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Jacopo Ponticelli

Associate Professor of Finance

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Take 5: What Does It Take to Make a Small Business Work?

The challenges are big. So are the opportunities.

Researchers: Gregory Carpenter, Dean Karlan, Jacopo Ponticelli, Anna Tuchman and Nils Wernerfelt

December 21, 2023

Organizations

In a Warming U.S., Smaller Manufacturers Are Feeling the Heat

Smaller firms struggle in the face of temperature shocks, while larger ones are less affected—a trend that is driving industry consolidation.

Researchers: Jacopo Ponticelli, Qiping Xu and Stefan Zeume

November 1, 2023

Finance & Accounting

Take 5: Yikes! When Unintended Consequences Strike

Good intentions don’t always mean good results. Here’s why humility, and a lot of monitoring, are so important when making big changes.

Researchers: Sunil Chopra, Jacopo Ponticelli, Anna Tuchman, Erika Deserranno and Jörg L. Spenkuch

May 16, 2023

Policy

When Do People Protest and When Do They Just Grumble? History Offers Clues.

A tradition of anti-government uprisings can impact communities centuries later.

Researchers: Meng Miao and Jacopo Ponticelli

October 1, 2022

Politics & Elections

How Climate Disasters Ripple Through the Labor Market

Environmental crises are increasingly leading workers to migrate. What happens next?

Researchers: Albert Christoph, Paula Bustos and Jacopo Ponticelli

March 11, 2022

Policy

How an Advice Hotline Is Making Farmers in India More Productive

Previous efforts to provide farmers with guidance fell short. But this venture went further.

Researchers: Apoorv Gupta, Jacopo Ponticelli and Andrea Tesei

December 4, 2020

Finance & Accounting

Take 5: What Previous Recessions Can Teach Us about the Coronavirus Crisis

From stimulus strategies to how businesses will fare, research on past downturns can help inform our outlook today.

Researchers: Ravi Jagannathan, Filippo Mezzanotti, Sara Moreira, Jacopo Ponticelli and Scott R. Baker

March 24, 2020

Economics

China Weathered the Global Recession with an Aggressive Stimulus Package. But Did It Prop Up the Wrong Firms?

A cautionary tale about the unintended consequences of credit expansion.

Researchers: Lin William Cong, Haoyu Gao, Jacopo Ponticelli and Xiaoguang Yang

August 1, 2019

Economics

How a Genetically Modified Soybean Helped Modernize an Economy

As Brazil’s farms became more efficient, workers shifted to manufacturing.

Researchers: Paula Bustos, Bruno Caprettini, Jacopo Ponticelli and Gabriel Garber

June 4, 2018

Economics