Archive

Winter Term 2016/17

Date

Title

Name

25.10.2016 Internal meeting  
08.11.2016

Where did All the Unemployed Go? Non-Standard Work in Germany after the Hartz Reforms

Klaus Wälde
15.11.2016 Did the 1918 Influenza Pandemic cause long-term economic consequences? - A systematic analysis of 117 IPUMS International data sets Juditha Wójcik
22.11.2016 The Role of Institutional Proxy Advisors in International Corporate Governance Mario Scharfbillig
29.11.2016 Cue-Elicited Cravings and the Distributional Dynamics of Addiction Dennis Krieger
06.12.2016 Performance and Risk-Taking Behavior under Psychological Pressure: Evidence from Professional Volleyball Players Viktor Bozhinov und Nora Grote
13.12.2016

Drug-related conflicts and educational outcomes: Evidence from Mexico

Diego Cortes
20.12.2016 No Smoking Gun:  The Influence of Private Shareholders on Central Bank Behavior Bernd Bartels
10.01.2017

Spillovers of the ECB's non-standard monetary policy measures on Southeastern Europe

Isabella Moder
17.01.2017 Do Consumers Plan Consumption According to an Euler Equation? Lena Dräger
24.01.2017 Dynamic binary panel data models in presence of autocorrelation and misspecification. A Monte-Carlo study. Alexander Mosthaf
31.01.2017

Vertical and Horizontal Dynamics in Export Unit Values

Konstantin Wacker
07.02.2017

Who Benefits from Retirement? A Panel Data Approach Using Data from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe

Birgit Leimer

 

Summer Term 2016

Date

Title

Name

19.04.2016 Internal meeting  
26.04.2016

Pareto-Improving Redistribution of Wealth - The Case of the NLSY 1979 Cohort, paper

Klaus Wälde
03.05.2016 Higher Taxes at the Top: The Role of Entrepreneurs Bettina Brüggemann
10.05.2016 Is Technological Change biased against older Workers? Christoph Wirp
17.05.2016 Couples Coping with Stress Alexander Bloch
24.05.2016 t.b.a. t.b.a.
31.05.2016 Labour Supply under Burnout Risk Jean Roch Donsimoni
07.06.2016 Internal meeting  
14.06.2016 Employment and Output Effects of Financial Shocks Hoang Van Khieu
21.06.2016 t.b.a. t.b.a.
28.06.2016 t.b.a. t.b.a.
05.07.2016 Joint Audit, Audit Market, and Consumer Surplus Christopher Koch
12.07.2016

Explaining the heterogeneous FDI-growth relationship: grouped fixed effects estimation vs. absorptive capacity models

Konstantin Wacker
19.07.2016

Information Friction and Price Pass-through: The case of commodity price in Africa

Tewodros Asmamaw Dessie

Winter Term 2015/16

Date

Title

Name

20.10.2015 Internal meeting  
27.10.2015 Global Monetary Policy and Corporate Bond Issuances in Emerging Markets Oliver Masetti
03.11.2015 A Dynamic Multi-Country Equilibrium Model to Study the Consequences of Climate Change Marten Hillebrand
10.11.2015 Fiscal consolidation in a small open economy with sovereign debt Zixi Liu
17.11.2015 Perception, Aspiration and Behavior: Subjective Returns and Investment in Education Eva Berger
24.11.2015 Three Macro Perspectives on Global Poverty Convergence Konstantin Wacker
01.12.2015 Workplace Heterogeneity and the Returns to Versatility Damir Stijepic
08.12.2015 The impact of central bank financial independence on monetary policy Bernd Bartels
15.12.2015 Empirical Link between Firm-Level Indicators and Target Variables of Competitiveness: Bayesian Model Averaging Approach Benjamin Bluhm
05.01.2016 Investment Insurance and the Distribution of Wealth Klaus Wälde
12.01.2016 Corporate investment, debt and liquidity choices in the light of financial constraints and hedging needs Carolin Schürg
19.01.2016 The Growth Effects of the Allocation of Government Expenditure in an Endogenous Growth Model Christine Awiti
26.01.2016

Microcredit as a job creator -an impact assessment for Bulgaria

Eva Erhardt
02.02.2016 Mental Ill-Health and Optimal Avoidance Behavior Dennis Krieger

 

