GHEZZI SIMONE

Role: 
Associate professor
Academic disciplines: 
DEMOLOGY, ETHNOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY (M-DEA/01)
Telephone: 
0264487480
Reception Hours: 

By appointment

Room: 
U7, Piano: III, Stanza: 348
Via Bicocca degli Arcimboldi 8 - 20126 MILANO

Biography

Simone Ghezzi (PhD, University of Toronto) is associate professor in economic anthropology and social/cultural anthropology at the University of Milan-Bicocca. He is a member of the editorial board Antropologia (New Series). He is also member of the URBEUR faculty board (PH.D programme in Urban and Local European Studies – Università di Milano-Bicocca and other European partners). His research interests include: family entrepreneurship, informal economies, culture and economy, artisan production, local development and kinship. He is currently continuing his research on the relationship between artisan and industrial production in northern Italian industrial districts. He has been a Visiting Fellow at the Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University (Providence), visiting professor at Huazhong Agricultural University, College of Human Science and Law (Wuhan, China), and at the Department of Anthropology, University of Toronto (Canada).

Publications

  • Ghezzi, S. (2020). Crisis of production and crisis of reproduction: The disappearance of woodcarvers in the furniture-making district of the brianza, lombardy. In F. D'Aloisio, & S. Ghezzi (a cura di), Facing the Crisis: Ethnographies of Work in Italian Industrial Capitalism (pp. 56-79). New York (USA); Oxford (UK) : Berghahn Books.
  • D'Aloisio, F., & Ghezzi, S. (2020). The crisis in italy: Anthropological insights on changes of work,enterprise and life horizons. In F. D'Aloisio, & S. Ghezzi (a cura di), Facing the Crisis: Ethnographies of Work in Italian Industrial Capitalism (pp. 1-30). New York (USA); Oxford (UK) : Berghahn Books.
  • D'Aloisio, F., & Ghezzi, S. (2020). Facing the Crisis: Ethnographies of Work in Italian Industrial Capitalism. New York (USA); Oxford (UK) : Berghahn Books.
  • Ghezzi, S., & Mingione, E. (2019). Unsustainable Capitalism: Marx and Polanyi Contributions. FISCAOECONOMIA, 3(2), 95-110.
  • Ghezzi, S. (2019). Artisan Entrepreneurs. How the Culture of Craftsmanship Shapes a Local Economy. In I. Bernhard (a cura di), Unlocking the Potential of Regions Through Entrepreneurship and InnnovationIren (pp. 175-186). Trollhattan : University West.