Faculty of Business and Economics

Dissertations in 2018


  • Dr. Kacana Catherine Sipangule
    Large-Scale Land Investments and Land-Use Change: Determinants and Impacts on Rural Development
    Supervisor: Apl. Prof. Dr. Jann Lay, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
    Examination date: 26 January 2018
    Abstract

  • Dr. Sebastian Bause
    "Beiträge zur Messung und empirischen Analyse des Einflusses von Steuerasymmetrien auf Investitionsentscheidungen"
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Andreas Oestreicher, Tax Division
    Examination date: 19 February 2018

  • Dr. Michelle Rudeloff
    "Der Einfluss informeller Lerngelegenheiten auf die Finanzkompetenz von Lernenden am Ende der Sekundarstufe I" (The influence of informal learning opportunities on the financial literacy of learners at the end of secondary education)
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Susan Seeber, Chair of Business Education and Human Resource Development
    Examination date: 21 February 2018
    Abstract

  • Dr. Pham, Duy Hung
    Credit Access, Networks, Institutions and Performance
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Kilian Bizer, Chair of Economic Policy and SME Research
    Examination date: 28 February 2018
    Abstract

  • Seyedeh Setareh Sanjari
    New Insights into the Effectiveness of Front-of-package Nutrition Label Formats: Situational Processing Perspective
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Yasemin Boztuğ, Chair of Marketing, with focus on Consumer Behaviour
    Examination date: 2 March 2018

  • Katrin Kallweit
    Retail Innovations - The User Acceptance of Mobile Service Technologies and the Effect on Retailer
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Waldemar Toporowski, Chair of Retailing
    Examination date: 9 March 2018

  • Dennie Oertel
    "Zur Optimalität von Währungsintegration selbstständig bleibender Staaten – das Beispiel Europa"
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Rübel, Chair of International and Monetary Economics
    Examination date: 9 March 2018

  • Dr. Benjamin Brauer
    Persuasive User-Centric Green IS – Exploring the Role and Paving the Way of Information Systems to Induce Pro-Environmental Behavior Change
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Lutz M. Kolbe, Chair of Information Management
    Examination date: 12 March 2018
    Abstract

  • Dr. Jana Kuhnt
    Essays in Empirical Development Economics - Evaluating and Designing Health Interventions
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Sebastian Vollmer, Chair of Development Economics/ Centre for Modern Indian Studies (CeMIS)
    Examination date: 9 April 2018
    Abstract

  • Dr. Franz Maybüchen
    Strategic decision-making and corporate governance instruments - An empirical analysis of contingencies in a multi-national context
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Michael Wolff, Chair of Management and Control
    Examination date: 13 April 2018
    Abstract

  • Dr. Sebastian Andreas Hobert
    "Empirische Erkenntnisse und Gestaltungsansätze zum Einsatz von Wearable Computern im Industriesektor"
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Matthias Schumann, Chair of Application Systems and E-Business
    Examination date: 17 April 2018
    Abstract

  • Dr. Marcus Wortmann
    European Economies in Times of Crisis - An Empirical Assessment of Macroeconomic Cluster Structures
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Renate Ohr (emeritus), former chair of Economics, esp. Economic Policy
    Examination date: 18 April 2018
    Abstract

  • Johannes-Julian Schünemann
    Essays on Health and Macroeconomics
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Holger Strulik, Chair of Macroeconomics and Development
    Examination date: 19 April 2018

  • Sören Oliver Lüders
    "Entwicklung eines Evolutionären Algorithmus zur Preisoptimierung für kleine und mittlere Handelsunternehmen"
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Waldemar Toporowski, Chair of Retailing
    Examination date: 20 April 2018

  • Dr. Christian Bommer
    Essays on Health and Development
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Sebastian Vollmer, Chair of Development Economics/ Centre for Modern Indian Studies (CeMIS)
    Examination date: 2 May 2018
    Abstract

  • Dr. Frederik Kunze
    Decision-making, uncertainty and the predictability of financial markets - Essays on interest rates, crude oil prices and exchange rates
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Kilian Bizer, Chair of Economic Policy and SME Research
    Examination date: 17 May 2018
    Abstract

  • Anna Giolbas
    Four essays on the political economy of social transfers
    Supervisor: Apl. Prof. Dr. Jann Lay, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
    Examination date: 18 May 2018

  • Dr. Björn Hildebrandt
    Digitalization of Mobility - Understanding the Transformational Impacts of Pervasive Digital Technologies on Business Models in the Mobility Sector
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Lutz M. Kolbe, Chair of Information Management
    Examination date: 6 June 2018
    Abstract

  • Dr. Julia Gumula
    Ideas are Craftwork: Development of an Innovation Training Course and its Evaluation with female and male Journeymen
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Margarete Boos, Head of the Department of Social and Communication Psychology at the Georg Elias Müller Institute for Psychology
    Examination date: 6 June 2018
    Abstract

  • Dr. Hendrik Wiard Kruse
    Essays on International Trade & Development
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Holger Strulik, Chair of Macroeconomics and Development
    Examination date: 11 June 2018
    Abstract

  • Dr. Rotumba Arachchige Ishanka Chathurani Karunarathne
    Staying close while living apart: The impact of expatriate and partner interplay on expatriate's success
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Dr. Fabian J. Froese, Chair of Human Resources Management and Asian Business
    Examination date: 12 June 2018
    Abstract

  • Francesco Castellani
    Assessment of supply chain sustainability of bio-composite materials
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Jutta Geldermann, Chair of Production and Logistics
    Examination date: 15 June 2018

  • Jasmin Decker
    "Micro Learning und Mobile Learning in Unternehmen - Empirische Erkenntnisse und Gestaltungsempfehlungen zum Einsatz mobiler Lernanwendungen"
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Matthias Schumann, Chair of Application Systems and E-Business
    Examination date: 25 June 2018

  • Manuel Pedro Duarte Santos Silva
    Essays on Gender, Migration, and Development
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. h.c. Stephan Klasen, Ph.D., Chair of Development Economics
    Examination date: 9 July 2018

  • Laura-Chloé Kuntz
    Portfolio Strategies with Classical and Alternative Benchmarks
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Olaf Korn, Chair of Finance
    Examination date: 9 July 2018