Summer Term 2015

Date

Title

Name

21.04.2015 Internal meeting  
28.04.2015 Emotion Research in Economics Klaus Wälde
05.05.2015 Excessive Credit and Bank Risk Andreas Barth
12.05.2015 Reviewing a Friend – The Role of Affinity in Hierarchical Work Relationships in Auditing Christopher Koch
19.05.2015 How does ‘cultural distance’ affect international trade in services? Daria Shuvalova
26.05.2015 Should banking supervision and monetary policy be separated? Felix Rutkowski
02.06.2015 The sustainability of increased female representation in management positions. Alexander Mosthaf
09.06.2015 Banks’ Trading After the Lehman Crisis – Flight to Liquidity but no Fire Sales Johannes Tischer
16.06.2015 Government Expenditure and Economic Growth: An Empirical Analysis Christine Awiti
23.06.2015 Marginal Employment: Evidence from Germany Andrey Launov
30.06.2015 Foreign-law bonds: Can they reduce sovereign borrowing costs? Julian Schumacher
07.07.2015 Regulated infrastructure companies have to get ahead of price based regulatory interventions! Dynamic target costing as a solution? Florian Böckling
14.07.2015 cancelled  
21.07.2015 US Banking Deregulation and Growth: A Reappraisal Iryna Stewen

Winter Term 2014/15

Date

Title

Name

28.10.2014 internal meeting  
04.11.2014 Power and auditor-client negotiations – An experiment Jonas van Elten
18.11.2014

Corporate Debt Substitutability and the Macroeconomy: Firm-Level Evidence from the Euro Area

Oliver Masetti (GSEFM)
25.11.2014 Financial Fragmentation and Economic Growth in Europe Christian Seckinger
02.12.2014 Reaping the Gains: Specialization and Capital Flows Jakob Schwab
16.12.2014 An intervention to improve self-control and educational attainment – evidence from a randomized-controlled field experiment Henning Müller
06.01.2015 Getting to Bail-in: Effects of Creditor Participation in European Bank Restructuring. Alexander Schäfer
13.01.2015 Other-Regarding Preferences in Conflict Environment: Experimental Evidence from a Slum in Kenya Martin Leroch
20.01.2015 Public Debt & Sovereign Ratings – Do Industrialized Countries Enjoy a Privilege? Bernd Bartels
03.02.2015 Incentive system design for management and supervisory board members Julia Ortner
10.02.2015 Banking Market Structure and the Economy in Times of Crisis Ulrich Schüwer

Summer Term 2014

Date

Title

Name

29.04.2014 Internal meeting  
06.05.2014

Working Time Accounts and Unemployment: The Role of Intertemporal Profit Shifting

Andrey Launov
20.05.2014

Skalierbarkeit und Konstruktäquivalenz des finanzwirtschaftlichen Fachwissens im Mehrgruppenvergleich bei Studierenden.

Olga Troitschanskaia
27.05.2014

Familiarity as a Legitimacy Shield in Times of Crisis: The Case of the Banking Industry

Christopher Koch
03.06.2014

Estimating the Costs of Bounded Rationality from a Pavlovian-Instrumental Transfer Experiment

 

Dennis Krieger
10.06.2014

Like it or not? How the Macroeconomic Environment Shapes Individual Attitudes towards Multinational Enterprises

Jakob Schwab
17.06.2014

Holes in the Dike: the global savings glut, U.S. land prices and the long shadow of banking deregulation

Iryna Stewen
24.06.2014

Expenses on Labor Market Reforms during Transitional Dynamics.

Alexey Cherepnev
01.07.2014

Estimating Market Power:
Evidence from the coffee industry in advanced countries.

Tewodros Dessie
08.07.2014

Does the organization of financial supervision matter?

Felix Rutkowski
15.07.2014

Foreign vs. domestic public debt and the composition of government expenditure: The empirical perspective

Joachim Lutz
22.07.2014

The Role of Corporate Culture in the Financial Industry

Andreas Barth

Winter Term 2013/14

Date

Title

Name

22.10.2013 Internal meeting  
05.11.2013

Behavior in dynamic contest with feedback and asymmetry

Florian Hett
12.11.2013

Misleading incentives in the rating industry – Time for a new business model?

Bernd Bartels
19.11.2013 The cost of equity in emerging Markets: the Latin American case John Rosso
(Universidad de los Andes)
26.11.2013

*** Cancelled ***

Klaus Wälde
03.12.2013

Entitlement to unemployment insurance payments and the distribution of wages (with M.Birkner, A.Launov and K.Wälde)

Damir Stijepic
10.12.2013

 

*** Cancelled ***

Natalia Podlich
17.12.2013

(How) do local distribution costs influence the exposure of industry profits to exchange rate fluctuations?

