Summer Term 2015

07.04.2015     Sheng Bi

Market power and efficiency in a search model - Revisted

21.04.2015     Quji Bichia

Social learning with costly search

28.04.2015     Niklas Herzig

Multi-product firms in international trade

05.05.2015     Florian Gauer

Empathy in strategic Interaction

12.05.2015     Lasha Chochua

Endogenous trade policy in the presence of lobbying and heterogeneously ignorant voters

26.05.2015     Serhat Gezer

Product innovation incentives by an incumbent firm: A dynamic analysis with endogenous time horizon

02.06.2015     Elena Orlova / Simon Schopohl

Evolution of preferences     /     Mechanism design with communication constraints

09.06.2015     Nadja Maraun

Disaggregating consumer evaluations

23.06.2015     Stefan Berens / Ghislain Herman Demeze Juatsa

The optimistic entrepreneur: blessing or curse?     /    Assymptotic behavior in finitely repeated games

26.06.2015     Philip Bergmann / Phemelo Tamasiga

Energy Shocks in the European economy     /     Differential games approach to trade with exhaustible resources

30.06.2015     Gregor Böhl

Tales on engogenous money, credit and dynamic financial instability

07.07.2015     Sevak Alaverdyan / Ashenafi Thesome Guta

Why do migrant workers rely mre often on referrals?     /     MIgration and trade: Theory with an application to the Eastern-Western European integration

14.07.2015     Felix Hagemann

Collaborative cost reduction and component procurement



BiGSEM Workshop

The 13th BiGSEM Doctoral Workshop on Economic Theory took place at Bielefeld University earlier this week. The annual event is entirely organized by doctoral students for doctoral students. Out of a pool of applications, sixteen speakers where invited to talk about their research in various fields of theoretical economics. All of these talks took place in the plenary hall of the Center for Interdisciplinary Research amidst the green of the Teutoburg Forest. Afterwards, everybody returned home with new ideas and concepts. Pictures

Serhat Gezer

Serhat Gezer successfully defended his thesis on "Dynamic and Strategic Analysis of Innovations"



BiGSEM student Serhat Gezer will defend his doctoral thesis. It will take place in U3-140 at 2 pm on Friday November 23.

New visiting PhD student

Elena Iakimova from University of Calabria (IT) is taking part in BiGSEM as a visiting student in the time from 01/10/2018 to 28/02/2019. Her research interests are mainly focused on energy resources.


BiGSEM happily welcomes ExSIDE students

BiGSEM happily welcomes three second year ExSIDE doctoral students who are now doing their research in BiGSEM during the academic year 2018/19:

Ms. Fen Li
Mr. Thanh Son Pham
Mr. Severin Reissl

We wish our new students a good start and much success with their academic program!