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Series of Events: The long Way from East to West? 30 Years of German Unity

In cooperation with the Research Centre for Eastern European Studies (FSO), the Bremen team of Mod-Block-DDR is organizing the series of events "The long way from East to West? 30 Years of German Unity".

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Radio interview with Prof. Dr. Lars Hornuf about FinTechs and the changing nature of the financial sector in Germany

Interview with Professor Hornuf in radio format "Hintergrund".

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Summer School "Theory and Practice of Economic Policy Advice" - this year digitally conducted with great success

The Summer School was also very well received in the unusual online format. The program included contributions from lecturers from research, politics and consulting practice. Jutta Günther gave a lecture on " Scientifically Sound Consulting in Economic and Innovation Policy".

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Four paper presentations at the international EAEPE conference

The 32nd intern. conference of the European Association of Evolutionary Political Economy took place from September 02-04 as an online event. Our research group was represented with four presentations – J. Birkholz, M. Shkolnykova, P. Kerner and T. Wendler presented their current research projects.

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Talk by Lars Hornuf at the University of Southern Denmark

On Thursday, September 3, Professor Lars Hornuf will present the paper "Are Sustainability-Oriented Investors Different? Evidence from Equity Crowdfunding" at the University of Southern Denmark. The paper was written in collaboration with PhD students Eliza Stenzhorn and Tim Vintis.

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New Publication on Artificial Intelligence – China and the USA at the Forefront

Matheus Leusin, Jutta Günther and Björn Jindra together with Martin Möhrle published a new article on “Patenting patterns in Artificial Intelligence: Identifying national and international breeding grounds” in the journal “World Patent Information”.

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Making a virtue out of necessity: Mod-Block-DDR online colloquium in the summer semester 2020

The past semester was marked by the outbreak of the coronavirus and posed challenges to the Mod-Block-DDR project team as well.

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Fourth edition of PRAXIS Summer Camp is facing the final week

Three weeks of practical experience despite limitations: Business and IT students at the PRAXIS Summer Camp

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New publication “How Does the Stock Market Value Female Directors? International Evidence” to appear in “Business & Society”

Thomas Loy, jointly with Hendrik Rupertus (University of Bayreuth), has published an article revolving around the question how international stock markets value gender diverse boards in the long-term.

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New Publication “Examining the potential of textual big data analytics for public policy decision-making: A case study with driverless cars…”

Prof. Dr. Aseem Kinra and Doctoral Candidate Samaneh Beheshti-Kashi in collaboration with other International colleagues have published a new study on big data analytics and the adoption of driverless mobility in the Transport Policy journal.

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