wir836 - Quantitative Studies in AFT

wir836 - Quantitative Studies in AFT

Department of Business Administration, Economics and Law (Economics) 6 KP
Module components Semester courses Summer semester 2024 Examination
  • Limited access 2.02.992 - Empirical Research in Sustainability Reporting Show lecturers
    • Inga Elise Meringdal
    • Prof. Dr. Christoph Sextroh

    Dates on Wednesday, 10.04.2024, Wednesday, 29.05.2024 10:00 - 12:00, Monday, 15.07.2024, Wednesday, 17.07.2024 - Friday, 19.07.2024 10:00 - 18:00, Location: A01 0-008, A05 0-056, (Online)
    This course provides an introduction to the increasingly complex and interesting field of sustainability reporting. Students have the opportunity to conduct their own empirical research. Deep statistical knowledge is not required.

Hinweise zum Modul

The course is intended for master’s students with a specialization in Accounting, Finance, Taxation (AFT).

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Students are required to actively participate in the course by preparing classes, by performing follow-up coursework, and/or by giving presentations according to the rules defined by the lecturer in the first session.
typically at the end of the semester; potential mid-term examination dates will be announced in the first session
Module examination
1 term paper (Hausarbeit) or 1 written exam (Klausur) or 1 oral exam (mündliche Prüfung) or 1 Portfolio
Skills to be acquired in this module
The aim of the course is to provide insights into the economics of accounting, finance, and/or taxation from the perspective of a quantitative researcher. Upon completion of the module, students will be familiar with typical quantitative models and research approaches in the respective field and will be able to develop their own research designs