Luigi Zingales
Luigi G. Zingales is the Robert C. McCormack
Robert C. McCormack
Robert C. McCormack was United States Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Production Support from 1987 to 1988; Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Industrial and International Programs from 1988 to 1990; and Assistant Secretary of the Navy from 1990 to 1993.-Biography:Robert C...

 professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance
at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Zingales also serves as a member of the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation
Committee on Capital Markets Regulation
The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation is an independent and nonpartisan 501 research organization dedicated to improving the regulation of U.S. capital markets.-Background:...


Zingales received a bachelor's degree in economics, from the Bocconi University
Bocconi University
Bocconi University is a private university located in central Milan, beside Parco Ravizza. Bocconi provides undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate education, in addition to a range of double degree programs, in the fields of economics, management, finance and law. According to many university...

 in Milan
Milan is the second-largest city in Italy and the capital city of the region of Lombardy and of the province of Milan. The city proper has a population of about 1.3 million, while its urban area, roughly coinciding with its administrative province and the bordering Province of Monza and Brianza ,...

. He also earned a Ph.D. in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a private research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. MIT has five schools and one college, containing a total of 32 academic departments, with a strong emphasis on scientific and technological education and research.Founded in 1861 in...



  • (with Raghuram G. Rajan), Saving Capitalism from the Capitalists
    Saving Capitalism from the Capitalists
    Saving Capitalism from the Capitalists is a non-fiction book by Raghuram Rajan and Luigi Zingales of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. The full title of the book is: Saving Capitalism from the Capitalists: Unleashing the Power of Financial Markets to Create Wealth and Spread...

    , Random House
    Random House
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    , New York, 2003
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