Don't Let the Law Hamper the Dialogue between Board and Shareholders

Don't Let the Law Hamper the Dialogue between Board and Shareholders

by Fabio Todesco

Private meetings with board members have proved to be an effective way to perform institutional investors' stewardship function both in the US and in the EU. We should overcome the risk of disclosing price sensitive information without raising compliance costs, Giovanni Strampelli argues in a new paper  

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The Longer You Are Broke, the More You Learn Self Control

The Longer You Are Broke, the More You Learn Self Control

by Claudio Todesco

A study by Gulen Sarial Abi casts doubt on previous research on consumers faced with financial restrictions

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Different Products with Common Features: Sales Techniques and Consumer Decisions

Different Products with Common Features: Sales Techniques and Consumer Decisions

by Claudio Todesco

An expensive PC or a cheaper one, for example, can be sold better by emphasizing or not mentioning certain common attributes, as shown in a study by Ioannis Evangelidis

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Want to Make Money with Stocks? Never Ever Listen to Analysts

Want to Make Money with Stocks? Never Ever Listen to Analysts

by Fabio Todesco

Research by Nicola Gennaioli and colleagues shows that investing in the stocks least favored by analysts yields five times more than buying the most recommended. Here's why

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A CEO in Congress Is Valuable to the Company

A CEO in Congress Is Valuable to the Company

by Viktar Fedaseyeu

Not just Trump. A study shows that the number of managers who hold political positions in the US has doubled, and the beneficiaries are mainly the companies from which they come

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The Glass Ceiling According to Economists

The Glass Ceiling According to Economists

by Fabio Todesco

Paola Sapienza of Kellogg School of Management will be the keynote speaker at the prize giving ceremony for the papers that have won the UWIN Unicredit and Universities Best Paper in Gender Economics

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Italian Small Family Businesses Grow, Finally Opening up to External Managers

Italian Small Family Businesses Grow, Finally Opening up to External Managers

by Fabio Todesco

In its ninth edition, the AUB Observatory, presented today at Palazzo Mezzanotte, highlights the inclusion of non family leaders even in smaller businesses, a change that will bear fruit in the coming years

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OASI Report: the Achilles Heel of the Italian Healthcare System is Care for the Dependents

OASI Report: the Achilles Heel of the Italian Healthcare System is Care for the Dependents

by Fabio Todesco

Beds cover less than 10% of needs and home visits amount on average to 17 hours per patient per year. Staff expenditure is suffering, with consequent aging of healthcare professionals. A warning about the NorthSouth gap in population health

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Nobel Ideas to Study Financial Law
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Nobel Ideas to Study Financial Law

by Claudio Todesco

In a forthcoming book, Filippo Annunziata applies behavioral finance theories to the analysis of European regulation on market abuse

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News

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  • Bocconi and Gucci to Establish a Gucci Research Lab

    The evolving organization in the 21st century will be the research topic of the Lab, which will be announced at the Opening Ceremony of the Academic Year  

  • An Era of Sharing Is also Coming for Innovation

    At the The Sharing Economy of Innovation conference, Monday at 5 p. m. in the Aula Magna Roentgen, the views of academia, policy makers and companies will be presented. Among the speakers Ilaria Capua and Diego Piacentini  

  • The Collection of Electronic Equipment Will Generate 15,000 Jobs in Ten Years

    On the eve of major changes in WEEE collection, a study by IEFE Bocconi for Remedia estimates the economic impact up to 2030  

  • A Catalyst for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage

    The Global Consortium for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage held its first meeting at Bocconi  

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  • Modelling demographic changes and infectious diseases transmission: why do we care and what have we learnt?
    Sabbatical seminar

    Alessia Melegaro - Università Bocconi

    Meeting room 3.b3.sr01 - Via Roentgen, 1

  • Optimal Discovery and Influence Through Selective Sampling

    Arjada Bardhi (Northwestern University)

    Meeting room 5.e4.sro4 - Via Roentgen, 1

  • When is the Crowd Wise?

    Rann Smorodinsky (Israel Institute of Technology)

    Meeting room 3.e4.sr03 ' Via Roentgen, 1

  • Persuasion for the Long Run

    James Best (University of Oxford)

    Meeting room 5.e4.sro4 - Via Roentgen, 1