Bertero, Elisabetta

Dr Elisabetta Bertero  


Position held

Lecturer in Finance


Experience keywords:

Italian economy; international finance and exchange rates; soft budget constraint and state-owned firms; sub-sovereign debt and bonds


French [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Basic]; Italian [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]; Spanish [Spoken: Basic, Written: Basic]

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LSE phone number:

020 7955 7549



Bertero, Elisabetta (2006) Does a change in the ownership of firms, from public to private, make a difference? Working paper, First Milan European Economy Workshop.


Bertero, Elisabetta (2003) Fa differenza il cambiamento dell'assetto proprietario, da pubblico a privati? Economia Pubblica, 33 (2). ISSN 0390-6140

Bertero, Elisabetta (2003) An international economic perspective on the results of the 2001 Italian elections In: Leonardi, Robert and Fedele, Marcello, (eds.) Italy: Politics and Policy. Ashgate, Aldershot, UK, 210-218. ISBN 9781840140552

Bertero, Elisabetta and Rondi, Laura (2003) Hardening a soft budget constraint through "upward devolution" to a supranational institution: the case of the European Union and Italian state-owned firms In: Sun, Laixiang, (ed.) Ownership and Governance of Enterprises: Recent Innovative Developments. Studies in development economics and policy. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke. ISBN 9781403916334


Bertero, Elisabetta and Rondi, Laura (2002) Does a switch of budget regimes affect investment and managerial discretion of state-owned enterprises?: evidence from Italian firms Journal of Comparative Economics, 30 (4). 836-863. ISSN 0147-5967


Bertero, Elisabetta and Rondi, Laura (2000) Financial pressure and the behaviour of public enterprises under soft and hard budget constraints: evidence from Italian panel data Journal of Public Economics, 75 (1). 73-98. ISSN 0047-2727

Bertero, Elisabetta and Rondi, Laura (2000) Investment, cash flow and managerial discretion in state-owned firms: evidence across soft and hard budget constraints Working paper, Ceris-Cnr.


Bertero, Elisabetta (1997) Restructuring financial systems in transition and developing economies: an approach based on the French financial system Economics of Transition, 5 (2). 367-393. ISSN 0967-0750


Bertero, Elisabetta (1994) The banking system, financial markets, and capital structure: some new evidence from France Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 10 (4). 68-78. ISSN 0266-903X


Bertero, Elisabetta and Mayer, Colin (1990) Structure and performance: global interdependence of stock markets around the crash of October 1987 European Economic Review, 34 (6). 1155-1180. ISSN 0014-2921

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