Education: graduated from Univ of Genoa (1981), MSc
Economics (LSE, 1985), Doctorate in Economics (European University
Academic Positions: Res Fellow (IGIER: 1991), Assistant
Professor (Univ of Genoa: 1991-92), Associate Professor (Univ of
Genoa: 1992-94; AMS Univ of Bologna: 1994-2000), Professor of
Political Economy (AMS Univ of Bologna: 2001 to date).
Academic Administration: Dean of the Faculty of
Economics of the Rimini Campus of Unibo and Member of the Academic Senate (2006-2012), formerly
deputy-dean and course director. From May 2012 to May 2015, member
of the University Board of Governors.
Other positions and memberships: member of
Società Italiana degli Economisti, the European
Economic Association, the Econometric Society.