Stavanger Workshop in Behavioral Economics

The UiS Business School is proud to host the Stavanger workshop in Behavioral Economics on June 6 - 7th, 2016.

The academic programme will take place at the University of Stavanger, Arne Rettedal building, room G-101

Monday June 6th

0900 - 0945 Compensation and Honesty: Gender Differences in Lying
Petra Nieken, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

0945 - 1030 Competitive Pressure Widens the Gender Gap in Performance: Evidence from a two-stage Competition in Mathematics
Nagore Iriberri, University of the Basque Country

1030 - 1045 Break

1045 - 1130 Managerial bonuses and subordinates' disobedience
Joerg Oechssler, Heidelberg University

1130 - 1215 Paying Specialists: A Theory of Competitive Compensation
Tore Ellingsen, Stockholm School of Economics

1215 - 1315 Lunch

1315 - 1400 Centralized vs.Decentralized Management: An Experimental Study
Jordi Brandts, Institute for Economic Analysis (CSIC) and Barcelona GSE

1400 - 1445 False positives and false negatives in distributive choices
Alexander Wright Cappelen, Norwegian School of Economics

1445 - 1500 Break

1500 - 1545 Trust, Ethnic Diversity, and Personal Contact: Experimental Field Evidence
Gaute Torsvik, University of Oslo

1545 - 1630 A trust game in loss domain
Ola Kvaløy, University of Stavanger Business School

Tuesday June 7th

0900 - 0945 Institutions and the Causal Effect of Trust
Björn Bartling, Zurich University

0945 - 1030 Going against the nudge
Sebastian Fest, University of Stavanger Business School

1030 - 1045 Break

1045 - 1130 Salience of Law Enforcement: A Field Experiment
Robert Dur, Erasmus University Rotterdam

1130 - 1215 What you don't know...can't hurt you? A field experiment on relative performance feedback in higher education
Ghazala Azmat, Queen Mary University of London

1215 - 1300 Lunch

1300 - 1345 Direct and indirect utility of attention
Anja Schöttner, Humboldt University Berlin

1345 - 1430 Motivation to Learn: Confidence in Levels and Confidence in Gains
Dirk Sliwka, University of Cologne

1430 - 1445 Break

1445 - 1530 Make some Noise: Information Garbling and the Elicitation of Sensitive Data
Christian Zehnder, University of Lausanne