Placements

GSDS Graduates

Sebastian Bayer

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 03/2018
Date of Graduation: 19/03/2018
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Three Essays on Improving Financial Risk Estimation, Forecasting and Backtesting
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Winfried Pohlmeier, Prof. Dr. Ralf Brüggemann, Prof. Dr. Francesco Audrino (University of St.Gallen)

Franziska Deutschmann

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 01/2018
Date of Graduation: 10/01/2018
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Three Essays on Socio-economic Transitions: The Case of East and West Germany
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Friedrich Breyer, Prof. Dr. Georgi Kocharkov, Prof. Dr. Thomas Hinz

Anastasia Ershova

GSDS Member 10/2014 - 07/2018
Date of Graduation: 25/07/2018
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Not so Powerless After All: Assessing the EU Commissions's Discretionary Power
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Gerald Schneider, Prof. Dr. Fabio Franchino (Università degli Studi di Milano), Prof. Dr. Dirk Leuffen

Julia Göhringer

GSDS Member 10/2014 - 09/2018
Date of Graduation: 19/09/2018
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Hot Air or Costly Commitment? Natural Resources and Sustainability Requirements
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Gerald Schneider, Prof. Dr. Sebastian Koos, Prof. Dr. Jale Tosun (University of Heidelberg)

Yvonne Hegele

GSDS Member 10/2014 - 05/2018
Date of Graduation: 08/05/2018
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Bureaucratic Coordination in Horizontal Intergovernmental Relations: The Case of Germany
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Nathalie Behnke, Prof. Dr. Dirk Leuffen, Prof. Dr. Ulrik Brandes

Konstantin Käppner

GSDS Member 10/2014 - 10/2018
Date of Graduation: 22/10/2018
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Disentangling Endogenous Dynamics in Turnout and Vote Choice
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Susumu Shikano, Prof. Dr. Peter Selb, Prof. Dr. Marco Steenbergen (University of Zurich)

Carl Maier

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 05/2018
Date of Graduation: 28/05/2018
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Prices, Public Goods and Politics. Three Essays in Public Economics
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Friedrich Breyer, Prof. Dr. Michael Becher, Prof. Dr. Heinrich Ursprung

Arash Naghavi

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 07/2018
Date of Graduation: 03/07/2018
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Three Essays on the Economics of Government Intervention: Education, Jurisdiction, and Infrastructure
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Guido Schwerdt, Prof. Dr. Heinrich Ursprung, Prof. Dr. Michael Becher

Christian Neumeier

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 01/2018
Date of Graduation: 11/01/2018
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Three Essays on Gender Inequality in Education and Income
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Winfried Pohlmeier, Prof. Dr. Eylem Gevrek, Prof. Dr. Thomas Hinz

Nathalie Popovic

GSDS Member 10/2014 - 10/2018
Date of Graduation: 19/10/2018
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Judgments and Decisions about Risk: The Influence of Affect  and Stress
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gaissmaier,  Prof. Dr. Jens Pruessner, Prof. Dr. Urs Fischbacher

Nadja Younes

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 01/2018
Date of Graduation: 11/01/2018
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Three Essays on Selected Topics in Corporate Finance
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Axel Kind, Prof. Dr. Marcel Fischer, Prof. Dr. Ulf-Dietrich Reips

 

Dominik Bauer

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 12/2017
Date of Graduation: 15/12/17
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Three Essays on Beliefs in Behavioral Economics
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Urs Fischbacher, Prof. Dr. Susanne Goldlücke, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gaissmaier

Daniela Beyer

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 07/2017
Date of Graduation: 20/07/2017
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: The Policy Consequences of the European Project: From Politics to Policies in the EU and the Member States
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Christian Breunig, Prof. Dr. Dirk Leuffen, Prof. Dr. Matthew Gabel (Washington University St. Louis)

Peter Haffke

GSDS Member: 11/2012 - 06/2017
Date of Graduation: 30/06/2017
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Dynamics of information processing in risky choices: Making thorough use of behavioral data
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Ronald Hübner, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gaissmaier, Prof. Dr. Peter. N. C. Mohr (Freie Universität Berlin)

Jan Hausfeld

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 08/2017
Date of Graduation: 29/08/2017
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: How Pressure Affects Decision Making
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Urs Fischbacher, Prof. Dr. Ronald Hübner, Prof. Dr. Gerald Eisenkopf (University of Vechta)

Konstantin von Hesler

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 12/2017
Date of Graduation: 14/12/2017
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Three Economic Experiments on Norm Enforcement, Honesty, and Strategic Gaze
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Urs Fischbacher, Prof. Dr. Peter Gollwitzer, Prof. Dr. Gerald Eisenkopf (University of Vechta)

