Our graduates

Class 2017/2018

Budgetary Policy Advisor at Deutscher Bundestag

Bruch Michael

Thesis: “100% Reserves and Seigniorage: Budgetary consequences of implementing the Chicago Plan" Supervisor: Prof. Robert Waldmann
Teaching Assistant at Tor Vergata University of Rome

Carli Marco

Thesis: “Pecuniary Externalities through Financial Constraints” Supervisor: Prof. Leo Ferraris
Master student at MESCI Tor Vergata

Colcerasa Francesco

Thesis: "Inequality and Growth: A Panel Analysis in EU-15 between 1990 and 2016" Supervisor: Prof. Paolo Paesani
Research Assistant at Tor Vergata University of Rome

Lorè Luisa

Thesis: "Does difference in Expiration Date labelling infuence Food Waste? An Experimental Approach" Supervisor: Prof. Mariangela Zoli
PhD candidate at Tor Vergata University of Rome

Maurici Filippo

Thesis: "The Role of Liquidity in the Kiyotaki-Moore Model" Supervisor: Prof. Leo Ferraris
PhD candidate at Tinbergen Institute

Mingoli Gabriele

Thesis: “Score driven models for time varying tail dependence” Supervisor: Prof. Tommaso Proietti
PhD candidate at University of Padova

Navarra Federico

Thesis: “Theory of optimal income taxation and the effects of side trading over redistribution" Supervisor: Prof. Andrea Kamal Attar
Pre-Doc Research Associate at University of Zurich

Orlandi Jacopo

Thesis: “Liquidity management in inefficient credit booms” Supervisor: Prof. Leo Ferraris

Pannozzo Davide

Thesis: “Eliciting time preferences of entrepreneurs as individuals and within the firm environment: survey evidence from an Italian sample” Supervisor: Prof. Robert Waldmann

Recagno Laura

Thesis: “Using Electronic Health Records for Attributing Medical Spending to Conditions: The Italian General Practitioners” Supervisor: Prof. Federico Belotti
PhD candidate at University of Bologna

Renzetti Andrea

Thesis: “Static and Dynamic Correlated Random Effects Models for Household Portfolios” Supervisor: Prof. Federico Belotti
Senior Economist at Ofwat

Romano Gilda

Thesis: "The estimation of economies of scale in the water residential retail sector in England and Wales" Supervisor: Prof. Mariangela Zoli

Sfregola Massimiliano

Thesis: “The role of different international shocks on a small open country: a FAVAR approach for Sweden” Supervisor: Prof. Tommaso Proietti

Class 2016/2017

PhD candidate at University of Mannheim

Ballarin Giovanni

Thesis: "Human Capital Policies and Inequality" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado
PhD candidate at Tor Vergata University of Rome

Beccari Gabriele

Thesis: "Wildfires, Illegal buildings and local misgovernment" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado
PhD candidate at Tor Vergata University of Rome

Brignone Davide

Thesis: "Internal and External Habits Formation: Policy Analysis Implications and Bayesian Estimation" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado
Associate at RBB Economics

Corbo Eleonora

Thesis: "Non parametric estimation of the Long Run Variance" Supervisor: Prof. Tommaso Proietti
Research Analyst at European Central Bank

Dipierri Chiara

Thesis: “Estimation of multivariate mixed-models via bivariate approximation” Supervisor: Prof. Federico Belotti
Junior Economist at Confcommercio-Imprese per l’Italia

Felici Sofia

Thesis: “Female Complementarity and Labor Market Polarization: Evidence from the U.S.” Supervisor: Prof. Stefano Gagliarducci
Economist at Simetrica

Garforth-Bles Simon

Thesis: "Does Accepting Asylum seekers reduce natives working opportunities?" Supervisor: Prof. Stefano Gagliarducci

Kof Desdina

Thesis: "The effect of globalization on the performance of SMES: evidence from Turkey" Supervisor: Prof. Robert Waldmann
PhD candidate at Tor Vergata University of Rome

Mazzali Marco

Thesis: "International Financial Integration and Financial Crises" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado
Junior Policy Analyst at OECD

