News Archive


Paper accepted by Journal of Financial Economics

The paper "The Impact of Firm Prestige on Executive Compensation" by Florens Focke (joint with Ernst Maug and Alexandra Niessen-Ruenzi) has been accepted for publication by the Journal of Financial Economics.[more]


Virtual Fair for the Mannheim Master in Management

The University of Mannheim, Business School offers a Virtual Fair for students interested in the Master in Management program on March 17. Due to the international focus of the Business School, the entire fair will be...[more]


New York Times covers research by Ruenzi

On November 24, 2015, The New York Times published an article covering the paper "Status Quo Bias and the Number of Alternatives: An Empirical Illustration from the Mutual Fund Industry” on its webpage. The press article can...[more]


Paper accepted by Review of Financial Studies

The paper "Commonality in Liquidity: A Demand-Side Explanation" by Stefan Ruenzi (joint with Andy Koch and Laura Starks) has been accepted and is now forthcoming in the Review of Financial Studies.[more]


"Finanzkompass" award for "Media Makes Momentum" by A. Hillert, H. Jacobs, and S. Müller

For their paper "Media Makes Momentum" published in the Review of Financial Studies, Alexander Hillert, Heiko Jacobs, and Sebastian Müller received the second prize of the 2015 "Finanzkompass - Innovationspreis des...[more]


Paper by Focke, Niessen-Ruenzi, and Ruenzi at AEA Meetings

The paper „A Friendly Turn: Advertising Bias in the News Media“ has been accepted for a poster presentation at the American Economic Association Annual Meeting 2016 in San Francisco. You can find the preliminary conference...[more]