Professore ordinario di Economia degli Intermediari Finanziari. Ph.D. in Management (2005, Università Bocconi). Visiting Assistant Professor presso il Federal Reserve Board di Washington, DC (2007) e la Federal Reserve Bank di San Francisco (2010, 2011). Visiting Scholar presso la University of Florida (2004).
Aree di ricerca
Governance e regolamentazione delle banche. Investment banking.
“The impact of government ownership on bank risk”, (2013), con G. Nocera e A. Sironi, Journal of Financial Intermediation
"Do investors care about credit ratings? An analysis through the cycle", (2013), con G. Nocera e A. Sironi, Journal of Financial Stability
“The cross-section of mutual fund fee dispersion”, con M. Navone, (2012), Journal of Banking and Finance
“Market discipline in the banking industry. Evidence from spread dispersion”, (2011), European Journal of Finance
“The banking relationship’s role in the choice of target’s advisor in mergers and acquisitions”, (2010), con G. Forte e M. Navone, European Financial Management
“Which factors affect bond underwriter fees? The role of banking relationships”, (2008), con M. Navone, European Financial Management
“Ownership structure, risk and performance in the European banking industry”, (2007), con G. Nocera e A. Sironi, Journal of Banking and Finance
“Testing for opaqueness in the European banking industry: evidence from bond credit ratings”, (2006), Journal of Financial Services Research