Maela Giofré

University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics

Assistant Professor

Lungo Dora Siena 100/A

Torino, Turin - Piedmont 10153

Italy

CeRP-CCA

Affiliate

Via Real Collegio 30

Moncalieri (TO), Turin 10024

Italy

Netspar

Fellow

P.O. Box 90153

Tilburg, 5000 LE

Netherlands

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

DOWNLOADS

851

SSRN CITATIONS

9

CROSSREF CITATIONS

1

Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Domestic Investor Protection and Foreign Portfolio Investment

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2012
Maela Giofré
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics
Downloads 138 (269,210)
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International portfolio investments, Investor Protection Rights, Home bias

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Can Pension Funds Hedge Wage Risk?

Rotman International Journal of Pension Management, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 May 2009
Carolina Fugazza, Maela Giofré and Giovanna Nicodano
University of Torino -Department of Economics ESOMAS, University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics and University of Turin - Department ESOMAS
Downloads 131 (280,018)

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International Diversification, Labour Income, Pension Funds, Portfolio Choice, Rotman

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Financial Education, Investor Protection and International Portfolio Diversification

Forthcoming in Journal of International Money and Finance
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2017
Maela Giofré
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics
Downloads 129 (283,259)
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Financial education, home bias, international portfolio investments, investor protection legislation

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Investor Protection and Foreign Stakeholders

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 Jul 2010
Maela Giofré
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics
Downloads 93 (354,860)

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international portfolio investments, investor protection, bondholders-shareholders conflicts

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To Trust is Good, But to Control is Better: How Investors Discipline Financial Advisors' Activity

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 140, 2017
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2018
Politecnico di Torino, University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics and CeRP
Downloads 78 (394,611)
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Financial Advice, Financial Literacy, Credence Services

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Stock Exchange Consolidation and Cross-Border Investment: An Empirical Assessment

Asian Finance Association (AsianFA) 2018 Conference
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 17 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2020
Maela Giofré
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics
Downloads 64 (439,075)

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Stock Exchange Consolidation, International Portfolio Investments, Familiarity and Gravity Factors, Financial Regulation

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The Role of Information Asymmetries and Inflation Hedging in International Equity Portfolios

Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 May 2009
Maela Giofré
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics
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equity home bias, portfolio choice, inflation hedging, information asymmetries

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The Shrinkage after the Enlargement? The Effect of Financial Crises and Enlargement on Stock Market Integration in the Euro Area

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 10 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2020
Maela Giofré and Oleksandra Sokolenko
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics and University of Turin, Department of Economics and Statistics, Students
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stock market integration; common currency; EMU enlargement

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Convergence of EMU Equity Portfolios

FIW Working Paper Series No. 28
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 May 2009
Maela Giofré
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics
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financial integration, EMU, inflation hedging, investment barriers

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COVID-19 Stringency Measures and Foreign Investment: An Early Assessment

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2021
Maela Giofré
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics
Downloads 26 (616,365)

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International Investments, COVID-19, stringency index

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COVID-19 Stringency Measures, Risk of Openness and Foreign Investment: Some Preliminary Evidence

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Mar 2021
Maela Giofré
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics
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International Investments, COVID-19, stringency index, risk of openness index

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COVID-19 and Flight to Advanced Economies: A First Assessment

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Feb 2021
Maela Giofré
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics
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International Investments, COVID-19, flight to quality, stringency index

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Cross-Border Investment and the Decline of Exchange Rate Volatility: Implications for Euro Area Bilateral Investments

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 May 2021 Last Revised: 08 May 2021
Maela Giofré and Oleksandra Sokolenko
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics and University of Turin, Department of Economics and Statistics, Students
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exchange rate volatility; common currency; Euro area; foreign portfolio investment

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The Decline of EMU Core Countries' Portfolio Equity Investments in the Euro Area: The Role of Stock Return Correlations

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2021
Maela Giofré
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics
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stock market integration; common currency; Euro area; foreign portfolio investment

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EMU Effects on Stock Markets: From Home Bias to Euro Bias

International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, Vol. 15, pp. 136-158, May 2008
Posted: 14 May 2009
Maela Giofré
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics

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financial integration, portfolio choice, home bias, information asymmetries

Other Papers (3)

Total Downloads: 76
1.

Bias in Foreign Equity Portfolios: Households Versus Professional Investors

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Feb 2009
Maela Giofré
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics
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portfolio choice, international diversification, information asymmetries, cross-listing, household finance

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Financial Education, Investor Protection and International Portfolio Diversification

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Jun 2012
Maela Giofré
University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics
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Financial education, Home bias, International Portfolio Investments, Investor Protection Legislation

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International Diversification and Labor Income Risk

EFA 2008 Athens Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2009
Carolina Fugazza, Maela Giofré and Giovanna Nicodano
University of Torino -Department of Economics ESOMAS, University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics and University of Turin - Department ESOMAS
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optimal portfolio choice, labor income risk, industry-specific human capital, occupational pension funds