8th Workshop in Behavioral and Experimental Health Economics

Vienna, July 27-28, 2023


We are pleased to host the eighth Workshop in Behavioral and Experimental Health Economics in Vienna. The workshop brings together economists and other social/behavioral scientists who apply behavioral insights and experimental methods to study health-related decisions. The workshop is part of the activities of the Behavioural Experiments in Health Network: www.beh-net.org.


We welcome contributions on all topics related economic aspects of health decision making (e.g., preferences, incentives, institutions) applying experimental methods, be it online, laboratory or field experiments. We expect to have both long talks (30 min or more plus discussion) and short talks (5-10 min) that will be accompanied by a poster presentation.


Keynote speakers

Gretchen Chapman (Carnegie Mellon University)

Jonathan Kolstad (University of California, Berkley)



If you are interested in presenting a paper, please submit either the full paper, or an extended abstract of up to 1,000 words that addresses each of the following: objectives, methods, results, and conclusions. Preference will be given to full-paper submissions, particularly for long talks.

Deadline for abstract submission is April 30th, 2023. Authors will be notified regarding the acceptance of their paper by May 31st, 2023. The workshop is taking place in Vienna on July 27th and 28th, 2023.

Participation fee

The participation fee is €200, including meals during the workshop and the workshop dinner. For presenters, the participation fee could potentially be waived contingent on external funding.


Scientific Committee

Cornelia Betsch (University of Erfurt) 

Robert Böhm   (University of Vienna)

Jeannette Brosig-Koch   (University of Magdeburg)

Matteo M. Galizzi   (London School of Economics and Political Science)

Glenn Harrison   (Georgia State University)

Nadja Kairies-Schwarz   (University of Düsseldorf)

Sunita Sah   (Cornell University)

Daniel Wiesen   (University of Cologne)



Local organizer

Robert Böhm

Email: beh-workshop2023@univie.ac.at


Accommodation and further workshop information

The Hotel Regina (Rooseveltplatz 15, 1090 Vienna) offers workshop attendees rooms at a university rate. Prices are as follows: 
180€ per night for a double room including breakfast buffet
135€ per night for a double room for single occupancy including breakfast buffet 

If you are interested, please make a reservation by June 26th, 2023 using the code "BehavExpHealEco" at the following link: https://onepagebooking.com/hotelregina/allotments.

If you have any questions regarding the workshop or the registration please contact beh-workshop2023@univie.ac.at