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Seminar Kapitalmarktforschung / Capital Market Research (271022)

Seminar Kapitalmarktforschung / Capital Market Research (271022)

Seminar Fact Sheet

General Details
TitleSeminar Kapitalmarktforschung
Course number(s)271022
OfferedWinter term 2022/2023
Course availabilityWinter and summer term
General TopicCapital Market Research

Target Group

BSc WiWi PO 2017: Areas business (BWL)

Number of participants20
LanguageGerman or English
LocationInternal seminar
Industry Partner No
TimetableBlock event
Completion of term paper During the term
Requirements and Support
ObjectivesIn this empirical seminar, students investigate capital market related research questions by applying numerical software (e.g. R or Stata). Subsequently, results are evaluated economically and presented scientifically.
Prerequisites BWL III
Introductory course to academic research An introduction to scientific working and programming in R is mandatory and will be provided in ILIAS (after the final registration for the seminar).
Formal guidelines Guidelines for the preparation of scientific papers are available in Stud.IP.
General literature
Berk, J. B., & DeMarzo, P. M. (5. ed. 2019). Corporate finance. Pearson Education.

Brooks, C. (2014). Introductory econometrics for finance. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Basic literature to introduce each topic Yes
Methodology An empirical research or a simulation study.
SoftwareR or Stata (other software on request)
Recommended word processing softwareLaTeX or Microsoft Word 
Page count20 (group of 2), 24 (group of 3, 28 (group of 4)
Meeting(s) to discuss outline Multiple meeting are possible.
Performance requirements / Evaluation

Attendance during the presentation session is required. Evaluation consists of a written part and the presentation.


Examiner Prof. Dr. Dierkes
Contact person M. Sc. Jan Krupski
Group work and topic allocation
Group work Required
Group size 2 - 4
Group formation Based on preferences.
Topics Available topics will be announced at an introductory sessions. Further information can be found in Stud.IP.
Topic allocation Based on preferences.
Type of advance registration PDF form sent via e-mail (available in Stud.IP)
Pre-registration / Application-

Presumably on October 17, 2022 via WebEx.

Topic assignment Presumably on October 26, 2022.
Binding registration Presumably on October 31, 2022.
Commencement of the seminar paper Presumably on October 31, 2022.
Submission of the seminar paper Presumably on December 12, 2022.
Submission of presenation No later than two days before the presentation.
Presentations Presumably in calendar week 51 (2022) or calendar week 2 (2023).
Additional Notes

Further information and documents will be published via the course "Seminar Kapitalmarktforschung" (in Stud.IP).