Webster Model United Nations 2017 (WebMUN) is taking place this weekend on Webster Vienna Private University's campus, Palais Wenkheim. This year's theme is “The Sustainable Development Goals: 17 Goals to Transform Our World”.
On October 4th, the business and management department invited students, staff, faculty, and other members of the Webster Vienna Private University community to the latest research seminar in an ongoing series.
In his latest publication in the Applied Economics journal, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Menbere Workie examines whether net errors and omissions (NEO) reflect capital flight and/or are driven by the real sector of the economy.
On 28th of September Bocconi Alumni Association Vienna and Webster Alumni Association hold an event dedicated to tasting of unique Austrian wines. The event took place at “Contemplor” Galerie Wien in the first district and was a big success.
Webster Vienna, through the Elizabeth Chopin Visiting Professorship Grant, and in partnership with Lauder Business School, will have the privilege to host Professor Joel M. Stern’s course: “The Theory and Policy of Modern Finance” this Spring. A pioneer and leading advocate of the concept of managing for shareholder value, Prof. Stern has published and co-authored several acclaimed books on financial economics and is founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Stern Stewart & Co.
The New Student Orientation is mandatory for new students and a great opportunity to meet one’s peers new to Webster and familiarize oneself with the American university system, meet and make an appointment with the academic advisor, learn more about Vienna and all it has to offer to degree seeking students, discuss cultural differences and culture shock, and last but not least get acquainted with the Webster Vienna campus and its various services, staff and faculty.
Dr. Elina Brutschin, latest addition to the Webster International Relations Department Research Faculty, will present a core field of her extensive research activities. She recently presented the findings of using a methodology of computer simulations with regard to EU decision making at the ECPR (European Consortium for Political Research) Conference held at the University of Glasgow, September 3-6, 2014. Dr. Brutschin on her inaugural lecture:
Article on innovation within Webster Vienna along with a special feature on the Vice President and Provost of Webster University, Dr. Julian Schuster, and the Head of our Business department in Vienna, Dr. Nikolaos Antonakakis.
Article on a current Bachelor Thesis research of Caroline Gatter, a Webster Vienna student, and Kathleen Hodkinson, Assistant Professor at Webster Vienna Private University, on the differences between Tinder versus online dating agencies.