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Luigi Zingales

Robert C. McCormack Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago

Luigi Zingales is the Robert C. McCormack Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business. He is also a faculty research fellow for the National Bureau of Economic Research, a research fellow for the Center for Economic Policy Research and a fellow for the European Governance Institute.

Mr. Zingales is the Lead Independent Director of Telecom Italia and Vice President of the American Finance Association. He is the co-author of Saving Capitalism from the Capitalists (Crown Business, 2003) and a contributing editor of City Journal. His latest book is A Capitalism for the People: Recapturing the Lost Genius of American Prosperity (Basic Books, 2012).

Articles by Luigi Zingales

Pope Silvio the Illicit: Nepotism, Berlusconi and the Catholic Church

How did Silvio Berlusconi's tenure as Italian prime minister resemble some of the more ruthless and business-savvy popes in history?

June 8, 2012

A 21st-Century Italian Immigrant to America

A hundred years after the peak of Italian immigration to the United States, are there still good reasons to immigrate?

June 7, 2012