Chair of Economic Theory

Workshop on Economics and Finance

Due to the current situation the workshop will not be held until further notice. 

The workshop is organized jointly by Professors Johannes Brumm, Petra Nieken, Ingrid Ott, Clemens Puppe, Philipp Reiss, Martin Ruckes, Melanie Schienle, Nora Szech, Marliese Uhrig-Homburg and Berthold Wigger. Contact person: Michael Müller

The workshops will be held from 11:45 - 13:00.


Winter Term 2020/2021
Date Speaker University/Institution Title of speech Place

Nov 12th, 2020

Ostap Okhrin

TU Dresden



Winter Term 2019/2020
Date Speaker University/Institution Title of speech Place

Oct 24th, 2019

Gönül Dogan

University of Cologne

building 20.30/

room 0.016

Oct 31st, 2019

Duane Stock

University of Oklahoma

building 09.21/

room 320

Nov 21st, 2019

Michael Ungeheuer

Aalto University, Helsinki

building 09.21 /

room 320

Dec 12th, 2019

Simone Vannuccini

University of Sussex/Brighton

building 20.30 /

room 0.016

Jan 30th, 2020

Torsten Jochem

University of Amsterdam

building 09.21 /

room 124

Feb 6th, 2020

Hans Gersbach

ETH Zurich

building 09.21 /

room 320

Feb 13th, 2020

Peter Demerjian

University of Illinois Chicago

building 09.21/

room 320

Summer Term 2019
Date Speaker University/Institution Title of speech Place

Apr 25th, 2019

Michael Neugart

TU Darmstadt

building 20.30/

room 0.016

May 9th, 2019

Alexander Stremitzer

ETH Zurich

building 20.30/

room 0.016

May 16th, 2019

Björn Vollan

Philipps-Universität Marburg

building 20.30/

room 0.016

May 23rd, 2019

Ivan Savin

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

building 20.30/

room 0.016

Jun 6th, 2019

Mathias Hoffmann

University of Zurich

building 20.30/

room 0.016

Jun 13th, 2019

Adam Sanjurjo

University of Alicante

building 01.87/

room 5.25

Aug 1st, 2019


Dan Li

Chinese University of Hon Kong (Shenzhen) 

building 09.21, room 124

11:00 am

(deviating time and place)

Winter Term 2018/2019
Date Speaker University/Institution Title of speech Place

Oct 18th, 2018

Mujaheed Shaikh

Vienna University of Economics and Business

building 20.30/

room 0.016

Oct 25th, 2018

Francesco D'Acunto

Boston College


building 09.21/

room 124  

Nov 15th, 2018

Dmitri Vinogradov

University of Glasgow

building 20.30/

room 0.016

Nov 22nd, 2018

Florian Heider


building 09.21/

room 320

Dec 6th, 2018

Shurojit Chatterji

Singapore Management University

building 09.21/

room 320

Dec 13th, 2018

Martin Peitz

University of Mannheim

building 20.30/

room 0.016

Dec 14th, 2018

Marta Serra-Garcia

University of California, San Diego

Building 01.85 (KD2-Lab)

11:00 am 

(deviating time and place!)

Jan 17th, 2019

Christina Pawlowitsch

Paris School of Economics

building 20.30/

room 0.016

Jan 24th, 2019

Thomas Buser

University of Amsterdam

building 20.30/

room 0.016

Jan 31st, 2019

Matías Núñez

Paris Dauphine

building 09.21/

room 320

Feb 7th, 2019

Marcus Pivato

Université de Cergy-Pontoise

building 09.21/

room 320

Feb 21st, 2019

Devrimi Kaya

Ruhr-University Bochum

building 09.21/

room 124  

Mar 26th, 2019

Christoph Schuhmacher

Massey University

building 09.21/

room 320

5:30 pm (deviating time)

