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Elective Modules according to § 7 Para 2 (40 ECTS-Credits, 16 h)
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Elective Module 1: Public Finance (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Requirement for admission to the courses of the module is the positive completion of the compulsory module Microeconomics.
Learning Outcome: Acquisition of advanced knowledge in public finance, development of skills for the critical and autonomous discussion of advanced problems in the field of public finance.
Elective Module 2: Environmental Economics (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Requirement for admission to the courses of the module is the positive completion of the compulsory module Microeconomics.
Learning Outcome: Acquisition of advanced knowledge in environmental economics, development of skills for the critical and autonomous discussion of advanced problems in the field of environmental economics.
Elective Module 3: Industrial Economics (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Requirement for admission to the courses of the module is the positive completion of the compulsory modules Analytical Methods in Economics and Game Theory.
Learning Outcome: Acquisition of advanced knowledge in industrial economics, development of skills for the critical and autonomous discussion of advanced problems in the field of industrial economics.
Elective Module 4: Experimental and Behavioral Economics (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Requirement for admission to the courses of the module is the positive completion of the compulsory modules Analytical Methods in Economics and Game Theory.
Learning Outcome: Acquisition of advanced knowledge in experimental and behavioral economics, development of skills for the critical and autonomous discussion of advanced problems in the field of experimental and behavioral economics.
Elective Module 5: International Economics (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Requirement for admission to the courses of the module is the positive completion of the compulsory modules Microeconomics and Econometrics.
Learning Outcome: Acquisition of advanced knowledge in international economics, development of skills for the critical and autonomous discussion of advanced problems in the field of international economics.
Elective Module 6: Open Economy Macroeconomics (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Requirement for admission to the courses of the module is the positive completion of the compulsory modules Macroeconomics and Econometrics.
Learning Outcome: Acquisition of advanced knowledge in open economy macroeconomics, development of skills for the critical and autonomous discussion of advanced problems in the field of macroeconomics.
Elective Module 7: Institutional Economics (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Requirement for admission to the courses of the module is the positive completion of the compulsory module Microeconomics.
Learning Outcome: Acquisition of advanced knowledge in institutional economics, development of skills for the critical and autonomous discussion of advanced problems in the field of institutional economics.
Elective Module 8: Microeconometrics (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Requirement for admission to the courses of the module is the positive completion of the compulsory module Econometrics.
Learning Outcome: Acquisition of advanced knowledge in microeconometrics, development of skills for the critical and autonomous discussion of advanced problems in the field of microeconometrics.
Elective Module 11: Regional Economics (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Requirement for admission to the courses of the module is the positive completion of the compulsory modules Microeconomics and Macroeconomics.
Learning Outcome: Acquisition of advanced knowledge in regional economics, development of skills for the critical and autonomous discussion of advanced problems in the field of regional economics.
Elective Module 14: Foundations of Empirical Finance (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Requirement for admission to the courses of the module is the positive completion of the four compulsory modules.
Learning Outcome: Understanding, reflecting on and applying central methods and results of empirical finance research.

Notes:
  • There may still be changes in the courses offered as well as room allocation and course dates.
  • The course descriptions found in the English version of the course catalogue are for informational purposes only. Authoritative information can be found in the "Vorlesungsverzeichnis" (German version of the course catalogue).