Experimental Economics

A.Y. 2020/2021
Course offered to students on the PhD programme in
Overall hours
Lesson period
November 2020
The course is an introduction to the methodology of Experimental Economics, which has be-come a major area of empirical research. The main objective of the course is to teach students how experimental methods can be used to inform economic research and practice. Although mostly focused on methodology rather than topics, the course should also provide an introduction to some principles of Behavioral Economics.
Knowledge of Microeconomic Theory and Mathematical analysis (multivariate calculus and optimization)
For first year students - Mandatory for Economics PhD students.
Assessment methods
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
How to enrol


The course enrolment deadline is usually the 25th day of the month prior to the start date. More specifically:

  • for courses starting in September 2021, until 30 August 2021.

Deadlines for enrolment in courses of the next academic year (2021/2022) will be announced.

How to enrol

  1. Access enrolment on PhD courses online service using your University login details
  2. Select the desired programme and click on Registration (Iscrizione) and then on Register (Iscriviti)

Ignore the option "Exam session date” that appears during the enrolment procedure.


For help please contact phd@unimi.it