Chair of Macroeconomics

Lectures

Bachelor

Intermediate Macroeconomics

Master

Dynamics of Financial Markets
Insurance Economics
Economics of Electronic Markets
Quantitative Methods in Economics
 

Seminars

Master Seminar
Research Seminar

Winter Term

Advanced Macroeconomics
Choice under Uncertainty
Economics of Banking


Lectures for Bachelor Students

Intermediate Macroeconomics

Content:

  • Economic Markets
  • Money markets and financial markets
  • IS-LM Model
  • AS-AD Model
  • Basics of growth theory
  • Employment, inflation und technological progress
  • Small open economies

Lecturer:
Prof. Dr. Jan Wenzelburger

Supervisor:
Helena Krebs

Lectures:
Monday, 14:00 -15:30 in 42-115
Wednesday, 18:00 - 19:30 in 42-115

Tutorials:
Registration in the OLAT-Course

Materials:

OLAT

KIS (Lecture)

KIS (Tutorials)

The lecture is held in German.


Lectures for Master Students

Dynamics of Financial Markets

Content:

  • Mean-variance portfolio analysis
  • Dynamic models with heterogeneous beliefs
  • Evolution of prices, portfolios and market shares
  • Endogeneous option prices
  • Multiperiod Planning Horizons

Lecturer:
Prof. Dr. Jan Wenzelburger

Supervisor:
Jan Münning

Lectures:
Wednesday, 8:00-9:30 in 42-321
Thursday, 8:00-9:30 in 42-321

Organisation:

OLAT

KIS

The lecture is held in English.

Insurance Economics

Content:

  • Expected utility theory
  • Demand for insurance
  • Basic insurance principles
  • Adverse selection
  • Moral hazard

Lecturer:
Prof. Dr. Jan Wenzelburger

Lectures:
Monday, 8:00 - 9:30 in 42-321
Wednesday, 10:00 - 11:30 in 48-379

Materials:

OLAT

KIS

The lecture is held in English.

Master Seminar

Important:
Attendance to (at least) one of our lectures is a prerequisite for participation in the Master seminar.

Content:
The topics will be assigned individually based on the attended lectures.

Economics of Electronic Markets

Content:

  • The electronic trading facility Xetra
  • Allocation mechanism
  • Games with incomplete information
  • Theory of auctions

Quantitative Methods in Economics

Content:

  • One-Dimensional Dynamics
  • Multidimensional Dynamics
  • Linear Parametric Regression Models
  • Generalized Linear Models - Binary Regression

PhD Program

Research Seminar

Content:
Presentation and discussion of the current research of the PhD students.

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