Leah Zimmerer, M.Sc.

Leah Zimmerer, M.Sc.

PhD Student
University of Mannheim
Business School
L 9, 1–2 – Raum 203
68161 Mannheim
Consultation hour(s):
On Appointment

Research Interest

  • Behavioral Finance
  • Financial Institutions
  • Gender Differences on Capital Markets
  • Corporate Governance

Working Paper

Niessen-Ruenzi, A., & Zimmerer, L. (2021). The Value of Qualification Signals for Women's Careers. Available at SSRN 3987238.


since 2018 PhD Student in Finance at the Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS) of the University of Mannheim
2016 – 2018 M.Sc. in Business Administration (“MMM”) at the University of Mannheim. Master Thesis: Sentiment and Mutual Funds
2012 – 2016 B.Sc. in Business Administration and Economics at the Zeppelin University, Friedrichshafen
2014 – 2015 Semester abroad at the University of Chester

Working and Teaching Experience

2016 Internship at Continental: Investment Controlling
2014 Student Teaching Assistant: Mathematics in Business and Economics, Zeppelin University