Seminars The following seminars are offered by the SEPS. These are open to all members of the University. Research Seminar Pol, Tuesday, 10 - 11 am The Research Seminar in Political Science is usually held weekly during the lecture period. It serves as a forum for the presentation and discussion of current research in political science. Research Seminar Econ, Thursday, 12.15 - 1.30 pm The Research Seminar by the Department of Economics provides a forum for the presentation and discussion of current research by established researchers in the areas of “Micro- and Macroeconomics” and in “Labor and Econometrics” (broadly defined). Beginning with the Spring Term 2018, the Quantitative Methods Seminar is integrated into the Research Seminar Economics. Brown Bag Seminar, Wednesday, 12.15 - 1.15 pm The Brown Bag Seminar by the Department of Economics is an informal forum for the presentation and discussion of work in progress by members of the Department but also by guests. Presentations by Ph.D. students are particularly welcome. Ph.D. Seminars (PEF) As part of the Ph.D. programme in Economics and Finance (PEF), Ph.D. seminars are held in which students in the research stage regularly present their academic work. The dates are published two weeks in advance on the PEF website.