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Discrimination in Grading?
After transferring to a Gymnasium, migrant children attain lower grades in math assignments - even if they achieve the same results as their classmates in standardized tests. These are the results of a new study conducted by Meike Bonefeld, a doctoral candidate at the Chair of Educational Psychology. Read more
White Paper on Digital Platforms
Prof. Dr. Thomas Fetzer and Prof. Dr. Martin Peitz of the University of Mannheim have played a major role in the "White Paper on Digital Platforms" of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. White Paper
QS World University Ranking
In the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017, the University of Mannheim has reached the 65th place worldwide in Social Sciences and Management. Press Release (PDF)
Yrjö Jahnsson Award
Dr. Michèle Tertilt of the University of Mannheim has been awarded the
Yrjö Jahnsson Award in Economics by the European Economic Association.
The award is considered Europe’s most important prize in economics. Read more