Mgr. Diana Žigraiová

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Position: Junior Researcher
Field of interest: Corporate Finance and Governance, Financial Institutions and Services, Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics, Wage, Compensation and Labour Costs
Membership: Center for Doctoral Studies, Finance and Capital Markets, Internal, PhD Candidates

Contact

Office:
Email: diana [DOT] zigraiova [AT] yahoo [DOT] com
Phone:
Personal web pages: https://ideas.repec.org/e/pzi117.html
Available: by appointment

More information

Assistant

JEM034 - Corporate Finance

PhD study

Tutor: doc. PhDr. Ing. Ing. Petr Jakubík Ph.D. Ph.D.

Studying from: 2013
PhDr examination:
Final exam: 09/2015
Dissertation Proposal defence:
Dissertation defence:

Current work:
The Impact of Low Interest Rate Environment on the European Insurance Sector (with Petr Jakubík)
Finance and Labour During the Crisis and Recovery: Evidence from Czech Firm-level Data (with J. Babecký, K. Galuščák)
Jobless Recovery in EU25 Countries (with S. Iordache, O. Krasnopjorovs, M. Militaru, L. Pandioniu, P. Tóth)

Dissertation topic:
Three Essays on Finance and Financial Stability

Disertation abstract:

Optional courses:
SS 2016: Quantitative Methods II
WS 2015: Quantitative Methods I
SS 2015: Quantitative Methods II
WS 2014: Quantitative Methods I
SS 2014: Quantitative Methods II
WS 2013: Quantitative Methods I

CV

Organisation Memberships

Wage Dynamics Network (WDN), Macro-prudential Research Network (MaRS) (formerly)

Education

2013+ PhD, IES FSV UK
2010-2013: Master's, Finance, Financial Markets and Banking, IES FSV UK
2011-2012: Erasmus programme, Université de Fribourg, Switzerland
2007-2010: Bachelor's, Economic Theories, IES FSV UK

Job history

9/2016+ Visiting Student Researcher, University of California Berkeley, Haas School of Business
6/2016: Visiting Researcher, European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA), Frankfurt, Germany
10/2014+ Member of the Center for Doctoral Studies, IES FSV UK
9/2013-8/2016: Junior Economic Analyst, Economic Research Department, Czech National Bank
2012-2013: Business Migration Analyst, Raiffeisenbank CZ

Extra activities

Journal Refereeing: Open Economies Review, Eastern European Economics, Bank of Lithuania WP Series, International Journal of Economic Sciences, Economic Change and Restructuring, Expert Systems with Applications, Contemporary Economic Policy

Conference Organization: Co-organizer of Meta-Analysis in Economic Research Network (MAER-Net) 2015 Prague Colloquium (September 10 – 12, 2015)

Awards and prizes

2016: Czech National Bank Economic Research Award
2013: M.A. with distinction from the Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences for an excellent state-final examination performance

Topics for supervision

Bachelor theses

Topics from areas of financial stability, financial regulation and supervision

Master theses

Topics from areas of financial stability, financial regulation and supervision

Downloadable

Evaluation_2013/2014
Evaluation_2014/2015
Evaluation_2015/2016_Update_2016/2017
ISP
ISP_Update_2014/2015
ISP_Update_2015/2016

Partners

ČSOB
Deloitte
McKinsey & Company

Sponsors

CRIF
EY