BIRTHDATE: September 6, 1942
1967 - Degree in Statistics, University of Rome La Sapienza
1963 - Bachelor of Arts , University of Bologna
November 2012 Retired
2008 - 2012 Full professor "Applied and development economics", Faculty of Statistics, University of Rome "
2001 - 2007 Dean of the master on "Local development and economy of solidarity (SLES)"
2001 - 2008 Full professor "Development economics", Faculty of Statistics, University of Rome "La Sapienza"
1983 (Jan-Jul) Research Associate, Queens College, City University of New York
1982 - 2001 Associate professor "Theory and Politics of Economic Development", Dipartimento di Scienze
Economiche", Faculty of Statistics, University of Rome "La Sapienza".
1979 - 1980 (Oct - Jun) Research Associate, Institute for the Study of Social Change, University of California, Berkeley
1973 - 1982 Assistant professor, Istituto di Economia, Facoltà di Scienze Statistiche, University of Rome "La Sapienza"
1971 - 1972 Researcher at National Committee of Research (CNR)
1969 - 1970 Research fellowship, Facoltà di Scienze Statistiche, University of Rome "La Sapienza"
1967 -1968 Army service
I have been involved in teaching economics, for undergraduate, graduate and adult education. In the last nineteen years I taught courses in Development Theory and Applied Economics at The University of Rome La Sapienza.
Topics related to economic development. In particular the problems concerning the measure and the comparison of the economic development levels among countries. Also problems of the role of public expenditure in the economic development.