Brown Bag Schedule

Brown Bags are held in room 5075 of Vernon Smith Hall on GMU’s Arlington campus, on Thursday from 12:00-1:00pm. Please visit our Seminar archive to see previous speakers and topics.

Spring 2020

Date Title Speaker Affiliation
January 23 Pay Every Subject or Pay Only Some? | Abstract Patrick McAlvanah Federal Trade Commission
February 13 The Impact of Social Media on Belief Formation | Abstract Marco Schwarz University of Innsbruck
Tuesday, February 18 Credibility in Second-Price Auctions: An Experimental Test | Abstract Mikhail Freer University of Essex
February 20 Risky Mistakes and Revisions | Abstract Paul Feldman Johns Hopkins University
February 27 How to Make a Criminal | Abstract Juan Vargas Universidad del Rosario
March 19 CANCELLED When Student Incentives Don’t Work: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Malawi Hyuncheol Bryant Kim Cornell University
March 26 CANCELLED Event Significance Influences Belief Formation: Experimental Evidence from a Taking Game Tim Friehe University of Marburg
April 2 CANCELLED Revealed Preference Analysis of Expected Utility Maximization under Prize-Probability Trade-Offs Bram DeRock Université libre de Bruxelles and KU Leuven
April 16 CANCELLED TBD Moshe Hoffman MIT Media Lab Human Dynamics Group and Harvard University