Contests: Theory and Evidence Conference 2018 Contests: Theory and Evidence Conference 2018


Contests: Theory and Evidence

25 - 26 June 2018


  • The Centre for Behavioural and Experimental Social Science at the University of East Anglia, UK, is pleased to announce its fourth annual conference “Contests: Theory and Evidence” to be held Monday 25 June and Tuesday 26 June 2018, in the University of East Anglia campus in Norwich.

    In the previous three years this conference has brought together leading researchers from over 50 different institutions around the globe.

    Keynote speaker and other confirmed participants:
    The Keynote speaker for this event is Prof Kyung Hwan Baik (Sungkyunkwan University). Other confirmed speakers include Prof Kai Konrad (MPI Munich) and Prof Dan Kovenock (Chapman University).

    Key dates:
    Submission deadline: 15 April 2018.
    Acceptance decision: 30 April 2018.
    Registration deadline: 15 May 2018.
    Conference: 25-26 June 2018.

    Travel / Accommodation / Registration fee:
    Unfortunately, we cannot cover travel or accommodations, but will be happy to provide advice regarding these. 

    There will be a nominal registration fee of GBP 50 that will be charged online along with the registration. This fee will partially cover the conference materials, lunches, refreshments, and two dinners.  We are able to waive the registration fee for a limited number of students from developing countries; please contact with enquiries on this.

  • Read our Conference Programme Here

  • We will keep this conference webpage updated with the latest details.

  • In the case of any other questions, please contact the organisers Subhasish M. Chowdhury ( or Theodore Turocy (

    We look forward to welcoming you to the beautiful city of Norwich (whether for the first time, or again) this June.