Archived Workshops

This page contains an archived view of all the CEAR held and sponsored workshops since we held our first workshop in 2010. You may use the left menu to search by specific year, or the “Tags” drop down below to sort by another criteria (e.g. videos, Munich Re Foundation, etc).

Feb 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm CEAR
RCB 1200 – from 2:00 – 3:30 Download Paper Prior research finds that economic shocks lead to merger waves within an industry. However, industries do not exist in isolation. In this paper, we argue that… more »
Feb 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm CEAR
AYSPS 750 – from 3:00 – 4:30pm Download Paper This paper uses a laboratory experiment to probe the proposition that property emerges anarchically out of social custom. We test the hypothesis that whalers in the… more »
Mar 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm CEAR
RCB 1100 – from 10:30am – 12:00pm Download Paper No Abstract
Apr 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm CEAR
RCB 1200 – from 2:00 – 3:30pm Download Paper Regulators have worried since the early days of mutual funds that the advice of mutual-fund brokers is distorted by their incentives. We test for this distortion… more »
Apr 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm CEAR
RCB 1100 – from 10:30am – 12:00pm Download Paper This paper introduces the concepts of amount and speed of a discounting procedure. Exponential discounting sequesters both concepts into a single parameter that needs to be… more »
Apr 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm CEAR
RCB 300 – from 2.00 – 3.30pm Download Paper Critics have blamed fair value accounting for amplifying the subprime crisis and for causing a financial meltdown. It has been alleged that fair value accounting has… more »
Apr 30 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm CEAR
ALC 432 – from 10.30am – 12.00pm Download Paper While academic and practitioner literature has advocated the use of real options in firms’ longterm investment appraisal processes, few studies have examined the extent to which… more »
Apr 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm CEAR
RCB 1100 – from 2:00 – 3:30pm Download Paper This paper examines the determinants of equity price risk for a large sample of non-financial corporations in the United States from 1964 to 2008. We estimate… more »
May 3 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm CEAR
RCB 1100 – from 10:30 – 12:00pm
May 5 – May 6 all-day GSU Buckhead Center
Download Program When it comes to choice under risk, uncertainty and ambiguity, there is a growing appreciation that neither theory, econometrics nor experimental design can live without each other. Theory and econometrics must respect the… more »
May 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm CEAR
RCB 300 – from 10:30 – 12:00pm Download Paper The Public Oversight Board (2000) has raised concerns over the underreporting of time on audit engagements, noting that the practice can negatively affect audit quality and… more »
Jun 15 – Jun 18 all-day Newcastle University
Glenn Harrison, Morten Lau and Daniel Read organized the Foundations and Applications of Utility, Risk and Decision Theory (FUR) Conference in 2010, in Newcastle, England. The first FUR conference was held in Oslo in 1982… more »
Sep 29 – Sep 30 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program This workshop will consider the manner in which theory and empirical evidence can inform the debate over the structure and evaluation of microinsurance schemes in developing countries, as well as insurance products for… more »
Oct 4 @ 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm CEAR
CEAR Seminar Room – RCB 1112 – from 1:15 – 2:45pm
Oct 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm CEAR
CEAR Seminar Room- RCB 1112 – from 3:00 – 5:00pm Download Paper We survey more than 1,000 CEOs and CFOs to understand how capital is allocated, and decision-making authority is delegated, within firms. We find… more »
Oct 27 – Oct 28 all-day Georgia State University
Download Event This workshop will examine theory and evidence on where subjective risk perceptions come from, how they response to “news,” and how they are normatively used in policy settings. Topics will include the theory… more »
Oct 27 – Oct 28 all-day CEAR
Download Program This workshop will examine theory and evidence on where subjective risk perceptions come from, how they response to “news,” and how they are normatively used in policy settings. Topics will include the theory… more »
Oct 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm CEAR
CEAR Seminar Room – RCB 1112 – from 10:30am – 12:00pm Download Paper A key task in the elicitation of expert knowledge is to construct a distribution from the finite, and usually small, number of… more »
Oct 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm CEAR
AYSPS 749 – from 3:00 – 4:30pm Download Paper This lecture describes the current state of the art in modeling risk attitudes as the result of interactions between empirically oriented psychologists, theoretically oriented economists, and… more »
