December 17: BiGSEM members finish their doctorates
BiGSEM-students Michael Grothe and Jörg Bleile completed their works on "The Impact of Market Structure on Innovation Incentives" and "Essays on Case Based Belief Formation" respectively.
December 10: BiGSEM Workshop
The program of the 9th BiGSEM Doctoral Workshop on Economic Theory taking place on December 15-16, 2014 is now available.
December 4: Anna Zaharieva in Düsseldorf
J.-Prof. Anna Zaharieva was invited by Svenja Schulze, Minister for Innovation, Science and Research of NRW in the context of the program "Landesprogramm für geschlechtergerechte Hochschulen".
December 1: Upcoming Thesis Defenses
BiSGEM students Jörg Bleile and Michael Grothe will defend their theses on December 12. Christopher Gertz will defend his thesis on December 19.
Michael Grothe: 2.00pm in U3-140
Jörg Bleile: 4.15pm in V10-122
Christopher Gertz: 12.30pm in V10-122
November 28: BiGSEM Stammtisch
The next BiGSEM Stammtisch will take place December 4, 2014, 7 pm at the Bielefeld Christmas Market. We will meet at Alter Markt.
October 1: BiGSEM welcomes new members
BiGSEM happily welcomes two new doctoral students of the EDE-EM program.
Ms Elena Orlova and
Mr Simon Schopohl
are starting their doctoral work at Bielefeld University.
As members of the GSSP program BiGSEM welcomes
Mr Sevak Alaverdyan and
Mr Ashenafi Teshome Guta
and further as members of BiGSEM itself we welcome
Mr Gregor Böhl,
Mr Caner Gel
Mr Felix Hagemann,
Mr Niklas Herzig and
Ms Nadja Maraun.
We wish our new students a good start and much success with their academic program!
September 1: J-Prof. Dr. Anna Zaharieva in Hamburg and Pisa
Anna Zaharieva will present at the Annual conference of the Verein für Socialpolitik in Hamburg, September 8-10 and at the Annual Meeting of the Italian Association of Labor Economists in Pisa, September 11-14.
September 1: Philipp Külpmann at "6th European Conference in Sports Economics"
Philipp Külpmann will present at the "6th ESEA European Conference in Sports Economics" (September 3 - 5, 2014) at the University of Antwerp, Belgium.
August 15: BiGSEM student at 5th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences
Florian Gauer will participate in the 5th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences.
July 23: Pascal Aßmuth at 15th ISS Conference
BiGSEM student Pascal Aßmuth will present at the „15th ISS Conference“ in Jena, July 27-30.
July 7: 9th BiGSEM Workshop Call for Papers
The BiGSEM students would like to bring to your attention the upcoming 9th BiGSEM Doctoral Workshop on Economic Theory. The workshop will take place at the ZiF on December 15-16, 2014.
Call for Papers
July 7: BiGSEM Student selected for Scholarship
BiGSEM student Yuanyuan Li was selected for a "Förderlinie Promovierende" scholarship financed by the "Bielefelder Nachwuchfonds". The scholarship will last for six months starting January 1, 2015. More
July 7: Pascal Aßmuth at 1st Münster Workshop on Agent-based Modelling
BiGSEM student Pascal Aßmuth will give a talk at the „1st Münster Workshop on Agent-based Modelling“ on July 17.
June 23: EDEEM Jamboree in Bielefeld
The program for this years EDEEM-jamboree, taking place in Bielefeld, July 9 - 11, is available.
June 17: BiGSEM member finishes his doctorate
BiGSEM/EBIM/EDEEM-student Christoph Diehl completed his thesis "Essays on multiple layers of uncertainty in economics". He finished his work under a Co-tutelle agreement with the Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne.
June 17: BiGSEM student at North American Summer Meetings of the Econometric Society
Oliver Claas presents at the North American Summer Meetings of the Econometric Society (June 19–June 22), the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.
June 16: Seminar "Promotionsstipendien - wo und wie bewerben"
The PEP Team offers a seminar on PhD scholarships on July 3, 2014. Dr. Alexandra Wiebke will cover:
Where can I apply for PhD scholarships?
What will be supported?
How to write an application for a PhD scholarship?
The seminar will be in German. More information can be found here.
May 7: BGTS Mobility Grants
In cooperation with the Faculties of Business Administration and Economics, Mathematics and Physics and the Center for Mathematical Economics, the BGTS offers mobility grants to outstanding doctoral candidates, who are planning a short time research stay abroad. The aim of the grants is to further the candidates' doctoral projects and to build lasting contacts to international scientific collaboration partners. More information
April 2: EDEEM summer meeting in Bielefeld
The annual EDEEM jamboree will takes place together with a meeting of all partners of the program in Bielefeld, July 9-11. The summer meeting will end with a graduation ceremony.
April 2: Workshop on Knightian Uncertainty and Robustness in Games, June 12-13
The IMW organizes a workshop on Knightian Uncertainty and Robustness in Games around the defense of the co-tutelle thesis of BiGSEM student Christoph Diehl. The defense will take place on June 13.
April 2: Summer School "Model Uncertainty in Economics and Finance - Advances in Stochastic Calculus"
The Summer School, July 7 - July 18, 2014, aims to introduce doctoral students to the latest developments in decision theory, economics, and mathematical finance with a special focus on Knightian or model uncertainty. More information can be found here.