Mainz Workshop on Behavioural and Emotional Economics

January 23, 2012

University of Mainz Campus / room 03-150 (ReWi I)

Jakob-Welder-Weg 4, 55128 Mainz

Workshop Program

Keynote speech: Robert Sugden (University of East Anglia)

(The workshop is public and open to all. Those who want to attend without presenting should send an email to the . We would then inform you of the hotel where all guests are staying and would make a booking for the conference dinner (if of interest). For organizational reasons, we would like to ask those who attend without presenting to make their own accommodation arrangements.)


09:50 - 10:00 Welcome and Introduction
10.00 - 11:00
Eyal Winter (Hebrew University), Mental Equilibrium and Rational Emotions
11:00 - 12:00
Klaus Wälde (Gutenberg University Mainz), Emotional tension, personality and communication
lunch at Baron
14:30 - 15:30
Rainer Reisenzein (University Greifswald), Language and emotion from the perspective of the computational belief-desire theory of emotion
15:30 - 16:30 Avichai Snir (Bar-Ilan University), Probably selfish
16:30 - 17:00
coffee break
17:00 - 18:30
Robert Sugden (University of East Anglia), Reciprocity as returning kindness for kindness, and reciprocity as cooperation for mutual advantage

(Keynote speech and departmental seminar)

 19:00  conference dinner at Ristorante al Cortile