TUM Research Seminar in Economics

Short Description

The Research Seminar of the Chair of Economics at the TU Munich offers its employees and interested guests the opportunity to outline their research projects or to present and discuss research results together. A presentation should not exceed 60 minutes in order to leave enough time for discussion. The lecture language is German or English.

In the summer semester the seminar takes place every Thursday from 17:15 to 18:45 in seminar room 2418.

The following dates are planned in detail:

Date Presentation
28.04.2016 Rudi Stracke (LMU)
"Fundamental Risk, Strategic Uncertainty, and the Intensity of Competition: Evidence from Contests"
12.05.2016 Christoph March (TUM, VWL)
"Characterizing the Contest Winner in the Laboratory"
19.05.2016 Michael Kurschilgen (TUM, Managerial Economics)
"Of Known Unknowns and Unknown Knowns: How Knowing Your Competitor's Type Affects Competition"
02.06.2016 Julian Hackinger (TUM, VWL)
"A Theory of Source-Dependent Preferences"
09.06.2016 Isabel Marcin (Max-Planck-Institut für Gemeinschaftsgüter, Bonn)
"Institutional Endogeneity and Third-party Punishment in Social Dilemmas"
16.06.2016 Sebastian Schwenen (TUM, Economics of Energy Markets)
"Pricing and Capacity Provision in Electricity Markets - An Experimental Study"