Moiso Carlotta

Thesis: "The impact of the EBT Program on crime" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado
PhD candidate at Tor Vergata University of Rome

Paolillo Aldo

Thesis: "Commercial banks as money creators; Theory and implications in a dsge framework" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado

Plotnikova Mariya

Thesis: "Natural resources and income inequality" Supervisor: Prof. Alessandra Pelloni
Trainee Accountant at Studio Falabella

Sechi Chiara

Thesis: "The determinants of Fly-tipping: a case study of England by Local Auhtority" Supervisor: Prof. Mariangela Zoli
PhD candidate at University of Milano-Bicocca

Tesfaye Meneyahel Zegeye

Thesis: "Human Capital inequality and economic growth" Supervisor: Prof. Alessandra Pelloni
PhD candidate at Tor Vergata University of Rome

Vocalelli Giorgio

Thesis: "Neo-Fisherian Transmission of a Monetary Policy Shock: a Swedish analysis" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado

Class 2015/2016

PhD candidate at Tor Vergata University of Rome

Acar Berkan

Thesis: "Electricity Generation Substitutes and Environmental Benefits of Wind Power in Turkey" Supervisor: Prof. Alessio D'Amato
NYSC at Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research

Adisa Olawale

Thesis: "Economic growth and remittances its effect on poverty in an economy: case study Nigeria" Supervisor: Prof. Anita Guelfi
Sustainability Associate at European Public Real Estate Association

Borrelli Flaminia

Thesis: "Trusting Inference in the presence of High-Leverage points: the case of The Journal of Political Economy" Supervisor: Prof. Franco Peracchi
PhD Candidate at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

D'Amelio Tommaso

Thesis: "The effects of the recent immigration flows on the italian job market" Supervisor: Prof. Stefano Gagliarducci
Phd Candidate at University of Warwick

De Polis Andrea

Thesis: "Evaluating Quantitative Easing in the Eurozone: a Bayesian DSGE approach" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado

Failla Fabrizio

Thesis: "Price effect caused by the American Airlines/ US Airways merger" Supervisor: Prof. Alberto Iozzi
PhD candidate at Tor Vergata University of Rome

Lotti Clarissa

Thesis: "The Heterogeneous Consumption Response to Income Shocks: Reconciling Theory and Evidence" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado
PhD candidate at Tor Vergata University of Rome

Manfredonia Stefano

Thesis: "Measuring the impact of environmental damage on a firm financial performance: evidence from a novel dataset" Supervisor: Prof. Leonardo Becchetti
Data Science and AI Specialist at IBM

Manias Eleonora

Thesis: "Child Labor in Ivory Coast: a comparison between cocoa and non-cocoa communities" Supervisor: Prof. Anita Guelfi
PhD candidate at University of Strathclyde

Massotti Piero

Thesis: "Bayesian estimation of a DSGE model for European Fiscal Compact" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado

Pieroni Valerio

Thesis: "Trusting Inference in the Presence of High-Leverage Points" Supervisor: Prof. Franco Peracchi
PhD candidate at University of Essex

Polselli Annalivia

Thesis: "Trusting Inference in Presence of High Leverage Points: The Case of the American Economic Review" Supervisor: Prof. Franco Peracchi

Class 2014/2015

PhD candidate at European University Institute

Angelini Daniele

Thesis: "Evaluating the role of technological and non-technological shocks as a source of Business Cycle fluctuations: a FAVAR approach" Supervisor: Prof. Gianluca Cubadda
Senior Credit Analyst at ExxonMobil

Bernabei Riccardo

Thesis: "Differences in earnings between married and cohabiting couples: evidence from Italy" Supervisor: Prof. Stefano Gagliarducci
Digital Marketing Specialist at YOUniversal Media

Bezzi Andrea

Thesis: "EU citizens and waste managemnet behaviours" Supervisor: Prof. Mariangela Zoli
PhD candidate at University of Warwick

D'Amico Giuseppe

Thesis: "Platform Competition and Consumer Myopia: a case of Airports." Supervisor: Prof. Alberto Iozzi
PhD candidate at Tor Vergata University of Rome

Florio Erminia

Thesis: "Propensity to borrow: Evidence from a Microfinance Institution in India" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado
Quantitative Analyst at Sistemia S.p.A.

