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Research

Pub­lic­a­tions

Se­lec­ted pub­lic­a­tions (since 2014)
  • Choi, J., Hack­barth, D., Zech­ner, J.. 2018. Cor­por­ate Debt Ma­tur­ity Pro­files. Journal of Fin­an­cial Eco­nom­ics, forth­com­ing.

  • Martin, I., Wag­ner, C.. 2018. What is the Ex­pec­ted Re­turn on a Stock? Journal of Fin­ance, forth­com­ing.

  • Laux, C., Lor­anth, G., Mor­rison, A. D. 2018. The Ad­verse Ef­fect of In­form­a­tion on Gov­ernance and Lever­age. Man­age­ment Science, 64 (4), 1510-1527.

  • Kolm, J., Laux, C., Lor­anth, G.. 2017. Bank Reg­u­la­tion, CEO Com­pens­a­tion, and Boards. Re­view of Fin­ance 21 (5), 1901-1932.

  • Laux, C., Rauter, T.. 2017. Pro­cyc­lic­al­ity of US Bank Lever­age. Journal of Ac­count­ing Re­search 55 (2), 235-505.

  • Friewald, N., Hen­nessy, C., Jankow­itsch, R.. 2016. Sec­ond­ary Mar­ket Li­quid­ity and Se­cur­ity Design: The­ory and Evid­ence from ABS Mar­kets. Re­view of Fin­an­cial Stud­ies 29 (5), 1254-1290.

  • Halling, M., Yu, J., Zech­ner, J.. 2016. Lever­age Dy­nam­ics over the Busi­ness Cycle. Journal of Fin­an­cial Eco­nom­ics 122 (1), 21-41.

  • Huang, R., Mürmann, A., Tz­eng, L.. 2016. Hid­den Re­gret in In­sur­ance Mar­kets. Journal of Risk and In­sur­ance 83 (1), 181-216.

  • Laux, C.. 2016. The eco­nomic con­sequences of ex­tend­ing the use of fair value ac­count­ing in reg­u­lat­ory cap­ital cal­cu­la­tions: A dis­cus­sion. Journal of Ac­count­ing and Eco­nom­ics 62 (2-3), 204-208.

  • Wer­mers, R., Wu, Y., Zech­ner, J.. 2016. Ma­na­gerial Rents vs. Share­holder Value in Deleg­ated Port­fo­lio Man­age­ment: The Case of Closed-End Funds. Re­view of Fin­an­cial Stud­ies 29, 3428-3470

  • Do­herty, N., Laux, C., Mürmann, A.. 2015. In­sur­ing Non­veri­fi­able Losses. Re­view of Fin­ance 19 (1), 283-316.

  • Fili­povic, D., Kremslehner, R., Mürmann, A.. 2015. Op­timal In­vest­ment and Premium Policies un­der Risk Shift­ing and Solvency Reg­u­la­tion. Journal of Risk and In­sur­ance 82 (2): S. 261-288.

  • Chader­ina, M., Green, R.. 2014. Pred­at­ors and Prey on Wall Street. Re­view of As­set Pri­cing Stud­ies 4 (1), 1-38.

  • Dock­ner, E., Carlson, M., Fisher, A., Giam­marino, R.. 2014. Lead­ers, Fol­low­ers, and Risk Dy­nam­ics in In­dustry Equi­lib­rium. Journal of Fin­an­cial and Quant­it­at­ive Ana­lysis, 49, 321-349.

  • Friewald, N., Wag­ner, C., Zech­ner, J.. 2014. The Cross-Sec­tion of Credit Risk Premia and Equity Re­turns. Journal of Fin­ance 69 (6), 2419-2469.

  • Jankow­itsch, R., Na­gler, F., Sub­rah­man­yam, M. G. 2014. The De­termin­ants of Re­cov­ery Rates in the US Cor­por­ate Bond Mar­ket. Journal of Fin­an­cial Eco­nom­ics, 114 (1), 155-177.          

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.