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040349 SE Special Topics in Public and Non-Profit Management (MA) (2018S)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 4 - Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 24 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Preliminary talk and allocation of topics:
Tuesday, March 6th, 8:00 a.m., SR 2, 1st floor, Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1.

Tuesday 06.03. 08:00 - 11:15 Studierzone
Tuesday 08.05. 08:00 - 11:15 Studierzone
Tuesday 15.05. 08:00 - 11:15 Studierzone
Tuesday 29.05. 08:00 - 11:15 Studierzone
Tuesday 05.06. 08:00 - 11:15 Studierzone
Tuesday 12.06. 08:00 - 11:15 Studierzone
Tuesday 19.06. 08:00 - 11:15 Studierzone
Tuesday 26.06. 08:00 - 11:15 Studierzone


Aims, contents and method of the course

Presentation and discussion of sector-specific problems in public utility management with a special focus on the interaction between regulation and management.

Assessment and permitted materials

The grade of a participant depends on his/her presentation (30%), his/her active participation in class (30%) and his/her seminar paper (40%).

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum requirement for a positive grade: more than 50% of the achievable scores.

Examination topics

Reading list

Recent working papers, articles and books, in particular the following one:

Christopher Decker, Modern Economic Regulation: An Introduction to Theory and Practice, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 2015.

Association in the course directory

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