Event Summer Schools

Experimental Finance Summer School 2021 (online)

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 2021 Conference from June 16 – 18, 2021.


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

Call for Participation
You have to make an application, hand in your CV as well as a motivation letter, and select your preferred major.

Academic program

In addition to the lectures, students will select one of the lecture topics as their major and will participate in a group assignment designed by the lecturer of this topic (e.g., writing and critical review, designing an experiment, etc).

Monday, 14 June 2021
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. CEST (9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EDT)
Felix Holzmeister (University of Innsbruck): Software Applications in Experimental Finance. A primer in oTree.
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. CEST (12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. EDT)
Mark DeSantis (Chapman University): Cognitive Finance.

Tuesday, 15 June 2021
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. CEST (9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EDT)
Sébastien Pouget (Toulouse School of Economics): Experiments on Socially Responsible Investments.
6:00 p.m – 9:00 p.m. CEST (12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. EDT)
Stefan Nagel (University of Chicago Booth School of Business): Subjective Beliefs in Asset Pricing.