Summer Term 2018
Date Speaker University/Institution Title of speech Place

Apr 18th, 2018

Michael Weber

University of Chicago

09.21 (Blücherstr.) R124 2:00 pm

Apr 26th, 2018

Bernd Schwaab


09.21 (Blücherstr.) R320 11:45 am

May 3rd, 2018

Andreas Roider

University of Regensburg

30.28 R220 (SR 1) 11:45 am

May 17th, 2018

Julia Nafziger

Aarhus University

30.28 R220  (SR 1) 11:45 am

May 24th, 2018

Jeanne Hagenbach

 CREST/Ecole Polytechnique Paris

30.28 R220 (SR 1) 11:45 am

May 30th, 2018

Subhasish Modak Chowdhury

 University of East Anglia

30.28 R004 (SR 4) 11:45 am

Jun 6th, 2018

Joshua Tasoff

Claremont Graduate University

09.21 (Blücherstr.) R124 10:00 am

(deviating time and place!)


Jun 7th, 2018

Dinko Dimitrov

Saarland University

30.28 R220 (SR 1) 11:45 am

Jun 14th, 2018

Ulrich Zierahn


30.28 R220 (SR 1) 11:45 am

Jun 21th, 2018

Benjamin Bittschi

IHS Vienna

30.28, R220 (SR1) 11:45 am

July 17th, 2018

Christoph Schumacher

Massey University

09.21 (Blücherstr.)
5:30 pm

(deviating time and place!)

July 26th, 2018

Stefan Hirth

University of Southern Denmark

09.21 (Blücherstr.)
11:45 am

(deviating place!)

Winter Term 2017/2018
Date Speaker University/Institution Title of speech Place

Oct 26th, 2017

Christina Rott


Maastricht University

20.30, SR 0.016

Nov 9th, 2017

Remzi Sanver

CNRS and Université Paris Dauphine

09.21 (Blücherstr.), R320

Nov 16th, 2017

Anke Gerber

University of Hamburg

09.21 (Blücherstr.), R320

Nov 30th, 2017

Moritz Kuhn

University Bonn

20.30, SR -1.017

Jan 25th, 2018

Bettina Klaus

Université de Lausanne

20.30, SR -1.017
Summer Term 2017
Title Speaker Date

Inga Deimen (University Bonn)

May 11th, 2017

Andreas Irmen (University of Luxembourg)

May 18th, 2017

Behnud Mir Djawadi (University of Paderborn)

June 8th, 2017

Volker Nocke (UCLA/University of Mannheim)

June 22th, 2017

Dan Levin (Ohio State)

June 29th, 2017

Philippe Mongin (GREGHEC/CNRS/HEC Paris)

July 6th, 2017 (deviating place!)

Florian Englmaier (LMU Munich)

July 13th, 2017 (deviating place!)

Martin Strobel (Maastricht University)

July 27th, 2017

Winter Term 2016/2017
Title Speaker Date

Matthias Sutter (University of Cologne)

Oct 20th, 2016

Achim Wambach (ZEW/ University of Cologne)

Nov 10th, 2016

Holger Rau (University of Göttingen)

Nov 24th, 2016

Susann Fiedler (MPI Bonn)

Dec 8th, 2016

Ulrich Zierahn (ZEW)

Dec 15th, 2016

Ludger Wößmann (LMU Munich/ ifo Institute)

Jan 19th, 2017

Dana Sisak (University Rotterdam)

Feb 2nd, 2017

Summer Term 2016
Title Speaker Date

Dmitri Blüschke (University of Klagenfurt)

Apr 21th, 2016

Nikolaus Hautsch (University of Vienna)

Apr 28th, 2016

Robert Taylor (Essex University)

May 19th, 2016

Bettina Rockenbach (University of Cologne)

June 2nd, 2016

Dirk Sliwka (University of Cologne)

June 9th, 2016

Hannah Schildberg-Hörisch (University Bonn)

June 15th, 2016

Sascha O. Becker (University of Warwick)

June 16th, 2016

Karin Thorburn (Norwegian School of Economics)

June 20th, 2016

Alberto Bucci (University of Milan)

June 23rd, 2016

Wan-Hsin Liu (IfW Kiel)

June 30th, 2016

Julia Schaumburg (VU Amsterdam)

July 7th, 2016

Christoph Schumacher (Massey University)

July 19th, 2016
(deviating time & place!)

