Job Market Candidates

The Bielefeld Graduate School of Economics and Management is pleased to announce the following job market candidates for your consideration.

Lasha Chochua

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Research Interests: 
Primary: International Trade, Political Economy
Secondary: Game Theory, Decision Theory
under Ambiguity

Ph.D. in Economics, Bielefeld University, Germany
MA in Economics, University of Carlos III of Madrid

Job Market Paper (joint with Stefan Berens):
The Farsighted Stability of Global Trade Policy Arrangements

Prof. Gerald Willmann
Prof. Herbert Dawid
Prof. Hale Utar
Prof. Shlomo Weber


Oliver Claas


Research Interests: 
Dynamic Macroeconomic Theory

Ph.D. in Economics, Bielefeld University, Germany
MSc Economics, Purdue University

Title of Dissertation: 
Essays on Wage Bargaining in Dynamic Macroeconomics


Ghislain-Herman Demeze-Jouatsa 

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Research Interests: 
Game Theory, Strategic Ambiguity
and Political Economy

Ph.D. in Economics, Bielefeld University, Germany
MA in Applied Statistics, University of Toulouse, France
M.Sc. in Mathematics, University of Yaoundé I, Cameroon

Job Market Paper:
A complete folk theorem for finitely repeated games

Prof. Christoph Kuzmics
Prof. Roland Rangou
Prof. Frank Riedel



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!