Jochen Bigus

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Jochen
Bigus
Financial Accounting and Corporate Finance, Private Firms’ Accounting, Auditor Liability, Corporate Accountability
Affiliation: 
Freie Universität Berlin
CV & Detailed Research Interests: 
Ph.D. 1998 in Corporate Finance, Fernuniversität Hagen, Postdoc/Assistant Professor, Law & Economics at University of Hamburg (1998-2003), Visiting Scholar, Law &Economics, University of California, Berkeley (2000-01), Professor of Financial Accounting at University of Osnabrück (2003-07) and University of Berne (2007-11), Professor of Managerial Accounting at Freie Universität Berlin (since 2011), Visiting Professor at Universities in Berne, Bozen, ESMT Berlin, Fribourg, Mumbai, Pamplona. Research funding from DAAD, European Parliament, Swiss Science Foundation, German Science Foundation, Fritz Thyssen Foundation. Research interests: Private firms’ disclosure, debt contracting & financial reporting quality (FRQ), legal form & FRQ, cost of debt & FRQ, auditor liability