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Are you interested in writing a thesis at the Chair of International Financial Policy? Then you should contact us as early as possible, because the awarding of a thesis by the chair is subject to certain conditions.

In particular, the following application deadlines apply:

For the Winter-Semester: yearly until 31, August
For the Summer-Semester: yearly until 15, March

Guidelines for writing seminar papers and theses

A guideline of the chair with detailed information on time management, literature research, style, citation and formal requirements for writing seminar papers and theses in the field of economics can be found here.

Training in literature research and data retrieval

You are writing a seminar paper or thesis and want to know ..

  • whether books on your topic are available in the libraries of Freie Universität Berlin,
  • whether a magazine is available online or in print,
  • how to search for journal articles on your topic,
  • which specialized databases are available to you,
  • how to place an interlibrary loan request,
  • What document delivery services are available,

Take advantage of the courses and advice offered by the economics library of our department! The library offers individual courses on literature research and information retrieval on request and regularly at the beginning of the semester. More information on how you can participate in such a training can be found here.

Library at Prof. Schöb's Chair

Our departmental library offers a small selection of specialized literature that can be borrowed by students of our department by prior arrangement. For this purpose, please send a request stating the title of the book and the author to ls-schoeb@wiwiss.fu-berlin.de. In order to check out a book, please bring your current student ID and a valid ID card or passport.

Research Seminar in Economics