In diesem Jahr führen wir aus organisatorischen Gründen ein digitales Regionalfinale, das nicht an die bisherigen Regionen gebunden ist, sondern Teams aus Deutschland, Schweiz und Hong Kong umfasst. Die Sprache der Veranstaltung ist Englisch.

This year, for organisational reasons, we are running a digital regional final that is not tied to the existing regions but includes teams from Germany, Switzerland and Hong Kong. The language and the programme of the event are therefore English.

Programme (Latest Update: June  14, 2021)
Times and contents may change at short notice.

8:15 a.m.
Arrival of the teams.
Networking, technical check, getting to know each other.

8:30 a.m.

Arrival of guests.

9:00 – 9:20 a.m.
Welcome by the moderators Emily Johnston and David Patrician.

Greetings from the organisers.

Explanation of the proceedings.

9:20 – 9:50 a.m.

Deutsche Berufsschule Hong Kong

Topic:
Tax Compliance – Aufgabe des Staates oder der Moral?

by Dominika Langenmayr and Philipp Krug, Katholische Universität Eichstätt-Ingolstadt

9:50 -10:20 a.m.

Robert Bosch College, Freiburg i. B.

Bluum / A program to connect students, professionals and firms to have a measurable impact on climate change, while fostering a passion for economics among students with an interest for the climate.

Topic:
Generation Greta – Ecology plus Economy? How do we get young people excited about economics?

by Karla Schneider-Dörken and Lisa Rath, ZEW – Leibniz-Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung

10:20-10:25 a.m.

Short break

10:25-10:55 a.m.

Ritzefeld-Gymnasium, Stolberg

A Green Line for a greener future / A sustainable attraction to improve tourism in cities.

Topic:
Toward sustainable accommodation and sustainable holiday

by Manouchehr Shokri and Marzia Traverso, RWTH Aachen University

10:55-11:25 a.m.

Gymnasium Hochrad, Hamburg

LÆRA – Parental leave – not career leave

Topic:
The Globalization of Work: Meeting the Challenges of the 21st Century
by Michael Bayerlein and Anne Metten, Institut für Weltwirtschaft, Kiel (IfW Kiel)

11:25 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Lunch break

12:15-12:45 p.m.

Rudolph-Brandes-Gymnasium, Bad Salzuflen

Stifte Hoffnung / Implementing behavioral economics to optimize fundraising

Topic:
Together we are strong? Using behavioural economic insights to overcome cooperation problems

by Sebastian Kube, Exzellenzcluster ECONtribute: Markets & Public Policy (EXC 2126)

12:45-1:15 p.m.

Internatsschule Schloss Hansenberg, Geisenheim

Digitalize your digits / The Digital Euro is a cryptocurrency provided by the ECB in order to make digital payment safer and easier.

Topic:
Bitcoin, Libra or digital central bank money – Which strategy should Germany pursue?

by Johannes Arndt, Bucerius Law School

1:15 – 1:20 p.m.

Short break

1:20 – 1:50 p.m.

International School of Geneva

Green Village / Green Village: a sustainability-based communal residential system

Topic:
Toward sustainable accommodation and sustainable holiday
von Manouchehr Shokri und Marzia Traverso, RWTH Aachen University

1:50-2:05 p.m.

Break and preparation for the pitch.

2:05 – 2:30 p.m.

All teams will perform their pitches in reverse order.

2:30 – 2:55 p.m.

Discussion of the teams in their own meeting rooms + online voting.

2:55 – 3:25 p.m.

Evaluation/Questionaire about the YES!

3:25 – 3:40 p.m.

School teams give reasons for awarding the most points.

3:40 – 3:50 p.m.

Announcement of the finalists

3:50 – 4:00 p.m.

Farewell and photos with all participants and the winning teams.

Wissenschaftliche Partner

Bucerius Law SchoolDüsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)DIWECONtributeESMTFrankfurt School of Management & FinanceGIGAIABFraunhofer IAOifoIfW KielKUCWSLeibniz GemeinschaftLeibniz-Institut für Raumbezogene SozialforschungMax-Planck-Institut zur Erforschung von GemeinschaftsgüternRWIFraunhofer IAOWalter Eucken InstitutWZBZEWZEW