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Academic year 2019-2020
|June 8 - 12|
Evaluating Social Programs, US 2020, organized by J-PAL Global & J-PAL North America
|June 2 - 7|
Sunbelt 2020 conference, organized by International Network for Social Network Analysis (INSNA)
IGL Winter Research Meeting 2019 in VU University Amsterdam. The deadline for abstract submission is 16.9.2019. For more information, click here
4th INSEAD RCT Days, in collaboration with Field Days – Experiments outside the Lab. Submission deadline for full papers or early stage proposals is on 31.5.2019. For more information, click here
MIT conference: 2019 Conference on Digital Experimentation (CODE)
INSEAD Decision Sciences and EPS area seminar: Yan Chen (University of Michigan): Motivating Contributions to Public Information Goods: A Personalized Field Experiment on Wikipedia
Workshop Experiments in Entrepreneurship
Organization Science – special issue on experiments in organizational theory. Submission deadline is on 15.9.2019. For more information, click here
Advances with Field Experiments 2019 Conference
The paper “Categorial Cognition and Outcome Efficiency in Impact Investing Decisions” by Matthew Lee, Arzi Adbi and Jasjit Singh has been accepted for publication by the Strategic Management Journal.
AOM 2019 Annual Meeting - PDW Workshops
Lucia Del Carpio (INSEAD) and Maria Guadalupe (INSEAD): More Women in Tech? Evidence from a field experiment addressing social identity. Harvard Kennedy School.
|JEMS - special issue on field experiments. Submission deadline is on 30.6.2019. For more information, click here|
Workshop on experiments in corporate and entrepreneurial finance on 7.6.2019 in Lyon. For more information, click here
IGL 2019– Research Meeting on 21.5.2019 in Berlin. For more information, click here
INSEAD EPS area seminar: Eliana La Ferrara (Bocconi University): The Entertaining Way to Behavioral Change: Fighting HIV with MTV
Careem and INSEAD sign MOU for academic research
INSEAD Strategy area seminar: Alfonso Gambardella (Bocconi University): Why Do “Scientific” Entrepreneurs (Successfully) Take More Time to Act? Evidence from a Field Experiment
INSEAD Decision Sciences area seminar: Gui Liberali (Rotterdam School of Management): When Consumers Change: Multi-Armed Bandits meet HMM
Erasmus School of Economics and Tinbergen Institute workshop: Field Days: Experiments Outside the Lab
|November 14||INSEAD EPS area seminar: Moses Shayo (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)|
How Do Markets Affect Values and Votes? Two Studies:
INSEAD OB area seminar: Chris Liu (Rotman School of Management - University of Toronto): From the Ground Up: Gender, Space, and Self-Employment in a Colombian Housing Project
Harvard Kennedy School - Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD): HKS Online Pilot Program
INSEAD Conference on Network Evolution 6.0
MIT conference: 2018 Conference on Digital Experimentation (CODE)
J-PAL Executive Education: Evaluating Social Programs, Europe 2018 at Bocconi University, Milan, Italy. For more information, click here.
Strategic Management Society: Experimenting with Experiments? An Experiment Development Workshop in Paris. For more information, click here.
|Aug 31 - Sept 1|
The 3rd INSEAD Doriot Entrepreneurship Conference (IDEC), INSEAD Europe Campus.
INSEAD EPS area seminar: Florian Englmaier (University of Munich): The Effect of Incentives in Non-Routine Analytical Team Tasks - Evidence from a Field Experiment
INSEAD EPS area seminar: Erica Field (Duke University): On Her Account: Can Strengthening Women’s Financial Control Boost Female Labor Supply
IGL Research Meeting: IGL will host a research meeting on June 12th at the Harvard Business School. The submission deadline for abstracts is on 19.2. For more information, click here.
|June 11 - 15|
J-PAL Executive Education: Evaluating Social Programs, US 2018, MIT Cambridge, MA, USA. For more information, click here.
JEMS Call for papers: Special Issue on Field Experiments. For more information, click here.
|INSEAD research project: Peer Effects in Corporate Modern Slavery Reporting by Matthew Lee and Jasjit Singh|
SWAT Team to support with the design of a randomized field experiment
EU research funding for randomized field experiments: The European Commission has launched a new call to fund experimental pilot projects undertaken by regional and national agencies that run innovation support programs for SMEs and startups. The funding amount per project is up to EUR 500k, and the submission deadline is on 27th of March. For more information, click here.
