Lehrveranstaltungen im Wintersemester 19/20

Seminar

Trading Room Seminar

Lecturer:
  • Dr. Marcel Kremer
  • Jan Wollmann, M.Sc.
Contact:
Term:
Winter Semester 2019/2020
Time:
Wednesday 2-4 pm (14:00-16:00)
Room:
R09 R00 H43
Start:
23.10.2019
Language:
English
LSF:
Lecture in LSF

Description:

The topic of this term’s seminar is Energiewende products as introduced here.

Participants are required to write a seminar paper on their chosen topic and give a short presentation by the end of the term. Each participant’s topic will be agreed upon based on adequacy and personal interest. The focus of this seminar is on quantitative analysis which involves computing in statistical software, such as Matlab, R, or Python.

Learning Targets:

Students are able to

  • select, acquire, and process necessary market data.
  • use statistical software, such as Matlab, R, or Python, to analyze market data.
  • interpret and discuss results critically, and put them into economically meaningful context.
  • write a scientific paper and present its content in a scientific talk.

Methods of Assessment:

Preparation of a seminar paper (20-30 pages) and its presentation (15-20 minutes).

Formalities:

The first meeting (details see above) serves to introduce potential topics. Please register for this meeting by email to jan.wollmann@uni-due.de until October 18, 2019. Allocation of topics is planned to be completed by October 30, 2019. Please note that deregistration and thus avoiding receiving malus points for not fulfilling the examination requirements is only possible until November 30, 2019.

A basic knowledge of statistical software, such as Matlab, R, or Python, is sufficient.