Lehrstuhl für Controlling

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Auf den folgenden Seiten finden Sie Informationen und Neuigkeiten zu Lehrveranstaltungen, Forschung und zu den Mitarbeitern von Prof. Dr. Gunther Friedl.


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With the annual research award „Soziale Marktwirtschaft” the Roman Herzog Institution awards 35.000 € to junior scientists with focus on social market economy and future questions concering regulatory policies in the dissertation or habilitation. The research work should contains well-founded analysis in governance issues and be practice-oriented and feasible.  Possible are... [mehr]

Experience the everyday life of a consultant in a virtual speed dating session by Boston Consulting Group (BCG). In advance, you are able to determine the topics, sectors and practice groups you are interested in – BCG will ensure to meet your preferences. Afterward, during a quiet atmosphere, you will have the opportunity to ask all the things that usually only come up on the... [mehr]

Students of the TUM School of Management spent this summer semester time in developing innovative ideas for current transformation fields in the automotive industry. With strict hygiene restrictions and a safe distance in between, students had the opportunity to present their findings this July to a top-class jury consisting of BMW CEO Oliver Zipse and Dean Gunther Friedl, among... [mehr]

Have you ever wondered why “Stories” are so easy to remember? Do you want to learn how to get the attention of your counterpart and be convincing?  Apply for Oliver Wymans’s  interactive storytelling training until 18th august and get valuable tips and tricks to improve your storytelling technique. Get to know their unique corporate culture virtually and learn more about the... [mehr]

Come join EY-Parthenon Strategy Partners, Anna Grotberg and Derrick Betts as they present ‘The Future of Education and the Role of the Private Education Sector’ on 20th August. In this interactive session they will cover the changing landscape of the higher education sector, the impact of COVID-19, and the role of the private sector.  From now on you can register for the... [mehr]

People, media and technologies - that's Burda. On 30.07. from 10:30 - 11:30, Anna Wollschlager (recruiter) and Florian Festl, editor-in-chief at Focus Online, will give a virtual insight into the world of Burda. During the event the Burda and especially Focus Online will introduce themselves and explain how the think journalism 2020. Afterwards, the applicatin process is... [mehr]

Wirecard was considered a beacon of hope in Germany after the banks collapsed due to the financial crisis in 2008. Now the public prosecutor’s office is talking about fictitious transactions and falsified balance sheets. For Prof. Friedl state that it is somehow incomprehensible that auditors accepted the annual reports with no additional remark. It seems that state authorities... [mehr]

The Wirecard scandal is drawing even more attention. The charges have now been expanded and the term "commercial gang fraud" is now being used. In order to establish such a criminal system, several people must work together fraudulently so that such transactions remain undetected, says Prof. Friedl. For at least five years, balance sheets have been embellished, turnover... [mehr]

Bitcoin’s energy hunger has triggered a passionate debate in the academic literature as well as in the general public about the energy consumption of cryptocurrencies. Several scholars have suggested methodologies to estimate Bitcoin’s energy consumption, and yet, most studies have been focusing exclusively on Bitcoin and ignored that more than 500 further mineable coins and... [mehr]

The executive salaries of Dax bosses are falling - slightly, but for the second time in a row. The salary difference to normal employees remains enormous. Actually, former SAP boss Bill McDermott, with a salary of more than 15 million euros, would probably have been the number one top earner of the Dax bosses again. However, the American handed over his office in October 2019... [mehr]