Courses

Winter 2022/2023

RTG Day

The RTG Day starts on October 25 and takes place on Tuesdays from 10:00 to 17:15 in the Math Tower, 

at Technical University of Dortmund, Vogelpothsweg 87, Rooms: 125 & 127.

The “Empirical Methods in Regional Economics” Course takes place on this day at 14.00. The RTG day 

ends with a research seminar talk by an external speaker.

Empirical Methods in Regional Economics

14:00 – 16:00 (Jung, Paul, Bauer)

Research Seminar
16:15 – 17:30
The seminar program can be found here.

Theoretical Foundations in Urban & Regional Economics

Online (Seidel), time and date TBA 

 

 

Further courses

How to Behave at Conferences

Thomas K. Bauer
 7th November 2022

15:00-17:00 @ RWI E-Werk hybrid

 

Writing a Paper in Economics

Thomas K. Bauer

25th November 2022

09:00-11:00 @ RWI E-Werk hybrid

Scientific Writing for Economists

(non-compulsory)

Prof. Dr. Jens Wrona

06th February – 10th February 2023

Room: Online 

See course website for more information.

Summer 2022

RTG Day


The RTG Day takes place Tuesdays from 09:00 to 17:15 at Weststadttürme – WST-A.12.04, University of Duisburg-Essen. The day starts with the courses specified below and ends with a research seminar talk by an external speaker.

Contact:  Cagla Diner (cagla.diner-eken@uni-due.de)

Topics on Regional Disparities 

(compulsory)

 See course outline for information on dates, contents and lecturers.

Research Seminar
16:15 – 17:30
The seminar program can be found here.

Winter 2021/2022

RTG Day

The RTG Day takes place Tuesdays from 10:00 to 17:15 at Weststadttürme – WST-A.12.04, University of Duisburg-Essen. The day starts with the courses specified below and ends with a research seminar talk by an external speaker.

RTG Day dates: 19 October – 23 November, 14 December – 21 December & 11 January – 1 February

Theoretical Foundations in Urban & Regional Economics

10:00 – 12:00 (Seidel, Jung)

Empirical Methods in Regional Economics

13:00 – 15:00 (Jung, Kruse-Becher; Paul, Bauer)

Research Seminar
16:15 – 17:30
The seminar program can be found here.

Further courses

Writing a Paper in Economics
(compulsory)

Thomas Bauer

12 November 2021, 14:00 – 16:00, online lecture

Note: The course can be replaced by “Scientific Writing for Economists” by Jens Wrona.

How to Behave at Conferences
(non-compulsory)

Thomas Bauer

19 November 2021, 10:00 – 12:00, online lecture

Empirical Research in International Economics
(non-compulsory)

Jens Wrona
Christian Kleinertz

Thursday 10:15 – 11:45 (21.10.-25.11.2021) & Thursday 09:15 – 11:45 (13.01.-27.01.2022)

Rooms LB107 (21.10.-25.11.2021), LC134 (13.-27.01.2022), Campus Duisburg

See course website for more information.

Research Data Management (RDM)
(compulsory)

Sandra Schaffner
24.11.2021, approx. 08:45 – 13:00,
RWI Essen

Note: Please contact Sandra Schaffner (Sandra.Schaffner at rwi-essen.de) to register until 17.11.21 with the following information:

  • name, chair
  • notebook y/n
  • Stata y/n
  • R y/n
  • will show 3G certificate y/n

Please note that you participate with a valid 3G certificate only.

This course is compulsory for Cohorts 2020 and 2021.

Scientific Writing for Economists

(compulsory)

Jens Wrona

Monday 21.03.2022 – Friday 25.03.2022 (08:00-12:00), online lecture

See course website for more information.

Note: Please register by email (jens.wrona@uni-due.de). The course can be replaced by “Writing a Paper in Economics” by Thomas Bauer.

Summer 2021

RTG Day

The RTG Day takes place Tuesdays from 09:00 to 17:15 online. Details will be given by the respective course instructor.

The day starts with the courses specified below and ends with an online research seminar talk by an external speaker.

Contact: Sebastian Kunert (sebastian.kunert@uni-due.de)

Topics on Regional Disparities
(compulsory)

See course outline for information on dates, contents and lecturers.

Note: Non-RTG-students may participate ‘audit-only’ and choose certain parts of the seminar. Please contact the teacher of the respective class in advance.

Research Seminar

16:15 – 17:30
The seminar program can be found here.

