Welcome to WEBEAS

Workshop of Experimental and Behavioral Economics of the Americas

This online workshop series is a joint effort of economics faculty at George Mason University (US), Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM, México), University of California Santa Cruz (US), Universidad del Pacífico (Perú) and Universidad del Rosario (Colombia).

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Organizing Committee

  • Cesar Martinelli (George Mason University, US)

  • Andrei Gomberg (Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México - ITAM, Mexico)

  • Kristian Lopez Vargas (University of California, Santa Cruz, US)

  • Francisco Galarza (Universidad del Pacífico, Perú)

  • Mariana Blanco and Stanislao Maldonado (Universidad del Rosario, Colombia)

  • Radovan Vadovič (Carleton University, Canada)

Upcoming Seminars

  • Tuesday April 12 2022 at 11:30 am ET (8:30 am PT)

Paul Feldman (Johns Hopkins University)

Title: "A Certainty Effect for Preference Reversals Under Risk: Experiment and Theory" (joint work with Paul J. Ferraro)

  • Tuesday April 26 2022

Karen Ye (Queens University)

Title: TBA

  • Tuesday May 10 2022

Tim Salmon (Southern Methodist University)

Title: TBA

Past Seminars

  • Tuesday August 31 at 1 pm EST (10 am California - 12 pm Bogota-Lima-Mexico D.F. - 1 pm DC)

Daniel Friedman (University of California, Santa Cruz and University of Essex)

“Market mysteries, old, and new”

  • Tuesday September 14 at 1 pm EST (10 am California - 12 pm Bogota-Lima-Mexico D.F. - 1 pm DC)

Johanna Mollerstrom (George Mason University)

"Your place in the world: Relative income and global inequality"

  • Tuesday September 28 at 1 pm EST (10 am California - 12 pm Bogota-Lima-Mexico D.F. - 1 pm DC)

Hernan Bejarano (Centro de Investigacion y Docencia Economica)

"When the rich do (not) trust the (newly) rich: Experimental evidence on the effects of positive random shocks in the trust game"

  • Tuesday October 12 at 1 pm EST (10 am California - 12 pm Bogota-Lima-Mexico D.F. - 1 pm DC)

Santiago Sautua (Universidad del Rosario)

“Emotional influence on information processing in decisions under uncertainty”

  • Tuesday October 26 at 1 pm EST (10 am California - 12 pm Bogota-Lima-Mexico D.F. - 1 pm DC)

Agne Kajackaite (WZB Berlin Social Science Center)

Breaking bad: Misfunctioning institutions erode good behavior

  • Tuesday November 9 at 1 pm EST (10 am California - 12 pm Bogota-Lima-Mexico D.F. - 1 pm DC)

Yue Deng (George Mason University)

The Opioid Crisis and Secondary Markets: Evidence from a Laboratory Experiment

  • Tuesday November 23 at 1 pm EST (10 am California - 12 pm Bogota-Lima-Mexico D.F. - 1 pm DC)

Kristian López Vargas (University of California, Santa Cruz)

Disentangling Risk Attitudes and Other-Regarding Preferences: Theory and Experiment” (Joint with Paul Feldman)

  • Tuesday December 7 at 1 pm EST (10 am California - 12 pm Bogota-Lima-Mexico D.F. - 1 pm DC)

Mariana Blanco (Universidad del Rosario)

“How to make a criminal” (Joint with Dan Houser)

  • Tuesday January 18 2022 at 11:30 am EST (8:30 am PST; 11:30 am Bogota, Lima, 10:30 am Mexico D.F)

Mikhail Freer (University of Essex)

Collective Deliberation: Theory and Experiment(jointly with Edgar Castro and César Martinelli)

  • Tuesday February 1 2022 at 11:30 am EST (8:30 am PST; 11:30 am Bogota, Lima, 10:30 am Mexico D.F)

Lucas A. Rentschler (Utah State University)

“Economics of Policing Incentives and Criminal Justice”

  • Tuesday March 1 2022 at 11:30 am EST (8:30 am PST; 11:30 am Bogota, Lima, 10:30 am Mexico D.F)

John Wooders (NYU Abu Dhabi)

Title: “Expertise, Gender, and Equilibrium Play” (joint work with Romain Gauriot and Lionel Page).

  • Tuesday March 15 2022 at 11:30 am EST (8:30 am PST; 11:30 am Bogota, Lima, 10:30 am Mexico D.F)

Axel Ockenfels (University of Cologne, Germany)

Title: "Why is the soft reserve auction so popular?"

  • Tuesday March 29 2022 at 11:30 am ET (8:30 am PT)

Julia Seither (JILAEE & University of Rosario)

Title: "The Economics of Women’s Entrepreneurship" (joint work with Megan Lang)

Contact

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