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Spring 2022  ›  Bachelor of Science  ›  Bachelor of Science - 6th Semester  ›  Seminar

Seminar: Current topics in Finance

Course Code:
Prof. Dr. Mei Wang
Course Type:
BSc Course
Week Hours:
Spring 2022
(Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.)
We introduce the current academic research in the area of finance, including traditional topics such as global financial markets and investment strategies, as well as frontier topics such as sustainable finance, ethical finance, sustainable finance, behavioral finance, experimental finance and cultural finance etc. The purpose of this seminar is to develop the ability to critically evaluate the academic publications, and to communicate effectively the relevant research with business communities.
Monday, 24/01/2022
03:30 PM till 06:45 PM
Wednesday, 09/03/2022
08:00 AM till 06:45 PM
Included in course package. The students are also expected to search literature by themselves.
Interactive lectures and presentation.
Term paper (50%) presentation (50%)
Basic knowledge about financial markets