Loriano Mancini

Professor of Finance

Swiss Finance Institute

USI Lugano, Institute of Finance

Curriculum Vitae


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Loriano Mancini received his PhD from the Universita` della Svizzera italiana, Faculty of Economics, in 2004. In 2004-2005 he was research fellow at the Operations Research and Financial Engineering department at Princeton University. In 2005-2007 and 2007-2009 he was, respectively, senior researcher and assistant professor at the institute of finance at the University of Zurich. From 2009 to 2017 he had been assistant professor at the Swiss Finance Institute at EPFL. In 2017 he joined USI as associate professor of finance. Since 2022 he is full professor. His recent research focuses on volatility and liquidity risks, stability of interbank markets, financial aspects of insurance companies, and statistical analyses of corporate data. His research has appeared in international journals such as Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of the American Statistical Association, and Journal of Econometrics. He is associate editor of various academic journals such as the Journal of Financial Econometrics and Journal of Business and Economic Statistics. At USI he teaches courses at bachelor and master level.


Mail address

Universita` della Svizzera italiana

Institute of Finance

Via Giuseppe Buffi 13

CH-6900 Lugano, Switzerland



Institute of Finance

Office EL 3/004 (blue building, third floor)

Via Giuseppe Buffi 6, CH-6900 Lugano, Switzerland


Last update: 21.06.2023