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I am Associate Professor at the Department of Management and Technology at Bocconi University. I got a PhD from Copenhagen Business School and a Master of Science in Economics from Bocconi University. I serve as Associate Editor of Management Science. Here you can find my full CV

My research is in the field of corporate governance and family firms. Furthermore, I am interested in the interactions between finance and innovation, and in the behavioral aspects of corporate decision-making. Here is the link to my Google Scholar page.



CEO education and corporate environmental footprint  (with Morten BennedsenBirthe Larsen and Philip Rosenbaum)
Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, forthcoming

The courage to choose: Primogeniture and leadership succession in family firms  (with Andrea Calabrò, Alessandro Minichilli and Marina Brogi)
Strategic Management Journal (2018), 39: 2014-2035

Local political uncertainty, family control and investment behavior  (with Alessandro Minichilli)
Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (2018), 53: 1781-1804

​​Corporate governance and green innovation  (with Morten Bennedsen)
Journal of Environmental Economics and Management (2016), 75: 54-72

​​​​Gender interactions within the family firm  (with Orsola Garofalo and Alessandro Minichilli)
Management Science (2014), 60: 1083-1097

The value of local political connections in a low-corruption environment  (with Morten Bennedsen)
Journal of Financial Economics (2013), 110: 387-402

​​​Credit supply and corporate innovation  (with Cedric Schneider and Alminas Zaldokas)
Journal of Financial Economics (2013), 109: 835-855




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