ARNALDO CAMUFFO

Courses a.y. 2023/2024

Biographical note

Arnaldo Camuffo is Professor of Management at the Department of Management & Technology, Bocconi University, Milan where he is also Co-Director of the ION Management Science Lab at the SDA-Bocconi School of Management. After getting an MBA from the Sloan School of Management at MIT (1989) and a PhD from the University of Venice (1990), he taught at the University of Venice and Padua and held visiting position at the Industrial Performance Center at MIT and the University of Michigan, Dearborn. His research has appeared in leading international journals (including Management Science, Organization Science, Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal) and his books have been widely publicized. He has served in the editorial board of several management journals, won scholarly awards and played various roles in the management scholarly community.


About

His recent paper “Curbing the Addition Bias: Scientific Approaches and Propensity to Subtract in Entrepreneurial Ideas Development” (co-authored with Diego Jannace) has won the Best Empirical Paper Award (Entrepreneurship Division) at the 2023 Academy of Management Conference, Boston.


Research interests

Research interests

strategic decision-making; entrepreneurship; lean management; modularity; strategic human capital 

Publicly available dataset

"A Scientific Approach to Entrepreneurial Decision Making" - publicly available data RCTs 1-4 

https://web.tresorit.com/l/MIvlt#NlIDxZUhIlWliCiXDCiK3w


Selected Publications

Camuffo, Arnaldo; Gambardella, Alfonso; Messinese, Danilo; Novelli, Elena; Paolucci, Emilio; Spina, Chiara
A scientific approach to entrepreneurial decision-making: large scale replication and extension
STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT JOURNAL, 2024

De Stefano, Federica; Bidwell, Matthew; Camuffo, Arnaldo
Do managers capture the value they create? Drivers of managers' value capture in a large retail chain
STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT JOURNAL, 2022

Camuffo, Arnaldo; Cordova, Alessandro; Gambardella, Alfonso; Spina, Chiara
A scientific approach to entrepreneurial decision making: evidence from a randomized control trial
MANAGEMENT SCIENCE, 2020

De Stefano, Federica; Bonet, Rocio; Camuffo, Arnaldo
Does losing temporary workers matter? The effects of planned turnover on replacements and unit performance
ACADEMY OF MANAGEMENT JOURNAL, 2019

Andrea Furlan; Anna Cabigiosu; Camuffo, Arnaldo
When the mirror gets misted up: Modularity and technological change
STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT JOURNAL, 2014

A. Cabigiosu; F. Zirpoli; Camuffo, Arnaldo
Modularity, interfaces definition and the integration of external sources of innovation in the automotive industry
RESEARCH POLICY, 2013

Camuffo, Arnaldo; A. Cabigiosu
Beyond the "Mirroring" Hypothesis: Product Modularity and Interorganizational Relations in the Air Conditioning Industry
ORGANIZATION SCIENCE, 2012

Camuffo, Arnaldo; Furlan A.; Rettore E.
Risk sharing in supplier relations: an agency model for the Italian Air Conditioning Industry
STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT JOURNAL, 2007