Core Elective Courses Here you can find detailed information about the core elective courses. The following core elective courses are offered: Specialisation: Econometrics Course Lecturer Semester Spatial Econometrics Prof. Zeno Adams and Roland Füss Spring Statistical Learning and Applications Prof. Christine De Mol Spring Advanced Microeconometrics Prof. Markus Frölich Spring Computational Statistics Prof. Francesco Audrino Spring Econometrics of Big Data Prof. Christian Hansen and Viktor Chernozhukov Spring Time Series Analysis - Advanced Methods Prof. Carsten Trenkler Spring Causal Inference Prof. Michael Lechner Autumn Econometric Methods for Social Spillovers and Networks (not in HS17) Prof. Bryan Graham Autumn Specialisation: Economics Course Lecturer Semester Repeated Games (not in FS17) Prof. Stefan Bühler Spring Dynamic Macroeconomics: solution methods and applications to models with incomplete markets Prof. Winfried Koeniger Spring Empirical Evaluation of Economic Models Prof. Conny Wunsch Autumn Inequality and Macroeconomics Prof. Reto Föllmi Autumn Political Economics of Development Prof. Roland Hodler Autumn Specialisation: Finance Courses Lecturer Semester Computational Finance Prof. Karl Frauendorfer / Dr. Michael Schürle Spring Quantitative Behavioural Finance with Applications Prof. Enrico De Giorgi Spring Topics in Household Finance Prof. Luigi Guiso Spring Quantitative Asset Management Prof. Axel Kind / Dr. Ralf Seiz Spring Resampling Methods and Forecasting Prof. Lorenzo Camponovo Spring Topics in Financial Intermediation Prof. Martin Brown Spring Advanced Topics in Pricing and Hedging of Equity Derivatives Prof. Matthias Fengler Autumn Emprical Finance Prof. Paul Söderlind Autumn Market Microstructure Prof. Angelo Ranaldo Autumn Time Series Methods in Financial Econometrics Prof. Patrick Gagliardini Autumn We regularly offer new courses. For more detailed information please check the online course directories. Please note that crediting courses from our Partner Programmes is possible: e.g. the University of Constance regularly offers courses in Econometrics and Finance that can be credited. Detailed information about crediting may be found here.