Sven Klingler (Copenhagen Business School)

July 21st, 2016

Winter Term 2015/2016
title speaker date

Andreas Reischmann (Heidelberg University) 

Dec 3rd, 2015 

Erik Snowberg (California Institute of Technology)

Dec 10th, 2015

Jean-Jaques Herings (Maastricht University)

Jan 28th, 2016

Özgür Gürerk (RWTH Aachen)

Jan 14th, 2016

Erik Kimbrough (Simon Fraser University)

Feb 18th, 2016

Frank Heinemann (TU Berlin)

Nov 12th, 2015

Matthias Kräkel (University Bonn)

Feb 4th, 2016

Pierre-Alexandre Balland (Utrecht University)

Feb 11th, 2016

Summer Term 2015
title speaker date

Paul J. Healy (Ohio State University)

July 21st, 2015

(deviating time & place!)

Nihat Aktas (WHU)

July 9th, 2015

Björn Bartling (University of Zurich)

July 2nd, 2015

Maja Adena (WZB)

June 25th, 2015

Paolo Zeppini (University of Bath)

June 11th, 2015

Jiehua Chen (TU Berlin)

May 26th, 2015

(deviating time & place!)

Oliver Gürtler (University of Cologne)

May 21st, 2015

Attila Tasnádi (Corvinus University Budapest)

May 12th, 2015

(deviating time & place!)

Gleb Koshevoy

(Central Economics and Mathematics Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences)

May 5th, 2015

(deviating time & place!)

Winter Term 2014/2015
title speaker date

Andreas Irmen (University of Luxembourg)

Feb 5th, 2015

Ronald Peeters (Maastricht University)

Jan 29th, 2015

Joachim Weimann (University of Magdeburg)

Jan 22th, 2015

Markus Schmid (University of St. Gallen)

Jan 15th, 2015

Konrad Stahl (Mannheim University)

Jan 8th, 2015

Andreas Schäfer (ETH Zurich)

Dec 12th, 2014

Marion Ott (RWTH Aachen)

Nov 27th, 2014

Claudia Neri (University of St.Gallen)

Nov 20th, 2014

Johannes Pfeifer (Mannheim University)

Nov 13th, 2014

Andreas Leibbrandt (Monash University)

Oct 30th, 2014

Matti Keloharju (Aalto University)

Oct 23rd, 2014

Summer Term 2014
title speaker date

Dr. Markus Walzl (University of Innsbruck)

July 17th, 2014

Prof. Jeannette Brosig-Koch (University of Duisburg-Essen)

July 10th, 2014

Dr. Matthias Wibral (University of Bonn)

June 12th, 2014

Prof. Christiane Clemens (University of Bielefeld)

May 8th, 2014

Prof. Daniel Schunk (University of Mainz)

April 29th, 2014
Remark: Deviation in room and time

Winter Term 2013/2014
title speaker date

Assistant Prof. Loukas Balafoutas (Innsbruck University)

Jan 30th, 2014

Assistant Prof. Christian Seel (Maastricht University)

Jan 16th, 2014

Dr. Nikolaus Schweizer (Saarland University)

Dec 12th, 2013

Dr. Michael Weber (University of California, Berkeley)

Nov 28th, 2013

Prof. Axel Ockenfels (University of Cologne)

Nov 22th, 2013 Remark: Deviation in room and time

Prof. Erasmus Kersting (Villanova University)

Nov 7th, 2013

Dr. Steffen Lippert (University of Otago)

Oct 24th, 2013
Summer Term 2013
title speaker date

Dr. Daniel Harenberg (ETH Zürich)

