Photo of Michela Altieri

dr. Michela Altieri


  • Gustav Mahlerplein 117

    1082 MS Amsterdam


If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Personal information

Michela Altieri is an Assistant Professor of Finance at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam since September 2017. She obtained her PhD in Economics from the University of Torino in Italy in 2015, and worked as post-doctoral researcher at SAFE-Goethe University until 2017. 


Her research focuses on the area of empirical corporate finance. In particular, she is interested in questions on the relationship between the business groups formation, the debt pricing, and the internal capital markets working.

Find more on

Ancillary activities

No ancillary activities

Ancillary activities are updated daily

Education/Academic qualification

Economics, PhD, University of Torino

6 Jan 201121 Jan 2015


  • H Social Sciences

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Michela Altieri is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Debt Business & Economics
Subsidiaries Business & Economics
Guarantee Business & Economics
Corporate diversification Business & Economics
Agency costs of debt Business & Economics
Parent company Business & Economics
Covenant Business & Economics
Diversification Business & Economics

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output 2016 2019

  • 3 Working paper

Does Bankruptcy Risk Increase Value? Puzzles and Diversification

Altieri, M. & Nicodano, G., 2019, SSRN, p. 1, 60 p. (ECGI-Finance Working Paper; no. No 600/2019).

Research output: Working paperProfessional

Diversified firms
Survival probability

Agency Costs of Debt and Corporate Diversification

Altieri, M., 7 Oct 2017, SSRN.

Research output: Working paperProfessional

Corporate diversification
Agency costs of debt
Cost of debt
Financial accounting standards
Treatment effects

Why Do Parent Companies Guarantee Their Subsidiaries’ Bonds? The Dark Side of Separate Legal Liability

Altieri, M., Massa, M. & Manconi, A., 2016, INSEAD, p. 1-49, (INSEAD Working Paper; vol. 2016, no. 72).

Research output: Working paperProfessional

Legal liability
Parent company