Filippo De Marco is an assistant professor of Finance at Bocconi University. He earned a Ph.D. in Economics from Boston College in 2015 and a MSc in Economics from the University of Bologna in 2010. He completed his bachelor at the University of Padova (2008). His main research area are empirical banking and monetary economics, with a special focus on how shocks to bank balance sheets are transmitted to the real economy. His research has been published in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.