Nov 5 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm CEAR
CEAR Seminar Room – RCB 1112 – from 1:30 – 4:00
Nov 9 – Nov 11 all-day
The 6th International Microinsurance Conference that took place in Manila, Philippines, from 9–11 November 2010. The Conference was hosted by the Munich Re Foundation and the Microinsurance Network and supported by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale… more »
Jan 10 – Jan 11 all-day Sheraton Denver Downtown
Download Program The workshop disseminates current innovations in econometric work having to do with choice under risk and over time. Talks range over foundational econometric and measurement issues, innovative applied work on behavioral puzzles and… more »
Jan 21 – Jan 22 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program How do risk attitudes manifest themselves at different levels of “the agent”? The term agent here refers to the decision unit. In many theoretical models and policy applications the unit is the individual,… more »
Feb 21 – Feb 22 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program Traffic congestion is becoming an increasingly urgent problem for many metropolitan areas around the world. With limited resources for expanding transportation infrastructure, alternative solutions have been sought using congestion pricing. The effects of… more »
Feb 25 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm CEAR
CEAR Seminar Room – RCB 1120 – from 1:30 – 3:00 Download Paper Prior research provides mixed evidence concerning whether smooth earnings lower investors’ perceptions of investment risk. In this paper, we use two experiments… more »
Apr 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm CEAR
RCB 1200, from 1:30 – 3:00 Download Paper We investigate three facets of cross-sectional variation in the risk of stock price crashes: actual crash incidence, and two predictors of that risk, accounting opacity and the… more »
Apr 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm CEAR
CEAR Seminar Room – RCB 1120 – from 2:00 – 4:30 Download Paper While much is made of the ills of “short-termism” in executive compensation, in reality very little is known empirically about the extent… more »
Sep 22 – Sep 23 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program The objective of this workshop is to get together researchers that have examined RDU from both a theoretical and experimental perspective. The theoretical issues range from calibration questions, to the axioms that underlie… more »
Nov 8 – Nov 10 all-day Sheraton
The 7th International Microinsurance Conference that took place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on 8 –10 November 2011. It was hosted by the Munich Re Foundation and the Microinsurance Network and supported by the Brazilian… more »
Dec 1 – Dec 2 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program The workshop disseminates current innovations in econometric and psychometric treatment of structural statistical modeling of heterogeneity, mainly as applied to decision making under risk and uncertainty. By heterogeneity, we mean heterogeneity of models… more »
Dec 5 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program Experimental economics has been successfully used in examining tax compliance, public goods, political economy, tax incidence, game-theoretic models of imperfect competition, willingness to pay and other experiments. This research examines price incentives focused… more »
Jan 23 – Jan 27 all-day Economics Building
Download call Deadline for applications is 15 July 2011 Among the most important variables affecting outcomes in microeconomic development initiatives among vulnerable groups are attitudes to risk and attitudes to the cost of waiting. The… more »
Feb 10 – Feb 11 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program Risk management refers to all of the tools that decision‐makers have to adjust to risk. It includes obvious tools such as portfolio management, financial derivatives and the purchase of insurance. But it also… more »
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm CEAR
RCB 1200 – from 2:00 – 3:30 Download Paper The American Jobs Creation Act (AJCA) significantly lowered US firms’ tax cost when accessing their unrepatriated foreign earnings. Using this temporary shock to the cost of… more »
Feb 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm CEAR
RCB 1200 – from 2:00 – 3:30 Download Paper Recent genetic evidence shows that fundamental economic attitudes, such as risk aversion and altruism, are largely determined by unspecified environmental factors. Using random assignment of MBA… more »
Mar 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm CEAR
Download Paper Motivation: This paper identifies a limit to arbitrage that arises because firm value is endogenous to the exploitation of arbitrage. Trading on private information reveals this information to managers and improves their real… more »
Apr 2 – Apr 3 all-day CEAR
Download Program Gambling behavior reflects a wide range of attitudes towards risk, and perceptions of risk. It fundamentally challenges the methodologies of several traditional academic disciplines, particularly in the form of what is variously called… more »
