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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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From 2019 on, BDPEMS will intensively cooperate with the Graduate Center at the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW) within the new Berlin School of Economics (BSE). The BSE PhD program unites the successful BDPEMS & DIW Graduate Center programs and incorporates the best of both in a single career development program.

BDPEMS will no longer announce own calls for applications. The call for applications to the Berlin School of Economics PhD program started today.

Apply to the Berlin School of Economics PhD program!

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.

The application to the Berlin Doctoral Program for Economics and Management Science is done online. The application portal is now open until March 20th 2018. Successful applicants are notfied in May 2018.