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Exam Inspection - International Asset Management - First Exam 2019

Dear All, The exam inspection for the fist exam (International Asset Management) will take place on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 (probably in the afternoon). Please send me an e-mail (gamm@bwl.uni-mannheim.de) by Monday, July 8 (noon),  if you want to come and inspect your exam. I will then assign ...

Doctoral Student Best Paper Award received by Fabian Gamm

For his paper “A Surprise That Keeps You Awake: Overnight Returns After Earnings Surprises”, Fabian Gamm received the Doctoral Student Best Paper Award at the 5th European Retail Investment Conference (ERIC) held in Stuttgart from April 10-12, 2019.

The paper ‚Financial Advice and Bank Profits‘ has appeared in the latest issue of the Review of Financial Studies

The paper ‚Financial Advice and Bank Profits‘ by Stefan Ruenzi (joint with Daniel Hoechle, Nic Schaub, and Markus Schmid) has appeared in the latest issue of the Review of Financial Studies.

GESS Science Speed Dating Award recieved by Santanu Kundu

For his paper “Building Trust”, Santanu Kundu received the GESS Science Speed Dating Award from the Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences in Mannheim.

Best PhD Paper Award at the 25th Annual Meeting of the German Finance Association received by Pavel Lesnevski

For his paper “A Name That Rings a Bell: Spillover Effects in Stocks with Similar Company Names”, Pavel Lesnevski received the best doctoral paper award at the PhD Workshop of the 25th Annual Meeting of the German Finance Association held in Trier in September 20-22, 2018.

Best Paper Award for “The limits to information processing” by Anja Kunzmann

For her paper “The limits to information processing: Distracted analysts and their earnings forecasts” Anja Kunzmann received the best paper award at the 25th Annual Global Finance Conference held in Paris from July 3-5, 2018.

Two papers accepted at AFA 2019 in Atlanta

The papers “The impact of Role Models on Women’s Self Selection in Competitive Environments” (Kristina Mercedes Meier, Alexandra Niessen-Ruenzi, and Stefan Ruenzi) and “M&A(advertising)” (Alexander Hillert, Anja Kunzmann, and Stefan Ruenzi) have been accepted for presentation at the Annual Meeting ...

Paper accepted at EFA 2018 in Warsaw

The paper “The impact of Role Models on Women’s Self Selection in Competitive Environments” (Kristina Mercedes Meier, Alexandra Niessen-Ruenzi, and Stefan Ruenzi) has been accepted for presentation at the Annual Meeting of the European Finance Association 2018 in Warsaw.

Karin-Islinger Award for PhD Thesis of Michael Ungeheuer

Our former chair member, Michael Ungeheuer, got awarded the Karin-Islinger Award for his dissertation “Essays on Investor Behavior and Financial Markets”. Congratulations!

Information event for prospective Finance PhD Students

The event took place on May 25, 2018, in O151. Interested students can find the presentation slides here.