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.
Companies learning to innovate in recessions
Research Policy (2015), 44: 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 (2014), 51: 1153-1179
The value of local political connections in a low-corruption environment (with Morten Bennedsen)
Journal of Financial Economics (2013), 110: 387-402
How do managerial successions shape corporate financial policies in family firms? (with Alessandro Minichilli and Guido Corbetta)
Journal of Corporate Finance (2011), 17: 1016-1027
SELECTED WORKING PAPERS
Executive gender and tournament incentives (with Orsola Garofalo)