Economics Lunch

The Economics Lunch provides an excellent opportunity for doctoral students and Postdocs at the Faculty of Business and Economics to present their research and advance it productively through discussions with fellow students and professors. All Ph.D. students at the Faculty of Business and Economics must present in the Economics Lunch at least once before finishing their doctorate. Depending on availability, the Economics Lunch is also open for professors, and for doctoral students from other institutions.

Click here for detailed information on the Economics Lunch for presenters. In order to register for a slot, please send an email to

Without notice to the contrary, the Economics Lunch will take place in hybrid format with the speaker present. The Zoom-Link will be provided with the invitation to the seminar. Non-members of the faculty please contact:


Autumn Term 2022

September 21, 202212:15S15 and Zoom  13:00 
September 28, 202212:15S15 and ZoomFarshid Balaneji"News and Implied Volatility Forecasting, Beyond the Sentiment Analysis"13:00 
October 5, 202212:15S15 and ZoomDenis Bieri"The Impact of the Introduction of Bitcoin Futures and their Role in Price Discovery"13:00 
October 12, 202212:15S15 and Zoom  13:00 
October 19, 202212:15S6 / S7
(HG, on the side of the Faculty of Law)
and Zoom
October 26, 202212:15S15 and Zoom  13:00 
November 2, 202212:30 - 14:00S15 and Zoom Introduction to Research Data Management (Team UB)  
November 9, 202212:15S15 and Zoom  13:00 
November 16, 202212:15S15 and Zoom  13:00 
November 23, 202212:15S15 and Zoom  13:00 
November 30, 202212:15S15 and Zoom  13:00 
December 7, 202212:15S15 and ZoomConstantin Kempf“Construction costs and initial yield effects of MINERGIE certification and sustainable construction measures in new multi-family houses in Switzerland”13:00 

December 14, 2022
(joint with the research seminar)

12:30 - 13:45S15 and Zoom

Prof. Dr. Kaspar Wüthrich, UC San Diego

"Selection and parallel trends"  
December 21, 202212:15S15 and Zoom  13:00