Experimental Economics

, Volume 10, Issue 2, pp 171–178 | Cite as

z-Tree: Zurich toolbox for ready-made economic experiments

  • Urs FischbacherEmail author
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z-Tree (Zurich Toolbox for Ready-made Economic Experiments) is a software for developing and conducting economic experiments. The software is stable and allows programming almost any kind of experiments in a short time. In this article, I present the guiding principles behind the software design, its features, and its limitations.


Experiment Experimental software 


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© Economic Science Association 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute for Empirical Research in EconomicsZurichSwitzerland

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