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Finance, Accounting & StatisticsRSS

Welcome to the Department of Finance, Accounting and Statistics.

The Department consists of the institutes Accounting & Auditing, Finance, Banking and Insurance, Financial Research and Statistics and Mathematics as well as three Research Institutes.

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Events & News

Events, talks and news of the Department

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Information about the teaching offer

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Youchang Wu is Engelbert-Dockner-Fellow at the Institute for Capital Market Research (ISK)

We are pleased to welcome Youchang WU as Engelbert Dockner Fellow at the Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK). Professor Wu will visit WU from August 8 to September 12, 2023.

[Translate to English:] WU D4

Award for excellent and innovative teaching 2023

The teaching awards for innovative and excellent teaching are presented annually by the Vice-Rector for Academic Programs and Student Affairs and the Austrian Students' Union (ÖH). This year, too, the…

[Translate to English:] Amberger

New associate professor - Harald Amberger

Harald Amberger, PhD, (Business Taxation Group) was given the venia docendi on June 6, 2023, in the field of business administration. Congratulation!

Review - WU matters. WU talks
„Katastrophen und Finanzmärkte - Quelle der Resilienz oder Ursache für gefährliche Langzeitwirkungen?“

On May 10, 2023, the Institute for Finance, Bankin and Insurance hosted the event series “WU matters. WU talks”.

These public talks focus on the social and economic challenges of our times.

The discussion about „Katastrophen und Finanzmärkte - Quelle der Resilienz oder Ursache für gefährliche Langzeitwirkungen?“ opened with a talk from Josef Zechner (Professor, Institute for Finance, Banking and Insurance, WU) followed by talks from Aurel Schubert (Honorarprofessor, CEO European Statistical Governance Advisory Board) and Sigrid Stagl (Professor, Institute for Ecological Economics, WU). Stefan Pichler chaired the event.


Faculty & Staff
Here you will find a list of all scientific and administrative staff working at the Department
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