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Cambridge IBSEN Workshop: Large scale Experiments

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 (

Organised by: Sanjeev Goyal and Frederic Moisan

Venue: Lecture theatre, Moller Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge

Event Date: Tuesday 21st March 2017

Time: 09:00am - 05:00pm


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 -


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

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Large Scale Experiments


Theme: networks