Research at the Institute of Business Management
The institute’s professors perform practically-oriented research and development in their specific subject areas. You can find detailed information on their websites.
The following research topics are currently conducted:
Methodological database development for quantitative problem solving (Prof. Dr. Gerhard Hessenberger)
System dynamics and agent-based modelling and simulation for decision-making support in different business administrative and interdisciplinary topic areas, i.e. Green Economy (Prof. Dr. Bo Hu)
Life cycle costing (Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Manfred Sargl)
Situational suitability of acquisitive and non- acquisitive horizontalforms of mergers (Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Peter Weinert)
Furthermore, there is ongoing cooperation with companies and other organizations such as currently the troop entertainment radio station Radio Andernach with the implementation of a media effects and usage analysis (Prof. Dr. Rafaela Kraus).