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Structure Department of Economics and Management
Telephone 0498271508
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Scientific sector SECS-P/02 - POLITICA ECONOMICA
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Office hours
Tuesday from 11:30 to 12:30 Studio docente (office room) - via del Santo 33, Padova, 1° piano (1st floor) Prossimo ricevimento: martedì 24 settembre
(updated on 08/09/2019 22:52)

Curriculum Vitae

Lecturer's Curriculum (PDF): 4FD07667CE6DC0DA28DDD61A73393A5F.pdf

Research areas
The main research interests are the following:

- regional and urban economics, geography of innovation
- international economics: multinational enterprises, foreign direct investments, and offshoring
- economics of innovation and technological change: determinants and effects
- labour and human capital economics

Does energy price affect energy efficiency? Cross-country panel evidence, ENERGY POLICY, 129, 896-906, 2019 (with F. Fontini).

I luoghi fertili per l'innovazione. Uno studio sulla localizzazione delle start-up innovative in Italia (with F. Gambarotto), ECONOIA E SOCIETA' REGIONALE, 36(3), 2018.

The role of industry variety in the creation of innovative start-ups in Italy, SMALL BUSINESS ECONOMICS, forthcoming, 2018 (with F. Gambarotto).

Governing offshoring in a stringent environmental policy setting: evidence from Made in Italy firm, JOURNAL OF CLEANER PRODUCTION, 155(2), 103-113, 2017 (with V. De Marchi and E. Di Maria).

Flexible pay systems and labour productivity: evidence from Emilia Romagna manufacturing firms, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MANPOWER, 38(4), 1-20, 2017 (with D. Antonioli and P. Pini).

A rational explanation of the redistribution paradox. Theory and empirical evidence , SCOTTISH JOURNAL OF POLITICAL ECONOMY, 63(5), 539-555, 2016 (with F. Farina and F. Fontini).

Education and training in a model of endogenous growth with creative wear and tear , ECONOMIA POLITICA - JOURNAL OF ANALYTICAL AND INSTITUTIONAL ECONOMICS, 33(1), 35-62, 2016 (with A. Van Zon).

Urban size and KIBS vertical disintegration: the case of Milan, EUROPEAN PLANNING STUDIES, 24(12), 2241-2256, 2016 (with G. Cainelli).

Local market size, social capital and outsourcing: evidence from Emilia Romagna , SMALL BUSINESS ECONOMICS, 47(1), 243-260, 2016 (with M.R. Ferrante and R. Leoncini).

From outsourcing to productivity, passing through training: microeconometric evidence from Italy. INDUSTRY AND INNOVATION, accepted for publication, 23(5), 407-425, 2016.

Inward greenfield FDI and innovation, ECONOMIA E POLITICA INDUSTRIALE - JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL AND BUSINESS ECONOMICS, 42(1), 93-116, 2015 (with R. Bronzini and G. Cainelli).

Banks, related variety and firms' investments, LETTERS IN SPATIAL AND RESOURCE SCIENCES, 8(1), 89-99, 2015 (with G. Cainelli, M. Ferrari and S. Tomasini).

Spatial agglomeration, production technology and the choice to make and/or buy. Empirical evidence from Emilia Romagna machine tool industry. REGIONAL STUDIES, 48(2), 284-300, 2014 (with M.R. Ferrante and R. Leoncini).

List of taught course units in A.Y. 2019/20
Degree course code (?) Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
EP1980 COMMON EPP5070000 6 1st Year (2019/20) First
IF0314 COMMON EPP5070000 6 1st Year (2019/20) First
EP2372 COMMON EPP6077099 12 1st Year (2019/20) First
EP2093 COMMON EPP4064633 6 2nd Year (2019/20) Second