Gambaro Eugenia

Thesis: "Returns to experience and the gender wage gap: evidence from Italy." Supervisor: Prof. Stefano Gagliarducci
PhD candidate at IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca

Landi Sara

Thesis: "Online advertising industry: how tracking technologies contributed to Facebook's increasing revenues" Supervisor: Prof. Alberto Iozzi
PhD candidate at HEC Lausanne

Pallara Kevin

Thesis: "The dynamic effects of government spending shocks and the Fiscal Foresight issue: a FAVAR approach" Supervisor: Prof. Gianluca Cubadda
PhD candidate at IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca

Pizziol Veronica

Thesis: "Merger vs Licensing in a Duopoly Model with Product Innovation" Supervisor: Prof. Alberto Iozzi
Credit Risk and Operational Risk Specialist at Iccrea Banca

Sfregola Noemi

Thesis: "Empirical Analysis on European economics integration" Supervisor: Prof. Gianluca Cubadda

Class 2013/2014

Finance and Budget Officer at European Asylum Support Office

Albertini Silvia

Thesis: "When rule of humb households meet the underground economy: a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium model" Supervisor: Prof. Barbara Annicchiarico
Quantitative Analyst at Sistemia S.p.A.

Alesiani Andrea

Thesis: "The effect of shocks on child labour and education in Ethiopia" Supervisor: Prof. Anita Guelfi

Bai Yu

Thesis: "Environmental Inequality: the Case of Rural Migrant" Supervisor: Prof. Mariangela Zoli
In House Consultant at FIT Consulting

Barnaba Daniele

Thesis: "Contagion in Financial network" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado
PhD candidate at University of Trento

Caterini Giacomo

Thesis: "Measuring Connectedness Based On GFEVD" Supervisor: Prof. Tommaso Proietti
PhD candidate at Tor Vergata University of Rome

Ceci Donato

Thesis: "Interaction between Unconventional Monetary Policies and Fiscal Policies" Supervisor: Prof. Tommaso Proietti
PhD candidate at University of Bologna

Clavorà Braulin Francesco

Thesis: "Consumer privacy and value of personal information" Supervisor: Prof. Tommaso Valletti
Quantitative Analyst at Sistemia

Marasli Samet

Thesis: "The Effects of Curerncy Futures Trading on Turkish Spot Market" Supervisor: Prof. Gianni Nicolini
Fraud Analyst at ACEA

Minucci Riccardo

Thesis: "Influencing factors of pro-environmental behaviors and attitudes" Supervisor: Prof. Mariangela Zoli
Associate Economic Affairs Officer (JPO/AE) at UNCTAD

Munisso Alberto

Thesis: "Ruble exchange rate volatility and its effect on Russian market indexes" Supervisor: Prof. Tommaso Proietti
Global Category Analyst at Save the Children International

Rovigatti Benedetta

Thesis: "The Effect Of Swing Voters On Political Performance: Evidence From Italy" Supervisor: Prof. Stefano Gagliarducci
JPO Associate Procurement Officer at ICAO

Trovato Maddalena

Thesis: "What matters for innovation: an empirical analysis from CIS Survey" Supervisor: Prof. Elisabetta Iossa

Class 2012/2013

Phd candidate at GSSI - L'Aquila

Breglia Giulio

Thesis: "Inequality in Italy and Measuring Bias, Evidence from 1948-1978" Supervisor: Prof. Giovanni Vecchi
Teacher Assistant at LSE

Core Fabrizio

Thesis: "Financial Intermediation With Incomplete Contracts" Supervisor: Prof. Leo Ferraris
Data Linguist at Amazon

Costanzo Daniele

Thesis: "TED, public procurement in Italy" Supervisor: Prof. Elisabetta Iossa

Jeddi Balabaygloo Behzad

Thesis: "Analysis of Water Consumption Behavior in European Union: Are Motivations Relevant?" Supervisor: Prof. Mariangela Zoli
Sales Manager at Lidl

