History of economic thought. Transformation of systems of cultural production and cultural heritage management. Global contemporary art systems.
I earned my Degree in Economics (DES) from Università Bocconi in 1980. In 1985 I obtained a Doctorat de troisième cycle at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences sociales in Paris. Since 2000 I have been Associate Professor at the Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management.
I am responsible for the Arts and Heritage Major in the Ms ACME of the Graduate School of Università Bocconi and of the Arts and Culture courses at the CLEACC Undergraduate programme at Bocconi. I have been a visiting professor at the Phd School of IMT Lucca - Heritage management and development.
I have been Director of the Fondazione Palazzo Te (Mantova) since 2016 and I am a board member of Italia Rugby Federation, Fondazione Piccolo Teatro (MIlano) and Fondazione Antonio Ratti (Como).