Friederike Luise Kelle

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 02/2017
Date of Graduation: 14/02/2017
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: To Claim or not to Claim? Territory, Violence, and Framing in Subnational Demands for Self-Determination
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Gerald Schneider, Prof. Dr. Nils Weidmann, Prof. David Carter, Ph.D., (Princeton University)

Arpita Khanna

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 05/2017
Date of Graduation: 16/05/2017
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: The Oil Curse Revisited: Ownership Matters.
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Gerald Schneider, Jun.-Prof. Dr. Luna Bellani, Dr. Michael Becher (IAST Toulouse)

Dominik Lober

GSDS Member 10/2014 – 12/2017
Date of Graduation: 18/12/2017
Title of the Doctoral Thesis:  Self-Interest and Solidarity in the "Silver Age" of the Welfare State: Older People's Preferences for Youth-Oriented Social Spending in Times of Scarce Resources
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Marius Busemeyer, Prof. Dr. Christian Breunig, Prof. Dr. Achim Goerres (Universität Duisburg-Essen)

Annerose Nisser

GSDS Member 05/2014 - 11/2017
Date of Graduation: 10/11/2017
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Cross-Ethnic Interactions and the Influence of Politics Evidence from Online Spaces and a Field Experiment in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Nils B. Weidmann, Jun.-Prof. Dr. Christina Zuber, Prof. Dr. Ulrik Brandes

Anja Weiergräber

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 05/2017
Date of Graduation: 19/05/2017
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Ignoring and Avoiding Alcohol Stimuli: Cognitive Bias Modification Helps to Change One's Attitutedes
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Peter Gollwitzer, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gaissmaier, Prof. Dr. Peter. N. C. Mohr (Freie Universität Berlin)

 

Niklas Harder

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 07/2016
Date of Graduation: 19/07/2016
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Intrinsic Motivation in Party Politics: Explaining the full range of political behavior
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Susumu Shikano, Prof. Dr. Peter Selb, Prof. Dr. Peter Gollwitzer

Verena Mack

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 07/2016
Date of Graduation: 20/07/2016
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: The Fingerprints of Fraud: An In-depth Study of Election Forensics with Digit Tests
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Susumu Shikano, Prof. Dr. Nils B. Weidmann, Prof. Dr. Thomas Hinz

Sabine Otto

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 02/2016
Date of Graduation: 29/02/2016
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: The Grass is always Greener? Armed Groups Side Switching in Civil Conflicts
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Nils Weidmann, Prof. Dr. Gerald Schneider, Prof. Dr. Kathleen Gallagher Cunningham (University of Maryland)

Espen Geelmuyden Rød

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 03/2016
Date of Graduation: 01/03/2016
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Protest Dynamics in Autocracies
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Nils Weidmann, Prof. Dr. Håvard Hegre (Uppsala University), Prof. Dr. Gerald Schneider

Keshun Zhang

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 07/2016
Date of Graduation: 19/10/2016
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Fuel in the Fire: The Effects of Anger on Risky Decision Making
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Thomas Götz, Prof. Dr. Sarah Martiny (University of Tromsø, Norway), Prof. Dr. Urs Fischbacher

Maik Bieleke

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 09/2015
Date of Graduation: 21/09/2015
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: The self-regulation of information processing and decision making
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Peter Gollwitzer, Prof. Dr. Urs Fischbacher, Prof. Gabriele Oettingen (New York University)

Maria Breitwieser

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 04/2015
Date of Graduation: 17/04/2015
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Reciprocity in Labor Relationships
Supervisors: Prof Dr. Anja Schöttner, Jun.-Prof. Dr. Gerald Eisenkopf, Prof. Dr. Florian Englmair (LMU München)

Simon Munzert

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 07/2015
Date of Graduation: 09/07/2015
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Contributions to the Measurement of Public Opinion in Subpopulations
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Peter Selb, Prof. Dr. Susumu Shikano, Prof. Michael D. Ward, PhD (Duke University)

Constantin Ruhe

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 07/2015
Date of Graduation: 06/07/2015
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Diplomacy against Escalating Violence - Disaggregating the Relationship between Mediation and Conflict Intensity
Supervisors: Prof Dr. Gerald Schneider, Prof Dr. Nils Weidmann, Prof Dr. Tobias Böhmelt (University of Essex)

David Schoch

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 11/2015
Date of Graduation: 19/11/2015
Title of the Doctoral Thesis: A Positional Approach for Network Centrality
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Ulrik Brandes, Prof. Dr. Nils Weidmann, Prof. Dr. David Krackhardt (Carnegie Mellon University)