Ekaterina Zatonova

 

 

Universität Mannheim
Fakultät für Betriebswirtschaftslehre
Lehrstuhl für Finanzierung
D - 68131 Mannheim

 

 

Kurzprofil

2005-2010Saint-Petersburg State University, Faculty of Economics, Russia
2009-2010Heidelberg University, Germany
since 2010Mannheim University, Graduate School of Economics and Social Sciences (GESS), Germany
since 2011Research Assistant at the Chair of Finance, Mannheim University, Germany

Forschungsinteressen

  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Econometrics

Arbeitspapiere

Marginal information content of dividend and earnings announcements

To meet or beat analysts’ dividend forecasts (joint with Erik Theissen)

Geography of dividends (joint with Markus Doumet)

Vorträge

2011-2013: HVB Doctoral Symposium, Financial Markets Research Seminar Mannheim University (twice)

2014-2016: French Finance Association Aix-en-Provence, GESS Research Day Mannheim University, Financial Markets Research Seminar Mannheim University (twice), Corporate Finance Research Seminar Mannheim University (twice), EFA New Orleans, FMA European Venice, EFMA Amsterdam, Finance Seminar University of Wuppertal

 

 

Teaching

Seminar "Corporate Governance" - HWS 2012 (in English) at University of Mannheim

Seminar "Ausschüttungspolitik und Kapitalstruktur" - HWS 2013 (in German) at University of Mannheim

Vorlesung "Business environment/Rahmenbedingungen unternehmerischen Handels" (in English and German) – HWS 2013, FSS 2014 at Karlshochschule International University

Vorlesung "International Economics" (in English) – FSS 2014 at Karlshochschule International University

Betreuung von Master- und Bachelorarbeiten

  • Do ownership structure and incentives design shape a corporate payout policy?
  • Corporate payout policy: theoretical rationale and comparative analysis of trends in the USA and a country of choice
  • Managementvergütung und Corporate Governance-Strukturen
  • Ownership and Performance
  • Veränderung des Aktienmarktes in den letzten Jahrzehnten und deren Einfluss auf die Marktqualität
  • Liquidity Dry-Up
  • Kursreaktionen US-amerikanischer Großunternehmen auf Dividendenankündigungen und unternehmensspezifische Charakteristika
  • The functioning of financial analysts and an analysis of regulation frameworks
  • Financial forecasting, analysts’ characteristics, and incentives
  • Demography, geography, and cultural aspects of the payout policy
  • Valuation effects of dividend and earnings announcements
  • Capital structure and dividend payouts irrelevance
  • Managers’ and investors’ reaction to analysts’ forecasts and recommendations