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 Brown Bag Seminar - Despoina Alempaki

14 December 2017 (13:00-14:00)
C20 Portland Building
Preference reversals under strategic uncertainty (C20 Portland)

CeDEx Seminar - Pieter Serneels (University of East Anglia)

19 December 2017 (14:00-15:00)
A40 Sir Clive Granger
The demand for, and impact of, a workplace based insurance against malaria. Experimental evidence from Nigeria (A40 SCG)

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Announcing a Conference in Honour of Vernon L Smith

Awarded a Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2002
20 November 2017

LIONESS Software and This Year's CCC Meeting

Coming Next Week
07 June 2017

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New CeDEx publications

Reciprocity and the tragedies of maintaining and providing the commons by Simon Gaechter, Felix Koelle and Simone Quercia

Communication, leadership and coordination failure by Lu Dong, Maria Montero and Alex Possajennikov

Belief formation in a signaling game without common prior: an experiment by Alex Possajennikov

Team Incentives and Leadership by Michalis Drouvelis, Daniele Nosenzo and Martin Sefton  

The Effect of Voluntary Participation on Cooperation by Daniele Nosenzo and Fabio Tufano

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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
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