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Dr Stefano Cascino

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Research interests

  • Disclosure regulation in capital markets
  • Corporate governance 
  • Business groups and multinational corporations
  • Executive compensation
  • Credit markets


Stefano Cascino's CV


Articles in refereed journals and working papers

  • Cascino, S., I. Tuna, and O. Urcan. ‘Corporate governance and the efficiency of the internal capital markets.’ Working paper.

  • Cascino, S., and D. Veenman. ‘Inside debt use in CEO compensation.’ Working paper. 

Books and book chapters

  • Cascino, S., M. Clatworthy, B. Garcia Osma, J. Gassen, S. Imam, and T. Jeanjean. ‘Professional investors and the decision usefulness of financial reporting.’ Research monograph commissioned by EFRAG and ICAS, 2016.

  • Cascino, S., M. Clatworthy, B. Garcia Osma, J. Gassen, S. Imam, and T. Jeanjean ‘The use of information by capital providers.’ Research monograph commissioned by EFRAG and ICAS, 2013. (Reviewed by Stephen Zeff in The Accounting Review 89 (4):1565-1572, 2014).

  • Cascino, S. ‘L’approccio conservativo nel financial reporting.’ Rome: Aracne Editrice, 2013.

  • Cascino, S. ‘La funzione informativa del conservatism nella comunicazione di bilancio.’ Naples: Albano Editore, 2008.

  • Cascino, S., and R. Viganó ‘Verso un inquadramento del rapporto tra informazione di bilancio e modelli di governo delle imprese.’ In F. Fortuna (Ed.) ‘La corporate governance nell’esperienza nazionale e internazionale: aspetti comparativi e profili evolutivi.’ Milan: Il Mulino, 2010.

  • Cascino, S. ‘L’applicazione al family business dei metodi fondati sui flussi: limiti e correttivi.’ In E. Viganò (Ed.) “La sensibilità al valore nell’impresa familiare.’ Padova: Cedam, 2006.

Honors, grants and awards

Research grants 

  • 2014 ICAS-EFRAG, £50,000 Research Grant
  • 2012 ICAS-EFRAG, £25,000 Research Grant

Teaching awards

  • 2017 LSE Excellence in Education Award (Winner)
  • 2016 LSE Inaugural Excellence in Education Award (Winner) 
  • 2015 LSE Teaching Excellence Award (Commended Nominee)
  • 2014 LSE Teaching Excellence Award (Commended Nominee)
  • 2012 LSE Teaching Excellence Award (Winner)


  • 2007 AIDEA Annual Conference Best Paper Award
  • 2003 AIMR Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Society Scholarship
  • 2002 Debis Academy IPE Scholarship


Editorial board memberships

  • Accounting and Business Research



Other web pages


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Contact details

Department of Accounting
Room OLD 3.32
London School of Economics
Houghton Street
London WC2A 2AE

Tel:   +44 (0)20 7955 6457
Fax:  +44 (0)20 7242 3912

Email: s.cascino@lse.ac.uk

Administrative contact

Justin Adams, Administrator
Room OLD 3.20
Tel: +44 (0)20 7955 6542
Email: j.adams5@lse.ac.uk