• 16 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
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Francesco Franco has been Assistant Professor at Nova School of Business and Economics since 2004. He earned his PhD in Economics from the Massachussets Institute of Technology. His research interests include fluctuations and applied macroeconomics, topics on which he has published in Portuguese and international journals. He is referee of various journals, among which the American Economic Review, Review of Economics and Statistics, Applied Economics and the Journal of the European Economic Association. 

He is currently working on research projects on identification in macroeconomics and on finance and macroeconomic fluctuations.

Current research interests include: Macroeconomics and fluctuations, applied macroeconomics.

Education/Academic qualification

Economics, Doctorate, Massachusets Institute of Technology

Economics, Master, Università Bocconi

Economia Politica, Bachelor, Università Bocconi

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Research Output at NOVA 2007 2018

  • 16 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
  • 2 Article
3 Citations (Scopus)

The number of bank relationships and borrowing costs: the role of information asymmetries

Bonfim, D., Dai, Q. & Franco, F., 1 Mar 2018, In : Journal Of Empirical Finance. 46, p. 191-209 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asymmetry of information
Bank relationships
Asymmetric information
13 Citations (Scopus)

Firms and aggregate dynamics

Franco, F. & Philippon, T., 1 Jan 2007, In : Review of Economics and Statistics. 89, 4, p. 587-600

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Permanent shock
Permanent and transitory shocks