Here you will find papers on the Italian University system. Periodically, I also maintain a newsletter (in Italian) of the Italian competitions for full professorships in Economics.
The Italian University System: Rules vs. Incentive (Paper presented at the first conference on Monitoring Italy, ISAE, Rome, January 2002. This version: March 2002)
Lo splendido isolamento dell'università italiana (preparato per la conferenza "Oltre il Declino" il 3 febbraio, 2005)