WS 2013

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 »