Event Summer Schools

Experimental Finance Summer School 2017

This academic program was co-organized by the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis. Students were also invited to attend the Experimental Finance 2017 conference from June 14 – 16, 2017.


The goal of this summer school is to support Ph.D. students and postdoctoral students in their first steps in this field.

Call for Participation

Academic program

Sunday, 11 June 2017
7:00 p.m
Welcome reception

Monday, 12 June 2017
9:00 a.m. – 01:00 p.m. CEST
Peter Bossaerts (University of Melbourne) and Sean Crockett (Baruch College): Seminal Topics in Experimental Finance.
2:30 p.m – 5:00 p.m. CEST
Stefan Palan (University of Graz and University of Innsbruck): Experimental Tools I – ztree.
Elena Asparouhova (University of Utah): Experimental Designs and Methods.

Tuesday, 13 June 2017
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. CEST
Peter Bossaerts (University of Melbourne): Tutorial on one Experimental Project from A to Z.
10:30 a.m – 01:00 p.m. CEST
Elena Asparouhova (University of Utah) and Peter Bossaerts (University of Melbourne): Experimental Tools II – Flex-e-markets.
02:30 p.m – 05:00 p.m. CEST
Felix Holzmeister (University of Innsbruck): Experimental Tools III – o-Tree.
05:30 p.m – 06:30 p.m. CEST
Peter Bossaerts (University of Melbourne) and Elena Asparouhova (University of Utah): How to publish a paper in Experimental Finance.
07:00 p.m
Summer school reception.


  • Elena Asparouhova (University of Utah) 
  • Peter Bossaerts (University of Melbourne) 
  • Nobuyuki Hanaki (University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, GREDEG)
  • Michael Kirchler (University of Innsbruck and University of Gothenburg)
  • Stefan Palan (University of Graz and University of Innsbruck)