Associate Professor of Financial Management

  Ph.D. in Finance, Goethe University Frankfurt
  M.Sc. in Quantitative Finance, Goethe University Frankfurt
  Diploma in Business Administration and Engineering, Darmstadt University

Prof. Christian Eufinger is an Associate Professor at IESE’s Financial Management Department. He teaches Banking, Corporate Finance, Valuation, and Operational Finance, in IESE’s MBA, Executive MBA, Global Executive MBA, and executive education programs. Prof. Eufinger’s research interests include the foundations of interbank markets, the interaction of banks’ capital structure and investment choices, the corporate governance of banks, banking regulation, and the channels through which banks exert an influence on the real economy.

Areas of interest

* Banking
* Corporate Finance
* Private Equity
* Valuation


Journal Articles (refereed)

EUFINGER, C., ACHARYA, V. V., CROSIGNANI, M., EISERT, T. (2023). Zombie credit and (dis-)inflation. Evidence from Europe. Journal of Finance. (Forthcoming)
ACHARYA, V. V., EISERT, T., EUFINGER, C., HIRSCH, C. (2019). Whatever It Takes: The Real Effects of Unconventional Monetary Policy. The Review of Financial Studies, 32 (9), 3366 - 3411. doi:10.1093/rfs/hhz005.
EISERT, T., EUFINGER, C. (2019). Interbank Networks and Backdoor Bailouts: Benefiting from other Banks' Government Guarantees. Management Science, 65 (8), 3449 - 3947. doi:10.1287/mnsc.2017.2968.
ACHARYA, V. V., EISERT, T., EUFINGER, C., HIRSCH, C. (2018). Real Effects of the Sovereign Debt Crisis in Europe: Evidence from Syndicated Loans. The Review of Financial Studies, 31 (8), 2855 - 2896. doi:10.1093/rfs/hhy045.
EUFINGER, C., GILL, A. (2017). Incentive-Based Capital Requirements. Management Science, 63 (12), 4101 - 4113. doi:10.1287/mnsc.2016.2549.

Working Papers

EUFINGER, C. (2013). Fatefully Interconnected: Hidden Links between Bank Capital and Asset Risk (WP-1224-E).
EUFINGER, C., RICHTER, B. (2013). VaR(ious) Leverage Cycles of Banks (WP-1225-E).

Articles in other publications

EUFINGER, C. (2018). ¿El 'crowdfunding' es una opción válida para tu negocio?. Financiación alternativa. IESE Insight (38), pp. 22 - 29.
EUFINGER, C. (2018). Could Crowdfunding Be Right for Your Business?. Alternative Financing. IESE Insight (38), pp. 22 - 29.

Book Chapters

ACHARYA, V. V., EISERT, T., EUFINGER, C., HIRSCH, C. (2018). Same Story, Different Place? Post-Crisis Recapitalization of Banks in Japan and Europe. In C. Mayer, S. Micossi, M. Onado, M. Pagano and A. Polo (Eds.), Finance and Investment: The European Case (pp. 137 - 148). Cape Town: Oxford University Press.


EUFINGER, C., MARTÍNEZ ABASCAL, E. (2022). WestWood Foods & Drinks GmbH (B). Additional Loan Requirement. IESE, F-982-E.
MARTÍNEZ ABASCAL, E., EUFINGER, C., SIMÕES, O. R. (2019). Amazon 2018. Estrategia de negocio y estrategia financiera. IESE, F-945.
SOLEY, J., EUFINGER, C., LINAGE JUAN DE, L. (2015). Banco Sabadell - TSB. IESE, F-913-E.