Ideas for dissertations and research projects for Bocconi students

(Updated on May 2018) The following (titles of) research projects are meant to provide ideas I’m interested in for students wishing to write a dissertation under my supervision. DES/ESS students may want to consider those themes also for “special projects” with credit assignment. Topics with “*” are suitable topic also for undergraduate final paper. (Here … Leggi tutto Ideas for dissertations and research projects for Bocconi students

PhD in Urban Studies and Regional Science at GSSI

A wonderful opportunity for those interested in studying cities and regions. The GSSI is launching the PhD in Urban Studies and Regional Science. The aim of the PhD is to address issues related to local development with specific reference to industrial clusters, economic, social and spatial dynamics of cities, regional development, governance of urban policies, … Leggi tutto PhD in Urban Studies and Regional Science at GSSI

Marco Percoco

I'm a transport and local development specialist at Università Bocconi. I'm interested in transport economics and policy and in the evaluation of local development policies. Born in Chiaromonte-Montegrano, where Banfield wrote the popular book "The moral basis of a backward society", I think places matter and that the development of cities and regions depend not … Leggi tutto Marco Percoco