Associate Professor in Economics and Statistics, University of Rome “La Sapienza”
Research Affiliate, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance
University of Southampton, Ph.D., 2004
Panel Data Econometrics, Spatial Statistics and Graph Theory, Regional & Urban Economics, Social Networks, Ethnic Minorities, Integration Patterns in Europe, Crime, Policy Evaluation.
“Ethnic Identity and Labor-Market Outcomes of Immigrants in Europe”, with A. Bisin, T. Verdier and Y. Zenou, Economic Policy, 2011, Volume 65, Issue 1, pages 57-92.
“Peer Effects and Social Networks in Education”, with A. Calvò-Armengol and Y. Zenou, Review of Economic Studies, 2009, Volume 76, Issue 4, pages 1239-1267.
“Are Muslim Immigrants Different in Terms of Cultural Integration?”, with A. Bisin, T. Verdier and Y. Zenou, Journal of the European Economic Association, 2008, Volume 6, Issue 2-3, pages 445-456.
“Unobserved Heterogeneity or Measurement Errors? Testing for Correlated Effects with Measurement Errors”, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2007, Volume 69, Issue 6, pages 867-880.
“Spatial Dependence in Local Unemployment Rates”, with Y. Zenou, Journal of Economic Geography, 2007, Volume 7, Issue 2, pages 169-191.
“Spatial Determinants of Productivity: Analysis for the Regions of Great Britain”, with P. Rice and A.J. Venables, Regional Science & Urban Economics, 2006, Volume 36, Issue 6, pages 727-752.