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

Size, returns and performance persistence: Do private equity firms allocate capital according to individual skill?, 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

Index creation, benchmarking, and external finance, with Vidhan K. Goyal and Wenting Zhao
Revise & resubmit, Journal of Accounting Research
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

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

Investor personality and success in venture capital, with Reiner Braun, Silja Spreng and Andranik Tumasjan

Other Papers
Work in Progress

Index membership and environmental outcomes, with Vidhan Goyal, Daniel Schmidt, and Theresa Spickers

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

Director ethnicity and performance: Evidence from director deaths, with Thomas Schmid and Theresa Spickers

Cash or card? Cash payments and consumption, with Esad Smajlbegovic and Theresa Spickers

Finance conference ranking 2021, with Esad Smajlbegovic