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Dr René-Ojas Woltering

René-Ojas Woltering , PhD

Qualification(s)

PhD in Business Administation, University of Regensburg

Function

Assistant Professor

Teaching Location(s)

EHL Campus Lausanne
EHL Campus (Singapore)

Employment Type

Full-time

Courses and Modules Taught

CERTIFICATE IN FEASIBILITY ANALYSIS DEVELOPMENT AND NEGOTIATIONS (E-LEARNING)
• Feasibility Analysis, Development and Negotiations

CERTIFICATE IN VALUATION OF HOTEL INVESTMENTS (E-LEARNING)
• Valuation of Hotel Investments

EHL ADVANCED CERTIFICATE IN HOSPITALITY FINANCE LEADERSHIP
• Feasibility Analysis, Development and Negotiation (E-Learning)

Teaching Subject(s)

Hospitality Real Estate Finance & Investments
Real Estate Finance

Area(s) of Expertise

Hotel valuation
Investment strategies
Mutual funds
Real estate investment vehicles
Real estate indices

Short Bio

René-Ojas Woltering, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Real Estate Finance at EHL. He holds a doctoral degree in Business Administration from the University of Regensburg. His research interests include real estate investment vehicles, investment strategies, and issues relevant to the hospitality industry.


His publications have appeared in scholarly journals such as the Journal of Banking and Finance, Real Estate Economics, and the Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics. Dr. Woltering has gained valuable experience in the real asset management, investment management, and consulting industry. He is also awardee of several finance & investment competitions.

Publications in Peer-Reviewed Journals

Weis, C., Sebastian, S., & Woltering, R.-O. (2021). Which stocks are driven by which interest rates? Evidence from listed real estate. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/09599916.2021.1903531

Zhu, B., & Woltering, R.-O. (2021). Is fund performance driven by flows into connected funds? Spillover effects in the mutual fund industry. Journal of Economics and Finance. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12197-021-09539-7

Zhu, B., & Woltering, R.-O. (2021). Is fund performance driven by flows into connected funds? Spillover effects in the mutual fund industry. Journal of Economics and Finance. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12197-021-09539-7

Schnejdar, S., Heinrich, M., Woltering, R.-O., & Steffen, S. (2020). The Discount to NAV of Distressed Open-End Real Estate Funds. The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, 61, 80-114. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11146-018-9694-8

Schiller, A., Woltering, R.-O., & Sebastian, S. (2020). Is the flow-performance relationship really convex? – The impact of data treatment and model specification. Journal of Economics and Finance, 44, 300-320. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12197-019-09489-1

Woltering, R.-O., Weis, C., Schindler, F., & Sebastian, S. (2018). Capturing the Value Premium - Global Evidence from a Fair Value-Based Investment Strategy. Journal of Banking & Finance, 86, 53-69. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbankfin.2017.06.009

Downs, D.H., Sebastian, S., & Woltering, R.-O. (2017). Real Estate Fund Openings and Cannibalization. Real Estate Economics, 45(4), 791-828. https://doi.org/10.1111/1540-6229.12144

Downs, D.H., Sebastian, S., Weistroffer, C., & Woltering, R.-O. (2016). Real Estate Fund Flows and the Flow-Performance Relationship. The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, 52(4), 347-382. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11146-015-9539-7

Funded Research Projects

Woltering R.-O., Project: Price Transparency in the European Hotel Industry, Date: 01.09.2019 to 28.02.2021, External Fundraising: HES-SO.

Awards

Rising Star Teaching Award (2019)