Faculty of Economic Sciences

Dissertations in 2017

  • Dr. Tim Ehlers
    Modeling Approaches in Educational Research
    Supervisor: Prof. Robert Schwager, Chair of Public Economics
    Examination date: 23 January 2017
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  • Dr. Dominik Chahabadi
    Internationalization of Firms: Antecedents, Speed, and Performance Implications - Evidence from the German renewable-energy industry
    Supervisor: Prof. Indre Maurer, Chair of Organization and Corporate Development
    Examination date: 1 February 2017
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  • Dr. Tukae Atiyo Mbegalo
    Essays in Food Price, Land Policy Reforms, Livestock Ownership and Solar Adoption in Rural Tanzania
    Supervisor: Prof. Stephan Klasen, PhD, Chair of Development Economics
    Examination date: 14 February 2017
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  • Dr. Dewi Nur Asih
    Essays on Food Security and Rural Transformation: Insights from Indonesia
    Supervisor: Prof. Stephan Klasen, PhD, Chair of Development Economics
    Examination date: 24 February 2017
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  • Dr. Elisabeth Hettig
    Agricultural Transformation and Land-Use Change - Evidence on Causes and Impacts from Indonesia
    Supervisor: Apl. Prof. Dr. Jann Lay, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
    Examination date: 24 February 2017
    Abstract

  • Dr. Carolin Ebermann
    "Die Förderung von nachhaltigem Mobilitätsverhalten durch erhöhte User-Experience und den Einsatz von Informationssystemen"
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Lutz M. Kolbe, Chair of Information Management
    Examination date: 6 March 2017
    Abstract

  • Siebelt Christian Habben
    "Der Einfluss der Ertragsbesteuerung auf Unternehmensakquisitionen - Eine Untersuchung von Steuerwirkungen anhand von Transaktions- und Finanzdaten deutscher Kapitalgesellschaften zwischen 1997 und 2008"
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Andreas Oestreicher, Tax Division
    Examination date: 8 March 2017

  • Dr. Sören Warnecke
    "Der Einfluss von Persönlichkeitsvariablen auf den Sunk-Cost-Effekt: Eine kritische Replikation und Erweiterung"
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Stefan Schulz-Hardt, Georg-Elias-Müller-Institute of Psychology, Economic and Social Psychology
    Examination date: 9 March 2017
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  • Dr. Malte Ehrich
    Essays on effects of policy interventions in the realm of food standards, trade, and the German labour market
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Brümmer, Chair of Agricultural Market Analysis, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
    Examination date: 24 March 2017
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  • Dr. Jan Henning Höffler
    Replication in Quantitative Empirical Economics
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Thomas Kneib, Chair of Statistics
    Examination date: 30 March 2017
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  • Dr. Tobias Lühn
    Integrating battery storage and photovoltaic power generation in private households
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Jutta Geldermann, Chair of Production and Logistics
    Examination date: 7 April 2017
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  • Ralf Rühling
    "Der Einsatz von Makroökonomischen Derivaten im Kreditrisikomanagement von Banken vor dem Hintergrund konjunktureller Einflüsse auf das Kreditrisiko"
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Benner, from 1992 to 2006 Full Professor of Corporate Finance and Bank Management at the University of Göttingen
    Examination date: 20 April 2017

  • Dr. Tim Nicolas Nierobisch
    Assessing Flagship Store Effectiveness - Updating Brand Experience and its Consequences by Using the Example of two National Brands in the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods Industry
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Waldemar Toporowski, Chair of Retail
    Examination date: 21 April 2017
    Abstract

  • Dr. Sebastian Störmer
    Workforce diversity and organizational inclusion: Implications for overcoming the fault lines and leveraging the potential of employee diversity
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Dr. Fabian J. Froese, Chair of Human Resources Management and Asian Business
    Examination date: 8 May 2017
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  • Dr. Hauke Thaden
    Effect Separation in Regression Models with Multiple Scales
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Thomas Kneib, Chair of Statistics
    Examination date: 17 May 2017
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  • Dr. Gerrit Remané
    Digital Business Models in the Mobility Sector: Using Components and Types to Understand Existing and Design New Business Models
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Lutz M. Kolbe, Chair of Information Management
    Examination date: 24 May 2017
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  • Dr. Marion Krämer
    Nutrition and Child Development in Low- and Middle-Income Countries - Evaluation of Three Micronutrient Interventions
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Sebastian Vollmer, Chair of Development Economics/ Centre for Modern Indian Studies (CeMIS)
    Examination date: 2 June 2017
    Abstract

  • Dr. Rahul Suresh Lahoti
    Essays in Poverty, Inequality and Political Economy
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Stephan Klasen, Ph.D., Chair of Development Economics
    Examination date: 13 June 2017
    Abstract

  • Dr. Sebastian Zander
    Interorganizational Information Systems for the Efficient Utilization of Renewable Resources - Insights from Networks in the Wood Industry
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Lutz M. Kolbe, Chair of Information Management
    Examination date: 15 June 2017
    Abstract

