Laurea in Economia e Commercio (BA in Economics), University of Verona, Italy. Ph.D. in Mathematics for Economic Decisions, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy. Ph.D. in Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain. Full Professor of Economics and Research Fellow at IGIER. Program Director PhD in Economics and Finance.
In 2010 he joined the Bocconi University from the University College London where he was Professor of Economics. Co-Editor: the Journal of the European Economic Association
His work has been published in Econometrica, the American Economic Review, the Review of Economics Studies, the Journal of Economic Theory, the Journal of Monetary Economics, the Journal of the European Economic Association, and the International Economic Review among others.