I hold a degree in Engineering from the Politecnico di Milano and a Master in Economics of Energy and the Environment, Scuola Superiore E. Mattei, Milan. I was a visiting scholar in the Department of Applied Economics at the University of Cambridge and visting fellow at the European University Institute. I am Associate Professor of Applied Economics and co-editor of the "Economics and Policy of Energy and the Environment" journal. I was vice-director of the Centre for Research on Energy and Environmental Economics and Policy, vice president and president of AIRU (Italian Association for District heating). From 1989 to 1991 I was a contract professor of statistics of energy and the environment at the Università di Messina. From 1992 to 1994 I was a contract professor of technological dynamics (supplementary course of technology and economics of energy) at the LIUC, Castellanza.
Economics of energy, Economics of the environment, Industrial economics, Technological dynamics, Regulation of public service industries. My research focuses on some sector studies as well: the electricity industry, the oil industry, the gas industry.