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Thomas Simon

Year: 2019

Center: Business

Supervisor: Dirk Simons

Thomas comes from a small German town in the Eifel very close to the Belgian border. He passed his Bachelor’s studies in Business Administration at the University of Mannheim with distinction. During his undergraduate studies, Thomas has spent one semester abroad at Bentley University in Boston (USA). Subsequently, he received his Master’s degree in Management with a focus on Accounting from the University of Mannheim in 2019. In addition, Thomas has gained practical experience in accounting and auditing through two internships with KPMG and PwC including a work experience abroad for half a year in Washington, D.C (USA). Throughout his studies in Mannheim, Thomas has acquired valuable teaching and research skills as student research assistant.

Research interests:

  • Voluntary and mandatory disclosure
  • Disclosure bias and behavioral influences
  • Commitment to disclosure


Thomas Simon, M.Sc.

Thomas Simon, M.Sc.

Research Assistant
University of Mannheim
Schloss Ostflügel – Room O 241
Consultation hour(s):
by appointment