Curriculum Vitae

SDA Fellow

Bachelor in Law, University of Milan, Italy, 1990
M.A. in Economics, New York University, N.Y., U.S.A.,1993
Ph.D. in Public Economics, Department of Public Economics, University of Pavia, Italy, 1996
Ph.D. in Economics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2001


Academic position and/or Professional activities

Associate Professor in Public Economics, University of Padova, Italy


Research Interests

  • Taxation, investment and growth
  • Economic analysis of the determinants and the impacts of technological change and innovation
  • Economic analysis of education
  • Public policies for innovation
  • Analysis of income distribution
  • Fiscal federalism
  • Law and Economics, Regulation and Antitrust