Within the Department of Business Administration and Economics, the following courses are regularly offered by us:

  • Statistik I (310014)
  • Statistik II (310051)
  • Angewandte Statistik (310060)
  • Grundlagen der Statistik (316101)
  • Multivariate Methods (310405)
  • Hidden Markov Models (312512)
  • Generalized Linear Models (312503)
  • Masterkolloquium (312911)
  • Bachelorkolloquium (310733)
  • Reading Course (314004)
  • Statistical Consulting (314000)

Follow the links below to see which courses are currently offered by members of the statistics and data analysis group:


New member of the group

Vianey Leos Barajas has joined our group.

New paper

Paper accepted at Statistica Neerlandica on nonparametric inference in HMM-type models.

New paper

Paper accepted at Applied Economics on betting market inefficiencies in German football.

New paper

Paper accepted at Quantitative Finance that uses Markov-switching GAMs for forecasting operational losses in banking.


Roland is a PI within a new "Sonderforschungsbereich".

Workshop on HMMs

We gave a two-day workshop on hidden Markov models at the University of St Andrews.

New paper

Paper published at Dependence Modeling that compares methods for nonparametric estimation of simplified vines.

New paper

Our review paper on statistical models for animal movement got accepted at AStA Advances in Statistical Analysis.

New paper

Paper accepted at AStA Wirtschafts- und Sozialstatistisches Archiv estimating income mobility with D-vines using bivariate penalized splines.

New paper

Paper accepted at JABES on selecting the number of states of an HMM.

New paper

Paper accepted at JABES on multi-scale modelling of animal movement and general animal behaviour.

Karl Peter Grotemeyer Prize

Roland Langrock will be awarded the Karl Peter Grotemeyer Prize.