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Lorenzo Rigon
Email: lorenzo.rigon@studbocconi.it
Mentor: Carlo Favero

2014-current Student, MSc in Economics (ESS), Università Bocconi. Current GPA: 28.67/30
2014 Student, Exchange Program, Boston University, GPA: A
2011-2014 Student, BSc in Economics (CLES), Università Bocconi. GPA: 29.03/30. Final grade: 110 cum laude/110. Thesis supervisor: Giavazzi FrancescoThesis: “Exiting Quantitative Easing, which expectations matter”
2006-2011 High school (Liceo Classico Tito Livio, Padua). Final grade: 100/100

Awards and Scholarships
GRE: Quantitative Reasoning: 162/170; Verbal Reasoning 164/170
2007-11 Winner of 4 Mario Negri scholarships for best performing students
2011 Co-author of chapter 4 in the published book “Pensare il Tempo”, Mimesis Edizioni, Collana Filosofie, (2013).

Work Experience
2016 European Central Bank 4-months Traineeship in Frankfurt, Policy Analysis Division.
2015 Investment Bank Internship at Societe Generale CIB in London, Corporate Derivatives.
2014 Hedge Fund Internship at Tudor Investment Europe LLP in London, Macro Research.

English: Fluent (IELTS 2013:7.5; IELTS 2010: 8; Experience: Internships, Exchange Program at Boston University; Summer Schools: 2/3 weeks in UK families for 7 years with Oxford Intensive School of English)
French: Basic (Bocconi French Exam Level A2 31/30)
Italian: Native speaker

Computer Skills
Bloomberg: Very Good (Training at BBG headquarters in London, SG Internship and IGIER experience)
Datastream: Good (IGIER experience with prof. Iovino)
Haver Analytics: Good (Tudor Internship experience)
Eikon: Thomson Reuters Certification (with distinction, 97%, 22/05/2015)
Matlab: Good (IGIER experience with prof. Favero, in particular DSGE models with Dynare)
R: Very Good (MC Monte Carlo coding for PhD level course “Bayesian Methods for Complex Data”)
Stata. Eviews: Good (Academic Experience, Econometrics exam)
Microsoft Office: Very good (Academic and Internship Experience, ECDL Core all modules achieved in 2011)

Extra Curricular Activities
Member of the Economic Society for Bocconi Students since 2015. The Society meets weekly to present and comment economic research papers, and organizes conferences with leading personalities of the field.

Other Skills and Interests

Sport activities: Chess Individual Italian Championship Under 12: 3rd place in 2001
Ski: Passionate and expert skier. Go skiing almost every Winter Tennis: amateur player from 2003 to 2011
Hobbies: Reading Foreign Policy almost daily and weekly The Economist

Last updated March 4, 2016