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Seminar Kapitalmarktforschung / Capital Market Research (271022)

Seminar Kapitalmarktforschung / Capital Market Research (271022)


General Details
TitleSeminar Kapitalmarktforschung
Course number(s)271022
OfferedSoSe 2021
Course availabilityWiSe and SoSe
General TopicCapital Market Research

Target Group

BSc WiWi PO 2017: Areas business (BWL), PO 2012

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 empirically oriented seminar, students work on capital market-related questions independently with the help of numerical software (e.g. R or Stata). Subsequently, the results are evaluated economically and presented scientifically.
Prerequisites BWL III
Introductory course to academic research An introduction to scientific work at the Institute for Banking and Finance and Programming in R is mandatory. This takes place after the binding registration. Depending on the Corona situation, it will probably also take place online in winter term 2020/2021. Further information will be announced during the introductory event.
Formal guidelines Guidelines for the preparation of scientific papers are available in Stud.IP.
General literature
Berk, J. B., & DeMarzo, P. M. (2007). 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 / Matlab or similar statistical software
Recommended word processing softwareLaTeX  / MS Word 
Page count24 (group of 3), 20 (group of 2), 16 (alone)
Meeting(s) to discuss outline Multiple possible
Performance requirements / Evaluation

Attendance during presentation session is required, consists of a written part and a presentation performance


Examiner Prof. Dr. Dierkes
Contact person M.Sc. Florian Sckade
Group work and topic allocation
Group work Required
Group size 2 - 3
Group formation Based on preferences of the students, allocation by the institute
Topics The topics will be announced at a presentation event. Further information can be found in Stud.IP.
Topic allocation Based on preferences
Type of advance registration PDF-Form sent per E-Mail (Form available in Stud.IP)
Pre-registration / Application-
Kick-Off-Meeting 13.04.2021. The kick-off-meeting takes place online. More information available on StudIP.
Topic assignment 19.04.2021
Binding registration 23.04.2021
Commencement of seminar paper 26.04.2021
Submission of seminar paper 07.06.2021
Submission of presenation -
Presentations TBD (CW 24/25 2021)
Additional Notes

Further information and documents will be published in the Stud.IP event "Seminar Kapitalmarktforschung".