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  Leonardo D'amico
Email: leonardo.damico@studbocconi.it
Mentor: Guido Tabellini

2016 – current Student, M.Sc. in Economic and Social Sciences (ESS), Università Bocconi.
01-03/2016 Visiting Student – Exchange Program, Northwestern University (Evanston, IL).
07-08/2015 Visiting Student – Summer School, London School of Economics and Political Science.
2013-2016 Student, B.Sc. in Economic and Social Sciences (CLES), Università Bocconi.
2008-2013 High school: Liceo Scientifico Villa Sora, Frascati. 

Awards and Scholarships
2016 Bocconi Graduate Merit Award (full tuition waiver).

Independent Research Experience
2016 “Les Liaisons Dangereuses. Politically Connected Directors and the Governance Of Banks” (with Marina Brogi, Alessandro Bergamaschini Morpurgo and Stefano Caselli). Status: Under Review. Available at: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2861403.

Work Experience
10/2016 – Lecturer: Short Course in Python for Economic Research, IGIER Research Centre – Bocconi University.
06-07/2016 Research Assistant to Prof. Monica Martinez-Bravo, CEMFI (Madrid).
06-11/2015 Research Assistant to Prof. Alessandra Casarico, Bocconi University.
2011-2013 Private Teacher of Mathematics and Latin language.

Italian: native.
English: Proficient – C2.
Spanish: Intermediate – B1.

Computer Skills
Python: excellent command.
Stata: excellent command.
Latex: excellent command.
Office Suite: full command.
SPSS: good command.

Extra Curricular Activities
2015 – 2017 Students’ representative at the Department of Economics – “Ettore Bocconi” Council in Bocconi University (04/2015-04/2017).
2015 – 2017 “Open” Seminars Coordinator for the Economic Society for Bocconi Students.
06-07/2014 Voluntary teacher of English, International Humanity Foundation (Banda Aceh, Indonesia) Awarded “Volunteer of the month”.

Other Skills and Interests
GRE scores: Quantitative Reasoning: 168/170 (95th Percentile of all test takers); Verbal Reasoning: 157/170 (74th Percentile of all test takers); Analytical Writing: 4.0/6.0 (56th Percentile of all test takers).
Occasionally designed various websites.
Attended various skiing, swimming and fencing competitions.
Jury member for the 51st edition of the Frascati National Poetry Award Antonio Seccareccia” (youth section).

Last updated August 2, 2017