Magda Bianco is currently senior economist at the Law & Economics research department of the Bank of Italy, where, in various departments, she has worked since 1989. From 1992 to 1996 she has been professor of Industrial Organisation at the Università degli Studi di Bergamo. She holds a Ph.D. degree in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a master degree in Economics.
Her current research interests are in the field of corporate governance and company law; the economics of bankruptcy; the economics of civil justice. She has published articles on Italian corporate governance, bank-firm relationships, financial structure.