Experimental Social Science Workshop

We would like to invite academic staff and postgraduate research students to participate in a workshop ‘Experimental Social Science Workshop ’ to be held at the University of Kent on 9-10 September 2021.

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The purpose of the workshop is to highlight the synergy of research in economics, psychology, political science, and anthropology within Eastern Arc universities (Kent, UEA and Essex), and foster collaboration among students and faculty. The workshop aims to showcase and discuss recent advances made by the three universities in the use of experimental and quasi-experimental methods.

Potential topics of interest include, but other topics falling within the remit of the workshop will also be considered:

  1. Development issues
  2. Behavioural issues
  3. Political issues
  4. Historical issues
  5. Group Processes

Keynote speaker: Prof Imran Rasul (UCL)

Submit an abstract

The deadline for paper submissions is 16th July, 2021

Announcements will be made on 23rd July, 2021; the final programme will be available soon after.

The workshop is free for all Eastern ARC staff and PhD students to attend.


The University of Kent, Canterbury Campus: https://www.kent.ac.uk/maps/canterbury/canterbury-campus


Directions for travel: https://www.kent.ac.uk/locations/canterbury/directions.html