Foscolo Europe Unicredit & Universities Research Fellow, University of Padova
Prior to Padova, I held positions at TSE (postdoc), CORE - Universitè catholique de Louvain (postdoc), and York (Ph.D). Between 2022 and 2023, I held visiting positions at ESMT Berlin and TSE
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I am an applied microeconomist combining theory and empirics to study (mostly) digital markets, platform ecosystems, and competition policy. My current areas of research are:
platform governance: quality and innovation in online platforms
price and algorithmic transparency in online marketplaces
competition and innovation (broadly speaking)
I co-organize the (monthly) joint Digital Economics Seminar and the IBEO Conference in Alghero (Sardinia) - Digital Economics Session (June, 30 - July 1).
NEW! The paper "Superstar exclusivity in two-sided markets" with E. Carroni (Bologna) and S. Shekhar (TISEM Tilburg) has been accepted for publication by Management Science.
NEW!The paper "Collusion sustainability with a capacity constrained firm" (with A. Pignataro) has been accepted for publication by Oxford Economic Papers.
Invited Seminar @ University of Pavia, March, 29
Paris Digital Conference @ Telecom Paris, March, 30
Invited Seminar @ University of Verona, April, 4
Invited Seminar @ Luohan Academy, April 11.
Economics of Platforms Conference, Capri, May 18-19