I was born in Pavia in 1963. I studied in Pavia (Italian Laurea and Doctorate in Economics) and Oxford (M.Phil. in Economics).
I taught at the University of Pavia, Turin, Polytechnic University of Milan, Castellanza (LIUC), Lucca (IMT), Bethlehem, Cartagena de Indias (Colombia), Milan, Bocconi and Bozen.
Since the first of October, 2019, I am at the University of Milan-Bicocca.