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Alessandro Zattoni

Alessandro Zattoni
Dean of the Department of Business and Management

Bio

Nato a Forlì.

Laurea in Economia aziendale presso l’Università commerciale L. Bocconi di Milano.

Dottorato di ricerca in Economia aziendale presso l’Università commerciale L. Bocconi di Milano.

Areas of research: Corporate Governance, Corporate Strategy

Main publications (last 10 years)

  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2019). Farewell editorial: Exiting editors' perspective on current and future challenges in corporate governance research. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 2-11. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12268.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2018). Corporate governance, boards of directors, and firm performance: Avenues for future research. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 394-396. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12262.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2018). The role of the board and external stakeholders in corporate governance. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 158-159. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12242.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2018). Ownership structure, corporate governance and institutional environment: Going beyond managerial opportunism and the principal-agent framework. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 82-83. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12232.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2018). Internal culture and outside influence in corporate governance. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 2-3. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12230.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2018). Corporate governance, firm performance, and managerial incentives. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 236-237. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12253.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2017). Board monitoring and effectiveness: Antecedents and implications. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 76-77. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12198.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2017). Agency Conflicts and Corporate Governance. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 220-221. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12212.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2017). Ownership structure and corporate governance: The need to further explore mutual and complex relationships. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 292-293. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12217.
  • Zattoni, Alessandro; Witt, Michael A.; Judge, William Q.; Talaulicar, Till; Chen, Jean Jinghan; Lewellyn, Krista; Hu, Helen Wei; Gabrielsson, Jonas; Rivas, Jose Luis; Puffer, Sheila; Shukla, Dhirendra; Lopez, Felix; Adegbite, Emmanuel; Fassin, Yves; Yamak, Sibel; Fainshmidt, Stav; van Ees, Hans (2017). Does board independence influence financial performance in IPO firms? The moderating role of the national business system. JOURNAL OF WORLD BUSINESS, p. 628-639. ISSN 1090-9516. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jwb.2017.04.002.
  • Andrea, Melis; Zattoni, Alessandro (2017). A Primer on Corporate Governance: Italy. Business Expert Press, p. 1-161. ISBN: 978-1-60649-884-2.
  • Minichilli, Alessandro; Zattoni, Alessandro (2017). Corporate governance: Non solo regole. ECONOMIA & MANAGEMENT, p. 45-49. ISSN 1120-5032.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2017). Advancing the Literature on Ownership Structure and Corporate Governance. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 2-3. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12191.
  • Praveen, Kumar; Zattoni, Alessandro (2016). Executive compensation, board functioning, and corporate governance: editorial. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 2-4. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12150.
  • Praveen, Kumar; Zattoni, Alessandro (2016). Corporate governance, board gender diversity and firm performance: editorial. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 388-389. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12172.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2016). Family Business, Corporate Governance, and Firm Performance. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 550-551. ISSN 1467-8683. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12186.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2016). The Effects of Accounting and Financial Regulation on Corporate Governance. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 466-467. ISSN 1467-8683. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12175.
  • Praveen, Kumar; Zattoni, Alessandro (2016). Institutional environment and corporate governance: editorial. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 82-84. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12160.
  • Francesca, Cuomo; Christine, Mallin; Zattoni, Alessandro (2016). Corporate Governance Codes: A Review and Research Agenda. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 222-241. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12148.
  • Judge, William Q.; Hu, Helen W.; Gabrielsson, Jonas; Talaulicar, Till; Witt, Michael A.; Zattoni, Alessandro; Lopez Iturriaga, Felix; Chen, Jean Jingham; Shukla, Dhirendra; Quttainah, Majdi; Adegbite, Emmanuel; Rivas, Jose Luis; Kibler, Bruce (2015). Configurations of Capacity for Change in Entrepreneurial Threshold Firms: Imprinting and Strategic Choice Perspectives. JOURNAL OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES, p. 506-530. ISSN 0022-2380. https://doi.org/10.1111/joms.12121.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2015). Market versus Internal Factors in Corporate Governance. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 399-401. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12128.
  • Judge, William Q.; Witt, Michael A.; Zattoni, Alessandro; Talaulicar, Till; Chen, Jean Jinghan; Lewellyn, Krista; Helen, Wei Hu; Shukla, Dhirendra; Bell, R. Greg; Gabrielsson, Jonas; Lopez, Felix; Yamak, Sibel; Fassin, Yves; Mccarthy, Daniel; Rivas, Jose Luis; Fainshmidt, Stav; Van Ees, Hans (2015). Corporate governance and IPO underpricing in a cross-national sample: A multilevel knowledge-based view. STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT JOURNAL, p. 1174-1185. ISSN 0143-2095. https://doi.org/10.1002/smj.2275.
  • Zattoni, Alessandro; L., Gnan; M., Huse (2015). Does family involvement influence firm performance? Exploring the mediating effects of board processes and tasks. JOURNAL OF MANAGEMENT, p. 1214-1243. ISSN 0149-2063. https://doi.org/10.1177/0149206312463936.
  • Zattoni, Alessandro (2015). Corporate governance. Egea, p. 1-427. ISBN: 978-88-238-2201-6.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2015). In Search of a Greater Pluralism of Theories and Methods in Governance Research. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 1-2. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12101.
