Nuffield CESS Conference on Field Experiments June 4, 2013

Conference on Field Experiments in Social Sciences

Centre for Experimental Social Sciences

Nuffield College, University of Oxford

Tuesday, 4th June 2013

Tuesday, 4th June

08:30-08:40    Overview (Raymond Duch, Centre for Experimental Social Sciences, Nuffield College)

08:40-09:55    Macartan Humphreys (Columbia University):

Public Health and Knowledge Sharing in Divided Societies: Evidence from Congo

09:55-10:10    Coffee Break

10:10-11:25    Delia Baldassarri (NYU):

Cooperative Networks: Altruism, Group Solidarity, and Reciprocity in Ugandan Farmer Organizations

11:25-12:40    Jessica Goldberg (University of Maryland):

Kwacha Gonna Do? Experimental Evidence about Labor Supply in Rural Malawi

12:40-13:40    Lunch, Buttery Nuffield College

13:40-17:00    Don Green (Columbia University):

Workshop on Introduction to Field Experiments

Recommended reading:

“Statistical Analysis of Results from Laboratory Studies in Experimental Economics:

A Critique of Current Practice‚ÄĚ (with Andrej Tusicisny)


Alan S. Gerber and Donald P. Green. Field Experiments: Design, Analysis, and

Interpretation (2012, W.W. Norton & Company) (15:15-15:30   Coffee Break)

17:00-17:15    Closing Remarks (Raymond Duch, Centre for Experimental Social Sciences, Nuffield College)