Two PhD Scholarships for EU-funded Innovative Training Network at Ca’ Foscari, Venice

Duration of the Funding: 36 months (Gross amount per month, it may include also family allowance. See documentation at
Application Deadline: Jan 15, 2017

The Department of Economics of Ca’ Foscari University, Venice, Italy offers two PhD Scholarships in the framework of EU-funded ExSIDE Innovative Training Network ‘Expectations and Social Influence Dynamics in Economics’, (
We look for 2 doctoral fellows to be engaged in cutting edge interdisciplinary research combined with a structured curriculum of training activities on behavioral/experimental economics and agent-based models of tax evasion.
Selected candidates will enter a 36 month work contract and will be employed in Venice (two years) and Paris/Amsterdam (one year). Additional information can be found at, (or,
n. 2 for experimental economics and n. 15 for tax evasion).

Informal inquiries can be directed to the coordinators Michele Bernasconi () and Paolo Pellizzari ()
Other 5 PhD Scholarships will be shortly offered by the department of Economics aiming at training for 48 months
selected students for a career as economists in academic institutions or in research departments of national and
international organizations, public institutions, private corporations, central banks, financial institutions. More info
will shortly appear on

Area of Study or Research:

  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Business

Application Requirements:

  • Personal data/curriculum vitae
  • Motivation letter
  • Personal Statement
  • See documentation at