Event Summer Schools

Experimental Finance Summer School 2018

This academic program was co-organized by the University of Heidelberg. Students were also invited to attend the Experimental Finance 2018 conference from June 20 – 22, 2018.


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, 17 June 2018
7:00 p.m
Informal get-together

Monday, 18 June 2018
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CEST
Ryan Oprea (University of California, Santa Barbara): Dynamic-Stochastic Choice Experiments.
2:00 p.m – 5:00 p.m. CEST
Elena Asparouhova (University of Utah): The Efficient Markets Hypothesis: Overview of Experimental Evidence and Hands-on Design with Flex-E-Markets.

Tuesday, 19 June 2018
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CEST
Peter Bossaerts (University of Melbourne): Neuroeconomics: What is it and Why should you care?
2:00 p.m – 5:00 p.m. CEST
Martin Weber (University of Mannheim): Description vs. experience – How to educate people about distributions.


  • Elena Asparouhova (University of Utah) 
  • Peter Bossaerts (University of Melbourne) 
  • Stefan Trautmann (Heidelberg University)
  • Christian König-Kersting (Heidelberg University)
  • Matthias Stefan (University of Innsbruck)