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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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Information about the Department and all assigned 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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Information about ongoing research

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WU Awards 2022 - Outstanding research and teaching achievements by WU students and faculty

Excellence in the Spotlight

The WU Awards put the spotlight on teachers and researchers whose achievements during the past year helped strengthen WU’s reputation for excellence and develop solutions to current economic and social challenges.

Numerous researchers from the Department were honored by the Rector's Office for their dedication and research achievements over the past year. The department's awarded achievements can be found below and in the brochure WU Awards 2022.

Best Paper Award

Star Journal Articles

Excellent Teaching

Outstanding Research Achievements

Acquisition of Third-Party Funding

FAS in the media

  • Frühwirth Manfred (FBI): Vier typische Anlagefehler, der Standard, November 24, 2022

  • Frühwirth Manfred (FBI): Gewinnen, weil man Fallen erkennt, Kronen Zeitung, November 19, 2022

  • Frühwirth Manfred (FBI): "Das sagten die Experten auf der GEWINN-Messe 2022",, November 7, 2022

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[Translate to English:] Hummel Katrin

Researcher of the Month - Katrin Hummel, Abteilung Accounting & Reporting

The title Researcher of the Month is awarded every month as a special recognition and appreciation of the research achievements of the distinguished person.

[Translate to English:] Gabriela Kovacova

Gabriela Kovacova has been awarded the Stephan Koren-Prize and Dr. Marie Schaumayer Stiftung prize for dissertation.

The Stephan ​Koren-Prize and the Dr. Marie Schaumayer Stiftung prize is awarded to the best dissertations of a year.

[Translate to English:] Patrick Weiss

Patrick Weiss has been awarded the Stephan Koren-Prize 2022 for dissertation.

The Stephan Koren-Prize is awarded to the best dissertations of a year.

Faculty & Staff
Here you will find a list of all scientific and administrative staff working at the Department
Here you will find job offers for all associated institutes
Log-in area for department members. The content on this pages is available in German only.