Department of  Economics,Society and Politics

Classe di scienze politico-sociale, Florence

Sapienza University of Rome 
Department of Law and Economics 

 

 

in collaboration with  

 

Doctoral School of Economics and Quantitative Methods 
Roma Tre University 


Doctoral School of Economics “Giorgio Fuŕ”, 
"Marche Polytechnic University" 



Advanced Course 2020 
15th Edition 

Innovation, Growth and International Production.
Models and Data Analysis

Faculty of Economics, Sapienza University of Rome 
Via del Castro Laurenziano 9, Roma 

11-15 May, 2020 
 

 

Registration Form 

Programme 

PROGRAMME 

Venue: Sala Lauree, Palazzina della Presidenza, 2nd floor (Monday-Wednesday)
Aula Onida, Main building, 2nd floor (Thursday and Friday)
Monday, 11 May, Sala Lauree
9.45
Welcome
Giovanni Di Bartolomeo, Dean of the Department of Economics and Law - Sapienza University of Rome
10.00
Presentation of the course
Maurizio Franzini, Sapienza University of Rome
Massimiliano Tancioni, Ph.D. School of Economics, Sapienza University of Rome
Giuseppe Travaglini, Director of the School of Economics, University of Urbino
10.30-12.15
The engines of inequality
Maurizio Franzini, Sapienza University of Rome
12.15-14.00
Innovation and employment: an economic analysis
Marco Vivarelli, Catholic University of Milan
15.00-16.45
Wage inequality and education
Michele Raitano, Sapienza University of Rome
16.45-18.30
Incomes, wages and inequalities: STATA class on individual data analysis
Michele Bavaro, Roma Tre University
Tuesday, 12 May, Sala Lauree
9.00-11.00
Multinational firms and the localization of production and R&D
Antonello Zanfei, University of Urbino
11.15-13.00
Global Value Chains: participation, positioning and performance: a firm level analysis
Anna Giunta, Roma Tre University
14.15-16.00
The Schumpeterian dynamics: creative response
Cristiano Antonelli, University of Turin
16.00-18.00
Firms and workers: STATA class on micro-data

Wednesday, 13 May, Sala Lauree
9.00-10.30
‘Virtuous circles’ economics
Mario Pianta, Scuola Normale Superiore, Florence
10.30-12.00
Offshoring, technology and jobs
Rinaldo Evangelista, University of Camerino
12.15-13.45
Digitalisation, innovation and skills in Italian firms
Dario Guarascio, INAPP Rome
15.00-16.45
Technology, wages and profits in European industries
Andrea Coveri, University of Urbino
16.45-18.45
Innovation and economic performance: STATA class on sectoral data analysis
Andrea Coveri, University of Urbino

Thursday, 14 May, Aula Onida
9.00-10.30
Wage regimes and macroeconomic policy in Europe
Massimiliano Tancioni, Sapienza University of Rome
10.30-12.00
Structural change and the wage share in Europe: an agent-based macroeconomic approach
Lucrezia Fanti, INAPP Rome
12.15-14.00
Evolutionary approaches to the economics of innovation
Luigi Marengo, LUISS University of Rome
15.15-17.00
Schumpeter meeting Keynes
Giovanni Dosi, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa
17.15-19.00
MatLab class on macroeconomic data analysis
Paolo D’Imperio, Sapienza University of Rome

Friday, 15 May, Aula Onida
9.00-10.30
Innovation and environmental sustainability
Francesco Crespi, Roma Tre University
Elena Paglialunga, University of Urbino
10.30-12.00
Sources and determinants of responsible innovations
Alessandro Sterlacchini, Marche Polytechnic University
12.15-13.45
New frontiers in political economy
Roberto Scazzieri, University of Bologna
15.00-16.30
European economic integration: Economic structures and political economy
Michael Landesmann, WIIW Vienna
16.30-18.30
Industry 4.0: Firms, Work and Labour
Valeria Cirillo, University of Bari
Maria Enrica Virgillito, Catholic University of Milan
 

All teaching will be carried out in English

Registration. 
The Course is oriented to Ph.D. students, post-docs and young scholars. For participants who are not Ph.D. students of the universities that organize the course, a fee of 250 euros is expected for the coverage of organizational costs and teaching materials. The fee should be paid before the course begins with the procedures that will be communicated directly to the participants with the notification of acceptance. Applications are possible by 15 April 2020; please follow the instructions on the website http://www.econ.uniurb.it/corsoavanzato2020/index.htm. Accomodations and meals costs will be covered by participants; support for finding appropriate accomodation will be provided by local organizers if needed.

STATA classes. Participants are asked to bring their own laptop computer. A basic knowledge of STATA is
assumed (data exploration, basic commands, variable generation and manipulation, multivariate regressions).
Some introductive materials to STATA software will be indicated before the start of the Course. Participants
are encouraged to request student short-term Stata license at this link https://www.stata.com/customerservice/short-term-license/
before the Course starts. In STATA classes, lecturers will present different
databases and will make available data samples on which participants will carry out econometric exercises and
interpret the results, in a similar way to the analyses discussed in the lectures.
Participants attending the Course and classes will obtain a certificate of attendance that could be used for
credits in their own Ph.D. School.
All Course material will be available on the website http://www.econ.uniurb.it/corsoavanzato2020/index.htm.
For information please contact: innovation-course@uniurb.it

Local organizers: 
Francesca Subioli
(francesca.subioli@uniroma1.it
Dario Guarascio (dario.guarascio@uniroma1.it)