Apr 6 – Apr 7 all-day Aderhold Learning Center Room 24
Download Program Motivation: There is a popular belief that the recent financial crisis was caused by corporate decision-makers whose incentive schemes were such that taking risky actions benefited them personally and harmed their organizations and… more »
Jun 30 – Jul 4 all-day Georgia State University
The Scientific Committee of FUR and the Local Organizing Committee from ExCEN and CEAR are delighted to announce that the FUR XV International Conference on the Foundations and Applications of Utility, Risk and Decision Theory… more »
Sep 20 – Sep 22 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program The theoretical and empirical characterization of ambiguity has advanced in recent decades, aided by rich specifications of models of ambiguity aversion and tighter experimental evidence. This workshop brings together theorists and experimenters to… more »
Nov 6 – Nov 9 all-day Blue Pearl Hotel
The event, which took place in Africa for the third time, brought together a record number of 590 participants from around 60 countries to discuss the challenges and opportunities in microinsurance. The conference was hosted… more »
Nov 29 – Nov 30 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program The Center for Economic Analysis of Risk, in partnership with the Dean’s Behavioral Economics Lab, the Department of Risk Management and Insurance, and the Economics Department at Georgia State University, is launching the… more »
Nov 30 – Dec 1 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program How is the modeling and measurement of risk changed when we consider the household as the unit of analysis instead of the individual? Recent theoretical developments have offered several competing models of household… more »
Jan 28 – Feb 3 all-day Economics Building
Download Program A 6-Day workshop at the University of Cape Town on the Behavioural Econometrics of Risk, Uncertainty and Time Preference Taught by Professors Glenn Harrison (Georgia State University), Elisabet Rutstrom (Georgia State University), and… more »
Mar 27 – Mar 29 all-day Risk Lab
Call for Papers Download Program The Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (Georgia State University), together with the Department of Banking and Finance (University of Zurich) and RiskLab (ETH Zurich) organizes the workshop “Indices… more »
Apr 5 @ 3:45 pm – Apr 7 @ 4:45 pm Center for Global Dialogue
The 5th Annual Meeting on the Economics of Risky Behaviors will be held at the Center for Global Dialogue in Zurich, Switzerland. Support from IZA, the Swiss Re, the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies… more »
Apr 11 – Apr 12 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program Gambling behavior reflects a wide range of attitudes towards risk, and perceptions of risk. It fundamentally challenges the methodologies of several traditional academic disciplines, particularly in the form of what is variously called… more »
Apr 19 – Apr 21 all-day Aderhold Learning Center Room 5
Download Program The roles that institutional investors play in financial markets are constantly evolving. Increasingly they exert greater influence on corporate decisions and control, and have a larger impact on market liquidity and systemic risk.… more »
May 17 – May 19 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program This workshop is related to the GSU 2CI research effort Portfolios of the Atlanta Poor, an upcoming diary study of financial and non‐financial decisions of low‐income households in the Atlanta Metro area. As… more »
Jun 18 – Jun 21 all-day Universitat Pompeu Fabra
The objective of the workshop was to gather frontier research on Family Economics and provide a platform for exchanging ideas among applied theorists, labor economists and macroeconomists. This workshop focused, among other topics, on households… more »
Jul 25 – Jul 30 all-day Clayton State University
Bringing Economics and Psychology together in the Wake of the Financial Crisis In the wake of the financial crisis, economists who’ve been calling bubbles wish they knew a bit more of people’s psychology; psychologists are… more »
Sep 17 – Sep 19 all-day Durham Castle
Download Program To celebrate John Hey’s 70th birthday, a workshop and a special issue in Theory and Decision has been prepared to acknowledge his important contributions in the field of decision making under risk and… more »
Sep 27 – Sep 28 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program Income risk is arguably the largest source of risk faced by individuals. Because income risk can be understood as a possible gap between realized income and expected income – and the latter is… more »
Nov 12 – Nov 14 all-day The Sultan Hotel
The 9th International Microinsurance Conference that took place in Jakarta, Indonesia, on 12 – 14 November 2013. The event, which took place in Asia for the third time, brought together some 400 participants from nearly… more »
