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Manuela Presutti

Associate Professor

Department of Management

Academic discipline: SECS-P/08 Management

Director of Second Cycle Degree of Tourism Economics and Management

Curriculum vitae

Manuela Presutti  was born in Pescara (Italy). She earned her Bachelor in Management from the Luiss Guido Carli University of Rome,  Italy, in 1997. In 2003, she

took a Ph.D in Management at the University of Bologna, Department of Management. In 2004 she joined the Department of Business Studies, University of Uppsala, as Visiting

Scholar, where she conducted research on the  impact of social capital  on internationalization process, together with prof. Mats Forsgren.

From 2005 to 2010 she was an  Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Economy of the University of Bologna.Since 2010 she is an Associate Professor of Management. She teaches Management of Tourism at the Faculty of Economy of Rimini (Bologna).

Manuela Presutti's main research activity was originally focused on small firms and internationalisation process. During the last years, her research interest

have included the analysis ofsocial networks, the tie between social capital and new firms creation, inudstrial clusters. Most of her scientific production is about New Business Development,

Entrepreneurship, and Social Capital. On these topics she has publications on national journals and international journals.