July 18, 2013

Professor Oliver Kirchkamp (Friedrich Schiller University Jena)
July 04, 2013
Ulrich Schetter (ETH Zurich)
June 27, 2013

Assistant Professor Melis Kartal (Universität Wien)

June 20, 2013

Dr. Michael Greinecker (Universität Innsbruck)

June 13, 2013

Assistant Professor Emin Karagozoglu (Bilkent University)

June 06, 2013

Professor Piet Sercu (KU Leuven)

May 23, 2013

Professor Arno Riedl (University of Maastricht)
May 16, 2013
Winter Term 2012/2013
title speaker date

Assistant Professor Elias Tsakas (Maastricht University)

Jan 31, 2013

Professor Maik Heinemann (University of Potsdam)

Nov 29, 2012

Summer Term 2012
title speaker date

Associate Professor of Economics Santanu Chatterjee (University of Georgia)

July 12, 2012

Youchang Wu,
Assistant Professor of Finance
(University of Wisconsin-Madison)

July 02, 2012
Remark: Deviation in room and time

Prof. Uwe Dulleck (Queensland University of Technology)

May 24, 2012

Dr. Viktor Winschel (University of Mannheim)

May 03, 2012

Antje Berndt (Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University) Apr 26, 2012
Winter Term 2011/2012
title speaker date
Hendrik Rommeswinkel (Universität St. Gallen)
Nov 24, 2011

Prof. Alexander Kempf (University of Cologne)

Dec 01, 2011

Maxim Ulrich (Assistant Professor)

Dec 8, 2011

Summer Term 2011
title speaker date

Associate Prof. Stefan Hirth (Aarhus University)

June 30, 2011

Prof. Dr. Hans Haller (Virginia Tech)

July 07, 2011

Winter Term 2010/2011
title speaker date

Professor Thorsten Hens,
Professor of Financial Economics,
Swiss Banking Institute

Nov 18, 2010

Professor Dorothea Kübler,
TU Berlin and WZB Berlin

Dec 2, 2010

Professor Monika Trapp, University of Cologne

Dec 09, 2010

Professor Almuth Scholl, University of Konstanz

Jan 27, 2011

Summer Term 2010
title speaker date

Professor Josef Zechner, University of Vienna

Apr 15, 2010

Dr. Peter Postl , University of Birmingham

May 27, 2010

Professor Hendrik Hakenes, University of Hannover

June 10, 2010

Professor Rüdiger Fahlenbrach, Swiss Finance Institute and EPFL

July 1, 2010

Winter Term 2009/2010
title speaker date

Professor Matthew Ryan, University of Auckland

Oct 15, 2009

Professor Thomas Gehrig, University of Freiburg

Nov 11, 2009 [updated]

Professor Jörg Rocholl, ESMT Berlin

Dec 03, 2009

Rense Corten, Ph.D., University of Utrecht

Dec 10, 2009

Professor Vittoria Levati, Max Planck Institute

Jan 14, 2009

Professor Marc Chesney, University  of Zurich

Jan 14, 2010
Remark: Deviation in room and time

Professor Ernst Maug, University of Mannheim

Jan 21, 2010

Professor Leo Kaas, University of Konstanz

Jan 28, 2010

Professor Ulf von Lilienfeld, Stockholm University

Feb 11, 2010

Summer Term 2009
title speaker date

Professor Dr. Walter Trockel, Bielefeld University

July 23, 2009

Professor Herakles Polemarchakis, University of Warwick

July 16, 2009

Professor Gaetano Bloise, University of Rome III

July 09, 2009

Professor Volker Böhm, Ph.D., Bielefeld University

July 02, 2009

Prof. Dr. Frank Riedel, Bielefeld University

June 18, 2009


Professor Remzi Sanver, Bilgi University, Istanbul

June 04, 2009

Professor Christoph Schuhmacher, Massey University, Auckland

May 28, 2009

Winter Term 2008/2009
title speaker date

Constanze Binder, Universität Groningen

Jan 29, 2009