Elena Carletti is Professor of Finance at Bocconi University. She is a member of the Advisory Scientific Committee of the European Systemic Risk Board, of the Scientific Committee of Confindustria, and of the Bank of Italy Scientific Committee for the Paolo Baffi Lecture series. Furthermore, she is the Scientific Director of the Florence School of Banking and Finance at the European University Institute.
She is also Research Fellow at CEPR, Fellow of the Finance Theory Group, Extramural fellow at TILEC, Fellow at the Center for Financial Studies, at CESifo, at IGIER and at the Wharton Financial Institutions Center.
Her main research areas are Financial Intermediation, Financial Crises and Regulation, Competition Policy, Corporate Governance, Sovereign Debt.