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Jana Fidrmuc

Associate Professor
Academic Director of MSc Finance and MSc Finance and Economics
MSc (Bratislava), MSc (Tilburg), PhD (Tilburg)

Research Interests

Corporate Governance
Corporate Finance
Ownership Structure
Restructuring in Transition

Office Hours

Monday 9.00am - 11.00am


Post - doctoral research fellow at Rotterdam School of Management,
Erasmus University Rotterdam (2003 - 2005)


MSc Finance - Foundations of Corporate Finance
                      Corporate Governance

Selected publications

1. “Culture, agency costs and dividends,” with Marcus Jacob, Journal of Comparative Economics 38 (3),  2010, 321-339.

2. “Channels of Restructuring in Privatized Czech Companies", Economics of Transition 15 (2), 2007, 309-339.

3. “Fire the Manager to Improve Performance? Managerial Turnover and Incentives after Privatization in the Czech Republic,” with Jan Fidrmuc, Economics of Transition 15 (3), 2007, 505-533.

4. “Insider Trading, News Releases and Ownership Concentration,” with Marc Goergen and Luc Renneboog, Journal of Finance 61 (6), 2006, 2931-2973.

5. “Can You Teach Old Dogs New Tricks? On Complementarity of Human Capital and Incentives,” with Jan Fidrmuc, Journal of International Money and Finance 25 (3), 2006, 445-458.

6. “The Information Content of Magazine Advertising in Market and Transition Economies”, with Erica van Herpen, Rik Pieters, and Peter Roosenboom, Journal of Consumer Policy 23 , 2000, 257-283.

Curriculum Vitae


Jana Fidrmuc
Room B2.20
Finance Group
Warwick Business School
University of Warwick

T: + 44 (0) 24 765 22210
F: + 44 (0) 24 765 23779