Vojtěch Zíka, Ph.D.

Vojtěch is a director and founder of the Prague Conference on Behavioral Sciences and CEBEX Summer School on Behavioral Sciences. He received a Ph.D. in Applied Economics at the University of Jan Evangelista Purkyně in Ústí nad Labem, where he serves as a coordinator of research activities at the Laboratories of Behavioral Studies (LABS). Concurrently, he is studying for a Ph.D. in Evolutionary Biology at Charles University.

Research-wise, Vojtěch focuses on experimental economics and its use in behavioral economics. In his overconfidence research, he cooperates with Chapman University (USA).

Vojtěch’s primary expertise lies in human decision-making analysis and designing, programming, and running economic experiments.

Best Publication

Journal of Public Economics (D1) – Identity breeds inequality: Evidence from a laboratory experiment on redistribution (Fischbacher et al., 2023)

Areas of Expertise

  • Experimental Economics
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Evolutionary Approach to Decision-making

Current Affiliations

  • University of New York in Prague
  • University of Jan Evangelista Purkyně in Ústí nad Labem
  • Charles University
  • Chapman University

Past Affiliations

  • University of Economics in Prague
  • CEVRO Institute College
  • ÚZIS, Ministry of Health ČR
  • GŘHS, Ministry of the Interior ČR