Ongoing Projects with External Funding

Auf der Suche nach dem globalen Arbeitsmarkt - Akteure - Strukturen - Politik

Marie-Sklodowska Curie Innovative Training Network "Expectations and Social Influence Dynamics in Economics" (ExSIDE) funded by the European Union under the Horizon 2020 programme, 2017-2021. 

CONQUAIRE – Continuous Quality Control for Research Data to Ensure Reproducibility, funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG), 2016-2018. Proposal

Innovation-fuelled, Sustainable, Inclusive Growth (ISIGrowth) funded by the European Union under the Horizon 2020 programme, 2015-2018.



Completed Projects with External Funding

The Heterogeneity of Skills, Technological Change, and Changing Perspectives on the Labor Market, funded by the German Science Foundation within the Collaborative Research Center “From Heterogeneities to Inequalities”, (SFB 882), 2011-2016.

The EU in the new Complex Geography of Economic Systems: Models, tools and policy evaluation, COST Action within the EU RTD Framework Programme (ISCH COST Action IS1104), 2012-2016

Dynamic Oligopolistic Competition between Innovating Firms, carried out jointly with Universty of Tilburg, funded by the German Science Foundation and the NWO, 2013-2016.

EU STREP-project EURACE ('An agent-based software platform for Euopean economic policy design with heterogeneous interacting agents') funded in the 6th EU-FP, 2006 - 2009.


Project 'Aufbau eines Agentenbasierten Simulationsmodells zur Diffusion von elekromobilen Fahrzeugen' jointly with different Institutes of the Fraunhofer Society, funded by the German Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF), 2009 - 2010.


New Article Published in Pacific Economic Review

Dawid, H., Zou, B. (2017) Foreign direct investment with endogenous technology choice, Pacific Economic Review; 22; 3-22

Workshop on Validation Methods for Agent-Based Models

Sander van der Hoog is co-organizing a workshop at the School of Economics of the University of Kent (UK), held on 24-26 April 2017.

For details and the programme schedule, see: https://www.kent.ac.uk/economics/research/MaGHiC/events/workshop-apr17.html

Paper accepted in the Journal of Public Economic Theory

title "Optimal policy and the role of social contacts in a search model with heterogeneous workers", authors: Anna Zaharieva and Juliia Stupnytska

“Formal search and referrals from a firm's perspective"

Anna Zaharieva will present a paper dealing with the a. m. topic at the Annual Search and Matching Conference in Barcelona on May, 31  - June, 2  2017.

Article Accepted in Review of International Economics

Dawid, H., Harting, P., Neugart, M. (2017) Fiscal Transfers and Regional Economic Growth; Review of International Economics (accepted)

New ZiF Research Group

Anna Zaharieva together with two colleagues Ursula Mense-Petermann (Faculty of Sociology) and Thomas Welskopp (Faculty of History) successfully applied for an interdisciplinary ZiF Research Group “In Search of the Global Labour Market”.

ETACE Members Coordinate Marie Curie International Traning Network

Starting in March 2017 Bielefeld University will coordinate the Marie Skłodowska-Curie European Training Network
ExSIDE (Expectation and Social Influence Dynamics in Economics). 15 doctoral students will study and do research within the program, which involves 8 European Universities and is funded by the European Commission with 3.8 Mio. Euro. Apart from the Network coordinator Herbert Dawid also ETACE member Anna Zaharieva will be involved in the program as doctoral supervisor.
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