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 fall semester (HWS 2017) the internal research seminar will take place on October 26th, 2017, in room 210, L9, 1-2 for the morning sessions and room 409, L9, 1-2 for the afternoon sessions.


Research Seminar (October 26, 2017)

Time Presenter Affiliation Title
10.15 Lesnevski, Pavel University of Mannheim Comovement of Firms with Similar Names
11.15 Break
11.30 Brunner, Fabian University of Mannheim Institutional and Retail Investors' Information Demand
12.15 Break
12.30 Urban, Daniel TU München The Economic Consequences of a "Glass-Ceiling": Women on Corporate Boards and Firm Value (Brownbag Seminar)
13.30 Break
13.45 Du, Mengqiao University of Mannheim Stock Repurchasing Behavior of Mutual Funds
14.45 Break
15.00 Kunzmann, Anja University of Mannheim Distracted Analysts
16.00 Gamm, Fabian University of Mannheim Sentiment Spillover Effects in International Stock Markets
17.00 End of Seminar