Statistics, Econometrics and Quantitative Methods

S520 Topics in International Economics and Finance



Prof. Dr. Martin Biewen
Prof. Dr. Joachim Grammig
Dipl.-Math. Andos Juhasz
Dipl.-Vw. Stephan Jank
Dipl.-Vw.Tobias Langen
Dr. Franziska Peter
Dr. Thomas Dimpfl

Profiles:M.Sc. in International Economics and Finance
M.Sc. in European Economics
M.Sc. in International Economics and American/ East Asian/ European/ Middle Eastern Studies
M.Sc. in Accounting and Finance
M.Sc. in General Management
M.Sc. in European Management
Prerequisites:At least one successfully completed master course in the field of econometrics
Time and Place:

13 January 2012, Mohlstr. 36, Room E09

Deadline for submitting09 January 2012, 12:30pm, Mohlstr. 36, Room 318
Deadline for application:18.10.2011, 12:30pm via email to lea.eitingspam including application form provided below and transcript
Introductory Session:21.10.2011, 11 am, Mohlstr. 36, Room E09
Exam:1) Term paper
2) Paper presentation
3) Discussion of another paper
Credits:7,5 ECTS

Seminar outline

The seminar will be held jointly by the chair of Prof. Biewen and Prof. Grammig. Topics of the seminar will include:

Each participant will be assigned a specific topic. We expect all participants to prepare a professional presentation and a term-paper on his/her topic, which may include a small empirical application using data such as the German Socio-Economic Panel Study or a data set from the field of finance.

Further details on the topics will follow.


Further details will follow soon.

Course materials

Some course materials will be made available after the introductory session through Ilias.

Further information

For questions please contact Andos Juhasz and Stephan Jank.


Please fill out the application form provided here. Please attach a transcript to your application. Please hand in your complete application to Mrs. Eiting via Email or personnally before the above deadline.