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Christian Pietsch joined RSM’s Department of Accounting & Control as an Assistant Professor in September 2018. He holds a PhD from the University of Luxembourg. Prior to joining RSM, Christian has been an Assistant Professor at Saint Mary’s University and a visiting scholar at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. His research interests center on auditors’ and investors’ judgment and decision making processes. He has published in Behavioral Research in Accounting.


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  • Pietsch, C., & Messier, WFJ. (2017). The Effects of Time Pressure on Belief Revision in Accounting: A Review of Relevant Literature within a Pressure-Arousal-Effort-Performance Framework. Behavioral Research in Accounting, 29(2), 51-71.


Reporting, Analysis and Valuation

  • Study year: 2023/2024, 2022/2023, 2021/2022, 2020/2021, 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BM04AFM
  • Level: ERIM, Exchange, IM/CEMS, Master

Past courses

Assurance Services

  • Study year: 2022/2023, 2021/2022, 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMME005
  • Level: Master, Master, Master, Master

Financial analysis & valuation

  • Study year: 2020/2021, 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BM05FI
  • ECTS: 5 Level: Master

Accounting Analytics

  • Study year: 2019/2020
  • Code: BMME001
  • ECTS: 6 Level: Master, Master, Master, Master