Bachelor Research Seminar Applied Economic Policy (272045)

Bachelor Research Seminar Applied Economic Policy (272045)

  • Summer Semester


    General Details 
    Seminar title Research Seminar Applied Economic Policy
    Course code(s) 272045
    Academic session SuSe 2020
    Course availability SuSe and WiSe (except for WiSe 19/20)
    Course content 

    Key topic areas depend on semester

    Target group / area

    BSc WiWi PO 2017: Area Economics

    Number of Participants12
    Course language German or English
    Location intern Seminar
    Industry partner No
    Timetable Block seminar
    Completion of term paper during lecture period
    Requirements and Academic Support 
    Introductory course to academic research Recommended: https://www.sk.uni-hannover.de/schreiben.html 
    Formal guidelines -
    General Literature-
    Basic literature to introduce each topic Yes
    Methodology Literature analysis, empirical analysis, working with statistical databases (UN, OECD, Eurostat, Destatis u.a.)
    Specialised software -
    Recommended word processing software no special recommendation
    Length of term paper 3 pages research sketch
    Meeting(s) to discuss outline min. 2
    Performance requirements / evaluation [indicate weighting] obligated attendance during meetings and presentation of the paper, oral participation / seminar paper (75%), presentation and discussion (25%)

    Prof. Dr. Thomsen

    contact personInsa Weilage
    Group Assignments and Topics 
    Group assignment No
    topics as proposed by the students
    Assignment of topics based on preferences
    Initial registration none, registration during Kick-Off-Meeting
    Process Schedule 
    Topic assignmentassignment and binding registration during Kick-Off-Meeting in 3rd week of semester, about 15 weeks processing time, obligatory attendance during all seminar appointments
    Initial registration / application -
    Initial discussion / topic discussion / kick-off meeting Monday, 04/15/2019, 09.15 a.m.- 10.45 a.m., Room 325 (1501)

    Monday, 04/29/2019, 09.15 a.m. - 10.45 a.m., Room 063 (1501)
    Monday, 05/06/2019, 09.15 a.m. - 10.45 a.m., Room 063 (1501)
    Monday, 05/20/2019, 09.15 a.m. - 10.45 a.m., Room 063 (1501)

    Monday, 06/17/2019, 09.15 a.m. - 10.45 a.m., Room 063 (1501)

    Monday, 06/24/2019, 09.15 a.m. - 10.45 a.m., Room 063 (1501)

    Monday, 07/01/2019, 09.15 a.m. - 10.45 a.m., Room 063 (1501) 

  • Winter Semester


    Not offered in Winter Semester 19/20