  • Praveen, Kumar; Zattoni, Alessandro (2015). Ownership structure, corporate governance and firm performance: editorial. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 469-471. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12146.
  • Praveen, Kumar; Zattoni, Alessandro (2015). Corporate Governance, Institutions and Industry Regulation (Editorial). CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 305-306. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12121.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2014). Corporate Governance, Board of Directors, and the Firm: A Maturing Field. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 365-366. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12082.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2014). Ownership, Managerial Entrenchment, and Corporate Performance. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 1-3. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12053.
  • Gabrielsson, J.; Calabrò, A.; van Ees, H.; Minichilli, A.; Zattoni, Alessandro (2014). Pioneering Research on Actual Board Behaviour: A Special Issue in Honour of Morten Huse. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BUSINESS GOVERNANCE AND ETHICS, p. 115-120. ISSN 1477-9048.
  • A., Pugliese; A., Minichilli; Zattoni, Alessandro (2014). Integrating agency and resource dependence theory: Firm profitability, industry regulation, and board tasks performance. JOURNAL OF BUSINESS RESEARCH, p. 1189-1200. ISSN 0148-2963. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusres.2013.05.003.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2014). Large shareholders and corporate governance outside the United States and United Kingdom. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 294-295. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12077.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2014). Corporate Governance, Information, and Investor Confidence. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 437-439. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12094.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2013). Corporate Governance, Board of Directors, and Firm Performance. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 311-313. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12032.
  • F., Zona; Zattoni, Alessandro; A., Minichilli (2013). A Contingency Model of Boards of Directors and Firm Innovation: The Moderating Role of Firm Size. BRITISH JOURNAL OF MANAGEMENT, p. 299-315. ISSN 1045-3172. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8551.2011.00805.x.
  • F., Cuomo; Zattoni, Alessandro; G., Valentini (2013). The Effects of Legal Reforms on the Ownership Structure of Listed Companies. INDUSTRIAL AND CORPORATE CHANGE, p. 427-458. ISSN 0960-6491. https://doi.org/10.1093/icc/dts015.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2013). How Much Do Country-Level or Firm-Level Variables Matter in Corporate Governance Studies?. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 199-200. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12025.
  • Daniel, Pittino; Riccardo, Viganò; Zattoni, Alessandro edited by (2013). La retribuzione del top management: incentivi, carriera e governance. Egea, p. 1-211. ISBN: 978-88-238-4378-3.
  • Kumar, Praveen; Zattoni, Alessandro (2013). Incoming Editorial. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 4-6. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12012.
  • Mcnulty, T.; Zattoni, Alessandro; Douglas, T. (2013). Developing corporate governance research through qualitative methods: a review of previous studies. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 183-198. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12006.
  • Praveen, Kumar; Zattoni, Alessandro (2013). How CGIR Contributes to the Development of Corporate Governance: One Mission, Various Formats. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 513-515. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12043.
  • Zattoni, Alessandro; Douglas, Thomas; Judge, William (2013). Developing Corporate Governance Theory through Qualitative Research. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 119-122. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/corg.12016.
  • Zattoni, Alessandro; Hans Van, Ees (2012). How to contribute to the development of a global theory of corporate governance? Reflections from submitted and published articles in CGIR. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 106-118. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8683.2011.00866.x.
  • Zattoni, Alessandro; William, Judge edited by (2012). Corporate Governance and Initial Public Offerings. An International Perspective.. Cambridge University Press, p. 1-614. ISBN: 9781107016866.
  • Minichilli, A.; Zattoni, Alessandro; Nielsen, S.; Huse, M. (2012). Board task performance: an exploration of micro- and macro-level determinants of board effectiveness. JOURNAL OF ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR, p. 193-215. ISSN 0894-3796. https://doi.org/10.1002/job.743.
  • M., Huse; R., Hoskisson; Zattoni, Alessandro; R., Viganò (2011). New perspectives on board research: changing the research agenda. THE JOURNAL OF MANAGEMENT AND GOVERNANCE, p. 5-28. ISSN 1385-3457. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10997-009-9122-9.
  • Riccardo, Viganò; Zattoni, Alessandro; Robert E., Hoskisson; Morten, Huse (2011). New perspectives on board research. THE JOURNAL OF MANAGEMENT AND GOVERNANCE, p. 1-4. ISSN 1385-3457. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10997-009-9121-x.
  • Zattoni, Alessandro (2011). Who Should Control a Corporation? Towards a Contingency Stakeholder Theory for Allocating Ownership Rights. JOURNAL OF BUSINESS ETHICS, p. 255-274. ISSN 0167-4544. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10551-011-0864-3.
  • Zattoni, Alessandro; Cuomo, F. (2010). How independent, competent and incentivized should non-executive directors be? An empirical investigation of good governance codes. BRITISH JOURNAL OF MANAGEMENT, p. 63-79. ISSN 1045-3172. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8551.2009.00669.x.
  • Zattoni, Alessandro; Torben, Pedersen; Vikas, Kumar (2009). The Performance of Group-affiliated Firmsduring Institutional Transition: A LongitudinalStudy of Indian Firms. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 510-523. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8683.2009.00761.x.
  • Zattoni, Alessandro; A., Minichilli (2009). The Diffusion of Equity Incentive Plans in Italian Listed Companies: What is the Trigger?. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 224-237. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8683.2009.00732.x.
  • A., Pugliese; P. J., Bezemer; Zattoni, Alessandro; M., Huse; F. A. J., Van den Bosch; H. W., Volberda (2009). Boards of Directors’ Contribution to Strategy: A Literature Review and Research Agenda. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, p. 292-306. ISSN 0964-8410. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8683.2009.00740.x.
  • A., Minichilli; Zattoni, Alessandro; F., Zona (2009). Making Boards Effective: An Empirical Examination of Board Task Performance. BRITISH JOURNAL OF MANAGEMENT, p. 55-74. ISSN 1045-3172. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8551.2008.00591.x.