INSEAD Marketing area seminar: Anirban Mukhopadhyay (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology): Choice and Quantity in Food-Related Self-Control: Theory and Evidence from Lab and Field
3rd INSEAD Research Workshop on Randomized Field Experiments
INSEAD Technology and Operations Management area seminar: Jason Acimovic (Pennsylvania State University): Show or Tell? A Tanzanian Mobile Money Field Experiment Measuring the Impacts of SMS Messages on Agent Performance.
Jasjit Singh, Matthew Lee, and Arzi Adbi, won the best proposal award for the corporate social responsibility and sustainability track at the Strategic Management Society 2018 India Conference for their paper “Outcome Efficiency in Impact Investing Decisions”.
INSEAD EPS area seminar: Clément de Chaisemartin (University of California Santa Barbara): The Classroom-wide Impact of a Behavioral Program for Disruptive Students: Effects on Disruptive Students, Classmates, and Teachers.
INSEAD joint seminar by the Social Innovation Centre, EPS Area and the James M. and Cathleen D. Stone Centre for the Study of Wealth Inequality: Esther Duflo (The Massachusetts Institute of Technology): The Impact of Free Secondary Education: Experimental Evidence from Ghana
INSEAD cross areas seminar: Spyros Zoumpoulis (INSEAD): Efficiently Evaluating Targeting Policies Using Field Experiments
INSEAD working paper: More Women in Tech? Evidence from a field experiment addressing social identity by Lucia Del Carpio and Maria Guadalupe
MIT conference: 2017 Conference on Digital Experimentation (CODE)
INSEAD EPS area seminar: Jack Willis: Time vs. State in Insurance: Experimental Evidence from Contract Farming in Kenya
INSEAD-JPAL Training Workshop on Randomized Field Experiments
|INSEAD working paper: Efficiently Evaluating Targeting Policies Using Field Experiments by Duncan Simester, Artem Timoshenko, and Spyros I. Zoumpoulis.|
EGOS conference: PDW on Experimental Research in Organization Studies
AIB 2017 conference: Presentation by Arzi Adbi (INSEAD): Women’s Disempowerment and the Market for Skin Whitening Products: Experimental Evidence from India (in collaboration with Chirantan Chatterjee (Indian School of Business), Zoe Kinias (INSEAD) and Jasjit Singh (INSEAD))
INSEAD research project: Promoting Mobility as a Service: Public Acceptance and Behavioral Responses by Ziv Carmon
J-PAL Global Executive Education 2017 Course
Sunbelt Conference, Session: Networks and experiments: Presentation by Florian Schloderer (INSEAD RCT Lab): Connecting Newcomers to a Social Network with the Right Alters: Designing a Randomized Field Experiment to Test Network Interventions (in collaboration with Miguel Lobo, INSEAD)
INSEAD Doriot Entrepreneurship Conference
Conference papers (using Randomized Field Experiments)
INSEAD Guest lecture: Florian Schloderer (Lecturer, INSEAD Randomized Controlled Trials Lab): Introduction: Randomized Field Experiments in Digital Marketing
UCLA Conference: West Coast Experiments Conference 2017
INSEAD guest lecture: Florian Schloderer (Lecturer, INSEAD Randomized Controlled Trials Lab): Introduction to Randomized Field Experiments
INSEAD EPS area seminar: Rohini Pande (Harvard University): E-governance, Accountability, and Leakage in Public Programs: Experimental Evidence from a Financial Management Reform in India
|January 26||INSEAD working paper: Why Advertising Safety isn’t Safe? Reminder Effect and Consumers’ Responses to Product Quality Information by Juan Ma, Zhaoning Wang, and Tarun Khanna|
RFP for Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD) at Harvard Kennedy School - Research funding opportunity: Labor market research in Saudi Arabia
INSEAD EPS area seminar: Sarah Cattan: Estimating the Production Function for Human Capital: Results from a Randomized Controlled Trial in Colombia
INSEAD and ILO Evidence Symposium: Promoting Entrepreneurship for Inclusive Growth and Decent Jobs
Day 1: Academic Research Workshop (14.11.2016)
Day 2: Stakeholder Symposium (15.11.2016)
INSEAD award: Arzi Adbi received the Best Poster Award for PhD Students and Young Scholars by the INSEAD Randomized Controlled Trials Lab and the ILO’s Taqeem Initiative at the ILO-INSEAD Evidence Symposium: Promoting Entrepreneurship for Inclusive Growth and Decent Jobs on November 14th to 15th at the INSEAD Middle East Campus. Poster title: Investor Behavior in “Impact Investing”: How Much Do Social and Financial Outcomes Really Matter?