Christina Ortseifer
07.01.2014 Crisis, weak banks and the role of the ECB's collateral framework in preventing fire sales Natalia Podlich
14.01.2014

Customer Loyalty and Endogenous Market Structure

Jennifer Abel-Koch
21.01.2014

 

Intraday interest rates: a liquidity indicator?

Johannes Tischer
28.01.2014

Ambiguous Precision of Information about Counterparties in the Banking Sector

Christian Seckinger
04.02.2014

Is the composition of government expenditure important for economic growth? The case for Kenya

Christine Awiti

Summer Term 2013

Date

Title

Name

16.04.2013 t.b.a. internal meeting
23.04.2013

Macroeconomic aspects of the global role of the U.S. dollar: a perspective from a model with vertical production and trade

Jie Fu
30.04.2013

Offshoring and Sequential Production Chains: A General-Equilibrium Analysis

Philipp Harms
07.05.2013

Democratic institutional design in health care priority setting

Claudia Landwehr
14.05.2013

A rating agency for Europe – A good idea?

Bernd Bartels
28.05.2013

Do stringent environmental policies deter FDI? The M&A versus Greenfield.

Sylwia Bialek
04.06.2013

Beating the Black Box of Risk-Weighted Capital – Can a Leverage Ratio do It?

Alexander Schäfer
11.06.2013

Economic Policy Uncertainty, Trust and Inflation Expectations

Anamaria Piloiu (GSEFM)
18.06.2013

Accounting-based versus rating-based performance pricing in bank loan contracts

Christina Bannier
25.06.2013

Aversion to Apparent Indifference

Christopher Kops
02.07.2013

Accounting for Individual Effort in Aggregate Unemployment

Alexey Cherepnev
09.07.2013

Endogenous Social Identity and Group Choice

Florian Hett
16.07.2013

Determination of equity home bias: An empirical analysis.

Iryna Stewen

 

 

 

Winter Term 2012/2013

 

 

 

Date

Title

Name

23 October 2012

Returns to childbirth technologies: Evidence from births in the Netherlands

 

Reyn van Ewijk

 

30 Oktober 2012

The Influence of Asset Volume on Hedge Fund Performance

Daniel Daus

6 November 2012

Impact of financial integration on lending behavior of financial instituions (with Falko Fecht)

Natalia Podlich (Deutsche Bundesbank)

13 November 2012

Foreign currency returns and systematic risks

Victoria Galsband

20 November 2012

Ethnic Diversity and Firm¹s Exporting Behavior

Davide Sala

27 November 2012

 

Change in self-efficacy as a source of state dependence in employment dynamics?

 

Alexander Mosthaf

4 December 2012

 

Modelling the Dynamics of Wealth Distributions: The Case of the US

Tobias Nagel

11 December 2012

 

A multiregional view on aging societies accounting for the existence of non-tradable goods

Richard Schwenke

18 December 2012

The Differential Effects of Technical and Managerial Expertise on Quality: An Empirical Study on German Auditors

Christopher Koch

8 January 2013

Banking Regulation – The Stricter, The Better?

 

Christian Seckinger

15 January 2013

FDI and International Income Divergence

Jakob Schwab

22 January 2013

 

The Role of Hartz-IV Reform in Reducing Unemployment in Germany

Andrey Launov

29 January 2013

Do foreign workers reduce trade barriers?

Microeconometric evidence from employer-employee data

Thorsten Schank

5 February 2013

Rational Avoidance

Dennis Krieger

Summer Term 2012

Date

Title

Name

17 April 2012

 

Between Reason and Intuition

 

Christopher Kops

24 April 2012

 

A simple model of simultaneous wage regimes


Andreas Hauptmann (IAB)

8 May 2012

Joint determination of firm’s export invoicing decision and optimal monetary policy in a center-periphery model

 

Jie Fu

 

15 May 2012

 

Systemic Risk, Banking and Sovereign Debt in the Euro Area


Deyan Radev

22 May 2012

 

 

*** Cancelled ***

 

 

 

29 May 2012

t.b.a.

