Francesca Zucchi

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OBJECTIVE Complex regional pain syndrome type I (CRPS-I) is a severely disabling pain syndrome for which no definite treatment has been established. The aim of this multi-centre, randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trial was to test the efficacy of the amino-bisphosphonate neridronate in patients with CRP-I. METHODS Eighty-two patients with CRP-I(More)
Credit derivatives give creditors the possibility to transfer debt cash flow rights to other market participants while retaining control rights. We use the market for credit default swaps (CDSs) as a laboratory to show that the real effects of this transfer crucially hinge on the relative bargaining power of shareholders and creditors. We find that(More)
  • Philip Valta, Alexei Zhdanov, Laurent Frésard, Boris Nikolov, Yuri Tserlukevich, Francesca Zucchi
  • 2012
We study the choice between public and private debt in a firm's marginal financing decision and its effects on corporate investment. To do so, we build a dynamic model of investment and financing decisions in which firms can choose not only the amount but also the type of debt to issue to finance investment. The paper shows how various firm and industry(More)
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