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I received a PhD in Economics and Finance from the University of Manchester (UK) and a PhD in Economics from the University of Naples Parthenope. Since 2012 I am a Full Professor of Economics at the University of Naples Parthenope. From June 2015 to May 2019 I was the Director of the Institute for Studies on Mediterranean Societies which sSSM which, following his project presented to the CNR, has become part of the current ISMed.
My research interests cover different issues in the areas of Development Economics, Economic Growth and on Monetary and Financial Economics. In recent years I have focused my attention on the study of the relationships between the underground economy and financial development and between corruption and economic growth. All references to my publications can be found at this link.
I have been “visiting professor” at numerous universities, including the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee (USA), the University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain) and the University of Manchester (UK).
I have coordinated several research groups in national and international projects including several Horizon projects. I have contributed to the organisation of numerous conferences and workshops.
I have a long teaching experience in Macroeconomics, Economic Growth, Economic Policy, Monetary Economics Public Economics both at graduate and undergraduate level. Apart form the University of Naples Parthenope, were I am based, I have been teaching at the University of Santiago de Compostela, University of Manchester, University of Liverpool, University of Wisconsin, among others.
Climate, economy and environment: The “Report on the Mediterranean economies” 2019 Edition edited by Salvatore Capasso Naples, Circolo Ufficiali della Marina Militare Via Cesario Console 3/bis Monday 2 March 2020 at 10.00 a.m. streaming flyer and agenda news on CNR website
Climate change, socio-economic crises and food (in) security: a Mediterranean in TransitionConference in honor of Eugenia Ferragina Monday 17 September 2018, 9.30 am Navy Officers Circle Via Cesario Console, 3 bis Naples flyer news on CNR website
The Mediterranean area between unemployment, emigration and new opportunities for economic development Debate on the results presented in the Report on the economies of the Mediterranean. Edition 2017 edited by Eugenia Ferragina Wednesday, March 14, 2018, 10.30 am National Research Council Rome – Piazzale Aldo Moro, 7 Conference Hall flyer news on CNR website press …