PhD Students

Current Students

XXIX Cycle (fifth year PhD students)

  • Angino Siria (Fields: Applied Microeconomics and Applied Econometrics)
  • Cioffi Marika (Fields: Political Economy and Applied Microeconomics)
  • Corea Francesco (Fields: Econometrics and Financial Economics)
  • Grasso Adriana (Fields: Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics and Financial Markets)
  • Filiani Pasquale (Fields: Macroeconomics and Monetary Policy)
  • Natoli Filippo (Fields: Financial Economics, Monetary Economics and International Economics)
  • Nuru Naser Yenus (Fields: Macroeconomics, Time Series Analysis, Monetary Policy, Fiscal Policy and Development)

XXX Cycle (fourth year PhD students)

  • Ianiro Annalaura (Field: Industrial Organization)
  • Bassanin Marzio (Fields: Macroeconomics, Monetary Policy and Macroprudential Policy)
  • Privitera Francesco (Fields: Applied Microeconomics and Political Economy)
  • Brandi Giuseppe (Fields: Financial Econometrics, Computational Statistics and Mathematical Finance)
  • Di Benedetto Raluca (Fields: Macroeconomics, Monetary Policy and International Macro-Finance)

XXXI Cycle (third year PhD students)

  • Nguyen Tho Khiem
  • Sharma Vivek (Field: Macroeconomics)
  • Yaka Irmak
  • Anyanwu Ugochukwu Michael (Fields: Macroeconomics, Economic Growth, Monetary Economics & Financial Regulation)

XXXII Cycle (second year PhD students)

  • Felli Chiara
  • Sabatini Fabiana
  • Masucci Valentino
  • Gallorini Luca

XXXIII Cycle (first year PhD students)

  • Rillo Giovanni
  • Franconi Alessandro

Past Students

Thesis Defended (To be updated)

  • Cagnazzo Alberto (2017)
  • Galardo Maddalena (2017)
  • Milano Valentina (2017)
  • Rovo Natasha (2017)
  • Zokaei Ashtiani Amin (2017)
  • Cole Alexandre Lucas (2016), Fiscal Policy Coordination and Government Debt Deleveraging in the EMU (Thesis Advisor: Pierpaolo Benigno).
    Current Position and Institution: Research Fellow at Luiss Guido Carli.
  • Zubareva Bottan Daria (2016), Essays in Public Economics (Thesis Advisor: Liliane Giardino-Karlinger).
  • Galliera Arianna (2016), Adaptation Dynamics in Individual and Strategic Behavior: An Experimental Analysis (Thesis Advisors: Daniela Di Cagno and Giovanni Ponti).
    Current Position and Institution: Research Fellow at Luiss Guido Carli (Assegno di ricerca).
  • Scalone Valerio (2015), Saving private DSGE (Thesis Advisor: Giuseppe Ragusa).
    Current Position and Institution: Economist at Banque de France.
  • Caruso Alberto (2015), Essays in applied macroeconomics (Thesis Advisor: Giuseppe Ragusa).
    Current Position and Institution: Economist at Now-Casting Economics, London.
  • Auricchio Marta (2015), Local Manufacturing Multiplier and Human Capital (Thesis Advisor: Giuseppe Ragusa).
    Current Position and Institution: Bank of Italy (Torino), Local Economic Analysis and Research Division.
  • Maggio Giuseppe (2015), Essay in Applied Economics (Thesis Advisor: Fabiano Schivardi).
    Current Position and InstitutionResearch Fellow at the School of Global Studies, University of Sussex.
  • Prosperi Lorenzo (2015), Essays on the Political Economy of Debt in Emerging Countries (Thesis Advisor: Nicola Borri).
    Current Position and Institution: Economist at Prometeia Spa.
  • Pacifico Antonio (2014), Heterogeneity, Commonality and Interdependence in the Euro Area: Size and Dynamics of Fiscal Spillover Effects in macroeconomic-financial linkages (Thesis Advisor: Giuseppe Ragusa).
  • Romei Federica (2014), Essays in Macroeconomics of Debt Deleveraging (Thesis Advisor: Pierpaolo Benigno).
    Current Position and Institution: Assistant Professor in Economics at Stockholm School of Economics.
  • Donadelli Michael (2014), Global economic and Financial integration: an empirical and theoretical analysis (Thesis Advisor: Nicola Borri).
    Current Position and Institution: Assistant Professor of Finance @ Research Center SAFE (Goethe University Frankfurt).
  • Improta Alan John (2013), Tell Me Your Portfolio and I Will Guess Who You Are: Social Incentives for More Incentive Fitting Pension Funds (Thesis Advisor: Giuseppe Ragusa).
  • De Grassi Di Pianura Mattia (2013), Essays on the Effects of Digitization on Media Economics (Thesis Advisor: Liliane Giardino-Karlinger).
    Current Position and Institution: Policy Analyst (Europe 2020 and National Competitiveness Policies) at European Commission – DG Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs.
  • Crescenzi Michele (2013), Essays on Optimal Contracts with Costly State Verification (Thesis Advisor: Pietro Reichlin).
  • Szczerbowicz Urszula (2013), Unconventional Monetary Policies (Thesis Advisor: Pierpaolo Benigno).
    Current Position and Institution: Economist at Banque de France.
  • Carniti Elena (2012), Banking Frictions, Integrated Financial Markets and Unconventional Monetary Policies, A Two-Country DSGE Model (Thesis Advisor: Pierpaolo Benigno).
    Current Position and Institution: Economist at Prometeia.
  • Fabbri Ilaria (2012), Relationship between R&D Spending and Education Level in the Economy (Thesis Advisor: Pietro Reichlin).
  • Gamberini Daniela (2012), Inaction and Long-Term Properties in the Housing Market (Thesis Advisor: Pierpaolo Benigno).
    Current Position and Institution: Actuarial Analyst at Navigators.
  • Morgavi Hermes (2012), On the Effect of the Introduction of the Deficit Reduction Plans on the Dynamic of the Public Health Expenditure in Italy. Heterogeneous Expectations and Stock Market Participation (Thesis Advisor: Pierpaolo Benigno).
    Current Position and Institution: Statistician at the OECD in the Economic Department in the Country Study branch.
  • Palmegiani Gabriele (2012), Factor Models and Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium Models: a Forecasting Evaluation (Thesis Advisor: Marco Lippi).