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Veranstaltungstitel The Economics of Fairness: Experimental Evidence on how Fairness Considerations shape Human Behavior
Kennzeichen 50342
Veranstaltungsart Blockseminar
Fachgruppe Philosophie
Semester Winter 2019
Dozent(en) Svenja Hippel
Maj-Britt Sterba
Empfehlung(en) Studiensemester 5. Semester (P&E Bachelor)
Bereich(e) V3: Verzahnungsseminar I
V4: Verzahnungsseminar II


The seminar will give an overview over the flourishing literature on the impact of fairness on behaviour in economic settings. We will look at the empirical insights as well as the economic models and philosophical theories guiding this research field. Additionally, students will get an introduction into the scientific method of conducting economic laboratory experiments to help them understand  and interpret the experimental evidence on how fairness considerations shape human behavior.


For application, please write an e-mail to between 1. and 7. September. Please include your name, matriculation number and semester in the e-mail. We will send out acceptances until 14. September. The usual seminar assignment rules apply, so students in the recommended year will be given priority.

Erfordernisse zum Punkteerwerb

2 CP: presentation in the seminar
6 CP: presentation in the seminar + research paper

Zugehörige Termine
von - bis Ort  
Fri. 17.01.2020 S 6 / GW II
Sat. 18.01.2020 S 6 / GW II
Sun. 19.01.2020 S 6 / GW II