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Prof. Özlem Bedre-Defolie

Prof. Bedre-Defolie was awarded a total of €215,600 from the German Research Foundation (DFG)/Austrian Science Fund (FWF) for her sub-project together with Prof. Dr. Markus Reisinger from the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, titled “Consumer behavior and search on platforms”.

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"2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professors: Jan Sebastian Nimczik, ESMT Berlin"

June 5, 2023 | Poets & Quants
Jan Nimczik, professor at ESMT Berlin, is one of the Poets&Quants Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professors .

"Regierungsbeirat rät von Subventionswettlauf mit den USA ab"

May 26, 2023 | manager magazin
Jörg Rocholl, president of ESMT Berlin, along with other experts, cautions against engaging in a subsidy race with the USA due to the controversial US Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) and recommends focusing on streamlining planning and approval procedures, improving infrastructure, and reducing tax and regulatory burdens in Europe instead.

"Maschinelles Lernen erhöht Arbeitsbelastung"

May 26, 2023 | Haufe
New research by Tamer Boyaci and Francis de Véricourt, both professors at ESMT Berlin, that the use of machine learning in the workplace improves the accuracy of human decisions. At the same time, the increased cognitive effort increases the workload of decision makers.
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