FAIR organises and hosts conferences, seminars, workshops and PhD courses every year.
Phd course by karthik muralidharan
Karthik Muralidharan is a associate professor of economics at the University of California, San Diego and will be teaching a four day PhD course at NHH in Bergen 6.-9. August 2018.
The objective of the course is ﬁeld experiments, and summarize the most important patterns of ﬁndings from this body of research. It will discuss some of the limitations of ﬁeld experiments and strategies for mitigating them through better design and aims to provide a practical toolkit on design, implementation, measurement and data collection, analysis, and interpretation of ﬁeld experiments in education.
Course code: ECS559
Application deadline: 20. July
phd course by george Loewenstein
George Loewenstein is a Professor of Economics and Psychology at Carnegie Mellon University and will be teaching a four day PhD course at NHH in Bergen 20.-23. August 2018.
This course will provide a PhD-level introduction to Behavioural Economics – the application of insights and research findings from psychology (and other disciplines, including neuroscience) to economics. We will explore both how ideas in behavioural economics are being formalized in economic analysis, and how they are being tested using a wide range of methods, ranging from lab experiments to field studies.
Course code: ECS560
Application deadline: 5. August