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2017 Symposium on Economic Experiments in Developing Countries (SEEDEC)

Call for submissions for the 2017 Symposium on Economic Experiments in Developing Countries (SEEDEC), to be held at the University of East Anglia on 20th and 21st April.

The aim of the conference is to bring together the community of scholars who employ laboratory experimental economics methods for research in developing countries. Keynote speakers are Eliana La Ferrara (Bocconi University) and Macartan Humphreys (Columbia University). The conference will consist of plenary and parallel sessions.

Submissions are invited for papers that reflect SEEDEC's broad research agenda which includes studies involving lab experiments in the field (in contract to focusing on the randomized evaluations that have become widespread in development economics in recent years). The choice of papers will be based on full paper submissions, which should be submitted via the online form by January 22nd 2017. Successful applicants will be notified by February 22nd 2017. Participants are expected to cover their travel and accommodation.

For further information and to submit your paper please visit https://seedec2017.wordpress.com/.