The Area Banking, Finance, and Insurance is part of the Business School at the University of Mannheim. It has first-class facilities, internationally renowned faculty and conducts research in all areas of modern finance. More information are provided on the homepage of the Area Banking, Finance, and Insurance.
Credit Risk and Banking
In this research area, measurement and management of credit risks are analyzed.
Behavioral finance and asset pricing
In this research area, knowledge about individual decision making is generated and/
Decision theory and analysis
In this field of research, we aim to understand the basics of individual decision making, to identify systematic biases, to analyze their causes, and to model behavioral components of decision making. These insights are also applied to prescriptive decision theory and decision analysis.