Research Seminar in Asset Management

In the research seminar doctoral students and faculty (mainly from the Chair of International Finance and sometimes from other finance chairs) present their current ongoing work. The focus is on work in progress rather than finished papers.

This spring semester (FSS 2017) the internal research seminars will take place on March 16th, 2017, and May 18th, 2017, in room 409, L9, 1-2.


Research Seminar (March 16, 2017)

Time Presenter Affiliation Title
09.15 Iliewa, Zwetelina ZEW

Causal Impact of Thinking on Financial Markets

10.15 Gamm, Fabian University of Mannheim Wikipedia-Based Investor Sentiment in International Stock Returns
11.00 Break
11.15 Lenz, Martin University of Mannheim Factor-Loading Persistence and Expected Returns
12.15 Lunch Break
13.45 Brunner, Fabian University of Mannheim Prospect Theory and Mutual Funds
14.30 Kunzmann, Anja University of Mannheim Does the Board Learn from Short Sellers? Evidence from CEO Turnovers

Research Seminar II (May 18, 2017)

15.30 Lesnevski, Pavel University of Mannheim Are Short Sellers Smart Anomaly Traders? 
16.45 Ungeheuer, Michael University of Mannheim Daily Winners and Losers