Professor Francesca Molinari was recently elected a Fellow of the Econometric Society. The Econometric Society is an international society for the advancement of economic theory in its relation to statistics and mathematics. The Society publishes Econometrica, Quantitative Economics, and Theoretical Economics journals. They also have a publication of a research Monograph Series and organization of scientific meetings in six regions of the world.
Professor Molinari is the H.T. Warshow and Robert Irving Warshow Professor in the Department of Economics at Cornell University. Her research interests are in econometrics, both theoretical and applied. Most of her theoretical work is in partial identification, while her empirical work is concerned with estimation of risk preferences.