Global Network Workshop 2016

January 20-21, 2016
NYU Abu Dhabi

NYU Global Network Experimental Social Sciences Workshop highlights experimental research conducted by NYU researchers at the three NYU portal campuses: NYU New York, NYU Abu Dhabi, and NYU Shanghai.

Agenda: Day One

Event Details
Registration / breakfast  
Official welcome  
Paul Glimcher, NYU New York Other regarding Preferences for Friends and Strangers: Evidence Against the Fehr-Schmidt Model
Pablo Hernandez-Lagos, NYU Abu Dhabi Political Identity and Trust
Aaron Kamm, NYU Abu Dhabi
Bargaining with Asymmetries
Group photo and refreshments  
Rebecca Morton, NYU Abu Dhabi and New York The Price of Religion: Experiments in Willingness to Bear Risks for Others in Islamic Communities
Han Il Chang, NYU Abu Dhabi
Hey, look at me, I am biased!: strategic adjustment of ingroup bias for cooperation in an intergroup context
Lunch at the Torch Club  
Eric Dickson, NYU Abu Dhabi
Disentangling the Effects of Legitimacy and Deterrence on Compliance: An Experimental Investigation
Jonathan Rogers, NYU Abu Dhabi Robin Hood or Machiavelli: The effect of cheating on other regarding behavior
Nikos Nikiforakis, NYU Abu Dhabi
Altruistic punishment does not 'fit the crime' in the field
Free time  
Bus departure for dinner  
Dinner, Park Hyatt Beach Lawn, Saadiyat Island  

Agenda: Day Two

Event Details
Registration / breakfast  
Andrew Schotter
Learning and Mechanism Design: An Experimental Test of School Matching Mechanisms With Intergenerational Advice
Simon Siegenthaler, NYU Abu Dhabi Social change and the conformity trap
Christian Koch, NYU Abu Dhabi
The Winner's Curse: Conditional Reasoning vs. Belief Formation
Break / refreshments  
Olivier Bochet, NYU Abu Dhabi
Better Later than Never?
Samreen Malik, NYU Abu Dhabi
Unintended consequences of anti-avoidance tax rules: An experimental analysis
Lunch Torch Club  
Guillaume Frechette, NYU New York
The Role of Rules and Commitment in Communication
Warren Zhang, NYU New York
Social distance and its influence on the probability weighting bias
Break and refreshments  
Aurelie Dariel, NYU Abu Dhabi
Are people really conditionally cooperative?
Agnieszka Tymula, University of Sydney
Canonical Riskless Choice Over Bundles: Ain’t No Reflection Effects Here