Florian Barth, M.Sc.

Phone: +49 (0)911-5302-162
Email: florian.barth(at)fau.de

Consultation Hour
Thu, 02.00-03.00 p.m.

Research Areas

Empirical Finance, Performance Analysis, Fixed Income

Short CV

  • Since June 2014: Research assistant and doctoral candidate, Chair of Finance and Banking, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • 2014: Master of Science in Business Administration, University of Passau, topic of thesis "Evaluation and risk analysis of executive stock options"
  • 2011-2014: Studies in Business Administration, University of Passau
  • 2012: Studies abroad at Oulu Business School, Oulu, Finland
  • 2011: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University of Passau, topic of thesis "Evaluation of intellectual property according to IDW S5 as part of IFRS 3"
  • 2008-2011: Studies in Business Administration and Economics, University of Passau, majors: Accounting, Finance and Taxation
  • 2009-2013: Internships (among others: Ernst & Young, Transaction Advisory; Deloitte Consulting, CFO-Services)

Articles in Refereed Journals

  • Momentum in the European corporate bond market: The role of bond-specific returns
    Journal of Fixed Income, Vol. 27 (3), 2018, S. 54-70. (with Hendrik Scholz and Matthias Stegmeier)
    Abstract and Download als PDF-File
    Accepted for presentation:
    • Multinational Finance Society 2016 Annual Conference, Stockholm, June 26 - 29, 2016.
    • 14th HypoVereinsbank-UniCredit Group Doctoral Seminar Southern Germany, Ammersee, June 03 - 04, 2016.
    • Eastern Finance Association 2016 Annual Meetings, Baltimore, April 06 - 09, 2016.
    • Southwestern Finance Association 2016 Annual Conference, Oklahoma City, March 09 - 12, 2016.

Working Papers

  • Spillover effects from the Volkswagen emissions scandal: An analysis of stock, corporate bond, and credit default swap markets
    Working paper, Nürnberg 2018. (with Christian Eckert, Nadine Gatzert and Hendrik Scholz)
    Abstract and download (pdf)
    Accepted for presentation:
    • 2018 Annual Meeting of the American Risk and Insurance Association in Chicago, 05.-08. August 2018.
    • 80. Pfingsttagung des Verbandes der Hochschullehrer für Betriebswirtschaft, Magdeburg, May 23-25, 2018.
    • Eastern Finance Association 2018 Annual Meetings, Philadelphia, April 11 - 14, 2018.
  • Corporate social responsibility and credit default swap spreads: Evidence from Eurozone firms
    Working paper, Nürnberg 2018.
    Abstract and download (pdf)