Visiting Assistant Professor from University of St. Gallen

During November 4 until December 20 (2013) we will have Assistant Professor

Philipp Sieger is Assistant Professor of Family Business at the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland). He earned his doctorate in 2011 at the University of St. Gallen. His research interests are family firms, entrepreneurship, and succession. He is project manager of the GUESSS project on students' entrepreneurial activities and actively involved in the STEP project on transgenerational entrepreneurship.

During his visit, he will give one CeFEO Research Seminar, November 18, entitled

Exploring the Family Discount: How institutional logics shape successors' discount expectations in intergenerational family firm ownership transfers.