Kraus Florian Adolf

Thesis: "Monetary Policy In The Light Of The Outright-Monetary-Transactions-Program" Supervisor: Prof. Leo Ferraris
Research Assistant at Nazarbayev University

Lenchak Arkady

Thesis: "The Analysis of Perpespectives of the Monetary Union Establishment among the Member-States Of Eurasian Economic Union" Supervisor: Prof. Barbara Annicchiarico
Post Doc Researcher at Heidelberg University

Parisi Diletta

Thesis: "Monitoring Nutritional Status Of Small Children- Evidence From A Quasi-Experiment In Burkina Faso" Supervisor: Prof. Sara Savastano
PhD Student at Boston University

Russo Gianluca

Thesis: "Number Of Parties And Government Spending: An Empirical Analysis" Supervisor: Prof. Stefano Gagliarducci
Senior Consultant at Minsait

Sassone Corsi Andrea

Thesis: "From Feed-In Premium To Feed-In Tariff: What Drives Italian Distributed Generation?" Supervisor: Prof. Alessio D'Amato

Sun Xiao

Thesis: "Microfounded Model Of Monetary Exchange" Supervisor: Prof. Leo Ferraris
PhD candidate at European University Institute

Tripodi Egon

Thesis: "Observable Heterogeneity With Non-Exclusive Contracts" Supervisor: Prof. Eloisa Campioni
Job Market candidate in Economics at the University of Warwick

Tulli Andrea

Thesis: "A Brief Discussion on Moral Hazard in Team and Adverse Selection" Supervisor: Prof. Tommaso Valletti

Wang Miao

Thesis: "Shadow Banking In China" Supervisor: Prof. Robert Waldmann

Class 2011/2012

Data Analyst at IGT

Artusi Valerio

Thesis: "Betting on Football Matches: Theoretical Model and Empirical Prediction" Supervisor: Prof. Leonardo Becchetti
Alert Product Leader at Vigeo Eiris

Baldinucci Flavia

Thesis: "Profiling the European Green Consumer: Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivations in Action" Supervisor: Prof. Mariangela Zoli
Chief Researcher at Organismo Agenti e Mediatori

Bianchi Nicola

Thesis: "Liquidity and Social Responsibility in Equity Fund" Supervisor: Prof. Stefano Herzel
Econometrician at Rokos Capital Management

Brugnolini Luca

Thesis: "Fiscal Compact And The Banking Sector" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado
Territory Manager at Applied Medical

Costa Giulia

Thesis: "The impact of the Tobin Tax: the French case" Supervisor: Prof. Leonardo Becchetti
Assistant Professor of Statistics at University of Catania

Di Mari Roberto

Thesis: "Finite Mixture of Linear Models: Numerical Evidences and Application to SHIW Data" Supervisor: Prof. Roberto Rocci
Product Development Senior Specialist at IGT

Di Rella Marco

Thesis: "Imperfect Financial Intermediation in a Monetary Economy" Supervisor: Prof. Leo Ferraris
Consultant at Business Integration Partners

Gentile Mattia

Thesis: "Assessing the efficiency of public education and pensions: Boldrin and Montes (2004) revisited" Supervisor: Prof. Franco Peracchi
HR Reporting Specialist at FCA Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

Grassi Pierluigi

Thesis: "Financial Crisis and Unconventional Monetary Policy in the Euro-zone" Supervisor: Prof. Leo Ferraris
Economist at Confcommercio Imprese per l'Italia

Graziano Giovanni

Thesis: "Growth forecast errors and scal multipliers" Supervisor: Prof. Paolo Paesani
Economist at AIFA Agenzia Italiana del farmaco

Marchetti Alessio

Thesis: "Is Abenomics Working?" Supervisor: Prof. Robert Waldmann
Postdoctoral Researcher at INAPP

Martino Enrica Maria

Thesis: "College wage premium and wage inequality" Supervisor: Prof. Franco Peracchi
Sales Representative - Government and Public Sector at Bureau van Dijk Italia

Mazzanti Giulia

Thesis: "Here Comes the Sun - Good news or Bad news: a Fotovoltaic Resource Curse" Supervisor: Prof. Mariangela Zoli
Communication, Fundraising and Project Management at La Nuova Arca Cooperativa Sociale

