Business School. Her research interests are development economics and health economics,…

Ranveig’s great contribution

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The Choice Lab would like to thank Ranveig Falch for the marvelous job she has done as our research coordinator for the past two years. We are deeply grateful and wish her good luck with entering the PhD program at…

Cappelen gives a talk at Norwegian telethon seminar

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The second Norwegian telethon 2014 seminar takes place in Oslo this week. Today, The Choice Lab researcher Alexander W. Cappelen will give a talk titled “How to encourage voluntary work in Norway”. Norwegian telethon is an annual, nationwide fundraising for…

Associate Editor in Management Science

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The Choice Lab researcher Alexander W. Cappelen has recently been appointed associate editor in Management Science, which is one of the leading academic journals in the management field. Cappelen will be part of the behavioral economics department in the journal. Management…

New paper forthcoming in World Development

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A new paper from The Choice Lab is forthcoming in World Development. The paper, “To pay or not to pay?  Citizens’ attitudes towards taxation in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and South Africa”, is written by The Choice Lab researcher Ingrid Hoem…