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Prof. Dr. Dieter Truxius Says Goodbye to the Dean’s Office of the Business School

With the end of this semester’s lecture period, Dieter Truxius is leaving the Dean’s Office of the Business School. Following Dr. Jürgen M. Schneider, the former CFO of the logistics service provider Dachser had taken on the position as Dean in February 2016. Now, after over three years as the Dean ...

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First Study on the Impacts of Birthright Citizenship 20 Years After its Introduction

Twenty years ago, the German government (led by the Social Democrats and the Green Party) introduced birthright citizenship for children of foreign-born parents. Labor economist Dr. Christoph Sajons has studied the impact of this law on the labor market behavior of these parents.

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Germany’s First Collaborative Research Center/Transregio Focusing on Business Administration

Accounting, taxation and corporate transparency – these are the core topics of the first Collaborative Research Center/Transregio (TRR) with an exclusive focus on Business Administration. Collaborating partners are, amongst others, the University of Mannheim, Paderborn University as the host ...

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Top position for Mannheim

Wirtschaftswoche University Ranking 2019: German HR executives prefer business graduates from Mannheim

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New Professorship for Data Science

The University of Mannheim expands its research in the area of data science by establishing a new professorship. The professorship for data science in the business and social sciences aims to analyze large data sets with methods of data analysis and machine learning and harness them for the ...

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Südwestmetall Prize Awarded to Early-Stage Researcher from the University of Mannheim

Dr. Olivia Gwinner receives award for her doctoral thesis at the University of Mannheim

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Do Gender Quotas Harm Firms?

New study of Mannheim Professor reveals that gender quotas negatively impact firm value.