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Hannes F. Wagner
Associate Professor of Finance
Bocconi University
Department of Finance
Milan, Italy


(Wondering how to pronounce my first name?)

Recent Updates:

May 2018 Best Unpublished Research Honorable Mention Award, Family Firm Institute, London
May 2018 Faculty Executive Producer: 2018 TEDx Bocconi
Mar 2018 Appointment as ECGI Research Member
Mar 2018 Innovation in Teaching Award Undergraduate School, Bocconi
Jan 2018 Accepted at Journal of Financial Economics: "Do Institutional Investors Drive Corporate Social Responsibility? International Evidence, with Alexander Dyck, Karl Lins, Lukas Roth
Jan 2018 Accepted at Journal of Corporate Finance: "Do Qualifications Matter? New Evidence on Board Functions and Director Compensation", with Viktar Fedaseyeu, Jim Linck
Nov 2017 Conference Organizer: Institutional Investor Activism and Engagement, @ Bar-Ilan University and Hebrew University
Jun 2017 Investment for Impact Research Prize, Center for Responsible Business, Berkeley-Haas (Runner-up)
Dec 2016 Accepted at Review of Financial Studies: “The Returns to Hedge Fund Activism: An International Study”, with Marco Becht, Julian Franks, Jeremy Grant
May 2016 “The Value of Offshore Secrets – Evidence form the Panama Papers”, with James O’Donovan and Stefan Zeume featured in Harvard Business Review, Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation, Sueddeutsche Zeitung, Les Echos, Le Parisien, Sole24Ore,, the Cayman Financial Review (!) and dozens of online outlets

Last change 11/06/2018