People at USI: Graziano Mirata
He holds a MS in Finance from Università della Svizzera italiana, with a thesis on ALM models for Swiss pension funds, and a BA in Economics for Financial Markets from Università degli Studi di Siena. During master┐s programme he has focused his studies on quantitative subjects, integrating the master programme with high level courses from the PhD in Finance. In October 2005 he was awarded as best student of the MSc in Finance for the academic year 2004/20045. He is a PhD student in Finance at USI and his research interests are financial econometrics, behavioural finance and risk management.