WS 2014

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 »