Assistant Professor of Finance

WU Vienna University of Economics and Business
Department of  Finance, Accounting and Statistics
Welthandelsplatz 1, D4, A-1020 Wien
Tel: + 43 1 313 36 - 5071

Maria Chaderina is an Assistant Professor of Finance in WU Vienna University of Economics and Business since August 2013. 

Professor Chaderina's research interests are in the area of corporate finance and financial frictions. Her current research focuses on the issue of liquidity, as related to the problem of fire-sales of financial assets, investment policy by mutual funds, dynamic use of maturities and leverage adjustments by firms, as well as a discretionary use of covenants in credit lines by banks.   Her work on the heterogeneous expertise of traders on Wall Street and exaggeration of volatility it generates was published in the Review of Asset Pricing Studies. 

Chaderina earned a PhD in Finance from the Tepper Business School at the Carnegie Mellon University. She also holds a BSc degree in Economics (first class honours) from the University of London. 

Recent Professional Activities:
  • Coordinator of VGSF seminar series 2015-2018.
  • Co-chair of EWFS 2017 conference.
  • Discussions: 2018 - EWFS, 2017 -EFA, FMA; 2016 - Sonoran ASU, FIRS, EFA.
  • Committee Member: 2017 -WFA, FMA,  2018  - EWFS, WFA, EFA.
  • Recruiting committee member (2015-2018).
  • Presentations: 
      • 2019 - AFA.
      • 2018 - HEC Lausanne BB, FIRS, ESSFM/Gerzensee. 
      • 2017 - ESSFM/Gerzensee, CMU BB, FTG Summer School, BI Oslo BB, ICEF Finance. 
      • 2016 - FDIC/JFSR Banking Conference, ESSFM/Gerzensee.