Reyn van Ewijk

5 June 2012

Abolishing Public Guarantees in the Absence of Market Discipline

Tobias Körner / Isabel Schnabel

12 June 2012

 

How Have Markets Reacted to Financial Sector Reforms? An Event-Study Analysis

 

Alexander Schäfer

19 June 2012

About the nature of Rating Agencies

– A literature review

Bernd Bartels

26 June 2012

 

Self-selection into contests: Theory and experimental evidence

 

 

 

Yann Girard

 

3 July 2012

The interrelationship of social networks and individual characteristics

Florian Hett

10 July 2012

 

Experimental Study on Bayesian Updating

 

Christopher Kops

17 July 2012

Intra-Industrial Reallocations under Variable Productivity Rate

Alexey Cherepnev

Winter Term 2011/2012

 

Date

Title Name
25 October
2011
- Reserved for internal meeting -  
8 November
2011
Emotional Economics 1.0: Emotional Tension and Communication Klaus Wälde

15 November
2011
Room 03-150 (Dekanatssaal)

Special lecture: Presentation of FDZ and available data sources (in German) Forschungsdatenzentrum (FDZ) des Statistischen Landesamtes Hessen
22 November
2011

On fiscal policy as a source of volatility: Understanding the link within a dynamic model of re-distributive politics.

Abhinash Borah
29 November
2011

Noncognitive skills and return to employment after childbirth.

Eva Berger
6 December
2011

Heterogeneous effects of a nonlinear price schedule for outpatient care

Amelie Wuppermann

13 December
2011

*** Cancelled ***

 
20 December 2011

Infrastructure investment and integration in the EU.

Günther König
10 January
2012

The Distributional Predictions of Search and Matching Models

Michael Lamprecht
17 January 2012 Surprising Diversity of Informal Employment Opportunities in Latin America (with Isabel Günther and Stephan Klasen) Andrey Launov
24 January
2012

Global Sourcing and Input Specificity

Jennifer Abel-Koch
31 January
2012
*** Cancelled due to overlap with Excellence Initiative Presentation ***  
7 February
2012
*** Cancelled ***  
14 February
2012
- Reserved for internal meeting -  

Summer Term 2011

 

Date

Title

Name

19 April 2011

- Reserved for internal meeting -

 

26 April 2011

To switch or not to switch - Can individual lending do better in microfinance than group lending?

Helke Wälde

3 May 2011

Threshold Effects from Absorptive Capacity and the Effectiveness of Innovation Policy

Daniela Strube

10 May 2011

Low-wage jobs – stepping stones or just bad signals?

Alexander Mosthaf

17 May 2011

Radical Overhaul of the Financial System - Does the Market Care?

Alexander Schäfer

24 May 2011

The 'Debt Privilege' – Determinants of Sovereign Credit Ratings for Industrialized Countries

Bernd Bartels

31 May 2011

Tail Risk and Sovereign Debt

Deyan Radev

7 June 2011

Consumption Inequality over the Life-Cycle: The Role of Labour Market Fricitions

Michael Graber (UCL)

14 June 2011

Public debt, expenditure composition, and sovereign default

Joachim Lutz

21 June 2011

Non-Gaussian Filtering using Sparse Grids. Application to interest rates

Constantin Weiser

28 June 2011

A critical look at Partial Least Squares

Katharina Klingler

5 July 2011

Do Bank Bail-Outs hurt Market Discipline? Evidence from the recent Financial Crisis

Florian Hett

12 July 2011

Underwriter Affiliation and Earnings Forecast Quality

Yvonne Kreis

19 July 2011

- Reserved for internal meeting -

 

Winter Term 2010/2011

 

Date Title Name
26 October
2010
- Reserved for internal meeting -  
2 November
2010
Matching and Saving - some first quantitative results Klaus Wälde
9 November
2010
Too big to save Andreas Barth
16 November
2010
Do They Know What's at Risk? An Empirical Analysis of Health Risk Perception among Smokers and the Obese Amelie Wuppermann
23 November
2010
The Effects of Civil Conflicts on Domestic Violence Jose Victor Gallegos (Syracuse University)
30 November
2010
   
7 December
2010, 12 p.m., RW5
Firm Size and the Choice of Export Mode Jennifer Abel-Koch

7 December 2010, 12.30 p.m., RW2

Special Lecture: Presentation of the Transition Report 2010

Jeromin Zettelmeyer (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development)

14 December
2010
Equity Home Bias and Distribution Costs Christina Ortseifer
21 December
2010
Spillovers between financial systems: German perspective on systemic risk Natalia Podlich (Deutsche Bundesbank)
11 January
2011, 2 p.m., Dekanatssaal
Implications of Behavioral Economics for Welfare Economics Bastiaan Oud (Universität Zürich)
25 January
2011
Cancelled for health reasons  
1 February
2011
Labour market policy and the distribution of wealth under aggregate uncertainty Tobias Nagel
8 February
2011
The Information Content of Market Demand Functions for Central Bank Liquidity Puriya Abbassi
15 February
2011
- Reserved for internal meeting -  

