Stefano Bonini

Associate Professor

School: School of Business

Building: Babbio Center

Room: 425

Phone: (201) 216-3528

Fax: (201) 216-5385

Email: sbonini@stevens.edu

Website

Research

Corporate Finance,

Venture Capital and Private Equity,

Financial Economics,

Behavioral Finance,

Theory of Finance

Experience

New York University, Stern School of Business, Visiting Associate Professor of Finance: 2009;2012-2013

Bocconi University, Department of Finance, Assistant Professor, 2005-2014

Fudan University (Shanghai, PRC) Adjunct Professor, 2006-2011

Visiting Fellow, Harvard University/MIT, Department of Economics, Cambridge, MA 1999

Institutional Service
  • Database Committee Chair
  • Board of Trustees Member
  • Board of Trustees Member
  • Stevens Ambassador Member
  • Recruiting Committee Member
  • Recruiting committee Member
  • Recrutiting Committee Member
Professional Service
  • Venture Capital: An International Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance Associate Editor
  • Journal of Small Business Management Associate Editor
  • Chair
  • Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice Guest Editor
  • European Financial Management Association Conference Scientific Committee Member
  • Applied Finance Conference Conference Scientific Committee Member
  • MidWest Finance Association Conference Scientific Committee Member
  • Venture Capital an International Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance Guest Editor
Honors and Awards

SDA Bocconi School of management Research Grant 2008 Italian Government Fund for University Research (MIUR) II/2006 SDA Bocconi School of Management Research Grant and Università degli studi del Piemonte Orientale “A. Avogadro” Research Fund 2006. Italian Government Fund for University Research (MIUR) I/2005 Italian Government Fund for University Research (MIUR) II/2004 SDA Bocconi School of Management Research Grant 2004

Professional Societies
  • FMA – Financial Management Association Member
  • American Finance Association Member
Grants, Contracts, and Funds

SDA Bocconi School of management Research Grant 2008, Italian Government Fund for University Research (MIUR) II/2006, SDA Bocconi School of Management Research Grant and Università degli studi del Piemonte Orientale “A. Avogadro” Research Fund 2006.

Selected Publications
Book Chapter
  1. Bonini, S.; Capizzi, V. (2019). The role of angel syndicates on the demand and supply of informal venture capital . New Frontiers in Entrepreneurial Finance. World Scientific Publishing.
    https://www.worldscientific.com/doi/10.1142/9789811202766_0002.
  2. Bonini, S.; Alkan, S. (2014). The political and legal determinants of venture capital investments around the world. Perspectives on Financing Innovation (pp. 149-180).
Journal
  1. Bonini, S.; Capizzi, V.; Cumming, D. (2019). Emerging trends in entrepreneurial finance. Venture Capital (2-3 ed., vol. 21, pp. 133-136).
Journal Article
  1. Bonini, S.; Colombo, M.; Manigart, S.; Bertoni, F. (2021). Digitization in Finance. Entreprenurship Theory and Practice (FT50). SAGE.
  2. Bonini, S.; Capizzi, V.; Croce, A.; Ughetto, E. (2020). Gazelles, ponies, and the impact of business angels’ characteristics on firm growth. No. Journal of Small Business Management (ABS 3) (2 ed., vol. 59, pp. 223-248). Taylor and Francis.
  3. Bonini, S.; Capizzi, V.; Cumming, D. (2019). Emerging trends in entrepreneurial finance. Venture Capital (2-3 ed., vol. 21, pp. 133-136).
  4. Bonini, S.; Capizzi, V. (2019). The role of venture capital in the emerging entrepreneurial finance ecosystem: future threats and opportunities. Venture Capital (2-3 ed., vol. 21, pp. 137-175).
  5. Bonini, S.; Capizzi, V.; Zocchi, P. (2019). The performance of angel-backed companies. Journal of Banking and Finance (vol. 100, pp. 328-345).
  6. Bonini, S. (2018). Does post-ipo M&A activity affect firms' profitability and survival? . Journal of Financial Management, Markets and Institutions (1 ed., vol. 6). World Scientific Publishing.
  7. Bonini, S.; Capizzi, V.; Valletta, M.; Zocchi, P. (2018). Angel network affiliation and business angels' investment practices. Journal of Corporate Finance (vol. 50, pp. 592-608).
  8. Bonini, S.; Dell'Acqua, A.; Fungo, M.; Kysucky, V. (2016). Credit market concentration, relationship lending and the cost of debt. International Review of Financial Analysis (vol. 45, pp. 172-179).
  9. Bonini, S. (2015). Secondary Buyouts: Operating Performance and Investment Determinants. Financial Management (2 ed., vol. 44, pp. 431-470).
Review, Journal
  1. Bonini, S.; Capizzi, V. (2019). The role of venture capital in the emerging entrepreneurial finance ecosystem: future threats and opportunities. Venture Capital (2-3 ed., vol. 21, pp. 137-175).