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BDPEMS student Hannah Liepmann has been invited to participate in the 6th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences, after she passed a multi-step application process. Altogether, about 360 international young economists have been invited to the Lindau Meeting, which will take place from August 22 to 26.

19 Nobel Laureates in Economics have confirmed their participation, including the recent laureates Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmström (2016), Jean Tirole (2014), Lars Peter Hansen (2013), Christopher A. Sims (2011), Peter Diamond and Christopher Pissarides (2010). The Lindau Meetings foster the exchange among scientists of different generations, cultures, and disciplines. The Lindau Meetings cooperate with a continuously expanding network of international research institutions which commit themselves to connecting and promoting aspiring young scientists.

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Two BDPEMS students - Jonas von Wangenheim and Philipp Dimakopoulos - were selected in the "rising star" sessions at the EARIE conference:

Dynamic Pricing under Capacity-constrained Competition with a Deadline by Philipp Dimakopoulos; Humboldt University Berlin

presented by: Philipp Dimakopoulos, Humboldt University Berlin; Discussant: Alessandro Bonatti, Massachusetts Institute of Techology

English versus Vickrey auction with loss averse bidders by Jonas von Wangenheim; Humboldt Universität Berlin

presented by: Jonas von Wangenheim, Humboldt Universität Berlin; Discussant: Ran Spiegler, Tel Aviv University and University College London


Here more info on EARIE rising stars: 

In the recent Handelsblatt Ranking, for instance, the economics department of HU Berlin ranks first in Germany on the basis of research output pro professor. Moreover, by only adding the research output of the FU and HU, Berlin is at the very top of the list, beating Munich and Bonn (even with the same numbers in total faculty members!)

Apply now for the Case Study Workshops offered by zeb and PwC.

Deadline for application: May 13.

For more information please check the following website:[ne...

The lecture takes place on May 19, at 6 pm in Spandauer Strasse 1, room 202 and will be in German.

Vortrag mit anschließender Diskussion
Prof. Dr. Dr. Giacomo Corneo
Professor für Öffentliche Finanzen an der Freien Universität Berlin und Buchautor von
Dienstag, 19. Mai 2015, 18-20 Uhr
Eingeladen und korreferiert durch:
Prof. Dr. h.c. Michael C. Burda, Ph.D.
Professor für Makroökonomie an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Im Anschluss findet ein Sektempfang mit freundlicher Unterstützung der Wirtschaftswissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft e.V. statt.

Dirk Engelmann and Christoph Breunig were appointed new members of the BDPEMS faculty as of October 2014.

We are pleased to announce that the European School of Management and Technology (ESMT), member of the BDPEMS faculty, received the right to award doctorates. It now belongs to a small group of private universities in Germany that share this right. For further information please have a look at this detailed article in the Berliner Morgenpost.

BDPEMS student Simon Jurkatis wins outstanding paper award at the 19th Annual Meeting of the German Finance Association held October 5th till 6th 2012. The scholar won with the paper titled “Correlated Trades and Herd Behavior in the Stock Market”.
The price is given yearly by German Finance Association and the Hannover Center of Finance e.V.