Institute of Management, Accounting & Finance

The Institute of Management, Accounting & Finance (IMAF) concentrates on sustainable management & control, (non) financial reporting, corporate finance and corporate taxation in research, teaching and practice.

Chairs

Chair for Business Administration, esp. Accounting, Auditing & Corporate Governance
Prof. Dr. Patrick Velte

Chair for Business Administration, esp. Corporate Finance
N.N.

Chair for Business Administration, esp. Managerial Accounting
Prof. Dr. Rainer Lueg

Chair for Business Administration, esp. Accounting
Prof. Dr. Dörte Mody

Chair for Accounting, Audit & Tax
Prof. Dr. Christel Stix

Research

The main research topics of the institute represent:

  • Chair for Business Administration, esp. Accounting, Auditing & Corporate Governance (Prof. Dr. Patrick Velte): Financial accounting (Goodwill, Fair Value & Earnings Management), Non financial reporting (Integrated & Sustainability Reporting, Sustainable Investors), Tax accounting (tax avoidance), External audit (audit quality regulation, sustainability assurance), Sustainable Corporate Governance (business case for sustainability, Board Composition, Compensation & Say on Pay)
  • Chair for Business Administration, esp. Corporate Finance (N.N.): N.N.
  • Chair for Business Administration, esp. Managerial Accounting (Prof. Dr. Rainer Lueg): Sustainability Management & Control, Strategy Implementation and Strategic Performance Measurement Systems, Diffusion and adoption of management innovations, role of top management teams and external consultants, customer profitability analyis
  • Chair for Business Administration, esp. Accounting (Prof. Dr. Dörte Mody): Internationale Rechnungslegung, Internationales Steuerrecht, Betriebliche Steuerlehre
  • Chair for Business Administration, esp. Accounting, Audit & Tax (Prof. Dr. Christel Stix): Nationale Rechnungslegung, Jahresabschlussanalyse, Wirtschaftsprüfung

Näheres zu den aktuellen und abgeschlossenen Projekten finden Sie in der Forschungsdatenbank und auf den Personenseiten.