Michetti Marta

Thesis: "Impact Evaluation: an Analysis of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab' s Approach " Supervisor: Prof. Franco Peracchi
Security Business Partner at UniCredit

Nazzaro Roberta

Thesis: "The impact of tertiary education on earnings premium. An empirical approach" Supervisor: Prof. Gianni De Fraja
Customer Analysis & Insight Senior Specialist at Sky

Pellecchia Diego

Thesis: "Housing submarkets and price dynamics in the province of Rome" Supervisor: Prof. Antonio Parisi

Class 2010/2011

Senior Analyst at National Statistics Office - Malta

Antonaroli Valentina

Thesis: "Taxation in a Creative Destruction Model" Supervisor: Prof. Alessandra Pelloni
Research Analyst at European Central Bank - Fiscal Policies Division

Berardini Francesco

Thesis: "Income and subjective well-being: evidence from a generalized ordered probit model" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado
Portfolio Optimization Analyst at ENEL

Catalano Gabriella

Thesis: "Fiscal Policies And Interest Rate In The European Monetary Union: An Empirical Analysis" Supervisor: Prof. Alessandro Piergallini
Policy Officer at MEF

Cipollone Valeria

Thesis: "The Effect Of External Monitoring On Standardized Test: Results From Snv" Supervisor: Franco Peracchi
Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Goethe University

Lacava Chiara

Thesis: "Forecasting Labour Indicators: Micro vs Macro" Supervisor: Prof. Franco Peracchi
Associate at Analysis Group

Nocera Noemi

Thesis: "Industrialization, Heights and Mortality in Post-Unification Italy" Supervisor: Prof. Franco Peracchi
Intercultural Mediator for Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Trotti Roberta

Thesis:"The Problem of environmental migrants: is there an impact of climate change on migration?" Supervisor: Prof. Mariangela Zoli

Class 2009/2020

Associate at Analysis Group

Civale Simone

Thesis: "Nonparametric estimates of a conditional distribution function" Supervisor: Prof. Franco Peracchi
Research Fellow at CEIS and Economist at FAO

Di Caprera Gloria

Thesis: "Employment, Education and Wellbeing in Europe: a Panel Data Analysis Using Share (Survey on Health, Age and Retirement in Europe) Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado
Research Analyst at European Central Bank

Donat Francesco

Thesis: "Weight and see. Measuring U.S. core inflation using disaggregate inflation series" Supervisor: Prof. Tommaso Proietti
Assistant Professor at Toulouse School of Economics

Gualdani Cristina

Thesis: "Cheating on tests: some experimental evidence from Tor Vergata" Supervisor: Prof. Franco Peracchi
Research Fellow at LUISS Guido Carli

Marrazzi Francesca

Thesis: "The Empirics of Social Interactions Using Add Health: the Interplay between Personal Characteristics and Social Prestige" Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Corrado
Senior Research Fellow at Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance

Martinangeli Andrea

Thesis:"The determinants of individual environmental behaviors and the role of public environmental protection expenditure: evidence from England" Supervisor: Prof. Stefano Gorini

Class 2008/2009

Post-doc at University of Bologna

Marandola Ginevra

Thesis: "The cyclical composition of investments and growth: volatility and financial frictions" Supervisor: Prof. Alessandra Pelloni
Economist at European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Milasi Santo

Thesis: "Empirical Analysis on the Relation between Inequality in Income Distribution and Economic Growth" Supervisor: Prof. Robert Waldmann
International Development Officer at Simplon.co

Pierantozzi Armonia

Thesis: "Macroeconomics Forecasting in High Dimensional System. Cross-validation vs. Information Criteria" Supervisor: Prof. Gianluca Cubadda
Assistant Professor of Economics at University of British Columbia

Saggio Raffaele

Thesis: "Estimation of Linear Panel Data Models Under Nearly Singular Design" Supervisor: Prof. Franco Peracchi
Consultant at KSAR & Associates

Valenti Fabrizio

Thesis: "Volatility and Growth" Supervisor: Prof. Alessandra Pelloni