Nov 14 – Nov 16 all-day Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Download Program The Center for Financial Innovation and Stability (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta) and the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (Georgia State University), together with Department of Banking and Finance (University of… more »
Dec 9 – Dec 10 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program This workshop brings together researchers interested in the manner in which risk management and insurance can be understood with behavioral methods. Alternative theoretical models are welcome, although analyses that are disconnected from theory… more »
Jan 27 – Jan 30 all-day School of Economics
Download Program Gambling behavior incorporates a range of attitudes towards risk, and perceptions of risk. It fundamentally challenges the methodologies of several traditional academic disciplines, particularly in its manifestations as ‘problem’ or ‘addictive’ gambling. But… more »
Feb 3 – Feb 8 all-day University of Cape Town, South Africa
Download Program The Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR) at Georgia State University and the Research Unit in Behavioural Economics and Neuroeconomics (RUBEN) at the University of Cape Town will be jointly hosting… more »
Mar 20 – Mar 22 all-day University of New South Wales
Download Program The purpose of this workshop is to bring together transportation engineers working on risk, transportation economists, and experimental economists working on transportation risk. It is not meant as a large conference on every… more »
Apr 4 – Apr 6 all-day Aderhold Learning Center Room 5
Download Program Shareholders face risks to their wealth associated with agency problems that arise from both actions and inactions of corporate managers. Internal and external corporate control mechanisms can mitigate these risks. Increasingly, however, research… more »
Apr 10 – Apr 12 all-day Georgia State University
Download Program Longevity risk is the risk that realized future aggregate mortality trends exceed current assumptions. The concept first emerged in the mid 2000’s. It was triggered in part by the deterioration of funding levels… more »
May 8 @ 3:45 pm – May 10 @ 4:45 pm Universidad EAFIT
Many individuals, adults, adolescents, and children alike engage in a host of risky behaviors that might have significant present and future ramifications. Broadly defined, these are the type of behaviors that involves a trade-off between… more »
Jun 9 – Jun 12 all-day IFS
The Family Inequality Network (FINET), the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR) and the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) are organizing a joint event on Risk and Family Economics. The event, which follows… more »
Jul 28 – Aug 1 all-day CEAR
The CEAR/Huebner Summer Risk Institute exposes Ph.D. students and interested faculty in risk and uncertainty to relevant cutting-edge models, tools, and theory. Our audience is primarily comprised of faculty and Ph.D. students interested in the… more »
Aug 3 – Aug 4 all-day
CEAR was happy to co-host The Junior Accounting Theory Conference 2014. The JATC gathers theory-minded researchers to present their work and obtain useful feedback in a friendly and constructive environment. Papers at all stages are… more »
Sep 26 – Sep 28 all-day CEAR
Download Program Income risk is arguably the largest source of risk faced by individuals. Because income risk can be understood as a possible gap between realized income and expected income – and the latter is… more »
Nov 6 – Nov 8 all-day Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
The Center for Financial Innovation and Stability (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta) and the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (Georgia State University) are organizing the conference to bring together mathematicians, economists, statisticians, finance… more »
Nov 11 – Nov 14 all-day Sheraton Maria Isabel Hotel and Towers
CEAR is excited to co-sponsor this year’s 10th International Microinsurance Conference 2014 hosted by Mucich Re Foundation. CEAR is facilitating the Academic Track of the conference as well as hosting the Pre-conference Seminar on Scientific… more »
Nov 14 – Nov 16 all-day GSU Buckhead Center
CEAR is proud to be a sponsor of the 25th Annual Conference on Financial Economics and Accounting (CFEA). CFEA is an annual conference hosted by members of a consortium of eight universities: Georgia State University,… more »
Dec 15 – Dec 17 all-day Carl Friedrich von Siemens Stiftung
Behavioral economics and behavioral finance typically incorporate cognitive and social factors in modeling economic decisions. These include decisions made by the buyers and sellers of insurance-related products. The nascent field of behavioral insurance attempts to… more »
Mar 19 – Mar 21 all-day hosted at LUSS (Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli)
Download Program There are many settings in which policy-makers make welfare judgments about risky choices that people make. This workshop examines the economic foundations for these judgments, with an emphasis on measurement and quantification that… more »
Apr 24 – Apr 25 all-day GSU Buckhead Center
