Summer Term 2018



311705 Microeconomics 2b (Mechanism Design) Steg

311706 Micoreconomics 2a (Game Theory) Sürücü

311917 Macroeconomics II Willmann

314003 Reading Course "Empirical Analysis on Macroeconomics and Finance" Li


Field Courses

311909 Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth Greiner

311913 External Trade Willmann

312216 Empirical Industrial Organization Utar

312830 Master Seminar Clemens

312838 Seminar Course on Bounded Rationality Sürücü

312001 Dynamics of Markets and Industries  Dawid, Harting   Syllabus

313101 Agent-based Computational Economics Dawid   Syllabus

313103 Numerical Methods in Dynamic Games Gezer, Mitkova

313108 Tutorial Num. Methods in Dynamic Games Gezer, Mitkova

318001 Finance 2 (Financial Markets in Continuous Time) Ferrari


Colloquia & Research Seminars

312500 Seminar zum Thema diskrete Wahlmodelle Bauer

312905 BiGSEM Colloquium / Schedule Dawid

317303 Economics Seminar / Schedule Clemens, Dawid, Eckwert, Greiner, Riedel, Willmann

317307 Economic Theory Lunch Seminar / Schedule Dawid, Gezer, Riedel



311918 Tutorial Macroeconomics II Chochua

312819 Seminar 'Informationsökonomik, Versicherungsökonomik, Finanzmarkttheorie' (Master) Eckwert, Szczutkowski, Brandt

312923 Doctoral Colloquium Utar

313108 Tutorial Numerical Methods in Dynamic Games Gezer, Mitkova

317101 Promotions-/Doktorandenkolloquium Greiner

318002 Finance 2 Tutorial Ferrari

312901 Master- and Doctoral Seminar Ferrari

317400 Master- and Doctoral Colloquium Eckwert


A general list of possibilities for obtaining elective credits is given here.


Mini Courses

- Continuous-Time Dynamic Programming, HJB equations, Viscosity Solutions and their use in Economics and Finance - (2 ECTS)

Fausto Gozzi, LUISS Italy


Thursday May 3, from 9.30am - 11.00am (W8-107) and from 2.00pm - 3.30pm (W8-107)
Friday May 4, from 9.30am - 11.00am (W8-107) and from 2.00pm - 3.30pm (W8-107)
Tuesday May 8, from 9.30am - 11.00am (W8-107)




312001 Dynamics of  Markets and Indurstires Dawid, Harting

313101 Agent-based Computational Economics Dawid

313103 Tutorial Numerical Methods in Dynamic Games Gezer, Mitkova

317303 Economics Seminar Clemens, Dawid, Eckwert, Greiner, Riedel, Willmann

317307 Economic Theory Lunch Seminar Dawid, Gezer, Riedel

319998 ARA Workshop Jahnke









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.

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!