The research activities of the Departement of Management are essentially organised within the chairs. Their professors and doctoral students carry out their research in the respective specialisations. The main research topics of the chairs and the activities of the doctoral students can be found on the following subpages.

The researchers of the department publish their research results regularly in national and international journals. Below you find some examples for such publications.

  • Accounting and Finance

    Barroso, R., Burkert, M., Dávila, A., & Oyon, D., 2016, Shareholder Protection: The Role of Multiple Large Shareholders, Corporate Governance: An International Review, 24, 2, 105-129.

    Burkert, M., Davila, A., Mehta, K. & Oyon, D., 2014, Relating alternative forms of contingency fit to the appropriate methods to test them, Management Accounting Research, 25, 1, 6-29.

    Burkert, M. & Lueg, R., 2013, Differences in the sophistication of Value-Based Management – the role of top executives, Management Accounting Research, 24, 1, 3-22.

    Isakov D. et Weisskopf J.-P. (2015): "Pay-out Policies in Founding Family Firms", Journal of Corporate Finance, vol 33, pp. 330-344.

    Isakov D. et Weisskopf J.-P. (2014): "Are Founding Families Special Blockholders? An Investigation of Controlling Sharehold-er Influence on Firm Performance ", Journal of Banking and Finance, vol. 41, pp 1-16

    Chung D., Isakov D., et Pérignon C. (2007): "Repur-chasing shares on a second trading line", Review of Finance, vol 11, no 2, pp. 253-285.

    Missonier-Piera F. and J. Bilodeau (2015): The Design of Debt Contracts: evidence of cost effective use of covenants from large sample of small loans, Corporate Ownership and Control

    Missonier-Piera F. and W. BenAmar (2007): Motives for Fixed-Assets Revaluation, The International Journal of Accounting

    Missonier-Piera F. and P. François (2007): The Agency Structure of Loan Syndicates, The Financial Review

    Wallmeier M. (forthcoming): Mispricing of index options with respect to stochastic dominance bounds?, in: Critical Finance Review

    Wallmeier M., Guerry N. (2017): Valuation of diversified banks: New evidence, in: Journal of Banking and Finance 80, 203-214

    Wallmeier M., Tauscher K. (2016): Portfolio Overlapping Bias in Tests of the Fama-French Three-Factor Model, in: European Financial Management 22, 367-393

  • International Management, Strategy and Organisation

    Davoine, E., & Ravasi, C. (2013). The relative stability of national career patterns in European top management careers in the age of globalisation: A comparative study in France/Germany/Great Britain and Switzerland. European Management Journal31 (2), 152-163.

    Ravasi, C., Salamin, X., & Davoine, E. (2015). Cross-cultural adjustment of skilled migrants in a multicultural and multilingual environment: An explorative study of foreign employees and their spouses in the Swiss context. The International Journal of Human Resource Management26 (10), 1335-1359.

    Barmeyer, C., & Davoine, E. (2019). Facilitating intercultural negotiated practices in joint ventures: The case of a French–German railway organization. International Business Review28 (1), 1-11.

    Fauchart E., Measuring the social identity of entrepreneurs: Scale development and international validation (with P. Sieger, M. Gruber, T. Zellweger), Journal of Business Venturing (1). 31(5):542-572, August 2016.   

    Fauchart E., Weak links and the management of reputational interdependencies (with Robin Cowan), Strategic Management Journal (1*). Vol. 35, pp. 532-549, April 2014.

    Fauchart E., Darwinians, communitarians, and missionaries: the role of founder identity in entrepreneurship (with Marc Gruber). Academy of Management journal (1*). Vol. 54, N°5, October 2011, pp. 935-957.

    Fauchart E., Norms-based intellectual property systems: the case of French chefs (with Eric von Hippel). Organization Science (1*). Vol. 19, No. 2, March-April 2008, pp. 187-201.

    Furrer, O., Thomas, H., & Goussevskaia, A. (2008). The structure and evolution of the strategic management field: A content analysis of 26 years of strategic management research. International Journal of Management Reviews10(1), 1-23.

    Suter P., Gmür M. (2018): Volunteer Engagement in Housing Co-Operatives – Civil Society “en miniature. In: Voluntas (online Jan. 2018).

    Gmür M., Betzler D. (2016): Does Fundraising Professionalization Pay? The Impact of Organizational Fundraising Capability on a Charity’s Net Revenue from Private Donations. In: Nonprofit Management & Leadership 27/1, S. 27-42.

    Teufel S., Teufel, B. (2014): The Crowd Energy Concept, in Journal of Electronic Science and Technology, pp. 263-269, No. 3, Vol. 12

    Vasauskaite J., Teufel S., Teufel, B. (2017): Smart Framework: Application under the Conditions of Modern Economy, Inzinerine Ekonomika-Engineering Econom-ics, 2017, 28(2), 180-186.

  • Marketing and Innovation Management

    Bambauer-Sachse, S. (2011): Can Advertising Elements Improve Consumer Evaluations of Brand Extensions with a Moderate or Low Fit, in: Psychology & Marketing, Vol. 28, S. 205-218, with V. Hüttl, H. Gierl.

    Bambauer-Sachse, S. (2011): Temporal Reframing of Prices: When Is It Beneficial?, in: Journal of Retailing, Vol. 87, No. 2, S. 156-165, with Dhruv Grewal.

    Bambauer-Sachse, S. (2018): Comparative Advertising: Effects of Concreteness and Claim Substantiation through Reactance and Activation on Purchase Intentions, in: Journal of Business Research, Vol. 84, S. 233-242, with P. Heinzle.

    Furrer, O., Liu, B. S. C., & Sudharshan, D. (2000). The relationships between culture and service quality perceptions: Basis for cross-cultural market segmentation and resource allocation. Journal of service research2(4), 355-371.

    Christodoulides, G., De Chernatony, L., Furrer, O., Shiu, E., & Abimbola, T. (2006). Conceptualising and measuring the equity of online brands. Journal of Marketing Management22(7-8), 799-825.

    Schu M., Morschett D. (2017): Foreign market selection of online retailers - a path-dependent perspective on influence factors, in: International Business Review, Vol. 26, pp. 710-723.

    Keane M., Morschett D. (2016): Reducing the negative effect of consumer ethnocentrism on patronage behaviour at foreign retailers, in: Marketing – Journal of Research and Management, Vol. 38, No. 4, pp. 228-240.

    Swoboda B., Puchert C., Morschett D. (2016): Explaining the differing effect of corporate reputation across nations: a multi-level analysis, in: Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, Vol. 44, No. 4, pp. 454-473.

    Teufel S., Teufel, B. (2015) : Smart Living – an Innovation and Research Agenda. Proc. 2015 World Conference on Innovation, Engineering, and Technology, Kyoto, Japan, 2015 (awarded with Distinguished Paper Award of IET2015).