Political Economy

Topics in Political Economy (Bachelor)

  • Type: Seminar (S)
  • Semester: WS 19/20
  • Time: 2019-10-16
    10:30 - 11:30 täglich
    Geb. 10.50, Raum 604



    2020-01-13
    08:00 - 19:00 täglich
    01.93 Seminarraum K1
    01.93 Kronenstraße 32


  • Lecturer: David Benjamin Ehrlich
    David Huber
  • SWS: 2
  • Lv-No.: 2560140
Notes

For Bachelor students of the fields Industrial Engineering and Management, Information Engineering and Management, Economics Engineering or Economathematics.

Objective: The student develops an own idea for an economic experiment in this research direction. Students work in groups. Changing topics each semester. For current topics, see http://polit.econ.kit.edu or https://portal.wiwi.kit.edu/Seminare

Seminar Papers of 8–10 pages are to be handed in.

For bachelor students grades will be based on the quality of presentations in the seminar (50%) and the seminar paper (50%). Students can improve their grades by 0.3 for good and constructive discussion contributions or by 0.7 for excellent and constructive discussion contributions.

Recommendation: Knowledge in the field of experimental economic research or behavioral economics as well as in the field of microeconomics and game theory may be helpful.

Prerequisites

None.

Entryrequirements

None.

Workload

Ca. 90 Stunden.