Faculty Profile

Alessandra Luzzi

Associate Professor - Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship

Publications registered in Cristin

(Current research information system in Norway)


I am an Associate Professor in Strategy and Entrepreneurship at BI.

My research interests focus on Innovation strategy, Entrepreneurship, Firm growth and the effects of Financial constraints for innovative firms. My research papers have been published in Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Organization Science, Research Policy and Industrial and Corporate Change. 

My teaching interests mainly focus on Innovation and technology strategy. I am also teaching in Data Science/Analytics Master of Management courses together with Espen Andersen and John Chandler Johnson. I have been teaching courses in Economics of organization and Statistics at the undergraduate level; Economics of Innovation at the PhD level and International Business at the MBA and MSc level.

Before joining BI I was an Assistant Professor in the Business Department at Carlos III University, Madrid. I received my Ph.D. in Economics and Management from the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies in Pisa, Italy. I received a degree in Statistics from the University La Sapienza in Rome, Italy.
Academic Degrees
Year Academic Department Degree
2004 Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies Ph.D.
1999 La Sapienza M.S.
Work Experience
Year Employer Job Title
2016 - Present BI Norwegian Business School Associate Professor
2013 - 2015 BI Norwegian Business School, Strategy Department Assistant Professor
2005 - 2013 University Carlos III, Business Department Assistant Professor
2011 - 2012 Wharton School Visiting Scholar
2009 - 2009 Luiss University Visiting Professor
2004 - 2005 University Carlos III Post-doctoral Fellow