NPDE: FACULTY

A. Acconcia
Professor of Economics at the University of Naples Federico II and Research Fellow at CSEF.
He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Naples Federico II. His research topics encopass the fields of fiscal policy and public sector, organized crime, mafia and corruption, growth and economic inequalities.


A. Bennardo
Professor of Economics at the University of Salerno, and Research fellow at CSEF.
He holds the European Doctoral Program in Quantitative Economics from Delta (France) and a Ph.D. in Economics from the Bocconi University. His research interests focus on competition with asymmetric Information, contract theory, general equilibrium theory, and financial economics.


A. Ellul
Associate Professor of Finance and Fred T. Greene Chair in Finance at the Kelley School of Business (Indiana University), and Research fellow at CSEF.
He holds a PhD in Finance from the London School of Economics and Political Science. His research interests focus on empirical corporate finance and market microstructure. 


A. Rosato
Senior Lecturer in Economics at the UTS Business School and Research fellow at CSEF and  ARC DECRA.
He holds a PhD in Finance from the UC Berkeley. His research interests focus on m
icroeconomic theory, behavioral economics, industrial organization, and public finance.


A. Scognamiglio
Post-doctoral researcher at the Center for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF).
She holds a PhD in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Her research interests lie in labor economics and political economy.


A. Zazzaro

Professor of economics at the University of Naples Federico II and fellow at CSEF, MoFiR, and Centro Studi Luca d’Agliano.
He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Ancona (Italy) . His current research interests are in money and banking, migration and remittances, family firms and economic development. 


C. Guerriero
Research Fellow at DISES of the University of Naples Federico II,and Honorary Research Fellow in Health Economics, Health Services Research Unit at the Department of Public Health and Policy of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
She holds a Ph.D. in Health Economics from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Her research interests focus on health economics, economic evaluation of environmental health interventions, and collective household model approach.


C. Meo
Professor of mathematics at the University of Naples Federico II. 
She holds a Ph.D. in Mathematical Economics from the University of Naples Federico II. Her research interests are in the fields of cooperative and non cooperative game theory, general equilibrium, asymmetric information, mathematical economics.


E. Sartori
Post-doctoral researcher at the University of Naples Federico II.
He is a Ph.D. candidate in Economics at Princeton University. His primary research interests are in applied microeconomic theory, information economics, and search/labor.


F. Caruso
Post-doctoral researcher at the University if Naples Federico II.
He holds a Ph.D. Economics from the University of Naples Federico II. His research interest is in the field of mathematics for game theory and economics.


F.F. Russo
Assistant Professor of Political Economy at the University of Naples Federico II.
He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Boston University. His main fields of interests are public finance and development.


G. Andreottola
Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Cowles Foundation in Yale and at CSEF.
He received the Ph.D. in Economics at the European University Institute in Florence. His research is in applied microeconomic theory, with a particular focus on political economy and information economics.


G. Immordino
Full Professor of Political Economy at the University of Naples Federico II  and Research fellow at CSEF.
He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Toulouse (France). His research interests lie in microeconomics, public economics, law & economics, and behavioral economics.  


G.W. Puopolo
Assistant Professor of Finance at the University of Naples Federico II and Research Fellow at CSEF .
He holds a Ph.D. in Finance from the  Lausanne and Swiss Finance Institute, and a Ph.D. in Economics  from the University of Naples Federico II. His main areas of research include asset pricing anomalies, portfolio choice problems with frictions, asymmetric information.


L. Anderlini
Chair of the Department of Economics and Professor of Economics at the Georgetown University.
He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Cambridge. His main research interests lie in game theory and contract theory. 


L. Iovino
Assistant Professor in Economics at the Bocconi University and IGIER.
He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). His research interests are in the fields of macroeconomics, finance, and economic theory.


L. Pandolfi
Post-doctoral researcher at the Center for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF).
He holds a Ph.D. in Economics, Finance and Management form the Universitat Pompeu Fabra. His main research interests are in banking, international economics, experimental finance and applied microeconomics.


M. Carillo

Research Fellow in the Economics Department of the University of Naples Federico II and CSEF.
He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Brown University. His research interests lie in the fields of economic growth and development, economic history, macroeconomics, and political economy.


M. G. Graziano
Professor of Mathematics, Director of the Department of Economics and Statistics (DISES) at the University of Naples Federico II, and Research fellow at CSEF.
She holds a Ph.D. in Mathematics from the University of Naples Federico II. Her current research focuses on general equilibrium theory, infinite dimensional economies, economies with public goods, economies with uncertainty and asymmetric information.


M. Pagano
Professor of  Finance at DISES of the University of Naples Federico II, Director of CSEF, and President at EIEF.
He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) . His research topics encompass the fields of Corporate finance, law and finance, market microstructure, banking, macroeconomics .


M. Pagnozzi
Professor of Economics at the University of Naples Federico II, Director of the MEF and of the LMEF, and research fellow at CSEF.
He has a Ph.D. in Economics from Oxford University and a Doctorate in Applied Mathematics from the University of Naples Federico II. His research focuses on auction theory, industrial organization and information economics.


M. Pesce

Associate Professor of Mathematical Economics at DISES of the University of Naples Federico II, and Research fellow at CSEF.
She holds a Ph.D. in Mathematics for Economic Analysis and Finance from the University of Naples Federico II. Her research interests are in the fields of general equilibrium theory, mixed markets, economies with uncertainty and asymmetric information, economies with public goods, and fairness.


M. Stein 
Post-doctoral researcher at the University of Naples Federico II.
She holds a Ph.D. in Economics at the Paris School of Economics. Her research focuses on business and social networks in development economics, at their intersections with public policy interventions and state institutions (courts, tax authority).


N. Urbinati
Ph.D. Candidate at DISES, University of Naples Federico II.
He received a M.S. in Mathematics at the University of Udine (Italy). His research topics are microeconomic theory, mathematical economics, walrasian general equilibrium.


R. Nisticò 
Senior Assistant Professor of Economics (RTD-B) at the University of Naples Federico II and research fellow at CSEF .
He holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Essex. His research interests focus on development economics, economics of education, health economics, labor economics and political economics.


S. Simonelli

Professor of Economics at the University of Naples Federico II and research fellow at CSEF.
He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Naples Federico II. His current research focuses on fiscal policy, macroeconomic forecasting and instability of financial institutions. He is a co-founder of Now-Casting.com.


T. Jappelli
Professor of Economics University of Naples Federico II and research fellow at CSEF.
He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Boston College. His research interests focus on consumption, household finance, intergenerational transfers, pension reforms, financial integration, banking, applied econometrics, and macroeconomics.


T. Oliviero
Assistant professor of Economics at the University of Naples Federico II and research fellow at CSEF.
He received his Ph.D. in Economics from the European University Institute. His research interests focus on financial economics, macroeconomics, and housing economics.  


V. Platino
Assistant Professor (RTDa) of Mathematical Economics  at the University of Naples Federico II and research fellow at CSEF.
He received the Ph.D in Applied Mathematics & Ph.D in Economics (Joint PhD degree) form the Paris School of Economics – Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne  & University Ca’ Foscari of Venice. His research interests focus on economic theory, externalities, revealed preferences, collective decision making, general equilibrium, game theory, political economy & applied contract theory.


V. Scalzo
Full Professor in Mathematics for Economics and Finance at the University of Naples Federico II.
He holds a Ph.D. in Mathematics from the University of Naples Federico II. Main topics of his research are existence and convergence of Nash equilibria and weak equilibria in discontinuous games, and mathematics for game theory and economics.