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  • EDUCATION Open or Close

    PH D, New York University, Economics, 2009.

    MS, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy, Economics, 2003.

    BA, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy, Economics, 2002.

  • CURRENT COURSESOpen or Close

    GSM FE722 F1 Financial Management

    GSM FE722 X1 Financial Management

    GSM FE722 X2 Financial Management

  • PUBLICATIONSOpen or Close


      Lyandres, E., & Palazzo, B. (2016). Cash Holdings, Competition, and Innovation. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 51(6), 1823-1861. Seattle.

      Clementi, G., & Palazzo, B. (2016). Entry, Exit, Firm Dynamics, and Aggregate Fluctuations. American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 8(3), 1-41. Pittsburgh.

      Palazzo, B. (2012). Cash holdings, risk, and expected returns. Journal of Financial Economics, 104(1), 162-185.


      Palazzo, B. Cash Flows Risk, Capital Structure, and Corporate Bond Yields.

      Begenau, J., & Palazzo, B. Firm Selection and Corporate Cash Holdings.

      Clementi, G., & Palazzo, B. Investment and the Cross-Section of Equity Returns.

      Clementi, G., & Palazzo, B. On The Calibration of Competitive Industry Dynamics Models.

      McLean, D., & Palazzo, B. Precautionary Finance: Evidence from the Timing and Size of Debt and Equity Issues.

      Clementi, G., Khan, A., Palazzo, B., & Thomas, J. Selection, Reallocation, and the Shape of Aggregate Fluctuations: A General Equilibrium Analysis.

      Palazzo, B., & Lin, X. Technology Adoption, External Financing Frictions, and the Cross Sectional Returns.