Summer Term 2010

 

Date

Title

Name

13 April 2010

- Reserved for internal meeting -

 

20 April 2010

Financial Integration and Growth - Is Emerging Europe Different? (with Christian Friedrich, Jeromin Zettelmeyer)

Isabel Schnabel

27 April 2010

Job Search, Human Capital and Wage Inequality

Carlos Carrillo-Tudela (University of Leicester)

11 May 2010

Numerical Integration on Sparse Grids - Applications in Econometrics (with Florian Heiss)

Constantin Weiser

18 May 2010

Bayesian Learning (with Klaus Wälde)

Christopher Kops

25 May 2010

On the Comovement of Western Europe and the Transition Economies During the Crisis

Deyan Radev

8 June 2010

Board Accountability and Risk Taking in Banking – Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment

Tobias Körner (RGS Econ)

15 June 2010

To be or to earn: A model of identity and group choice when status and social distance are endogenous (with Mario Mechtel)

Florian Hett

22 June 2010

Financial Advice: An Improvement for Worse?

Yigitcan Karabulut (Goethe University Frankfurt)

13 July 2010

- Reserved for internal meeting -

 

Winter Term 2009/2010

 

Date Title Name  

15.09.2009

Die japanischen Banken in der Subprimekrise - Die Rolle der Bankenaufsicht

Thomas Roos

Diploma thesis

06.10.2009
Hs II

Banking Regulation and Systemic Risk

Andreas Barth

Diploma thesis

10.11.2009

Dynamics in the economy - Business Cycles, Firms, and the Labour Market

Beate Schirwitz

(ifo Institut, Dresden)

Research talk(Dissertation)

17.11.2009

Die Rolle der Zentralbank bei der Bekämpfung von Finanzkrisen am Beispiel der Subprimekrise

Christian Heil

Diploma thesis

24.11.2009

Externe und marktbasierte Ratings als Instrumente zur Bonitätsbeurteilung

Kai Karst

Diploma thesis

01.12.2009

Banks and Market Discipline

Sebastian Andresen

Diploma thesis

15.12.2009

Interest Rate Dynamics and Monetary Policy Implementation in Switzerland

Puriya Abbassi

Research talk (Dissertation)

05.01.2010

Das deutsche Bad-Bank-Konzept zur Bewältigung der Bankenkrise

Gloria-Johanna Jörg

Diploma thesis

19.01.2010

Copulas and Contagion

Deyan Radev

Research talk (Dissertation)

26.01.2010

Labor market effects of foreign direct investment

Andreas Hauptmann (IAB)

Research talk (Dissertation)

22.02.2010 (Monday,
12 p.m.!)

Monitoring and sanctions in a non-stationary structural job search model

Andrey Launov

Research talk

02.03.2010

Die Bedeutung zentralen Clearings für die Finanzmarktstabilität

Christian Valentin Maul

Diploma thesis

16.03.2010

Internalizing Systemic Risk

Beatrice Weder

Research talk

 

Summer Term 2009

Date Title Name  

04.03.2009

Bank bail-outs and market discipline: An empirical analysis of the rescue of Bear Stearns

Florian Hett

Diploma thesis

14.04.2009

Braucht Europa eine zentrale Finanzaufsicht?

Tim Gürten

Diploma thesis

05.05.2009

Competition, Risk-Shifting, and
Public Bail-out Policies

Isabel Schnabel

Research talk

19.05.2009

Some troubling descriptive statistics on microfinance

Helke Wälde

Research talk (Dissertation)

26.05.2009

Der Umgang mit notleidenden Banken - Lehren aus der schwedischen Krise von 1990 bis 1992

Olaf Krehbiel-Gräther

Diploma thesis

02.06.2009

Die Auswirkungen des "Fair Value Accounting" auf den Bankensektor

Polina Todorova

Diploma thesis

16.06.2009

Waren die Hartz-Reformen eine gute Sache?

Klaus Wälde

Research talk

23.06.2009 Contagion Among Interbank Money Markets During the Subprime Crisis Puriya Abbassi Research talk (Dissertation)

30.06.2009

Firm Size Distribution

Michael Lamprecht

Research talk (Dissertation)

14.07.2009

When Do State-Owned Banks Hamper Economic Growth?

Tobias Körner (RGS)

Research talk (Dissertation)