dr. C.D. (Caspar David) Peter

Caspar David Peter
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Member ERIM
Field: Finance & Accounting
Affiliated since 2015

Caspar David is an Associate Professor in Financial Accounting. He joined the Rotterdam School of Management after completing the PhD Program at WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management in 2015 and holds a Diploma (MSc equivalent) in Business and Economics from the Ruhr University Bochum. His research interest focus on economic consequences of transparency and combine the fields of financial accounting and economics.


  • Academic (5)
    • Ortiz, M., Peter, C. D., Urzúa I., F., & Volpin, P. F. (2023). Mandatory Financial Disclosure and M&A Activity. The Review of Financial Studies, 36(12), 4788-4823. https://doi.org/10.1093/rfs/hhad052

    • Heese, J., Pérez-Cavazos, G., & Peter, C. D. (2023). When Executives Pledge Integrity: The Effect of the Accountant’s Oath on Firms’ Financial Reporting. Accounting Review, 98(7), 261-288. Article 7. https://doi.org/10.2308/tar-2021-0600

    • Müller, M. A., Peter, C. D., & Urzúa I., F. (2023). Owner Exposure through Firm Disclosure. The Accounting Review, 98(6), 381-405. https://doi.org/10.2308/tar-2020-0270

    • Heese, J., Pérez-Cavazos, G., & Peter, C. D. (2021). When the local newspaper leaves town: The effects of local newspaper closures on corporate misconduct. Journal of Financial Economics, 145(2), 445-463. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jfineco.2021.08.015

    • Goncharov, I., & Peter, C. D. (2018). Does Reporting Transparency Affect Industry Coordination? Evidence from the Duration of International Cartels. The Accounting Review, 94(3), 149-175. https://doi.org/10.2308/accr-52201

  • Role: Daily Supervisor
  • Role: Member Doctoral Committee
  • PhD Candidate: Jeroen Koenraadt
  • Time frame: 2017 - 2022


Visiting address

Office: Mandeville Building T08-14
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam