Francesca Molinari

H. T. Warshow and Robert Irving Warshow Professor
Economics, College of Arts and Sciences/Statistical Science, Computing and Information Science

Contact Information

458 Uris Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-6367

Francesca Molinari

H. T. Warshow and Robert Irving Warshow Professor
Economics, College of Arts and Sciences/Statistical Science, Computing and Information Science

Expertise
Econometric theory; applied econometrics

Current Research Interest
Partial identification analysis; statistical inference; estimation of risk preferences; structural estimation; rounding of probabilistic expectations

Distinction
H. T. Warshow and Robert Irving Warshow Professor
Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice International Fellow
Robert and Helen Appel Fellowship for Humanists and Social Scientists
Merrill Scholars Program Outstanding Educator Citations
American Statistical Association Zellner Thesis Award for Best Thesis in Business and Economic Statistics

Selected Publications
Barseghyan, Levon, Francesca Molinari, Ted O’Donoghue, and Joshua C. Teitelbaum. “The Nature of Risk Preferences: Evidence from Insurance Choice.” American Economic Review 103, no. 6 (2013): 2499-2529.

Beresteanu, Arie, Ilya Molchanov, and Francesca Molinari. “Sharp Identification Regions in Models with Convex Moment Predictions.” Econometrica 79, no. 6 (2011): 1785-1821.

Cornell Research Website Article
The Beauty of Logic and Rigor in Data