Download Program Liquidity risk and capital requirements have always been a central topic of banking and finance research. Its importance is evidenced and strengthened by the most recent financial crisis. This conference brings together a… more »
May 14 @ 3:45 pm – May 16 @ 4:45 pm İzmir University of Economics
Many individuals, adults, adolescents, and children alike engage in a host of risky behaviors that might have significant present and future ramifications. Broadly defined, these are the type of behaviors that involve a trade-off between… more »
Jun 8 – Jun 11 all-day Barcelona GSE
The workshop is organized jointly by the Barcelona GSE, the Center for Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR) at Georgia State University, the Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Global Working Group, and Foundation MOVE (Markets, Organizations… more »
Jul 27 – Jul 29 all-day CEAR
Download Program CEAR/Huebner Summer Risk Institute aims to expose Ph.D. students and faculty interested in risk and uncertainty to relevant cutting-edge models, tools, and theory. The targeted audience includes faculty and Ph.D. students interested in… more »
Oct 1 @ 4:00 am – Oct 3 @ 12:00 pm University of Oxford
Download Program General Information This workshop examines how risk preferences, time preferences and subjective beliefs can be elicited in the field, with special attention to applications in developing countries. The first 1½ days will be… more »
Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm 12th Floor -- GSU Robinson College of Business - Buckhead Campus
Program  | Background Papers  This conference is sponsored by the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR) and the School of Accountancy at Georgia State University OVERVIEW One of the major topics during the 2007… more »
Nov 2 – Nov 3 all-day Hyatt Regency Hotel
Program  CEAR is financing and organizing an academic pre‑conference to the 11th International Microinsurance Conference to be held November 3‑5 in Casablanca, Morocco. The pre‑conference will attract researchers to present major findings and participate in… more »
Nov 3 – Nov 6 all-day
CEAR is excited to co-sponsor this year’s 11th International Microinsurance Conference 2015 hosted by Mucich Re Foundation. CEAR is facilitating the Academic Track of the conference as well as hosting the Pre-conference Seminar on Scientific… more »
Nov 19 – Nov 23 all-day University of Cape Town
CEAR is a proud sponsor of this year’s International Network for Economic Method (INEM) conference held in Cape Town, South Africa. INEM seeks to promote links among economic methodologists, economists in all fields, and scholars… more »
Nov 19 @ 8:00 am – Nov 20 @ 5:00 pm Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Conference Website  | Draft Agenda  The Center for Financial Innovation and Stability (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta) and the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (Georgia State University) are organizing the conference “The Role… more »
Dec 7 @ 8:30 am – Dec 8 @ 3:30 pm CEAR
Program  | Background Papers  Overview This workshop brings together researchers interested in the manner in which risk management and insurance can be understood with behavioral methods. Alternative theoretical models are welcome, although analyses that are… more »
Dec 11 @ 2:00 am – Dec 12 @ 11:00 am Mintrops Stadt Hotel
The workshop aims to bring together economists who apply behavioral economics and experimental methods in health economic research to present and discuss their research papers. We welcome contributions on all topics within health economics applying… more »
Apr 29 – Apr 30 all-day GSU Buckhead Center
Program  This conference brings together a group of researchers who are interested in and/or actively working on frontier research questions in corporate finance and asset management. The conference program consists of both theoretical and empirical… more »
May 11 @ 8:45 am – 5:00 pm Hyatt Regency – Downtown, Atlanta, Georgia
Meeting Location: Hyatt Regency – Downtown, Atlanta, Georgia Baker – Lower Level 3 – Atrium Tower This year’s meeting will focus on Critical Perspectives on Impulsivity Research from Behavioral Economics and Vice Versa. It is… more »
Jun 24 – Jun 25 all-day Durham University Business School
The Behavioural and Experimental Northeast Cluster (BENC) and the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR) are sponsoring a workshop on, “Recent advances in modelling decision making under risk and uncertainty” at the Durham… more »
Jul 20 @ 12:00 pm – Jul 22 @ 2:15 pm CEAR
Download Program  CEAR/Huebner Summer Risk Institute aims to expose Ph.D. students and faculty interested in risk and uncertainty to relevant cutting-edge models, tools, and theory. The targeted audience includes faculty and Ph.D. students interested in… more »
Jul 24 @ 5:00 pm – Jul 27 @ 1:45 pm Georgia State University (multiple buildings)
About the Conference The Department of Risk Management and Insurance of the J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University is pleased to host IME 2016. IME 2016 is the twentieth international congress… more »
