Born July 15th, 1942. Degree in Economics, Università Bocconi with full marks cum laude. Research Student, Cambridge University, UK.
Since November 2012 Senior Professor, Dept. of Economics, Bocconi University. November 1980 -October 2012 Full Professor of Economics. March 2009 - October 2012 member of the Executive Board, KITeS (Knowledge, Internationalization and Technology Studies). Past Director of ISESAO, MEc (Master in Economics), and member of the Board of Directors, SDA Bocconi. He has lectured at the University of Trento and has also given seminars and short courses at East Asian Universities. Member of the American Economic Association, the Royal Economic Society and Christ's College in Cambridge, UK.
Economic development. Technical progress. The Japanese economy. Economic integration of Southeast Asia.