Sara Savastano

Secretary General of ICABR University of Rome Tor Vergata - CEIS - DEF

Sara Savastano, is assistant professor in economics at the University of Rome Tor Vergata currently on leave. From Janaury 2016 she is Senior Economist at the Development Economic Research Group of the World Bank. She is the secretary general of ICABR. After working, from 2001 to 2005 at the Development Research Group of the World Bank, she served as an Economist at the Public Investment Evaluation Unit of the Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance until 2008. Her research focuses on option value theory, investment analysis, development economics, rural development and agriculture, agriculture efficiency and productivity analysis. She has been consultant to FAO, World Bank, Enam, Ambrosetti s.r.l., Sichelgaita, Alpetunnel GEIE, UNIDO; Italian Ministry of Labor, Mediocredito Centrale. She holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Rome tor Vergata.