Informal Workshop on Science Communication and Information

Room 5-e4-sr04 (floor 5, Via Rontgen 1)

9:30-10:00    Fabio Tufano (with John List and Zach Maniadis)
The Implications of the ‘Credibility Crisis’ for Economics:  We Only Know that We Know (Almost) Nothing

10:00-10:30    Martin Dufwenberg (with Peter Martinsson)
Keeping Researchers Honest: The Case for Sealed-Envelope-Submissions

10:30-11:00    Alfredo Di Tillio (with Marco Ottaviani and Peter Norman Sørensen)
Strategic Sample Selection

11:00-11:30    Coffee & discussion

11:30-12:00    Zach Maniadis (with Thomas Gall)
Evaluating Transparency as a Solution to the Problem of False Positives in Science

12:00-12:30    Peter Norman Sørensen  (with Marco Ottaviani)
How to Combine Reviews in Expert Panels

12:30-14:00    Lunch & discussion

14:00-14:30    Marco Ottaviani (with Debrah Meloso)
The Mechanics of Reputational Cheap Talk: An Experiment with Crystal Balls

14:30-15:00    Josh Miller (with Martin Dufwenberg)
Equilibrium Play in Experimental Parimutuel Games

The financial support of ERC Research Grant n.295835 is gratefully acknowledged.

If you are interested in attending the Workshop please email Marco at