In the Media

Researchers from the University of Mannheim are highly regarded interview partners for the national and international Media. This site provides an overview of newspaper articles, and radio and TV reports that have been published online, and is updated daily.

Why women and investing aren't a match in Germany.
So-called financial fluencers try to take away customers' fear of investing money. But how serious are their offers? Prof. Alexandra Niessen-Ruenzi answers this question in an article on DW.
Daughters inherit inventorship from parents – unless they have a younger brother
The news website Companies Digest reports on the result of a study by Professor Karin Hoisl.
Do humans think computers make fair decisions?
Several international media report on a study by Dr. Ruben Bach and Dr. Christoph Kern, according to which algorithms make more unfair decisions on their own than in cooperation with humans, because they approximate the latter's perception of fairness.
“ESG pay” for executives reduces companies’ carbon footprints
Prof. Stefan Reichelstein, Ph.D., explains in the online magazine “Business in the News” the results of his study, that shows that companies that include ESG metrics in their executive compensation schemes experience more tangible improvements in their CO2 emissions.
Swapping Prisoners for Humanitarian Reasons?
In his guest article for the Washington Post, Dr. Christoph Steinert analyzes why Russia and Ukraine agreed to exchange their prisoners of war.
How can the world get back on its feet?
In an article by the UK International Finance Magazine Harald Fadinger, Professor of Economics at the University of Mannheim, points out that vaccination is key for global economic recovery.
Newton’s “Principia” had a surprisingly wide audience
The historians Dr. Andrej Svorenčík, postdoctoral researcher at the University of Mannheim, and Professor Mordechai Feingold of the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) talk about their findings with the New York Times.
Central bankers seek new role in brave new world
Reuters quotes from a paper by economics professor Klaus Adam presented at the ECB's Monetary Policy Symposium.