I am an Assistant Professor of Finance at Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona  
and an Associate Research Professor at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.
I am a Research Affiliate at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)  
and a Research Member at the European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI).

My research interests are in corporate finance, corporate governance and banking.
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Working Papers

“Hedger of Last Resort: Evidence from Brazil on FX Interventions, Local Credit and Global Financial Cycles” with R. Borbone, D. Khametshin and J.L. Peydro.

"Monetary Policy at Work: Security and Credit Application Registers Evidencewith J. L. Peydro and E. Sette.

Journal Articles

“Regulatory Sanctions and Reputational Damage in Financial Markets” with J. Armour and C. Mayer. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis52(4): 1-20, 2017.

"Does Mandatory Shareholder Voting Prevent Bad Acquisitions?" with M. Becht and S. Rossi. Review of Financial Studies, 29 (11): 3035-3067, 2016.

"Double Bank Runs and Liquidity Risk Management" with F. Ippolito, J. L. Peydro and E. SetteJournal of Financial Economics, 122 (1): 135-154, 2016.

Edited Book

Finance and Investment: The European Case co-edited with C. Mayer, S. Micossi, M. Onado and M. Pagano. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2018.


“Securities Trading and Lending in Banks” with J.L. Peydro and E. Sette. In Finance and Investment: The European Case edited by C. Mayer, S. Micossi, M. Onado, M. Pagano and A.Polo. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2018.

"Restarting European Long-Term Investment Finance: A Green Paper Discussion Document" with A. Giovannini, C. Mayer, S. Micossi, C. Di Noia, M. Onado and M. Pagano. London, UK: CEPR Press, 2015.


Office:  +34 93 542 26 41                      

E-mail: andrea.polo@upf.edu

Address:  Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Department of Economics and Business, Jaume I building, Ramon Trias Fargas, 25-27, 08005, Barcelona, Spain