INSEAD EPS area seminar: Lucia Del Carpio (INSEAD): More women in Tech? Evidence from a field experiment addressing social identity
INSEAD working paper: Women’s Disempowerment and the Market for Skin Whitening Products: Experimental Evidence from India by Arzi Adbi, Zoe Kinias and Jasjit Singh
INSEAD publication: Facilitating Women’s Success in Business: Interrupting the Process of Stereotype Threat Through Affirmation of Personal Values by Zoe Kinias and Jessica Sim
INSEAD research project: Investor Behavior in “Impact Investing”: How Much Do Social and Financial Outcomes Really Matter? by Matthew Lee, Arzi Adbi and Jasjit Singh
IGL - Innovation Growth Lab - Research funding opportunity: Grants programme for RCTs on innovation, entrepreneurship and business growth
MIT conference: Digital Experimentation at MIT (CODE)
INSEAD working paper: Customizing Marketing Decisions Using Field Experiments by Duncan Simester, Artem Timoshenko, and Spyros I. Zoumpoulis.
|September 23||Strategic Management Society (SMS) conference: Milan Extension: Experimental Designs in Strategic Management Research|
|September 23||INSEAD Finance area seminar: Gilles Chemla (Imperial College Business School): Bayesian Expectancy Invalidates Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Medical Trials and The Paradox of Policy-Relevant RCTs and Natural Experiments|
INSEAD EPS area seminar: Sylvain Chassang (Princeton University): Decision Theoretic Approaches to Experiment Design and External Validity
|September 9||INSEAD joint seminar by Strategy and Organisational Behaviour area: Arzi Adbi, Zoe Kinias and Jasjit Singh (INSEAD): Women’s Disempowerment and Preference for Beauty Products: An Experimental Examination of Skin Whitening Creams in India|
INSEAD research project: Women’s Disempowerment and the Market for Skin Whitening Products: Experimental Evidence from India by Arzi Adbi, Zoe Kinias and Jasjit Singh
|June 28||INSEAD EPS area seminar: Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak (Yale University): The Economics of Enforcement|
|June 17||INSEAD Organisational Behaviour area seminar: Damon Phillips (Columbia Graduate School of Bu): Leadership and the Single Woman Penalty: A Role Expectations Account of Promotion Penalties toward Female Professionals|
INSEAD working paper: All That Glitters Is Not Gold: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial on Social Media Use in Entrepreneurship Education in the United Arab Emirates by Florian Schloderer and Stephen J. Mezias
Stanford GSB: West Coast Experiments Conference
|May 2||INSEAD joint seminar by Social Innovation Centre and the Decision Sciences area: Dan Goldstein (Microsoft Research): Improving the Communication of Newsworthy Numbers to Laypeople|
|INSEAD joint seminar by Marketing, EPS area, and INSEAD RCT Lab|
Janet Schwartz (A.B. Freeman School): Gain Without Pain: The Extended Effects of a Behavioral Health Intervention
INSEAD research paper: Philanthropic Campaigns and Customer Behavior: Field Experiments in an Online Taxi Booking Company by Jasjit Singh, Nina Teng and Serguei Netessine
|April 8||INSEAD Marketing area seminar: Bart Bronnenberg (Tilburg University): Changing Their Tune: How Consumers' Adoption of Online Streaming Affects Music Consumption and Discovery|
|March 23||INSEAD EPS area seminar: Emily Breza (Columbia University): The Moral Effects of Pay Inequality|
|March 18||INSEAD Marketing area seminar: David Dubois (INSEAD) - Sharing with Friends versus Strangers. How Interpersonal Closeness Influences Word-of-Mouth Valence|
|February 12||INSEAD Strategy area seminar: Jasjit Singh (INSEAD): Corporate Philanthropy and Customer Outcomes: Field Experiments Examining Charity-Linked Promotions in Taxi Booking |
INSEAD 4th CEPR Workshop on Incentives, Management and Organisation
INSEAD research project: Revenue Models for Rechargeable Off-Grid Energy in Rwanda by Bhavani Uppari Shanker, Ioana Popescu and Serguei Netessine
INSEAD research project: Technology and Leadership Training for Women in Peru by Maria Guadalupe and Lucia Del Carpio
INSEAD research project: Philanthropic Campaigns and Customer Behavior: Field Experiments in an Online Taxi Booking Company by Jasjit Singh, Nina Teng and Serguei Netessine
INSEAD 1st Randomized Controlled Trials Day workshop
Part 1: INSEAD RCT Research Workshop
Part 2: INSEAD RCT Majlis: How To Make Better Decisions Based on Evidence from Field Experiments
INSEAD research project: All That Glitters Is Not Gold: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial on Social Media Use in Entrepreneurship Education in the United Arab Emirates by Florian Schloderer and Stephen J. Mezias
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