The summer school "Experimental Auctions: Theory and Applications in Food Marketing and Consumer Preferences Analysis" is aimed at learning the fundamentals and the recent advances of experimental auctions. It will provide the appropriate techniques to construct an experimental design, with software applications and workshops regarding specific problems in the fields of food market valuation. It will also provide the appropriate knowledge of the models used in the experimental auction literature for the data analysis. Results interpretation and policy implications will be also discussed.

 

The course is taught by Rodolfo M. Nayga, Jayson L. LuskAndreas Drichoutis, and Maurizio Canavari

 

Lectures are given from Tuesday July 2 to Tuesday July 9, 7 hours per day on 6 weekdays. As a general structure, each day is based on 4 periods of teaching (2 in the morning before lunch break and 2 in the afternoon and early evening), dealing with Theory, Applications, and Tutorial on pc.

 

A certificate will be awarded to all participants. A final exam is scheduled on Tuesday July 9 for those who need the certificate of attendance to be associated to a grade in order to ask for credits recognition.

The Summer School is endorsed by the Italian Society of Agri-food Economics (SIEA).

Organization

Director
Prof. Maurizio Canavari
Department of Agri-Food Sciences and Technologies
Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna, Italy

 

Viale Giuseppe Fanin, 50

40127 Bologna - Italy

e-mail: maurizio.canavari@unibo.it

tel. +39 051 2096108

fax +39 051 2096105

  

Co-organizer
Prof. Lucie Sirieix

 

Unité Mixte de Recherche "Marchés, organisations, institutions et stratégies d'acteurs" (UMR Moisa)

CIRAD-UMR 99 MOISA

TA C-99/15

73 rue Jean-François Breton

 

34398 Montpellier Cedex 5, France

  

  

Managing Secretariat
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Administration Secretariat

Dott. Alessandro Vriz

Fondazione Alma Mater

Via delle Belle Arti, 42 - 40126 Bologna

e-mail: a.vriz@fondazionealmamater.it

tel. +39 051 2091409

fax: +39 051 2091356

How to reach the School venue

The summer school will take place at the Campus la Gaillarde INRA / Montpellier SupAgro

 2, place Pierre Viala

 34060 Montpellier Cedex 2, France

The University

campus is close to the centre of town, 1500 metres from the Arc de Triomphe (Port du Peyrou) and 3 km from the Central Station.

How to reach Montpellier

Montpellier can be reached in several ways.

An overview is available here.

 

By airplane

- Aéroport Montpellier Méditerranée

 

From Montpellier Méditerrannée airport, take the shuttle (navette) to downtown Montpellier. Take the tramway line 1 (blue) direction Mosson and stop at the train station. From there, take bus n° 6 near the square, on the left, direction Euromédecine / Stop at Pierre Viala.

 

 Buses are running from 6am to 9pm.

 

More information:

https://www.supagro.fr/web/en/pages/open_plan_acces.html

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