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24. February 2019

Matthias Sehr delivers a guest lecture at the University of Applied Sciences Aschaffenburg

On 17th November,  3rd/4th December and 18th December Matthias Sehr, member of SME GradSchool, was a guest lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences Aschaffenburg, the Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University Mosbach and the University of Applied Sciences Münster. The focus was on practical instruction in macroeconomic contexts. The simulation game “MACRO”, which simulates the essential components of an economy, was conducted. The participants assume the roles of the sectors private households, businesses, state and central bank. The simulation game makes it possible to experience target harmonies and conflicts in the sectors mentioned and to try out economic policy theories. In addition, strategic skills are trained.
The business game “MACRO” was developed by the Aktionsgemeinschaft Soziale Marktwirtschaft e.V. (http://www.asm-ev.de/index.php) and the Ministry for Culture, Youth and Sport in Baden-Württemberg. Supervisor of the SMEGradSchool Prof. Dr. Nils Goldschmidt is chairman of the board of the Aktionsgemeinschaft.