Advancing Society Through Research
Bocconi is home to world-class research in fields such as economics, law, finance, public policy and society. With experienced faculty members and the knowledge of visiting professors and teaching fellows, our PhD students progress to some of the most prestigious institutions.
We believe in the power of pure research, which has the potential to develop society's knowledge and have a lasting effect. We also carry out a great deal of applied research, often in areas that are of key interest to businesses and organizations.
Our university has research centers focusing on the following major areas:
- Management and Economics of Arts and Culture
- International Markets, Banking, Finance and Regulation
- Data Science and Analytics
- Health and Social Care Management
- Marketing and Services
- Regional Economics, Transport and Tourism
- Innovation, Organization, Strategy and Entrepreneurship
- Social Dynamics and Public Policy
- Energy and Environmental Economics Policy
- Economic Research
Research at Bocconi provides insights on contemporary issues and developments, and offers guidance on emerging trends and thinking that may affect society in future. Find out more about knowledge at Bocconi.
Our permanent faculty is made up of talent from all over the world, bringing unique experiences and a desire to collaborate on something bigger. Their knowledge is bolstered by the contributions of adjunct and visiting professors, post doctorate researchers and teaching fellows.
SDA Bocconi School of Management is devoted to sharing the managerial insight and expertise that makes people and organizations better. SDA research aims to explore and develop new management thinking, while we work in partnership with companies and institutions to deliver new methods and insights. Learn more about our School of Management here.
Bocconi also operates a PhD school, which oversees five doctoral programs that enable projects within our areas of interest: Management, Economics and Finance, Law, PA and Statistics
Our PhD students are able to conduct research and learn new ways of thinking, with the guidance of an experienced faculty team. The school also has a proud track record of students continuing their careers across the globe. Candidates learn more about different cultures through exchanges with American and European universities, while many have secured employment at illustrious institutions.
Find out more about the PhD school here.