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Prof. em. Dr. Rudolf Volkart

Professor Emeritus of Finance, Senior Partner IFBC



Publications Supervised theses

Education

  • Lic. oec. publ., University of Zurich, 1970
  • Dr. oec. publ., University of Zurich, 1974
  • Visiting Scholar, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1979/80
  • Habilitation, University of Zurich, 1982
  • Associate Professor in Corporate Finance & Banking, 1983
  • Full Professor in Corporate Finance & Banking, 1989
  • Managing Director Swiss Banking Institute, 1997

Research Interest

Corporate Finance, namely Capital Structure, Firm Valuation, Cost of Capital, Value Based Management, selected topics in Banking

Teaching

  • Corporate Finance I
  • Corporate Finance II
  • Corporate Taxes
  • Seminars in Corporate Finance

Other professional activities

  • President Kaderschule Zürich
  • Member Managerial Board of Executive MBA Program University of Zurich
  • Several Functions and Board Memberships in Swiss Companies