The students are able to characterize the specific role of emerging economies in the world economy. They know about stylized processes of (financial) development, about mechanisms of financial crises, the foundation and policy issues of microfinance, and the impact of individual characteristics on financial behavior. Organization: The module “Emerging Markets” consists of a lecture plus a seminar. The lecture is conducted 4 hours per week during the first half of the semester. The seminar takes place on two days in January 2021. Time etc.: The seminar language is English. It takes place most likely at DIW Berlin (Mohrenstr. 58) on two days (Thur/Fri). Most likely days are January, 28 - 29, 2021. Please, keep these days reserved. Application: Please, apply to the seminar before the 16th November 2020 by sending the following information to Jana Hamdan (email@example.com): (i) your first and second name (ii) enrollment number (iii) semester during master studies (iv) courses and grades finished during your master studies (v) your preferences for three of the offered topics (vi) case of hardship? (health, social, disability or family reasons) In case of more than 20 applications we have to make a selection according to the rules of Humboldt-University. In case of questions regarding the content of this seminar (and later discussion of your table of contents etc.), refer to Jana Hamdan, who is the seminar tutor (firstname.lastname@example.org). Lecture timeline: 09.11.20 start of lecture 14.12.20 end of lecture 14.12.20 submission of special work performance (submit two short essays, 12,000 to 15,000 characters, i.e. about 3-4 pages each) Seminar timeline: 16.11.20 seminar application deadline 18.11.20 Decision about attendance (if more than 20 applications) and final allocation of seminar topics for presentations; thereafter preparation of your seminar paper / seminar thesis; please, contact us to talk about your content /structure of thesis and in case of problems 14.01.21 Submission of term paper of about 30,000 characters incl. spaces, i.e. about 12-15 pages. 26.01.21 Submission of your summary about the term paper 28.-29.01.21 Two days seminar, presentations Total requirements: Attendance at lecture, submission of special work performance (essays); Attendance at seminar, submission of special work performance (seminar paper), submission of summary of seminar paper, presentation about the seminar paper (30 minutes). Grading: depends on presentation; special work performances must be passed.
Further information can be found on Moodle (please use the password 'topics2021'): https://moodle.hu-berlin.de/enrol/index.php?id=98178
StO/PO MA 2016: 6 LP, Modul: "Emerging Markets"
StO/PO MEMS 2016: 6 LP, Modul: "Emerging Markets", Major: Microeconomics
Multimedia exam (presentation)
Die Veranstaltung wurde 6 mal im Vorlesungsverzeichnis WiSe 2020/21 gefunden: