JEM125 FinTech and Blockchain

On May 27-29, Professor Gonul Colak (Hanken School of Economics) will give a short course on recent developments in the area of financial innovation such as Blockchain, digital currencies, peer-to-peer method of identifying ownership, and smart...

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Defense of Frantisek Cech's dissertation thesis

The defense of Frantisek Cech's dissertation thesis "Three Essays on Risk Modelling and Empirical Asset Pricing" will be held on Tuesday June 4, 2019 from 5:10 pm in the room 109. More information here . Everyone is welcome.

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Open Day at IES

We cordially invite all prospective students to the Open Day at the Institute of Economic Studies, which will take place  on Friday June 8th   2018 . The building will be open from 9 am; the program will begin at 9:15. The program will be held in the...

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Interview with Visiting Professor Numan M. Ülkü

This academic year, we have hosted  Numan M. Ülkü as a Visiting Professor in the field of finance. He focused mainly on research and PhD students supervision and significantly helped to improve projects of our faculty members and doctoral students....

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Study in Austria with CEEPUS

The IES can nominate one student for studies at the University of Applied Sciences Burgeland in Fall 2019/2020. The current scholarship level for Austria is 1050 euro per month (4-months stay will be financed). Students interested in this study abroad...

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Call for application: a position in the Centre for Doctoral Studies

 We are looking for an administrative officer to the Center for Doctoral Studies (CDS) at the Institute of Economic Studies (IES, ). Working on this position, you will participate in the organization of doctoral studies at the IES through...

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Czech Journal of Economics and Finance

The new issue (2/19) of  Czech Journal of Economics and Finance has been released and brings the following papers: Jan ŽÁČEK: Financial Variables in a Policy Rule: Does it Bring Macroeconomic Benefits? Wojciech GRABOWSKI, Ewa STAWASZ-GRABOWSKA:...

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The Alumna of the Month in April is Barbora Máková

In April, we have chosen Barbora Mákova as the Alumna of the Month. Barbora works in the R&D department at London's fintech start-up Credit Benchmark. She managed to gain three Master...

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