Further courses

Advanced Labour Economics
(Mini-lecture, non compulsory)

Jens Wrona

17 – 21 May 2021, 8:30 – 11:45

Note: Please register by email (jens.wrona@uni-due.de).

 

Computational Data Analytics (CDA)
(Mini-lecture, non compulsory)

Anthony Strittmatter

23 – 25 June 2021, 9:15 – 12:30 & 14:15 – 15:45

Campus Duisburg, LX 1203 

Course outline

Further material

Note: Please register by email (sebastian.kunert@uni-due.de) until 13th June 2021. The max. number of participants is limited.

Further courses can be found at RGS econ.

Winter 2020/21

RTG Day

The RTG Day takes place online on Tuesdays from 10:00 to 17:15. Details will be given by the respective course instructor.

The day starts with the courses specified below and ends with an online research seminar talk by an external speaker.

Further courses

Empirical Research in International Economics
(non-compulsory)

Jens Wrona
Thursdays, 10:15 – 11:45, online
12 November – 17 December

Christian Kleinertz
Thursdays, 10:15 – 11:45, online
21 January – 11 February 

See course website for more information.

 

Scientific Writing for Economists

(compulsory)

Jens Wrona

22 to 26 March 2021, 08:00 – 12:00, online

See course website for more information.

Note: Please register by email (jens.wrona@uni-due.de).

How to Write a Paper
(non-compulsory)

Thomas Bauer

30 November 2020, 15:00 – 17:00, online lecture

Note: Link will be provided by email.

 

How to Prepare for and Behave on Conferences
(non-compulsory)

Thomas Bauer

7 December 2020, 15:00 – 17:00, online lecture

Note: Link will be provided by email.

 

Further courses can be found at RGS econ.

Summer 2020

Topics on Regional Disparities
(compulsory)

See course outline for information on dates, contents and lecturers.

Note: Non-RTG-students may participate ‘audit-only’ and choose certain parts of the seminar. Please register by email (sebastian.kunert@uni-due.de).

How to Write a Paper in Economics
(compulsory)

Thomas Bauer

26 May 2020, 14:00 – 16:00, online lecture

Note: Please register by email (sebastian.kunert@uni-due.de).

 

How to Behave at Conferences
(non-compulsory)

Thomas Bauer

9 June 2020, 15:00 – 17:00, online lecture

Note: Please register by email (sebastian.kunert@uni-due.de).

 

Trade Policy Analysis with Gravity Models
(mini-lecture, non-compulsory)

Yoto Yotov (Drexel University)
13 & 15 – 17 July, 8:00 – 13:00, online
14 July, 9:00 – 12:00, online

Note: Further details will be announced on this website. Please register by email (sebastian.kunert@uni-due.de). Yoto will also give a research seminar presentation from 16:15 – 17:30 on 14 July (see here).

Course outline

Winter 2019/2020

RTG Day

The RTG Day takes place Tuesdays from 10:00 to 17:15 in room GD 02/338 at Ruhr-Universität Bochum. The day starts with the courses specified below and ends with a research seminar talk by an external speaker.

RTG Day dates: 22 October – 26 November, 17 December & 7 January – 4 February

Theoretical Foundations in Urban & Regional Economics

10:00 – 12:00 (Seidel, Jung)

Empirical Methods in Regional Economics

13:00 – 15:00 (Jung, Kruse-Becher; Paul, Bauer)

Research Seminar
16:15 – 17:30
The seminar program can be found here.

Further Courses

Research Data Management (RDM)
(compulsory)

Sandra Schaffner
11.12.2019, 09:00 – 16:00
RWI Essen

Note: Participants will have the opportunity to attend the Lecture of Andrea Craig at 11:00 RWI. There will be a lunch break afterwards and the RDM course will continue in the afternoon.

Introduction to ArcGIS
(Mini-Lecture, non-compulsory)

Birgit Sattler
27. – 28.2.2020, 09:00 – 16:00
UDE, Campus Essen, Room tba

Note: for RTG students only, maximum 10 participants, please register by email (sebastian.kunert@uni-due.de)

Good Scientific Practice
(compulsory)

Valentina Vasilov
10.03.2020, 09:00 – 17:00
UDE, Campus Duisburg, Room LB 338

Scientific Writing for Economists (CANCELLED)
(non-compulsory)

Jens Wrona
30.03.-01.04.2020, 08:00 – 18:00
See course website for more information.

UDE, Campus Duisburg, LC 134

Gravity Estimation in International and Regional Economics
(non-compulsory)

Jens Wrona
Start: 20.01.2020
See course website for more Information.

UDE, Campus Duisburg