Marco Vivarelli graduated from Bocconi University-Milano and earned a Ph.D. in Science and Technology Policy from SPRU-University of Sussex and a Ph.D. in Economics from Pavia University.

His current research interests include the relationship between innovation, employment and skills; the labour market and income distribution impacts of globalization; the entry and post-entry performance of newborn firms.

He is Full Professor of Economics at the UniversitĂ  Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milano, where he is also Director of the Department of Economic Policy.

Cavaliere al Merito della Repubblica Italiana (Presidential decree, June, 2nd, 2009)

Member of the Academia Europaea

Affiliated Professorial Fellow at UNU-MERIT, Maastricht

Research Fellow at IZA, Bonn

Fellow of the Global Labor Organization (GLO)

Member of the Academic Advisory Council of the Global Digital Foundation (Brussels, Canberra and Washington D.C)

Member of the Scientific Executive Board of the Eurasia Business and Economics Society (EBES, Istanbul)

Member of the International Board of the Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO, Vienna)

Scientific consultant for the International Labour Office (ILO), World Bank (WB), the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the European Commission (EC)

Since October 2010 to September 2013 he has been Honorary Professor at the SPRU-University of Sussex.

Since April 2005 to December 2012 he has been External Associate at the CSGR- University of Warwick

Since February 2004 to December 2009 he has been External Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute of Economics (Jena)

Since July 2007 to December 2007 and since July 2008 to February 2009 he has served as Senior Scientist at the European Commission-Joint Research Centre-Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (JRC-IPTS, Seville).

Since June 2002 to May 2005 he has served as Senior Research Economist at the International Labour Office - Geneva.

Editorial Boards:

Editor-in Chief of the Eurasian Business Review: A Journal in Industrial Organization, Innovation and Management Science

Editor of Small Business Economics

Editor of Economics: The Open-Access, Open-Assessment Journal

Associate Editor of Industrial and Corporate Change

Member of the Editorial Review Board of International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal

Member of the Editorial Board of Sustainability (Section: "Economic, Business and Management Aspects of Sustainability")

Editor of Rivista Internazionale di Scienze Sociali

Member of the Advisory Board of Economia e Politica Industriale - Journal of Industrial and Business Economics

He has served as referee for more than 110 international journals

He is author and editor of various books and his papers have been published in refereed international journals such as Applied Economics, Cambridge Journal of Economics, Canadian Journal of Economics, Economics Letters, Empirical Economics, Industrial and Corporate Change, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Journal of Economics, Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Journal of Population Economics, Journal of Productivity Analysis, Journal of Technology Transfer, Labour Economics, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Regional Studies, Research Policy, Small Business Economics, Southern Economic Journal, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, World Bank Research Observer, World Development.

According to GOOGLE SCHOLAR, his works collected more than 13,000 citations (h-index=63)

According to WEB OF SCIENCE, his works collected more than 3,600 citations (h-index=35)

According to SCOPUS, his works collected more than 4,000 citations (h-index=41)

According to REPEC-IDEAS, he is among the global top 2% authors as average rank score and among the global top 5% authors with regard to other 30 more specific criteria

According to RESEARCH.COM, he is ranked #371 among the top 8,000 economists worldwide (#9 in Italy)

According to SSRN, he is ranked #544 among the top 8,000 economists worldwide

According to VIA-Academy, he is ranked among the top Italian scientists worldwide (#16 among economists)

According to IZA, he is ranked #3 in terms of number of downloads, among a total of more than 11,000 IZA discussion papers authors

    • Complete CV on the IZA link

    • Working papers on the IZA, REPEC, IDEAS and SSRN links