Sep 8 – Sep 9 all-day CEAR
Download Program  General Information Almost a billion people suffer from chronic hunger and malnutrition, and global food production will need to be doubled by 2050 to meet global demand. Achieving this goal requires the creation… more »
Sep 19 – Sep 20 all-day Villino Volterra
Program  | Background Papers & Presentations  General Information Wynn Stirling has developed a theory of “conditional games” that represents, within the standard axiomatic and solution concept space of standard non-cooperative game theory, effects of social influence… more »
Sep 22 – Sep 23 all-day Villa Doria d'Angri
Program  General Information This workshop brings together researchers interested in the characterization, measurement and application of risk literacy. Concepts of literacy vary across disciplines, and often refer to different things. One goal of the workshop… more »
Oct 10 – Oct 12 all-day Robinson College of Business
Download Program  General Information This workshop examines how risk preferences, time preferences and subjective beliefs can be elicited in the field, with special attention to applications in developing countries. Student participants will be provided with… more »
Nov 14 all-day Cinnamon Grand Hotel
Download Program  Details The Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR) is organizing an academic preconference to the 12th International Microinsurance Conference. The pre-conference will attract researchers to present major findings and participate in… more »
Nov 15 – Nov 17 all-day Cinnamon Grand Hotel
CEAR is excited to co-sponsor this year’s 12th International Microinsurance Conference 2016 hosted by Munich Re Foundation. CEAR is facilitating the Academic Track of the conference as well as hosting the Pre-conference Seminar on recent… more »
Dec 1 – Dec 2 all-day Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Download Program Details The Center for Financial Innovation and Stability (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta) and the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (Georgia State University) are organizing the conference “The Impact of Extraordinary… more »
Dec 8 – Dec 9 all-day University of Cologne
Preliminary Program  Following the success of the previous workshops in Oslo, Hamilton, and Essen, we are pleased to host the fourth Workshop in Behavioral and Experimental Health Economics in Cologne. The workshop brings together economists… more »
Dec 12 – Dec 13 all-day Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität
The CEAR/MRIC Behavioral Insurance Workshop invites researchers to submit papers that offer new experimental, econometric or theoretical insights into human behavior in the insurance context. Submissions should have an insurance and/or decision under risk and… more »
Mar 31 @ 12:00 pm – Apr 1 @ 4:00 pm Tower 200 - The Buckhead Center, J. Mack Robinson College of Business
Program  | Background Papers  A conference sponsored by the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR) and the School of Accountancy at Georgia State University Overview As the financial crisis of 2007-2008 and the Great… more »
Apr 7 all-day CEAR Seminar Room (RCB 1122)
Download Program  A conference sponsored by the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR) and the Department of Risk Management and Insurance at Georgia State University Overview The goal of this workshop is to present… more »
May 5 – May 6 all-day GSU Buckhead Center
Download Program  | Background Papers  Overview A growing body of empirical and theoretical work highlights the strong connections between the fields of law and finance. Today’s finance researchers rely heavily on the characteristics of legal… more »
Jun 12 – Jun 13 all-day
*Note that the title for this event was updated on 20 Feb. 2017. It was previously listed as the 8th Annual Meeting on the Economics of Risky Behaviors (AMERB). All other information and deadlines remain… more »
Jul 25 – Jul 26 all-day CEAR
Preliminary Program  | Register Now  CEAR/Huebner Summer Risk Institute aims to expose Ph.D. students and faculty interested in risk and uncertainty to relevant cutting-edge models, tools, and theory. The targeted audience includes faculty and Ph.D.… more »
Oct 16 – Oct 17 all-day University College Cork
General Information Prospect theory, as originally developed and subsequently refined by Kahneman and Tversky, is widely regarded as the most sophisticated theoretical achievement of behavioral economics. Its great importance, especially with respect to the concepts… more »
Nov 6 all-day Swissôtel Lima
Call For Papers  General Details and Main Conference Overview The Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR) is organizing an academic pre-conference in conjunction with the 13th International Microinsurance Conference. The pre‑conference will attract… more »
Nov 7 – Nov 9 all-day Swissôtel, Lima, Peru
CEAR is excited to co-sponsor this year’s 13th International Microinsurance Conference 2017 hosted by Munich Re Foundation. CEAR is facilitating the Academic Track of the conference as well as hosting the Pre-conference Seminar on recent… more »