Massimo Marinacci Professor in the Department of Decision Sciences of Bocconi University, Italy
Title: Recent advances in decision making under uncertainty
Abstract: We survey some recent advances in the theory of decision under uncertainty and discuss its current state.
Biography: Massimo Marinacci is Professor in the Department of Decision Sciences of Bocconi University and, since 2011, he holds the AXA-Bocconi Chair in Risk. He is currently the department chairman. He started his academic career in 1996 as assistant professor in the Department of Economics of the University of Toronto. In 1998 he was promoted to associate professor in the Department of Economics of the University of Bologna, and, in 2000, to full professor in the Department of Statistics and Applied Mathematics of the University of Torino, which he chaired from 2003 to 2009. He is fellow of the Econometric Society. He has been fellow of the Collegio Carlo Alberto from 2005 to 2009. He is fellow of the IGIER research center of Bocconi University. Massimo Marinacci earned the Laurea in Economics from Bocconi University in 1989 and the PhD in Economics from Northwestern University (U.S.A.) in 1996.