Laurea in Economia aziendale all'Università di Venezia il 10/11/1977 (110 e lode).
Certificat d'études avancés en Sciences economiques presso l'Université Catholique de Louvain (Belgio) nell'A.A. 1985-86.

Research interests

Current researches:
1. Organisational capabilities, growth and firm performances. The research is aimed at relating individual features of the firms (knowledge and capabilities) to general patterns of growth and profitability emerging as stylesed facts from empirical research.

2. The productivity slowdown of Italian economy: empirical measurement, comparative assessment and causes.

3. Labour, organization and technical change: the research is aimed at understanding the impact of the fourth industrial revolution on labour and firm organization

4. Evidence based management

Memberships in societies and scientific committees

In the scientific or in the referee committee of several journals, among which:
European Journal of Operations Research
Empirical Economics
Economia e Politica Industriale: Journal of Industrial and Business Economics
Economia e Management
Economia e società regionale

Member of the Scientific Committee of the Fondazione Nord Est

Other work

Current appointments

Member of the "Comitato per la modernizzazione" of the Autonomous Province of Trento
President of the Statistical Office of the Autonomous Province of Trento
President of the Scientific Committee of the Statistical Office of the Autonomous Province of Trento
Member of the International Evaluation Committee of the INFN (Istituto Nazionale per l'Energia Nucleare)

Among past appointments.

Member of "Gruppo riviste di area 13" dell'ANVUR

Mamber of the "Comitato per la modernizzazione" della Provincia Autonoma di Trento per la XV legislatura.