Hotel

We have contracted with Casa Santo Domingo Hotel, a noted five star hotel and museum located within the ruins of a 16th century monastery. The hotel is located in the heart of Antigua, Guatemala and just 3 minutes from Casa Popenoe by foot. We have secured special rates for the 23rd of February to the 1st of March, 2015.

Price in standard room: US$105.00 + 22% tax (Includes Internet and breakfast for 1) +US$10 (breakfast for 2, optional)

February is high season in Antigua, so in order to take advantage of the discounted price, you need to book before January 18th. Please note that making reservations directly through the hotel or after the 18th of January will likely result in a higher rate. You are free to stay at any other hotel, but logistics will be based around Casa Santo Domingo Hotel.

In order to obtain the discounted rates, please make your reservation by filling out this Reservation Form and send it to reservas@casasantodomingo.com.gt. If you want to book by phone, call (+502) 7820-1220 and mention that you are making the booking under block number 309017. If you have any questions regarding booking, please contact the hotel by phone or email.


Centro Vernon Smith de Economía Experimental at Universidad Francisco Marroquín will host the third Antigua Experimental Economics Workshop & Conference, to be held in Antigua Guatemala. The Workshop will be held on February 24-26th 2015, immediately followed by the Conference on February 26-28th 2015.

We invite experimentalists from around the world and especially those from, or doing research in, Latin America. The main objective of this conference is to strengthen the ties within the experimental economics community, and between Latin America and the rest of the world. Our keynote speakers for the conference are are Jordi Brandts (Instituto de Análisis Económico and Barcelona Graduate School of Economics), Ernesto Reuben (Columbia University) and Markus Mobius (Microsoft Research).

The workshop is aimed at graduate students or researchers interested in learning more about using experimental methods for research. Workshop participants are encouraged to stay and attend the Conference following the Workshop. The workshop will be led by Ernesto Reuben (Columbia University)

Workshop

February 24-26th, Casa Popenoe in Antigua Guatemala

The workshop is aimed at graduate students or researchers interested in learning more about using experimental methods for research, and intends to facilitate and encourage the development of a Latin American community of experimentally inclined researchers. Workshop participants are encouraged to stay and attend the Conference following the conclusion of the Workshop.

Fee

The workshop fee is US$125 (before January 10th) and US$185 (after January 10th). It includes participation and all meals (coffee breaks, lunches and dinners, including closing Gala Dinner) except breakfast (included in lodging). There is a special fee for attendance of both events of US$275 (before January 10th) and US$375 (after January 10th).

Workshop Faculty Leader


Ernesto Reuben
Columbia University

Conference

February 26-28th, Casa Popenoe in Antigua Guatemala

We will host the third Antigua Experimental Economics Conference on February 26-28th in Antigua Guatemala. We invite submissions from experimentalists from around the world. We especially encourage submissions from experimentalists who are from, or interested in doing research in, Latin America. The main objective of this conference is to help strengthen the ties of the experimental economics community within Latin America and between Latin America and the rest of the world, and ensure that Latin American research is on the frontier.

Fee

The conference fee is US$265 for faculty and US$165 for students (before January 10th), or US$335 for faculty and US$225 for students (after January 10th). The fee includes participation and all meals (coffee breaks, lunches and dinners, including Gala Dinner), except breakfast (to be included in lodging).

Keynote Speakers


Jordi Brandts
Instituto de Análisis Económico and Barcelona Graduate School of Economics


Ernesto Reuben
Columbia University


Markus Mobius
Microsoft Research

Location

As the former capital of Guatemala and a UNESCO World Heritage site, Antigua is one of the most beautiful and best preserved colonial cities in the Americas. This peaceful and idyllic location provides the perfect backdrop for the exchange of ideas. Antigua Guatemala is just 50 minutes from Guatemala City and La Aurora International Airport. See a map of Antigua here. Located in the heart of Antigua, Casa Popenoe was the perfect venue to accommodate the Antigua Experimental Economics Workshop and Conference 2012 in this historic city. Casa Popenoe, built in the XVII Century, is one of the most beautiful estates in Antigua and to this day it preserves its original colonial charm. To view a video of Casa Popenoe click here.

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This event is organized by



Local Organizers

Diego Aycinena, Lucas Rentschler, and Mario Gómez. For more information, please contact us at experimentos@ufm.edu

Address

Centro Vernon Smith de Economía Experimental
Universidad Francisco Marroquín
6a. Calle Final Zona 10, 01010
Edificio Escuela de Negocios, Tercer Nivel
Guatemala City, Guatemala
Phone number: +502 2413-3221

This event was generously sponsored by the International Foundation for Research

Registration

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