Courses Master Display 2020-2021

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Course title Workshops in Finance
Course code EBC4136
ECTS credits 6,5
Assessment Whole/Half Grades
Period
Period Start End Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
1 31-8-2020 16-10-2020 X X
Level Advanced
Coordinator Paulo Rodrigues
For more information: p.rodrigues@maastrichtuniversity.nl
Language of instruction English
Goals
The workshops in Finance have two purposes.
The first is to give Research master students a broad insight into current research in Financial Economics through a regular seminar series.
The second purpose is to provide Research master students with the skills needed in today’s scientific environment, such as presenting one’s research to a group of scientific peers and constructively discussing research papers.
Description
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE INFORMATION ABOUT THE TEACHING AND ASSESSMENT METHOD(S) USED IN THIS COURSE IS WITH RESERVATION. THE INFORMATION PROVIDED HERE IS BASED ON THE COURSE SETUP PRIOR TO THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS. AS A CONSEQUENCE OF THE CRISIS, COURSE COORDINATORS MAY BE FORCED TO CHANGE THE TEACHING AND ASSESSMENT METHODS USED. THE MOST UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION ABOUT THE TEACHING/ASSESSMENT METHOD(S) WILL BE AVAILABLE IN THE COURSE SYLLABUS.

These goals will be attained through the attendance of a full academic year of a special seminar series in Financial Economics organised by the Finance Department, and in which senior of the department will participate.
Literature
W Thomson (2001) A guide for the young economist, MIT press.
Research papers of the finance department and to be discussed by the participants
Prerequisites
Only for Research Master students.
Teaching methods Presentation / Lecture
Assessment methods Attendance / Participation
Evaluation in previous academic year For the complete evaluation of this course please click "here"
This course belongs to the following programmes / specialisations
Master Business Research - No specialisation Year 2 Free Elective(s)
Master Business Research - Operations Research Year 1 Elective Course(s)
Master Business Research - Operations Research Year 2 Elective Course(s)
Master Economic and Financial Research - Econometrics Year 2 Elective Course(s)
Master Economic and Financial Research - No specialisation Year 2 Elective Course(s)