Econometrics, Statistics and Empirical Economics

S312 Bachelor Thesis on Empirical Economics

This seminar is jointly offered by the departments of Prof. Dr. Martin Biewen (Statistics, Econometrics and Quantitative Methods) and Prof. Dr. Joachim Grammig (Econometrics, Statistics and Empirical Economics).

Due to the Corona pandemic, there will be no preliminary meeting in person. Instead, please join the ILIAS folder, where you will have to upload a current transcript of records and fill out a survey regarding your topic preferences by October 17, 2021, 11:55pm. Your supervisor will be assigned to you based on your indicated preferences, and you will be contacted by her/him once the decision has been made.


Prof. Dr. Martin Biewen

Prof. Dr. Joachim Grammig

Dr. Julie Schnaitmann

Dr. Jantje Sönksen

Dalia Elshiaty

Constantin Hanenberg

Marian Rümmele

Miriam Sturm


B.Sc. in Economics and Business Administration

B.Sc. in International Economics

B.Sc. in International Business Administration

Level 3rd year Bachelor
Time and Place See timeline below

Applied Econometrics (or comparable)

Language English or German
Credit Points 12

1. Presentation of draft

2. Bachelor thesis

3. Final presentation


until 17.10.2021, 11:55pm Upload transcript of records to the  Ilias folder and fill out survey regarding topic preferences  

until 22.10.2021

Assignment to supervisor via email
until 28.10.2021 Discussion of the chosen topic with supervisor  
29.10.2021 Start of bachelor thesis  
03.12.2021 Presentation of first draft and feedback time and format tba
07.01.2022, noon (12:00) Deadline for submitting bachelor thesis  
14.01.2022 Presentation of final thesis time and format tba

Preliminary meeting

Time and place for the preliminary meeting will be announced on this page. Participants are asked to have a rough idea regarding a possible topic of their bachelor thesis when attending the preliminary meeting. Here and here are some of the topics chosen in previous semesters.

General information

Formal guidelines