Economics serving society
Olimpia Cutinelli-Rendina

Olimpia Cutinelli-Rendina


Paris School of Economics, EHESS

Campus Jourdan – 3, rue d'Ulm 75005 Paris

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Research groups: Macroeconomics

Olimpia Cutinelli-Rendina is available for positions

Olimpia Cutinelli-Rendina is an EJME candidate and JOE Network candidate

  • Primary Field: Political Economy
  • Secondary Fields: Applied microeconomics, Environmental Economics
  • References: Philippe Aghion, Matilde Bombardini, Francesco Trebbi, Vincent Pons
  • Job Market PAPER: Environmentally-Responsible Demand: Irresponsible Lobbying?
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Olimpia is an empirical political economist interested in questions related to corporate lobbying, competition and the environment. Her research combines quasi-experimental settings with original datasets to understand how firms leverage political influence tools to face changes in market structure, such as increasing sustainable demand or rising foreign competition.

Thesis Supervisor: Aghion Philippe

Academic year of registration: 2018/2019

Thesis title: Essays on The Determinants and Effects of Corporate Lobbying

Year of thesis defense: 2022/2023

Date of thesis defense: 22 June 2023

On June 22, 2023 at 2:30 pm (Paris time) I will defend my thesis Essays on The Determinants and Effects of Corporate Lobbying


To participate:

Collège de France (salle 1), 11 place Marcelin Berthelot 75005 Paris



M. Pierre Boyer, Ecole polytechnique-CREST

M. Leonardo Bursztyn, University of Chicago

M. Vincent Pons, Harvard Business School

M. Thierry Verdier, EHESS


Thesis supervisor:

M. Philippe Aghion (Directeur de thèse), Collège de France