Daniel Urban


Assistant Professor of Finance
Department of Business Economics
Erasmus School of Economics
Erasmus University Rotterdam

Room E2-47, P.O. Box 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam (NL)

+31 10 408 2923
urban [at] ese.eur.nl


Working Papers

Does board size matter?, with Dirk Jenter and Thomas Schmid
FIRS 2020, AFA 2019, European Summer Symposium in Financial Markets (ESSFM) 2018, 2018 SFS Cavalcade North America, 2018 CEPR Symposium

Whom to follow: Individual manager performance and persistence in private equity investments, with Reiner Braun, Nils Dorau and Tim Jenkinson
19th Cologne Colloquium on Financial Markets, 2019 FMA, Paris December 2019 Finance Meeting, 2018 Private Equity Research Symposium

The economic consequences of a "glass-ceiling": Women on corporate boards and firm value, with Thomas Schmid
Reject & resubmit, Management Science
AFA 2016, FIRS 2016, SGF 2016, VHB 2016, Paris December Meeting 2015
VHB Annual Meeting 2016, Best Practice Paper Award

Index creation, information, and external finance, with Vidhan K. Goyal and Wenting Zhao
AFA 2021, FIRS 2017, China International Conference in Finance 2017, FMA 2017, SGF 2017, FMA Europe 2017, Asian Finance Association Annual Meeting 2017
FMA 2017 and FMA Europe 2017, semi-finalist best paper award

Other Papers
Work in Progress

Long-run effects of exogenous executive retirements, with Dirk Jenter and Thomas Schmid

Does new ownership need new leadership? Performance implications of CEO turnover in private equity investments, with Reiner Braun and Nils Dorau

Corporate restructuring and creditor power: Evidence from European insolvency law reforms, with Frédéric Closset, Christoph Großman and Christoph Kaserer

Employee networks and performance, with Guido Friebel, Jerome Geyer-Klingeberg and Stephen Hansen