Chair of Corporate Finance

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Prof. Ernst Maug, Ph.D.

Prof. Ernst Maug, Ph.D.

Welcome to the website of the Chair of Corporate Finance. Here you can find information on the courses and other services offered at the Chair.

Our main research interests lie in the fields of corporate finance and corporate governance. Our research was published in many prestigious journals as the American Economic Review, the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Review of Financial Studies and has won several prizes.

Main fields of research

  • Corporate Governance
  • Finance and Labor
  • Law and Finance
  • Experimental Economics
  • Banking

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