Luigi Zingales

Robert C. McCormack Distinguished Service Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance, and Charles M. Harper Faculty Fellow
Chicago Booth

Luigi Zingales

Luigi Zingales's research interests span from corporate governance to financial development, from political economy to the economic effects of culture. He co-developed the Financial Trust Index, which is designed to monitor the level of trust that Americans have toward their financial system. In addition to holding his position at Chicago Booth, Zingales is currently a faculty research fellow for the National Bureau of Economic Research, a research fellow for the Center for Economic Policy Research, and a fellow of the European Governance Institute. He is the director of the Stigler Center at the University of Chicago, which he is refocusing on promoting and diffusing research on regulatory capture and the various distortions that special interest groups impose on capitalism. View his Chicago Booth faculty profile.