Degree completed in 2020.

Do firms forget about the environment? Evidence from publicly listed corporations


Academic Profile

Micol Chiesa, is a third-year DPhil Candidate in Financial Geography, under the direction of Professor Gordon L Clark. Micol's research focuses on the effect of debt pricing on corporate environmental performance across countries. She has been involved in several research and consulting projects in environmental finance at organizations such as the World Bank, UNDP, and various companies within the private sector. Micol holds an M.A. from Johns Hopkins University, at the School of Advanced and International Studies (SAIS) and a B.A. from the University of Bologna, School of Diplomacy. Micol is a postgraduate fellow at the Royal Geographical Society and a member of the Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability.

Recent Publications

Journal Articles

Other Publications

  • Chiesa, M. (forthcoming) The Relationship between Debt and Environmental Performance: Evidence from American Publicly Listed Corporations. Working paper.
  • Chiesa, M., Carvalho, S. and Barua, S. (forthcoming) How do Companies React to Cost of Debt? A Study of Debt Effects on Corporate Environmental Performance. Working paper.