Centre for Decision Research and Experimental Economics
Centre for Decision Research and Experimental Economics

Welcome to CeDEx

Founded in 2000, the Centre for Decision Research and Experimental Economics (CeDEx) is a world-leading research group. Its research is published in top international journals and the Centre also publishes its own discussion paper series. CeDEx is consistently ranked highly in the field of behavioural economics and has several top-ranking authors affiliated with it.

CeDEx researchers investigate human decision-making using a combination of theoretical and experimental methods. It is based in the School of Economics at The University of Nottingham and has been funded by grants from the ESRC, the Leverhulme Trust, the British Academy and the Nuffield Foundation. Members of CeDEx are affiliated with international research institutions including the Institute for the Future of Labor, the ESRC Network for Integrated Behavioural Science and the EC Joint Research Centre.

CeDEx Seminars

CeDEx Seminar - Mohammed Abdellaoui (HEC Paris)

07 December 2016 (14:00-15:00)
A41 Sir Clive Granger Building
Take your Chance or Take your Time: On the Impact of Risk on Time Discounting (A41 SCG)

CeDEx Brown Bag Seminar - Ivo Schurtenberger

08 December 2016 (13:00-14:00)
C43 Sir Clive Granger
The Superiority of Decentralization In Social Norm Enforcement (C43 SCG)

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Workshop on Social Preferences and Incentives

Starts Tuesday 8 November at 12 noon
03 November 2016

Academic Vacancies in the School of Economics

Positions available at all levels, in all areas of Economics.
14 October 2016

CeDEx Recruiting for Lab Manager Position

More details and how to apply available here
27 September 2016

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New CeDEx publications

Identifying Social Norms Using Coordination Games: Stakeholders vs. Spectators by Hande Erkut, Daniele Nosenzo and Martin Sefton

Discretionary Sanctions and Rewards in the Repeated Inspection Game by Daniele Nosenzo, Theo Offerman, Martin Sefton and Ailko van der Veen

Norm Elicitation in Within-Subject Designs: Testing for Order Effects by Giovanna D’Adda, Michalis Drouvelis and Daniele Nosenzo

Moral consequences of becoming unemployed by Abigail Barr, Luis Miller, and Paloma Ubeda

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Become a paid volunteer

At CeDEx we conduct research into how people make decisions. For that we require the participation of volunteers.

No special skills are required, and most participants will receive a reward (normally cash). 

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Understanding Human Behaviour

The centre is part of the University's Understanding Human Behaviour Research Priority Area.



Centre for Decision Research and Experimental Economics

Sir Clive Granger Building
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 951 4763
Enquiries: suzanne.robey@nottingham.ac.uk Experiments: cedex@nottingham.ac.uk