Lena Jaroszek

University of Mannheim
Business School
Chair of International Finance
D-68161 Mannheim


Note: This page is not being updated since 09/2016!

Current Position

  • Postdoctoral fellow at the Chair of International Finance
  • Researcher at the Centre for European Economic Research, Mannheim

Research Interests

  • Behavioral finance
  • Household finance
  • Empirical asset pricing

Working Papers

Work in Progress

  • Career Experiences and Expectations of Professional Forecasters (with Arvid Hoffmann and Zwetelina Iliewa)

Education and Acadmic Visits

  • 09/10 - 09/15: Ph. D. student, University of Mannheim, Germany

    • Dissertation: "Essays in Behavioral Finance"
    • Adviser: Prof. Dr. Stefan Ruenzi

  • 07/15 - 09/15: Visiting scholar, University of New South Wales, Australia

    • Host: Prof. Jerry T. Parwada

  • 06/15 Visiting scholar, Maastricht University, Netherlands

    • Host: Prof. Arvid Hoffmann

  • 04/04 - 07/09 : University of Mannheim, Germany

    • Diploma in business administration (M.Sc. equivalent)

  • 09/08-02/09: SGH Warsaw (Warsaw School of Economics), Poland

    • Semester aboroad

Teaching Experience

  • Fall 2015: Teaching assistant for M.Sc.-course Derivatives I
    (in English. Details can be found here.)
  • Spring 2015: Supervision of Bachelor and Master Theses.
  • Fall 2014: Supervision of Master Thesis.
  • Spring 2014: Supervision of Bachelor Theses.
  • Spring 2013: Supervision of Bachelor Theses and Master Thesis.
  • Fall 2012: Supervision of Master Thesis.
  • Spring 2012: Supervision of Bachelor Theses and Master Thesis.
  • Spring 2011: Supervision of of Bachelor Theses and Master Thesis.


  • Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Business Economics


  • IPID4all research stay scholarship (funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD))