Thomas Lindner, PhD, MIM, BSc
Office: D1, 5.014
Office Hours: Wednesday 10.00-11.00
Position at IIB, other positions and academic career
Thomas has been an Assistant Professor at IIB since September 2016. He was a Research and Teaching Associate at IIB from 2013 to 2016 and earned his PhD at WU with a dissertation on international finance. Thomas also holds an MSc and a CEMS MIM in international management as well as a BSc in economic and social sciences and a BSc in physics. He was a visiting researcher at the Stern School of Business at NYU from February to May 2016 and spent a term abroad in Ireland during his studies. Thomas gained professional experience in auditing, finance, and tax consulting from working with EY, Deutsche Bank, as well as several tax consulting firms. He is active in the NGOs AYPT and IYPT.
Thomas does research in international finance and international strategy. His research in international finance deals with capital structure in international firms, valuation of cross-border bond issues, and banking consortia in project finance. In international strategy, Thomas investigates the interaction of government policy and firms’ investment decisions, post-internationalization behavior of firms, and organizational legitimacy in the face of liabilities of foreignness.