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Cambridge IBSEN Workshop: Large scale Experiments (21 March 2017)

When Mar 21, 2017
from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Where Lecture theatre, Moller Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge
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Cambridge IBSEN Workshop: Large scale Experiments

21st March 2017: 

Organisers: Sanjeev Goyal and Frederic Moisan 


The main focus of the workshop is on large-scale experiments with human subjects. Such experiments aim at understanding complex social phenomena that are observed in real life. This workshop will bring together researchers working on social/economic experiments involving human interactions in groups or networks.
This workshop is organized by the EU H2020 IBSEN project on large scale experiments with human subjects ( 

Confirmed speakers:

Antonio Cabrales (UCL,

Kimmo Kaski (Aalto University School of Science,!kimmo_kaski)

Michael Kosfeld (Goethe University Frankfurt,

Frederic Moisan (University of Cambridge,

Rosemarie Nagel (Universitat Pompeu Fabra,

Matthias Sutter (University of Cologne,


Preliminary Programme:

9.30 – 10.00: Registration & refreshments 

10.00 – 11.00: Rosemarie Nagel (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

The interplay of game structure, robots, and human in Beauty contest games

11.00 – 12.00: Matthias Sutter (University of Cologne)

What determines children's economic preferences? Evidence from a large-scale experiment 

12.00 – 14.00: Lunch 

14.00 – 15.00: Michael Kosfeld (Goethe University Frankfurt)

The role of social preferences in collective action outcomes 

15.00 – 16.00: Kimmo Kaski (Aalto University School of Science)

Social Physics: Data-driven Discovery of Social Connectome

16.00 – 16.30: Coffee and tea break 

16.30 – 17.30: Antonio Cabrales (University College London)

What you don’t know... Can’t hurt you? A field experiment on relative performance feedback in higher education

17.30 – 18.30: Frederic Moisan (University of Cambridge)

Integration and Segregation 


Registration is now closed. If you have any queries, please email .