Dr. Stefano Bonini

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
School: School of Business
Building: Babbio Center
Room: 425
Phone: 201 216 3528
Email: sbonini@stevens.edu
Website
Education
  • Ph.D. Business Economics, concentration in Finance, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy, 2001
  • Master of Science in Business Administration and Management, Bocconi University, Milan, 1998
  • Bachelor degree in business administration, Major: Finance, Bocconi University, 1995
Research
  • Corporate Finance,
  • Venture Capital and Private Equity,
  • Financial Economics,
  • Behavioral Finance,
  • Theory of Finance
Experience
  • New York University, Stern School of Business, Visiting Associate Professor of Finance: 2009;2012-2013
  • Bocconi University, Department of Finance, Assistant Professor, 2005-2014
  • Fudan University (Shanghai, PRC) Adjunct Professor, 2006-2011
  • Visiting Fellow, Harvard University/MIT, Department of Economics, Cambridge, MA 1999
Professional Service

Journal of Business Venturing; Journal of Banking and Finance; Journal of Empirical Finance; The Review of Finance; Corporate Governance: an International Review; European Accounting Review; European Financial Management; Financial Markets and Portfolio Management; Journal of Applied Statistics; Small Business Economics; Journal of Business, Finance and Accounting; AXA doctoral funds member of the Board of Reviewers.

Honors & Awards

SDA Bocconi School of management Research Grant 2008 Italian Government Fund for University Research (MIUR) II/2006 SDA Bocconi School of Management Research Grant and Università degli studi del Piemonte Orientale “A. Avogadro” Research Fund 2006. Italian Government Fund for University Research (MIUR) I/2005 Italian Government Fund for University Research (MIUR) II/2004 SDA Bocconi School of Management Research Grant 2004

Professional Societies

American Finance Association, Financial Management Association, European Finance Association

Grants, Contracts & Funds

SDA Bocconi School of management Research Grant 2008, Italian Government Fund for University Research (MIUR) II/2006, SDA Bocconi School of Management Research Grant and Università degli studi del Piemonte Orientale “A. Avogadro” Research Fund 2006.

Selected Publications
Journals
  1. Stefano Bonini, forthcoming. ""Secondary Buyouts: operating performance and investment determinants"", Financial Management.
  2. Stefano Bonini, S. Alkan. (2012). "The effects of Venture Capitalists on the Governance of firms", Corporate Governance: an International Review.
  3. Stefano Bonini, D. Boraschi. (2011). "Corporate Scandals and Capital Structure", Journal of Business Ethics, FT 45 journal.
  4. Stefano Bonini with S. Alkan. (2011). ""The Macro and Political Determinants of Venture Capital Investments around the World"", Small Business Economics.
  5. Stefano Bonini with O. Voloshyna. (2011). ""A, B or C? Experimental tests of IPO mechanisms"", European Financial Management.
  6. Stefano Bonini with R. Bianchini, A. Salvi, L. Zanetti. (2010). ""Target price accuracy in equity research"", Journal of Business Finance and Accounting.
Book Chapters
  1. Stefano Bonini, forthcoming. "Institutional investors and corporate governance", Handbook of Research on Entrepreneurship and Corporate Governance, Edward Elgar Press.
  2. Stefano Bonini with D. Boraschi. (2012). "The causes and financial consequences of corporate frauds", Entrepreneurship, Finance, Governance and Ethics, R. Cressy, D. J. Cumming, C. Mallin,, Springer Press .
  3. Stefano Bonini. (2011). " "The development of Venture Capital"", Handbook of Venture Capital and Private Equity, Oxford University Press.
Conference Proceedings
  1. Stefano Bonini. (2014). Argentum Private Equity Symposium, Bergen; Schulich School of Business (Faculty seminar); NBER Summer Institute, Cambridge, MA; FMA Tokyo; MFS Annual Conference Prague; Applied Finance Conference New York.
  2. Stefano Bonini,. (2013). NBER Summer Institute, Cambridge, MA; NYU-Salomon center invited presentation, New York, NY; Giessen University Conference on Communication in Capital Markets, Keynote Speaker; FMA Chicago; FMA Europe, Luxembourg; European Accounting Association Conference, Paris, Luxembourg School of Finance invited seminar.
  3. Stefano Bonini. (2012). Argentum Private equity Symposium, Bergen; Invited Department Seminar SUNY at Buffalo; Invited speaker Bloomberg conference on the financial Crisis, Zagreb School of Economics, EFMA 2012, Barcelona; FEBS 2012, London.
  4. Stefano Bonini. (2011). FMA, Denver (2 papers); IFABS 2011 conference, Rome; EFMA, Braga; Invited Speaker, Financing Innovation Conference, The George Washington University, Washington DC; Invited Department Seminar Hofstra University (New York).
  5. Stefano Bonini. (2010). International corporate finance and governance conference Twente (NL); 8th EUOROFIDAI-AFFI International Paris Finance Meeting; European Winter Finance, Andermatt; European Financial Management Symposium 2010, Montreal; IRMC Florence 2010; Law, Ethics and Finance Conference Toronto.
  6. Stefano Bonini. (2009). Invited seminar, NYU Pollack Center for Law and Finance (Spring and Fall); Invited Panelist, Columbia University, Global China Connection Roundtable; Forecasting Financial Markets Luxembourg; IRMC Venice; EFMA Milan; FMA Reno.
  7. Stefano Bonini. (2008). FMA Dallas; FMA-Asian conference Yokohama; AFFI conference Lilles; IRMC Florence; EFMA Athens (2 papers); The Swiss Society for Financial Market Research, Zurich.
  8. Stefano Bonini. (2007). EFMA Wien (2 papers); 6th International Middle Eastern Economic Association Conference, Dubai.
  9. Stefano Bonini. (2006). CRSP Forum Chicago; 4th Portuguese Finance Network Conference, Oporto; The 30th Journal of Banking and Finance Conference, Beijing, China.
  10. Stefano Bonini. (2005). FMA -Asian Conference, Kuala Lumpur, EFMA Milan; 25th International Symposium on Forecasting, San Antonio; The Academy of Entrepreneurial Finance, Laredo.
Newspapers
  1. Stefano Bonini. (Dec 2012). Aftonbladet (Sweden), Norwegian Business Daily.
  2. Stefano Bonini. (Aug 2012). Fortune.
  3. Stefano Bonini. (Oct 2011). Wall Street Journal.
  4. Stefano Bonini. (May 2009). Il Sole 24 Ore.
  5. Stefano Bonini. (Jun 2008). Il Sole 24 Ore.
TV/Video/Radio
  1. Stefano Bonini. (2009). "CNBC New York: invited speaker on the financial crisis".
  2. Stefano Bonini. (2008). "CNBC Italy: invited speaker on analyst forecasts and target prices".
  3. Stefano Bonini. (2008). "CNBC Italy: invited speaker on conflict of interests in the investment banking industry".
Courses
  • MGT 638 Corporate Finance
  • BT 440 Money, Banking and Financial Institutions
  • MGT 626 Venture Capital
  • BT 442 Fixed Income Analysis