Doctorate awarded in 2012

Dr. Wencke Böhm






Title of Dissertation: Pension Systems and their Meaning of Welfare

Dr. Sonja Brangewitz






Title of Dissertation: Coalitional and Strategic Market Games
Placement: Faculty of Business Administration and Economics, Paderborn University, Germany

Dr. Jan-Philip Gamp






Title of Dissertation: Games and their Relation to Markets
Placement: Ergo Versicherungen, Düsseldorf

Dr. Jeyhun Mammadov






Title of Dissertation: Human Capital Accumulation, Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth
Placement: Head of Economics and Management Department, Khazar University

Dr. Seppo Orjasniemi






Title of Dissertation: Studies on the Macroeconomics of Monetary Union (University of Oulu)
Placement: Senior Economist at Bank of Finland

Dr. Michael Pichler







Title of Dissertation: Preference Formation and Evolution: On the Intergenerational Formation of Continuous Preferences
Placement: Quantitativer Analyst e&t Energy

Dr. Kateryna Prog






Title of Dissertation: On the Role of Asymmetric Bargaining Power in Intermediate Industry for Existence of Spiral Effect



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!