Luigi Zingales
Skip to content
Explore Our Coronavirus Coverage

Luigi Zingales

One Key Trait That Predicts How Much People Will Socially Distance

This new research could help policymakers deliver more effective COVID-safety messaging.

Researchers: John Barrios, Efraim Benmelech, Yael V Hochberg, Paola Sapienza and Luigi Zingales

November 4, 2020

Policy

Want to Work in Science? Men Have the Advantage

How gender discrimination affects hiring

Researchers: Ernesto Reuben, Paola Sapienza and Luigi Zingales

March 10, 2014

Careers

Corporate Culture—Not Lip Service—Counts

Establishing a bona fide “culture of integrity” can be costly for a corporation, but the economic returns are real

Researchers: Luigi Guiso, Paola Sapienza and Luigi Zingales

November 4, 2013

Braggarts Become Leaders

Women at a disadvantage when competing for leadership positions

Researchers: Ernesto Reuben, Pedro Rey-Biel, Paola Sapienza and Luigi Zingales

September 4, 2012

Politics & Elections

Cultures of Trust

The way countries view one another affects trade and investments.

Researchers: Luigi Guiso, Paola Sapienza and Luigi Zingales

November 2, 2011

Trusting the Stock Market

Impressions influence investors decisions

Researchers: Luigi Guiso, Paola Sapienza and Luigi Zingales

February 1, 2010

The Biochemistry of Financial Risk

Testosterone’s influence on financial decisions

Researchers: Paola Sapienza, Luigi Zingales and Dario Maestripieri

August 24, 2009

Finance & Accounting

Walking Away

Moral, social, and financial factors influence mortgage default decisions

Researchers: Luigi Guiso, Paola Sapienza and Luigi Zingales

Measuring Trust

Introducing the Financial Trust Index

Researchers: Paola Sapienza and Luigi Zingales

February 1, 2009

Women and Math, the Gender Gap Bridged

Social equality frees women to match men

Researchers: Luigi Guiso, Ferdinando Monte, Paola Sapienza and Luigi Zingales

June 1, 2008

Can geography affect your bank account?

The role of culture in economic decisions

Researchers: Luigi Guiso, Paola Sapienza and Luigi Zingales

April 20, 2007