Frontaler Blick auf das D4 Gebäude.



Selected publications (since 2014)
  • Bu, D., Hanspal, T., Liao, Y., Liu, Y., 2021. Cultivating Self-Control in FinTech: Evidence from a Field Experiment on Online Consumer Borrowing. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming.

  • Jankowitsch, R., Ottonello, G., Subrahmanyam, M.G., 2021, Regulation, Asset Complexity, and the Informativeness of Credit Ratings. Review of Corporate Finance Studies, Accepted

  • Hackethal A., Hanspal T., Lammer D. M., Rink K., 2021. The Characteristics and Portfolio Behavior of Bitcoin Investors: Evidence from Indirect Cryptocurrency Investments. Review of Finance, Accepted.

  • Dangl, T., Zechner, J., 2021. Debt Maturity and the Dynamics of Leverage. Review of Financial Studies. 34 (12), 5796-5840.

  • Choi, J., Hackbarth, D., Zechner, J., 2021. Granularity of Corporate Debt. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA). 56 (4), 1127-1162.

  • Chaderina, M., Weiß, P., Zechner, J. , 2021. The Maturity Premium. Journal of Financial Economics.

  • Cejnek, G., Randl, O., Zechner, J., 2021. The COVID-19 Pandemic and Corporate Dividend Policy. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA). 56 (7), 2389-2410.

  • Della Corte, P., Sarno, L., Schmeling, M., Wagner, C., 2021. Exchange Rates and Sovereign Risk. Management Science (MS).

  • Friewald, N., Nagler, F., Wagner, C., 2021. Debt Refinancing and Equity Returns. Journal of Finance.

  • Bischof, J., Laux, C.,Leuz, C., 2021. Accounting for Financial Stability: Bank Disclosure and Loss Recognition in the Financial Crisis. Journal of Financial Economics.

  • Schlag, C., Thimme, J., Weber, R., 2021. Implied Volatility Duration: A Measure for the Timing of Uncertainty Resolution. Journal of Financial Economics. 140 (1), 127-144.

  • Bräuer K., Hackethal A., Hanspal T., 2021. Consuming Dividends, Review of Financial Studies

  • Weber, R., 2021. Institutional Investors, Households and the Time-Variation in Expected Stock Returns. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA).


For a comprehensive list of all publications by members of the Institute, see the WU research information evaluation system FIDES.

Finance Research Seminar

Researchers at the Institute of Finance, Banking and Insurance are part of the Vienna Graduate School of Finance (VGSF), a doctoral school jointly established by WU, University of Vienna and IHS in 2005, and funded by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF). The VGSF offers an internationally competitive PhD program in Finance.

The VGSF organizes the weekly VGSF Finance Research Seminar where international researchers present and discuss with local researchers and PhD students their state-of-the-art research.

Brown Bag Seminar

Scholars at WU, the PhD students of VGSF as well as international guests present their working papers for discussion in the Brown Bag Seminar. The seminar is organized by our Institute together with the Institute for Financial Research, the Vienna Institute of Finance and the Vienna Graduate School of Finance.