Event Summer Schools

Experimental Finance Summer School 2020 (cancelled)

Due to the COVID-19 situation, the Experimental Finance Summer School in 2021 was cancelled/postponed to June 14-15, 2021, in Innsbruck.

This online academic program was co-organized by the Department of Banking and Finance at the University of InnsbruckStudents were also invited to attend the Experimental Finance 2020 conference from June 10 – 12, 2020.


The goal of the summer school was to deepen students’ understanding and knowledge of the field of experimental finance. 

Call for Participation

Academic program

The summer school is scheduled for the two days preceding the conference. It will start on Monday morning and conclude on Tuesday evening. There will be lectures on both days and a dinner, and attendees will have the opportunity to connect and take part in social activities.

Monday, 8 June 2020
Felix Holzmeister (University of Innsbruck): Software Applications in Experimental Finance. A primer in oTree.
Mark DeSantis (Chapman University): Cognitive Finance.

Tuesday, 9 June 2020
Sébastien Pouget (Toulouse School of Economics): Experiments on Socially Responsible Investments.
Stefan Nagel (University of Chicago Booth School of Business): Subjective Beliefs in Asset Pricing.

Venue and Accommodation

The summer school venue is Trend Hotel Austria Congress Innsbruck, which is located within walking distance of Innsbruck’s beautiful old town. We believe the summer school venue offers an inspiring atmosphere for the exchange of ideas and are very much looking forward to welcoming you there.