Lukas Benz M.Sc.

Wiss. Mitarbeiter
Prof. Dr. Marco Wilkens: Finanz- und Bankwirtschaft
Telefon: +49 821 598 - 4118
Fax: +49 821 598 - 4223
Raum: 2202 (J)
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Adresse: Universitätsstraße 16, 86159 Augsburg


Research area

Performance Analysis


Short biography

  • August 2018 - September 2018: Visiting researcher, Business School, Macquarie University, Sydney
  • Since 2016: Research associate and doctoral candidate, Chair of Finance and Banking, University of Augsburg
  • 2016: Master of Science in Business Administration, University of Augsburg, Thesis: "Mutual Funds Use and Regulation of Derivatives – An Empirical Analysis"
  • 2014-2016: Studies of Business Administration, University of Augsburg; Majors: Finance, Banking and Statistics
  • 2014: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University of Augsburg, Thesis: " Performance of Bond Funds - An Empirical Analysis"
  • 2012-2014: Studies of Business Administration, University of Augsburg, Majors: Finance and Banking
  • 2011-2012: Studies of Mathematical Finance

Working Papers

  • Ownership Comes with Responsibility – the Impact of Ownership Characteristics on CSR
    Working Paper, 2020 (with Stefan Paulus, Martin Rohleder und Marco Wilkens)
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Lukas Benz
2020 | 2019


Lukas Benz, Andrea Jacob, Stefan Paulus and Marco Wilkens
Herds on green meadows: the decarbonization of institutional portfolios

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Lukas Benz, Stefan Paulus, Julia Scherer, Janik Syryca and Stefan Trück
Investors' carbon risk exposure and their potential for shareholder engagement

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Lukas Benz, Martin Rohleder, Janik Syryca and Marco Wilkens
Shedding light on the exposure of mutual funds: which investments drive mutual fund characteristics?

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Conference invitations

  • 2019: Southern Finance Association Annual Meeting 2019, Orlando, November 20-23, 2019, CREDIT 2019 Conference Assessing and Managing Climate Change Risk: Opportunities for Financial Institutions, Venice, Italy, September 26-27.