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Dr Simona Cantarella

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  • Behavioural Finance


ICMA Centre, Whiteknights

Simona holds a BSc and MSc in psychology and neuroscience from University of Padua, and a PhD in Marketing and Reputation from the Henley Business School (University of Reading).

Simona spent over one year as a post-doctoral research fellow at the Faculty of Medicine (Imperial College London) were she conducted research in medical decision making by using Signal Detection theory. Her current research interest focuses on the effect of emotions and biases on financial decision- making under risk and uncertainty. She is currently working as post-doctoral research associate at the ICMA centre on an ESRC project to explore the physiological and behavioural outcomes of risky investment decisions of retail investors.