Finance & Accounting


Research Profile & Focus

The Finance & Accounting Department coordinates research and teaching in the fields of auditing and business taxation, corporate finance, corporate governance, insurance economics, managerial accounting and risk management on HSBA's bachelor's and master's degree programmes.

The department is open for research cooperations with companies and other universities.


Research Areas

  • Renewable Energy / Alternative Assets
  • External accounting, in particular the transition from HGB to IFRS for SMEs
  • Financial analysis
  • Funding opportunities for SMEs
  • Health Economics 
  • Information Economics
  • International (Group) accounting and auditing standards (IFRS or ISA)
  • Investor Relations
  • Cost management
  • Risk analysis
  • Risk management
  • Risk-based audit
  • Company Valuation
  • Insurance Economics