The Epi-Macro MMB is a new resource for researchers and policy analysts who want to assess macroeconomic and health impact of epidemics and appropriate policy measures. The database developed by Mathias Trabandt, Volker Wieland and the IMFS team features more than 20 models at the start and will be expanded. For each model a short summary and the replication code to download are available at...[more]

Elite Princeton University and prestigious business school HEC Paris have recently begun using LiveX, a software developed at Goethe University to simulate stock markets. By this, LiveX is applied for the first time in the US.FRANKFURT. Numerous top European universities have already decided: They are using the LiveX stock market simulation software for digital and interactive education in the...[more]

The new mentoring program at the Faculty of Economics and Business has been established for female doctoral candidates who are in the early phase of their dissertation. The mentors are mainly professors from German universities who work in the same field / subject area as their mentees. During the 18-month duration of the mentoring program, there are regular (digital) meetings between mentees...[more]

On October 26, UBS Nobel Perspectives live! was held with four Nobel Laureates in Economics Robert Engle, Christopher Pissarides, Michael Spence and Joseph Stiglitz at Goethe University's Westend Campus. Around 300 students were there live to discuss the future of Europe and the climate crisis. The recording of this high-profile event is available here. In 2017, UBS launched Nobel...[more]

Goethe University is making further appointments available in cooperation with the Workers’ Samaritan Federation (ASB) and the City of Frankfurt’s health department: Wednesday, October 13, 2021, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm: Campus Westend (at sculpture Body of Knowledge, Theodor-W.-Adorno Platz)Tuesday, October 26, 2021, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm: Campus Westend (at sculpture...[more]

In an article published in the Review of Accounting Studies, Prof. Dr. Martin Nienhaus and Christopher Oehler from Goethe-University and Christoph Mauritz from Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster report on the results of a study on the role of auditors in the preparation of corporate financial reports. Using the latest methods for automated text analysis and a dataset of nearly 4 million...[more]

Alexander Meyer-Gohde has received the funding approval for a research project on macroeconomic models from German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG). The DFG will fund the project titled „Numerical diagnostics and improvements for the solution of linear dynamic macroeconomic models“ over the next three years with an amount of 250,000 euros. Meyer-Gohde has held the...[more]

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