CEAR Workshops

Estimated Risk Preferences: Power and Normative Considerations

Posted On March 27, 2018

Overview

There has been considerable progress in recent years in the development of experimental and econometric tools to allow structural estimation of risk preferences. Different models of decision-making involving risk are allowed for, and batteries of lotteries have been developed to better identify specific aspects of those models (e.g., probability weighting, loss aversion, violations of… more »

2nd Behavioral and Experimental Public Choice Workshop

Posted On March 1, 2018

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Overview

The Laboratory for Experimental Anthropology at Lille Catholic University in collaboration the Center for Economic Analysis of Risk at Georgia State University, will host the 2nd Behavioral and Experimental Public Choice Workshop on May 28—29, 2018 in Lille, France.

The objective of the workshop is to gather researchers across disciplines to discuss… more »

Sports Betting Workshop 2018

Posted On February 8, 2018

General Information

Betting on sports is an enormously popular activity, which earns significant revenues, enhances many fans’ sense of emotional involvement with sports, and, on the downside, causes substantial welfare loss to people who gamble recklessly or addictively. For the economist interested in people’s preferences over risk, and the interaction of these preferences with their… more »

5th Annual CEAR – Huebner Summer Risk Institute

Posted On December 4, 2017

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Overview

The 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 the economics of risk but who are located at colleges and universities that do not have access to… more »

Measuring Subjective Risk Perception

Posted On December 4, 2017

Overview

This workshop brings together experts in the area of subjective risk perception, with a special emphasis on methods for eliciting subjective beliefs. Topics to be covered include methods for eliciting beliefs in an incentive-compatible manner, the confidence that individuals have in their beliefs, their awareness of possible bias or unjustified levels of confidence, and… more »