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Episode 16 - Giorgio Questa on the media's role in the financial crisis


Cass Business School
Senior Visiting Fellow

Giorgio started his career as an assistant professor of financial economics at the University of Rome. He then joined IMI (now SanPaoloIMI) where he held several senior positions, including: (a) head of research, and (b) CEO of IMI International.

After leaving banking in 1995, Giorgio returned to teaching (postgraduate level), research, and consulting. He has published a number of articles, and the book Fixed Income Analysis for the Global Financial Market (1999) John Wiley - Frontiers in Finance. He is currently working on a new book on Derivatives, Financial Risk Management, and Financial Engineering.

He held Visiting Professorships at Venice International University, George Washington University Graduate School of Business (Washington DC), Fordham Graduate School of Business (New York).


Questa, G. (1999). Fixed-income Analysis for the Global Financial Market: Money Market, Foreign Exchange, Securities, and Derivatives. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons. ISBN 978-0-471-24653-4.

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  • 2003 - present, MSc Banking & International Finance, Director
  • 2003 - present, MSc Investment Management, Director

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