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Prof. Dr. Per Östberg - Supervised theses

Associate Professor of Finance
Faculty Member, Swiss Finance Institute

@grebtseo.repbf.uzh.ch
PLM-H 315, Plattenstr. 14, 8032 Zürich
+41 44 634 29 56
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Dissertations (1)

Three essays on corporate finance: Dual class share structure, parmalat fraud, and earnings management and compensation
Lorenzo Brandi
Supervisor(s): Michel Habib, Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2013.


Master Theses (23)

M&A activity and the survival of European IPO candidates
Katerina Ajtova
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2017.


Impact of National Cultural Distance on Cross-border M&A Performance
Iva Cerna
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2017.


An Analysis of Liquidity, its Volatility and the Capital Structure: The Case of Switzerland
Kristian Florentin
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2017.


Unconventional Monetary Policy Measures of the ECB and Turnover of European Public Debt
Guntram Uschtrin
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2017.


The long-term performance of Swiss acquirerers
Serge Stapfer
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2017.


Long-Term Performance of IPOs and the Effect of Private Equity: An Analysis in Germany and Switzerland
Fabrice Zosso
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2016.


The housing market in Switzerland: “house price and residential investment dynamics”
Daniel Fuchs
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2016.


Privatizations via M&A path to wealth creation: Case of Greece
Evangelos Kafetzakis
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2016.


Asymmetric Information: Evidence from Chinese IPOs
Luting Ye
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2016.


The Effect of Diversifying M&A Transactions in Specialised Industries
Benjamin Niederhauser
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2015.


Sources of value creation and destruction in Swiss cross-border transactions in the view of different motives
Fatmire Bekiri
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2015.


Credit Ratings and Payment Methods in M&A: Facts of the Financial Crisis
Antony Cobino
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2015.


The Relationship between Refinancing Risk and Cash Holdings in Switzerland
Vlatko Krstev
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2015.


Capital Gains: Cash versus Stock in Swiss Mergers
Timo Bloch
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2015.


Motives for Corporate Inversions
JohnPatrick Zani
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2015.


Underpricing and long-term underperformance in IPOs
David Gilhawley
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2012.


Value creation and risk in spin-offs
Müller Marco
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2012.


M&A Activity in Europe Cash Reserves, Acquisitions and Shareholder Wealth in Europe
Fabian Forrer
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2012.


On the Existence of Synergies in Universal Banking
Stefano Gagliardi
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2011.


How does the stock market perceive management transactions?
Thomas Walliser
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2011.


Analyst following during mergers and acquisitions
Robert Schuchna
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2011.


Updated and New Analysis on Merger Arbitrage
Sandro Braun
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2011.


Bachelor Theses (16)

Long-Term IPO Performance in Switzerland
Raphael Kunz
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2016.


News Coverage and IPO Returns Evidence from France
Nicolò Caprez
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2016.


Swiss Stock Market: Analysis of the HML Risk Factor
Dennis Patch
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2016.


The Risk Adjusted Performance of Listed Private Equity
Daniel Fuchs
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2016.


Capital Structure Determinants of Swiss Companies: Macroeconomic Factors
Zaniyar Sharifi
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2016.


Performance of Serial Acquirers in Europe
Katerina Ajtova
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2016.


Morningstar Star Rating: An Indicator for future Performance!
Kevin Loepfe
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2015.


The Varying Influence of Market Conditions on the IPO Market
Carlo Emanuel Schmid
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2015.


The information content of the trades of Swiss insiders
Ivan Kraljevic
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2015.


Market Timing and Capital Structure: European Evidence and Comparing Approaches
Stefan Pohl
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2014.


The Capital Structure of Swiss Firms
Julian Hosung
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2014.


Does Hedging Increase the Value of Gold Companies?
Cristian Andrei Alexe
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2013.


Shareholder Wealth Effects of M&A Announcements by Swiss Acquirers
Fabio Tamino Bernasconi
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2012.


Insider Trading in the Swiss Stock Market
Andreas Müller
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2012.


Empirical Evidences of Financial Leverage in M&A Transactions
Jan Hendrik Degner
Supervisor(s): Per Östberg
University of Zurich, 2011.