Doctorate awarded in 2014

Dr. Jörg Bleile






Title of Dissertation: Essays on Case Based Belief Formation
Current Position: HanseMerkur Versicherungsgruppe

Dr. Christoph Diehl






Title of Dissertation: Essays on Multiple Layers of Uncertainty in Economics
Placement: Deutsche Bank, Standort Berlin, Bereich MRM (Market Risk Methodology) Entwicklung und Implementierung von Modellen / Methoden zum Risikomanagement

Dr. Christopher Gertz







Title of Dissertation: The Role of Information in Markets with Quality Uncertainty
Placement: Beratung und Consulting, Senior Technical Consultant

Dr. Michael Grothe






Title of Dissertation: The Impact of Market Structure on Innovation Incentives

Dr. Giuseppe Mastrangeli






Title of Dissertation: A Normative Approach to the Stability of Insterbank and Bank-Firms Systems by Means of a Multi-Agent Model

Dr. Michiel van de Leur






Title of Dissertation: Essays on Markets over Random Networks and Learning in Continuous Double Auctions
Placement: Post Doctoral Researcher at Vrije Universiteit van Amsterdam

Dr. Marcin Wolski

Title of Dissertation: Essays in Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics with Applications to Monetary Policy and Banking






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!