Luigi Zingales

Robert C. McCormack Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance, University of Chicago and CEPR Research Fellow

Luigi Zingales is the Robert C. McCormack Distinguished Service Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He is also the director of the Stigler Center at the University of Chicago and the founding director of the Center for Economic Analysis of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. His research interests span from corporate governance to financial development, from political economy to the economic effects of culture. He has published extensively in the major economics and financial journals. According to SSRN is the 10th most cited author in social sciences. In 2003 he co-wrote with Raghu Rajan Saving Capitalism from the Capitalists, which has been acclaimed as "one of the most powerful defenses of the free market ever written." In 2012 he wrote A Capitalism for the People, which the Telegraph described as a "brilliant and important new book.”  In 2004, Zingales received the Bernacer Prize for the best European young financial economist.

CEPR Policy Research

Events

  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey