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Courses

The following courses facilitates contents from the field of "Economic Policy".

As the Bachelor Programme is taught in German. For all corresponding information, please visit our German Website.

European Competition Policy (in collaboration with Prof. Dr. M. Fritsch)

Content

This module introduces students to competition theory and the criteria for assessing the workability of markets. It provides an overview on strategies, measures and basic problems of competition policy, mainly exemplified with samples of EU competition policy.

Organizational Matters

  • Method of teaching: lectures; exercises

  • Elective within the study programmes of Economics (M.Sc., M.Ec.), Business Administration (M.Sc.),Business and Economic Education (M.Sc.)

  • 6 ECTS, Code: MW 22.5

  • Annually, summer term
  • 60-minutes written examination

Public Choice

Content

Basics of public choice, selected topics in advanced public Choice analysis, theory of policy reform, European institutions

Organizational Matters

  • Method of teaching: lectures; exercises

  • Compulsorily elective / elective within the study programmes of Economics (M.Sc., M.Ec.), Business Administration (M.Sc.), Business and Economic Education (M.Sc.)

  • 3 ECTS, Code: MW 25.1

  • Annually, winter term
  • 60-minutes written examination

Trade and Development

Content

International trade policy, globalisation, development problems, development theory and development policy.

Organizational Matters

  • Method of teaching: lectures; exercises

  • Compulsory within the study programmes of Economics (M.Sc., M.Ec.) in the subject major "World Economy", elective within the study programmes of Business Administration (M.Sc.), Business and Economic Education (M.Sc.)

  • 6 ECTS, Code: MW 25.2

  • Annually, summer term,
  • 60-minutes written examination

Monetary Macroeconomics (in collaboration with PD Dr. M. Pasche)

Content

Exchange rate theory, macroeconomics of open economies, current account theory, empirical evidence, policy applications.

Organizational Matters

  • Method of teaching: lectures; exercises

  • Elective within the study programmes of Economics (M.Sc., M.Ec.), Business and Economic Education (M.Sc.)

  • 6 ECTS, Code: MW 25.3

  • Annually, summer term

  • 60-minutes written examination


Guided Reading in International Economics

Content

The reading will contain basic as well as specific literature in international economics and international political economy.

Organizational Matters

  • Method of teaching: guided reading

  • Elective within the study programmes of Economics (M.Sc., M.Ec.), Business and Economic Education (M.Sc.)

  • 6 ECTS, Code: MW 25.4

  • Annually

  • Discussion and Presentation


Seminar in International Economics

Content

The seminar will reflect current topics in international economics.


Organizational Matters

  • Method of teaching: seminar

  • Elective within the study programmes of Economics (M.Sc., M.Ec.), Business and Economic Education (M.Sc.)

  • 6 ECTS, Code: MW 25.5

  • Annually, summer term

  • Type of asessment: term paper, presentation und discussion


Organizational details for the winter term 2017/18

  • Deadline for mandatory registration and topic selection: 18th July2017

  • Registration via E-Mail to

  • Your E-Mail needs to contain the folllowing information: name, ID, 3 favourite topics with priorities from 1 (for the highest) until 3 (for the lowest).

  • 20th July2017: announcement of the topic assignment