Marina Niessner

Assistant Professor of Finance

Professor Niessner’s areas of research are corporate finance, behavioral finance, corporate governance, and financial reporting. In her research on financial reporting she shows that managers strategically disclose material information to benefit their insider trading. Her current research focuses on effects of product market advertising on financial markets. Dr. Niessner received her BA and PhD in Economics from the University of Chicago.


  • PhD, University of Chicago, 2013
  • MA, University of Chicago, 2009
  • BA, University of Chicago, 2005


Selected Working Papers

T. J. Moskowitz, M. Niessner, and L.H. Pedersen


Top Finance Graduate Award