Course Program for Doctoral Students in Economics of Education

7th Course Program (starting Spring 2022)

The course program for doctoral students consists of four core courses and a variety of electives.

                                                   Core Courses

1. Semester Spring Term 2022

Econometric Methods in Economics of Education
(3 ECTS)

 

Syllabus (PDF, 218 KB)

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Prof. Dr. Guido Schwerdt
University of Konstanz

February 28 - March 4, 2022

 

 

Microeconomic Foundations of Economics of Education (3 ECTS)

 

Syllabus (PDF, 280 KB)

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Prof. Dr. Ludger Woessmann
University of Munich and Ifo Institute

 

 

May 9 - 12, 2022

2. Semester Fall Term 2022

Apprenticeship Training: Institutions and Markets
(3 ECTS)

 

Syllabus (PDF, 325 KB)

course website 

Prof. Dr. Samuel Mühlemann

LMU Munich

 

Prof. Dr. Ursula Renold

ETH Zurich

 

Prof. Paul Ryan, PhD
King's College Cambridge

September 12 - 16, 2022

 

Personnel and Labor Economics for Education Economists
(3 ECTS)

 

Syllabus (PDF, 735 KB)

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Prof. Dr. Tor Eriksson
Aarhus University

 

Prof. Dr. Anders Frederiksen
Aarhus University

 

September 26 - 30, 2022

                                                   Elective Courses

1. Semester Spring Term 2022

Crafting Scientific Publications: Developing a clear line of argument to communicate to
target readers

(3 ECTS)

Syllabus (PDF, 183 KB)

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Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Uschi Backes-Gellner
University of Zurich

 

Prof. Dr. Kerstin Pull
University of Tübingen & Inge Strauch Visiting Professor at University of Zurich

April 4 - 8, 2022

3. Semester Spring 2023

Matching and Researching Large Administrative Data
in Economics of Education

(3 ECTS)

Syllabus tba

Course website tba

Prof. Aline Bütikofer PhD

Norwegian School of Economics

 

March 27 - 31, 2023

 

Randomized Experiments in Economics of Education
(3 ECTS)

Syllabus tba

Course website tba

Prof. Dr. Eric Bettinger

Stanford University

June (tba), 2023
3. Semester Fall 2023

Corporate Communication - Theoretical Foundations, Case Studies, Role Playing and Media Training

(3 ECTS)

Syllabus tba

Course website tba

Dr. Andrea Timmesfeld

Head of Public Affairs & Community Engagement, Generali Deutschland

August 21 - 25, 2023
 

Machine Learning with Python for Education and Personnel Economists

(3 ECTS)

Syllabus tba

Course website tba

Michael E. Rose, PhD

Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition

October 9 - 13, 2023