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Elena Carletti is Professor of Finance at Bocconi University. Before that she was Professor of Economics at the European University Institute, where she held a joint chair in the Economics Department and the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies. 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.

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.

Her main research areas are Financial Intermediation, Financial Crises and Regulation, Competition Policy, and Corporate Governance. She has published numerous articles in leading academic journals, and has coedited various books.

She participates regularly in policy debates and roundtables at central banks and international organizations and has also organized numerous academic and policy-oriented events.

She has worked as consultant for the OECD and the World Bank, and she has served in the review panel of the Irish Central Bank and of the Riskbank. She has also been a board member of the Financial Intermediation Research Society and a review panel member for the creation of Financial Market Centres in Stockholm.

Last change 23/09/2015