Annarita Trotta

AnnaritaTrotta, PhD, is Full Professor of Banking and Finance at “University Magna Græcia” (UMG) of Catanzaro (Italy), where she currently teaches “Economics and Management of Financial Institutions and Markets”.
She holds a PhD in Business Administration from the University of Naples “Federico II” (Italy), where she was Assistant Professor of Banking (from 1995 to 2001). In 2001 she moved to the “Federico II” at UMG. She has taught several courses over the years, at both under graduate and graduate levels, including Banking, Financial Markets, Corporate Finance. She is a member of the Evaluation Unit of the LUM Jean Monnet University (Italy). She serves as a member of the editorial board and referee for many scientific journals.
Over her 25-year academic career, she has authored (or co-authored) more than 60 original scientific publications and 4 books. Her primary areas of research are: Social and sustainable finance; Impact Investing; Alternative finance and sustainability; Reputational risk and reputational crisis in the banking sector.
Currently, she is a research unit coordinator (2017-2020) of the Project “An Italian Platform for Impact Finance: financial models for social inclusion and sustainable welfare”, in collaboration with: Sapienza, University of Rome (Project Leader).