News & Events

Since 2019, BDPEMS has become part of the Berlin School of Economics (BSE) PhD Program. BDPEMS will no longer announce own calls for applications. The call for applications to the Berlin School of Economics PhD Program in 2021 has opened on November 15, 2020.

Apply to the Berlin School of Economics PhD program!

Please find more information about the program and application on the website of the BSE PhD program

The European Job Market Commitee provides helpful information on this year's job market in a discussion round at the current EEA Virtual Congress on August 27, 2020 starting at 13:45 CEST.

The American Economic Association provides information on the job market in a recorded video and a live Q&A on September 2, 15:00-16:30 ET.

The participating institutions of the Berlin School of Economics (BSE) cordially invite you to its opening ceremony, with a keynote lecture by Nobel Laureate Jean Tirole.

Time and venue: 19 September 2019, 16:30, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, School of Business and Economics, Lecture Hall 201, Spandauer Str. 1, 10178 Berlin

From this date onwards, the BSE will unite Berlin‘s career development programs at the PhD and Postdoc level in a single and unique structure.

To attend the Kick-Off Event, please register before 10 September 2019: Registration Form

More information can be found in the attached invitation flyer.

The Berlin IO Day is a one-day workshop sponsored by Berlin's leading academic institutions, including DIW Berlin, ESMT Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Technische Universität Berlin, and WZB which takes place twice a year. For each Berlin IO Day, four to five speakers are invited to present their recent work on a variety of IO topics, followed by a general discussion. The aim is to create an international forum for high quality research in Industrial Organization in the heart of Berlin.

The 11th Berlin IO Day will be held on March 15, 2019, 9:15 am - 5:15 pm, at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, School of Business and Economics, Room 22, Spandauer Str. 1, 10178 Berlin.

Confirmed Speakers for the 11th Berlin IO Day:
Giacomo Calzolari (European University Institute)
Tobias Gamp (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Alessandro Iaria (University of Bristol)
Pasquale Schiraldi (London School of Economics)
Nicholas Schutz (University of Mannheim)

Please register by email to Sandra Uzman and/or Regine Hallmann by March 5, 2019.

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In its last meeting in October 2018, the BDPEMS Faculty admitted ten new members to join our program: Jochen Bigus (FU), Max Bruche (HU), Ulf Brüggemann (HU), Radosveta Ivanova-Stenzel (TU), Max Klimm (HU), Maik Lachmann (TU), Stefan Lessmann (HU), Per Olsson (ESMT), Sebastian Schweighofer-Kodritsch (HU) and Lars Winkelmann (FU). All of them will contribute to our course program and supervise BDPEMS students.

This course focuses on quantitative empirical archival accounting research, covering theoretical, methodological and technical aspects of this research program.

Time: September 4 - 7, 2018
Venue: FU Berlin

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Benjamin Bruns' (Intake 2013) paper on "Changes in Workplace Heterogeneity and How They Widen the Gender Wage Gap" was accepted for publication in the American Economic Journal: Applied Economics.