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.
More information on the current Finance Seminar of the Area Banking, Finance & Insurance:
Current dates for our research seminar in Behavioral Fianance will be announced here.
In the spring semester 2018, the research seminar in Behavioral Finance took place on wednesday, 15 May, 2018 in L9, 1-2, Room 210. The program is available here:
|09:00 - 9:45||Sabine Bernard||Disposition Effect In Passive Investment Products|
|09:45 - 10:30||Jan Müller-Dethard||Does Portfolio Composition Matter? An Experimental Analysis|
|10:45 - 11:30||Pascal Kieren||Projection Bias in Investment Decisions|
|11:30 - 13:30||Lunch Break|
|13:30 - 14:15||Maximilian Germann||Algorithm Aversion in Financial Investing|
|14:15 - 15:00||Zwetelina Illiewa||Can Experience Sampling Restore Invariance in Financial Expectations?|
|15:15 - 16:00||Maximilian Wimmer||Sustainable Index Tracking|
More information on the current Brownbag Seminar of the Area Banking, Finance, and Insurance: