Chair of Finance

Prof. Dr. Erik Theissen

Prof. Dr. Erik Theissen

Erik Theissen joined the University of Mannheim in fall 2009 and holds the Chair of Finance. Previously, he was a professor at the department of economics at the University of Bonn.

His work focuses on empirical capital market research. It has been published in numerous academic journals like the Review of Financial Studies, the Review of Finance and the Journal of Banking & Finance.

Main field of research

  • Market microstructure
  • Empirical asset pricing
  • Blockchain applications & cryptocurrencies

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