Public Thesis Defenses

2017

PhD Candidate Topic Location Date & Time Supervisor  
René Hegglin Three Essays on Empirical Banking KOL-H-317 25.09.2017
4:00pm
Urs Birchler
Peter Schmidt Essays on Financial Market Efficiency KOL-F-123 22.09.2017
4:00pm
Alexander Wagner
Felix Fattinger The Pricing of Uncertain Information: From the Lab, to Derivatives Markets, to State-contingent Sovereign Debt HG-D22 22.09.2017
1:45pm
Marc Chesney
Andrin Bögli Essays on the Economics of Deception and Debt HG-D22 31.08.2017
4:00pm
Alexander Wagner
Ivan Petzev Essays in Asset Pricing and Corporate Finance HG-D22 30.08.2017
4:00pm
Alexander Wagner
Amelie Brune Three Essays on Economic Crises KOL-E-18 22.08.2017
11:00am
Thorsten Hens
Cornelia Rösler Three Essays on the Interbank Market KOL-F-109 21.08.2017
10:00am
Kjell Nyborg
Jiri Woschitz Three Essays on Monetary Policy and Financial Markets KOL-E-18 16.08.2017
2:00pm
Kjell Nyborg
Nina Gotthelf Three Essays on Media Content and Financial Markets KOL-N-1 21.06.2017
5:30pm
Thorsten Hens
Elisabeth Megally Three Essays on Managerial Compensation KOL-F-103 19.06.2017
1:30pm
Michel Habib
Lucas Marc Fuhrer Three Essays on Money and Liquidity KOL-G-217 24.05.2017
2pm
Kjell Nyborg
Andreas Ita Essays in Corporate Finance KO2-F-152 21.02.2017
1:15pm
Alexander Wagner

2016

PhD Candidate Topic Location Date & Time Supervisor  
Sabine Elmiger On the Robustness of Consumption-Based Asset Pricing KOL-G-212 10.11.2016
11:00am
Thorsten Hens
Diego Ostinelli Financial markets, Innovation, and Acquisitions KO2-F-152 03.10.2016
4:00pm
Michel Habib
Jakub Rojček Market Quality and Price Impact of High-Frequency Trading and its Regulation KOL-G-212 12.07.2016
4:00pm
Thorsten Hens
Diana Festl-Pell Essays on Banking, Governance and Sustainability PLD-E-06 08.06.2016
10:30am
Urs Birchler
Nikola Vasiljevic Option Pricing and Market Risk Management in the Presence of Jump Risk KOL-G-209 13.04.2016
10:30am
Markus Leippold
Bruno Troja Essays on Optimal Investments in the Mitigation of Global Warming PLD-E-06 24.02.2016
3:15pm
Marc Chesney

2015

PhD Candidate Topic Location Date & Time Supervisor
Boris Wälchli Essays on Nonaffine Option Pricing and Random Forests in the Fields of Finance PLD-E-06 25.11.2015
2pm
Walter Farkas
Michele Doronzo Empirical Essays on Risky Assets, Asset Allocation and Emission Certificates PLD-E-06 22.09.2015
5pm
Marc Paolella
Remo Stössel Risk Assessment and Risk Communication in Theory and Practice KOL-E-13 28.08.2015
4pm
Thorsten Hens
Anca Claudia Pana Contributions to the Economics of Climate Change Mitigation PLD-E-06 18.08.2015
2:30pm
Marc Chesney
Meike Bradbury Improved Investment Advice Through Risk Simulation KOL-E-13 17.08.2015
4pm
Thorsten Hens
Manish Gupta Three Essays in Real Estate and Entrepreneurial Finance KOL-F-109 10.07.2015
4pm
Thorsten Hens
Meriton Ibraimi Essays on Arbitrage Pricing Theory and Systemic Risk Modeling PLD-E-04 06.05.2015
10am
Markus Leippold
Falko Paetzold Three Essays on Sustainable Investing in Private Wealth Management PLD-E-06 27.02.2015
3pm
Marc Chesney
Markus Ludwig Three Essays on Option Implied Information PLM-103/104 23.02.2015
11am
Markus Leippold
Lujing Su Three Essays on Market Frictions PLD-E-04 29.01.2015
10:30am
Markus Leippold

2014

PhD Candidate Topic Location Date & Time Supervisor
Dominic Burkhardt Three Essays in Asset Pricing FRE-D-14 31.10.2014
3pm
Henrik Hasseltoft
Tatjana Puhan Essays in Finance PLD-E-06 19.09.2014
3pm
Marc Chesney
Suzanne Ziegler-Peter Bankinsolvenz und Einlegerschutz - Analyse und Beurteilung der Entwicklung in der Schweiz PLD-E-06 18.09.2014
9am
Urs Birchler
Nilufer Caliskan Essays in Asset Pricing Anomalies PLD-E-04 16.09.2014
6:15pm
Thorsten Hens
Felix Matthys Three Essays in Quantitative Finance KOL-N-1/2 09.09.2014
11am
Markus Leippold
Robert Huitema Essays in Quantitative Finance 29.08.2014 Walter Farkas
Ethem Güney Essays in Banking and Finance PLD-E-04 08.07.2014
2pm
Jean-Charles Rochet
Kristoph Steikert The Weighted Nadaraya-Watson Estimator: Strong Consistency Results, Rates of Convergence, and a Local Bootstrap Procedure to Select the Bandwidth PLD-E-04 25.04.2014
2pm
Felix Kübler
Dörte Kreher Strict Local Martingales, Random Times and Non-Standard Changes of Probability Measure in Financial Mathematics Y27-H28 21.03.2014
2pm
Ashkan Nikeghbali
Chris Bardgett Volatility and correlation modelling for equity indices KOL-G-212 19.03.2014
11am
Markus Leippold
Fabian Ackermann Three Essays on the Efficiency of
Selected Financial Markets
MOO-E-006 03.03.2014
4:15pm
Karl Schmedders
Ombretta Marchiodi Essays on Real Options, R & D, Empirical Applications to the Pharmaceutical Industry PLD-E-04 03.03.2014
4:30pm
Marc Chesney
Jochen Krause Mixture Models in Financial Risk Modeling 12.02.2014 Marc Paolella