Bamberg Research Group on Behavioral Macroeconomics (BaGBeM)

The Bamberg Research Group on Behavioral Macroeconomics (BaGBeM) is a graduate program financed by the Hans-Böckler Foundation and the University of Bamberg.

The following research topics are of particular interest to the Research Group:

  • Interaction between boundedly-rational behavior on financial markets and macroeconomic activity.
  • Development of agent based macro- and financial models as tools for economic policy design.
  • Sustainability of the Euro zone under bounded rationality.
  • Analytic and simulated approaches for the aggregation of heterogenous agents with boundedly-rational expectations.

Upcoming Events

  • BaGBeM Research Workshop: Alberto Russo (Marche Polytechnic University) will give a three-day workshop about "Agent-based Modeling" from 17 to 19 October in F21/02.24. For more information see here.
  • BaGBeM und BaGraLCM Conference: the interdisciplinary colloquium on the topic "Realität und Wahrnehmung von Finanzmärkten in der Gegenwart" will take place from 28 to 30 November. For more information see here.
  • BaGBeM Research Workshop: Britta Gehrke (FAU) will give a three-day workshop about "Structural Vector Autoregressive Analysis (SVAR)" from 5 to 7 December in F21/02.24. For more information see here.