Universität Wien

040100 PS Applied and empirical microeconomics (BA) (2021W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 4 - Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Prüfungsimmanente Lehrveranstaltung


Hinweis: Ihr Anmeldezeitpunkt innerhalb der Frist hat keine Auswirkungen auf die Platzvergabe (kein "first come, first served").


max. 25 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch


Termine (iCal) - nächster Termin ist mit N markiert

Dienstag 05.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Dienstag 12.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Dienstag 19.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Dienstag 16.11. 08:00 - 11:15 Digital
Dienstag 23.11. 08:00 - 11:15 Digital
Dienstag 30.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Dienstag 11.01. 08:00 - 11:15 Digital
Dienstag 18.01. 08:00 - 11:15 Digital
Dienstag 25.01. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital


Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

The course will be ran fully online with streamed lectures and student presentations.

In this seminar students will practice finding economic information as well as analyzing and presenting it with both, online presentations and written seminar papers. The focus of the seminar is broadly within applied microeconomics and students have a high degree of influence on the selection of topics. The main goal is to learn to critically discuss and asses scientific papers. The course will also offer the students a chance to substantially deepen the understanding of their subfields of interest within applied microeconomics.

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

To complete the seminar the following activities are mandatory:

* Presentation of a research synopsis and a pro seminar draft

* A seminar paper based on the draft

* Brief comments on other student's synopsis and draft and active participation and discussion during class meetings

Grade is composed as follows:
Essay and its presentations 70%
Peer feedback and class participation 30%

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

Assessment is based on the quality of the presentations, the written work and student's class participation. Since the course does not have a final exam, students are expected to present twice, comment on one synopsis and one presentation and write a seminar paper to pass the course.


As a seminar, there is no exam. See other points for more details.


Scientific articles that compose the literature review for the the final essay.

Zuordnung im Vorlesungsverzeichnis

Letzte Änderung: Fr 12.05.2023 00:12