Former professor of Economic Policy,
Classical Matrix: Liceo Classico Lorenzo Costa. La Spezia, July 1960.
Student, Faculty of Law, University of Pisa, 1960-65, and Collegio Giuridico, Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, 1960-64.
Visiting Student, Faculty of Law,
Visiting Student, Faculty of Economics,
Degree (laurea) in law, cum laude,
Diploma in Economic Planning, with
distinction, and doctorate in Economics, Central School of Planning and
Assistant, Faculty of Economics and Commerce,
Visiting Lecturer of Economics, then
Associate Professor of Economics, Université Officielle du Congo/Université
Lecturer in the Theory and Policy of Economic Growth and Development, from January 1972 to February 1981, then Professor of Economic Policy, Department of Economics and Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Pisa until first November 2012.
Director of the Institute of Economics and Finance, Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Pisa from November 1980 to the end of 1995.
Academic visitor, Faculty of Economics and
Senior Associate Member, St. Antony's
Visiting professor, University of Linz (Austria), May-June 1986.
Visiting professor, Faculty of Economics, University of Warsaw, October 1987, November 1988 and June 1989.
Visiting Professor, University of Lodz (Poland) in March 1990.
From 1984 to 1991 member of the Executive Committee of AISSEC (Italian Association for Comparative Economic Studies). In 1988 and 1989 president of the latter. From 1990 to 1992 member of the Executive Committee of EACES (European Association for Comparative Economic Studies).
Member of the Editorial Board of Economic Change and Restructuring. Served in the past as member of the Editorial Board of: Economic Systems; Moct/Most: Economic Policy in Transitional Economies; Economic Analysis: Journal of Social Enterprise and Participation, Economics of Planning
Referee for many scientific journals.
From 1976 to 1979 reviewer for Mathematical Reviews (Journal of the American Mathematical Association).
Fluent (with a decreasing degree of fluency) in English, French, Polish and German. Rudimentary knowledge of Russian.
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