Department of Institutional, Environmental and Experimental Economics

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KIE on the road:

  • Lubomír Cingl presented a paper „ A new measure of stereotypes in the workplace“ at the 2017 Florence Konstanz Workshop on Behavioral and Experimental Economics: Social Norms in Multi-Ethnic Societies – Bridging Behavioural Social Sciences, Florence, November 2-4, 2017.
  • Pavel Pelikán was invited as one of four members of a roundtable discussion on “The role of the state in economic development” at the 29th Annual Conference of EAEPE (European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy) at the Corvinus Univeristy, Budapest, Hungary, October 19-21, 2017.
  • Klára Kalíšková gave an invited talk at the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) of her paper “Tax and Transfer Policies and the Female Labor Supply in the EU” on October 18, 2017.
  • Lubomír Cingl presented a paper „ Gender, Stress and Financial Speculations: Experimental Evidence “ at the 12th Nordic Conference on Experimental and Behavioral Economics, Gothenburg, October 5-6, 2017.

The Department of Institutional, Environmental and Experimental Economics of the Faculty of Economics and Public Administration at the University of Economics, Prague was founded in 2006. It is an international department, with about a third of its core faculty members coming from abroad. The research agenda of the faculty members spans between institutional economics, law and economics, energy economics, experimental economics and psychology. They regularly publish in international peer-reviewed journals.

The Department organizes a weekly Research Seminar Series in which academics from around the world present their new research. The Department also runs the Laboratory of Experimental Economics, a state-of-the-art facility for experimental research.


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