BREAD Conference on Behavioural Economics and Development

When: Wed, 05 Feb 2020 @ 09:00 - Thu, 06 Feb 2020

Where: United Kingdom

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About the Conference

The Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD) and the Mind and Behaviour Research Group at the Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), University of Oxford, are pleased to announce a Conference on Behavioural Economics and Development that will be hosted at the University of Oxford from Wednesday 5 to Thursday 6 February 2020. The Scientific Organizers of the Conference are: Nava Ashraf (London School of Economics), Marcel Fafchamps (Stanford University), Kate Orkin (University of Oxford) and Simon Quinn (University of Oxford).


Post-event Mind & Behaviour Conference

The BREAD conference will be followed on Friday 7 February by a one-day conference organized by the Mind & Behaviour Research Group, co-hosted by Stefan Dercon, Kate Orkin, and Alan Stein. This conference focuses specifically on the role of cognitive functions and mental health in economic decisions. The conference aims to facilitate new cross-disciplinary collaborations and will include invited presentations of experimental design and work in progress from economists, psychologists, psychiatrists and neuroscientists. All participants to the BREAD Conference are warmly invited to attend.

Please indicate if you would like to attend this event as part of your submission email.


How do I submit a paper for consideration?

The call for papers is now open! Please submit your paper and abstract for consideration via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the text “BREAD Oxford 2020 submission” in the subject line.

Only full-length paper submissions will be considered. Make sure your submission email includes the following information:

  1. The title of the paper being submitted
  2. The full name, address, email, and affiliation of the submitting author
  3. The name and affiliation of the other authors
  4. An abstract of the paper
  5. Whether you plan to attend the Mind and Behaviour Conference on February 7

Do not forget to attach the PDF of the paper to your submission email. Your submission will not be considered without a paper.

The submission deadline is 20 September 2019.

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Call for papers