  • Dr. Ana Karen Negrete Garcia
    Microenterprise Performance and Economic Development: Evidence from Mexico
    Supervisor: Apl. Prof. Dr. Jann Lay, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies - Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien: GIGA Institut für Lateinamerika-Studien
    Examination date: 16 June 2017
    Abstract

  • Dr. Almasa Sarabi
    Prying open the black box: A multifaceted perspective on subsidiary managers
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Dr. Fabian J. Froese, Chair of Human Resources Management and Asian Business
    Examination date: 26 June 2017
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  • Dr. Clarissa Weber
    Knowledge, Trust, and Misperception across Institutional Environments: Evidence from Internationalization of the German Renewable-Energy Industry
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Indre Maurer, Chair of Organization and Corporate Development
    Examination date: 27 June 2017
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  • Dr. Philipp Löw
    The Impact of European Regulatory Measures on Financial Analysts' Behavior and Information Environment
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Jörg-Markus Hitz, Chair of Accounting and Auditing
    Examination date: 28 June 2017

  • Dr. Matthias Eickhoff
    The Information Value of Unstructured Analyst Opinions - Studies on the Determinants of Information Value and its Relationship to Capital Markets
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Jan Muntermann, Chair of Electronic Finance and Digital Markets
    Examination date: 29 June 2017
    Abstract

  • Dr. Tim Schröder
    Simultaneous Planning of Location, Capacity, and Configuration of Biorefineries
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Jutta Geldermann, Chair of Production and Logistics
    Examination date: 4 July 2017
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  • Rüdiger Hesse
    "Bachelor und dann? Bildungsaspirationen, Bildungsentscheidungen und -übergänge von Bachelorstudierenden unterschiedlicher Herkunft - Eine Analyse mit Daten des Nationalen Bildungspanels der Startkohorte 5 (Studierende)"
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Susan Seeber, Chair of Business Education and Human Resource Development
    Examination date: 11 July 2017

  • Dr. Ilja Nastjuk
    The Dark and the Bright Side of Digitalization - The Case of Sustainable Mobility
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Lutz M. Kolbe, Chair of Information Management
    Examinatin date: 12 July 2017
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  • Aaron Johannes Mengelkamp
    "Informationen zur Bonitätsprüfung auf Basis von Daten aus sozialen Medien"
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Matthias Schumann, Chair of Application Systems and E-Business
    Examination date: 22 August 2017

  • Dr. Lena Kemper
    Managing a diverse workforce in different institutional contexts: An empirical investigation in Germany and Japan
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Dr. Fabian J. Froese, Chair of Human Resources Management and Asian Business
    Examination date: 22 August 2017
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  • Simone Helene Maxand
    Dependence in macroeconomic variables: Assessing instantaneous and persistent relations between and within time series
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Helmut Herwartz, Chair of Econometrics
    Examination date: 29 August 2017

  • Patrick Michaelis
    Distributional Regression for Skew, Mixed Discrete-Continuous and Multinomial Responses
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Thomas Kneib, Chair of Statistics
    Examination date: 31 August 2017

  • Elmar Christian Spiegel
    Semiparametric Regression with Fewer Distributional Assumptions: Expectile Regression and Generalized Additive Models with Flexible Response Functions
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Thomas Kneib, Chair of Statistics
    Examination date: 5 September 2017

  • Sebastian Kaumanns
    Essays on the informational benefits of accounting standards for listed firms
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Jörg-Markus Hitz, Chair of Accounting and Auditing
    Examination date: 13 September 2017

  • Vujdan El Khatib
    "Der Einfluss von Kultur auf die Arbeit in verteilten IT-Teams - Konzeption von Qualifizierungsmaßnahmen zur Prävention und Lösung interkultureller Konflikte"
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Lutz M. Kolbe, Chair of Information Management
    Examination date: 28 September 2017

  • Kerstin Grosch
    Essays on Behavioral Labor Economics - experimental evidence from Germany and Ghana
    Supervisor: Prof. Marcela Ibañez Diaz, Ph.D., Chair of Development Economics (Behavioral Development Economics)
    Examination date: 28 September 2017

  • Lutz Depenbusch
    Essays on the Gender Price Gap and Future Global Food Requirements
    Supervisor: Prof. Stephan Klasen, Ph.D., Chair of Development Economics
    Examination date: 28 September 2017

  • Christian Hundeshagen
    "Verrechnungspreisermittlung auf Basis kapitalmarktbezogener Kalkulationszinssätze – Methodik, Kapitalkostenmodelle und deren Eignung für Zwecke des steuerlichen Fremdvergleichs"
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Andreas Oestreicher, StB, Chair of Business Taxation
    Examination date: 28 September 2017

  • Sebastian Klein
    Performance Implications of Intelligence- and Value-Management Initiatives in Customer-Relationship Management
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Maik Hammerschmidt, Chair of Marketing and Innovation Management
    Examination date: 13 October 2017

  • Griselda Sinanaj
    Intangible Costs of Data Breach Events
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Jan Muntermann, Chair of Electronic Finance and Digital Markets
    Examination date: 17 October 2017