Experimental Auctions


Experimental Auction Summer School 2023, 19-24 Jun 2023, Zagreb; Deadline 30 Mar


Author: Maurizio Canavari

Experimental Auction Summer School 2023
10th edition – Zagreb, June 19-24, 2023

Dear ELMAR subscribers,

The 10th edition of the Summer School is now accepting applications.

The application form can be found at the following link:

https://experimentalauctions.jimdofree.com/application-and-enrolment/ .

The early application deadline is set on March 30, 2023.

Applicants will be evaluated and if admitted they will be eligible to pay the reduced or regular fee, depending on their status. After this date, the late fees will apply.

Please pass the information to anyone who could be interested.

We look forward to meeting you in Zagreb!

Director: Prof. Maurizio Canavari
Local organizer: Prof. Marija Cerjak

University of Bologna Summer School on Experimental Auctions:
Theory and Applications in Food Marketing and Consumer Preferences Analysis

Zagreb, June 19-24, 2023.

The “Experimental Auctions” Summer School focuses on learning fundamentals and advances of experimental auctions in food marketing and consumer preference analysis. It covers experimental design techniques, software applications, and workshops on food market valuation, data analysis models, and policy implications.


  • Rodolfo M. Nayga, jr. – Department of Agricultural Economics at Texas A&M University, USA
  • Jayson L. Lusk – Department of Agricultural Economics at Purdue University, USA
  • Andreas Drichoutis – Department of Agricultural Economics at Agricultural University of Athens, Greece
  • Maurizio Canavari – Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences at Alma Mater Studiorum-University of Bologna, Italy

Target Audience

The course is for consultants, graduate students, PhD students, academics, and practitioners with a master’s degree in agriculture, economics, statistics or equivalent. Bachelor’s degree students with a dissertation advisor recommendation may also be considered.


Enrollment limited to 40 students, accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Applications evaluated based on CV and motivation letter. An endorsement letter from academic supervisor is welcome.

Relevant dates

  • Applications opening February 7, 2023
  • Early application deadline March 30, 2023
  • Admission notice April 5, 2023
  • Late application deadline May 20, 2023
  • Late admission notice May 25, 2023
  • Enrolment opening April 5, 2023
  • Payment deadline for early applicants April 15, 2023

Please feel free to spread the information among your professional contacts.