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Dr. Qi Gao Fritz Receives Schmalenbach Award 2023
The title of the dissertation is “From Disclosure to Transparency: Essays on Firms' Voluntary Disclosure in a Transforming Environment”.
A Second Life for Electric Car Batteries
Mannheim scientists develop a decision model for old lithium-ion batteries
New Academic Leadership at the University of Mannheim Business School
Today marks the beginning of an exciting chapter at our Business School, as we warmly welcome two esteemed professors to their new leadership roles within our institution.
Corporate Emissions Inflict Significant Costs on Society / Disclosure Could Help Reduce Emissions
The average societal costs caused by corporate carbon emissions roughly equal 44 percent of the firms’ operating profits. This is shown in a new study conducted by researchers from the University of Chicago as well as the Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS) of the University of ...
GBP Monitor August: Almost One Third of Companies Demand Fewer Disclosure Requirements
The German Business Panel asked and companies answered: In July almost one third of companies demanded fewer disclosure requirements. Amongst them are mainly small companies that have access to fewer resources and qualified personnel. Larger companies often even benefit from more transparency. They ...
Financial Economist Simon Rother Joins University of Mannheim as Assistant Professor
The University of Mannheim welcomes Simon Rother, Ph.D., a financial economist, as an Assistant Professor of Finance. The professor commenced his tenure in August.
Off to New Shores: Mannheim's Business School Celebrates Its Graduates
Graduates of the Business Administration and Economic and Business Education programs celebrated their graduation in Mannheim Palace.
Harvard Business School Awards Climate Fellowship to Gunther Glenk
Gunther Glenk, Assistant Professor of Business at the University of Mannheim, has been awarded a Climate Fellowship from the Institute for the Study of Business in Global Society (BiGS) at Harvard Business School (HBS). The cohort of six awarded scholars from around the world will work at the ...
Global Innovation Challenge 2023 Links Theory With Practice
For two intense yet great weeks, Mannheim hosted the Global Innovation Challenge 2023 with the Course “Sourcing Excellence & Decision Making” from 2 July to 14 July.
MBS Summer School 2023 Successfully Completed
Spending one to three weeks at a top-ranked business school in Germany, working on exciting topics and getting to know people from all over the world? The MBS Summer School offered this and much more from 26 June – 14 July.