PhD Opening Lecture by Mario Daniele Amore

Mario Daniele Amore, Schwarz Foundation Chaired Professor of Strategy and Family Business at HEC Paris, will act as the keynote speaker of the opening lecture of the Ph.D. programme in Economics and Management offered by the Department of Economics and Management of the University of Padova.

His lecture entitled "How do business owners make decisions?" will take place on Friday, 19 April 2024 at 10.45 am at the 'Centro Universitario Padovano' (Padua University Centre) in Padua. He will offer an overview of his ongoing research agenda concerning the influence of owners’ economics preferences on investment decisions. Additionally, he will provide novel evidence on the factors that shape the sustainability of firms’ workplaces. Collectively, these results will underscore the profound role of individual preferences and social relationships in corporate decision-making.

Mario Daniele Amore is an expert on family firms, corporate governance, strategy and the behavioral aspects of corporate decision-making. His research has appeared in top journals such as Strategic Management JournalJournal of Financial EconomicsManagement Science, and Organization Science.


Registration is now closed, for information please contact scientifica.economia@unipd.it


Schedule

10.45 am: Welcome speeches

Paola Valbonesi, Head of the Department of Economics and Management "Marco Fanno"

Enrico Rettore, Director of the PhD programme of the Department of Economics and Management "Marco Fanno"

Amedeo Pugliese, Professor of Accounting (Department of Economics and Management "Marco Fanno")

11.00 am: Opening lecture "How do business owners make decisions?"

Mario Daniele Amore, Schwarz Foundation Chaired Professor of Strategy and Family Business at HEC Paris

12.00 pm: Q&A session

12.15 pm: Light Lunch