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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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Review - WU matters. WU talks - „Corona und die Frauen“

On May 12, 2021, the Institute for Statistics and Mathematics hosted the event series “WU matters. WU talks”.

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

The discussion about "Corona und die Frauen" opened with the keynote speaker Sylvia Frühwirth-Schnatter. Other participants were Katharina Mader, (WU), Christine Mayrhuber (WIFO), Veronika Bohrn Mena (GPA-djp) and Elfriede Hammerl (Autorin), Sylvia Frühwirth-Schnatter chaired.


FAS in the media

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[Translate to English:] Zechner Josef

Josef Zechner as Distinguished Speaker at the Annual Conference of the Western Finance Association

Josef Zechner will deliver the Distinguished Speech at the 56th Annual Conference of the Western Finance Association on June 17. Congratulations!

[Translate to English:] Hlavinova_Kovacova

Jana Hlavinová and Gabriela Kováčová won SIAM-FME Conference Paper Prize

Both first prizes of the SIAM-FME Conference Paper Prize went to the Institute for Statistics and Mathematics! Jana Hlavinová won with her paper: T. Fissler, R. Frongillo, J. Hlavinová, B. Rudloff…

[Translate to English:] Kovacova_Rudloff

Gabriela Kováčová & Birgit Rudloff (StatMath) – Publication in the (A+) journal Operations Research

The paper “Time consistency of the mean-risk problem” by Gabriela Kováčová and Birgit Rudloff was published in the A+ journal Operations Research.  Congratulations!

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