Empirical Corporate Finance

Chair of Empirical Corporate Finance


27.11.2017: The bachelor-thesis of Mr. Daniel Pesch entitled "Firm Value Implications of Announcing the Takeover Announcement" which was supervised by the chair was presented with the Koblenzer Hochschulpreis 2017. (more)

11.01.2017: Following publication had been accepted by the "Journal of Corporate Finance": "Do what you did four quarters ago: Trends and implications of quarterly dividends” (with Hofbaur, U.)

27.12.2016: Well-respected Journal "Abacus" has accepted following publication: "Open Market Share Repurchases in Germany: A Conditional Event Study Approach" (with Betzer, A., Doumet, M., Theissen, E.).

26.11.2015: The Senate of WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management has appointed Prof. Dr. Christian Andres as Associate Dean Research (more).


09.10.2015: Prof. Dr. Christian Andres will present the Paper "Cash Windfalls and Acquistions" on the annual meeting (Oct. 15, 2015 - Oct. 17, 2015) of the Financial Management Association (FMA) in Orlando, Florida.

23.01.2015: Following publication has been accepted by the well-respected Journal of Banking & Finance:  "The Lintner Model revisited: Dividends versus total payouts" (with Doumet, M., Fernau, E. and Theissen, E.)


Professor Dr.

Christian Andres




(Currently, we have no capacity to enroll new internal/external doctoral students)


If you are interested to write your Bachelor- or Masterthesis at our chair, please contact Mr. Lennart Ulrich.

Topics Bachelor-Thesis