Francesco Longo is Associate Professor of the Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management at Bocconi University.
At SDA Bocconi, he is researcher at CERGAS Bocconi (Centro di ricerca sulla gestione dell’assistenza sanitaria e sociale), of which he was Director from 2006 to 2012. He is Director of OASI, CERGAS/SDA Bocconi Observatory on healthcare sector and companies. He conducted research and training projects in public and healthcare sector with ministries, regions, public and private companies.
His research activities focus on seven key topics: institutionals and governance models of public sector organisations; firm and networks of public intereststrategy; organization and human resources management in public companies; healthcare organizations management; management of social and primary health care services; public policies design and evaluating in an implementation perspective; and change management in enterprises and public sector.
He is the author of numerous books and articles on the subject. His works have been published in Health Care Management Review, Health Policy, Mecosan, Rivista Trimestrale AGENAS and Azienda Pubblica, among others. He is reviewer for the international journals Public Administration, Health Care Management Review, Managing Accounting Review and The international Journal of Public Sector management; he is member of the scientific committee of the magazines Azienda Pubblica and Prospettive Sociali e Sanitarie and he is referee for Mecosan and Azienda Pubblica. He is member of many national committees, scientific committees and board of directors of many important businesses and national organizations. He was Visiting Professor in many universities, including the Erasmus University Rotterdam and the Aix-Marseille University; he also was Research Fellow at the Kennedy School of Government (Harvard University) and at the University of Potsdam.
Francesco earned a Degree in Economics from Bocconi University.