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Daniel Rettl

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Finance
B328 Amos Hall


  • PhD, Finance, Vienna University of Economics and Business, 2012
  • MA, Finance, University of Mannheim, 2007

Research Interests

  • Empirical corporate finance
  • Corporate finance and employee compensation


Journal Articles

Awards, Honors, and Recognition

  • Jensen Prize (second place) in the Category Corporate Finance and Organizations, Journal of Financial Economics, 2014
  • Research Excellence Award, Humboldt University Berlin, 2014
  • Best Paper Award, Financial Management Association International, 2012

Prior Professional Positions

  • Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Austin, 2016-2017
  • Post-doctoral Fellow, Humboldt University Berlin, 2014-2016
  • Visiting Professor, Vanderbilt University, 2016