Professor of economics, Department of Economics and Statistics, University of Siena.
Founder and editor of www.roars.it.
Associate professor of economics, Faculty of Law, Department of Political Economy, University of Siena (2002-2006)
Research fellow of Economics, Faculty of Law, Department of Economics, University of Firenze (1999-2002)
- 1995, Ph.D, History of economics, University of Firenze
- 1991, Laurea, cum laude; Literature (Economic History), University of Firenze
- Member of the evaluation committee of the University of Trento (since 2013)
- Head of the evaluation committee (Nucleo di valutazione) of the University of Siena (2009-2015)
- Member of the evaluation committee of the University of Siena (2006-2009)
- Past President of STOREP (Italian Assocaition for the History of Economic Thought)
- 1997-1998: post doctoral fellowship, Department od Economics, University of Firenze
- 1996: CNR post-doctoral fellowship, Laboratoire LESOD, University of Paris IX-Dauphine
- 1992: Einaudi Foundation, Torino
Non Academic Activities:
Principal investigator for project financed by Banca d’Italia, Banca Nazionale del Lavoro, Ciriec, CNR, Regione Friuli Venezia Giulia, Regione Toscana-Servizio lavoro, Sviluppo Italia, Unioncamere
1998-1999 Research Director, Ciriec-Milano, Office of Firenze
Journals: African Journal of Business Management; Economia Politica ; European Sociological Review; Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology; History of Economic Ideas; Imprese & Storia; Library and Information Science Research; Polis; Public Choice; Rivista Italiana degli Economisti; Statistical Methods and Applications.
Publishers: Routledge; Il Mulino, Bologna; Giunti, Firenze; Edizioni Plus-Università di Pisa; Firenze University Press.