I am Assistant 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. Here you can find my full CV.
My research interests are 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.
Social capital and family control. Explorations in Economic History, forthcoming.
Corporate governance and green innovation (with Morten Bennedsen). Journal of Environmental Economics and Management (2016): 54-72.
Companies learning to innovate in recessions. Research Policy 44 (2015): 1574-1583.
CEO succession mechanisms, organizational context, and performance: a socio-emotional wealth perspective on family-controlled firms (with Alessandro Minichilli, Guido Corbetta and Mattias Nordqvist). Journal of Management Studies 51 (2014): 1153-1179.
The value of local political connections in a low-corruption environment (with Morten Bennedsen). Journal of Financial Economics 110 (2013): 387-402.
Selected working papers
Executive gender and tournament incentives (with Orsola Garofalo).