Guido Fabiani, B.Sc. in Agricultural Sciences; Ph.D. in Development Economics, Centro di Specializzazione e Ricerche Economico-Agrarie per il Mezzogiorno, Portici-Napoli; Full Professor of Economic Policy in 1980, Dean of Roma Tre Faculty of Economics “Federico Caffè” from 1992 to 1998, Provost of Roma Tre University from 1998 to 2013, is Professor Emeritus of Economic Policy.
Among the awards he has received are: Chevalier de la Légion d’honneur of the French Republic; Doctor Honoris Causa of the Universidad Ricardo Palma, Lima, Peru; Grado de Gran Oficial, Orden de Bernardo O’Higgins, Republic of Chile; Honorary Doctor of Arcadia University – The College of Global Studies, Philadelphia-PA.
His main fields of research include international and Italian agriculture; territorial and environmental planning; Southern Italy development. His books, translated into many languages, cover topics such as an analysis and economic policy of Italian and international agro-industrial systems; regional territorial planning; development of the Mezzogiorno.
Anna Giunta, Master of Science in Economics, University of Southern California; Ph.D in Development Economics, Centro di Specializzazione e Ricerche Economico-Agrarie per il Mezzogiorno, Portici – Napoli; is Full Professor in Applied Economics, Department of Economics, Roma Tre University.
Her current research interests are: Global Value Chains; Firms’ Organization; Firms’ Internationalization; Industrial and Regional Policy Evaluation; Italian Economy; Public Procurement for Innovation.
Her recent articles appear on: Industrial Corporate and Change; Economic Letters; Journal of Technology Transfer; International Small Business Journal; International Review of Applied Economics; Lavoce.info; Voxeu; International Journal of Technological Learning, Innovation and Development; Regional Studies. In 2017, she has published with Salvatore Rossi: Che cosa sa fare l’Italia. La nostra economia dopo la grande crisi, Roma, Laterza.
Department for Innovation in Biological Systems, Food and Forestry (DIBAF), University of Tuscia
Anna Carbone, Centro di Specializzazione e Ricerche Economico-Agrarie per il Mezzogiorno, Portici – Napoli; Associate Professor of Agricultural Economics, Department for Innovation in Biological Systems, Food and Forestry (DIBAF), University of Tuscia, Viterbo, Italy. She teaches at undergraduate and graduate students at Tuscia University and RomaTre University in the field of agri-food economics. In recent years she has been consultant for: FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations), CREA (National Council for the Research in Agriculture and Agricultural Economics), Arsial (lazio Region Agency for Innovation and Development in Agriculture), Vicedirector of Manlio Rossi-Doria Centre for Economic and Social Research.
Her current research interests are focused on: supply chain for quality food; hedonic pricing for quality attributes; typical food and local development; international trade for quality agro-food products; ageing and turnover in agricultural sector.
She has recently published in journal such as: Journal of Food and Agricultural Industrial Organization; Journal of Wine Research; British Food Journal; Bio-based Economics, Journal of Agricultural and Food Economics; Journal of Food System Dynamics; QA-Rivista dell’Associazione Manlio Rossi-Doria.
Mara Giua is an Assistant Professor (tenure track) at the Department of Economics – Roma Tre University, where she teaches economic policy; urban and regional economics and quantitative methods for economic and policy analysis. She is also Visting Fellow at the London School of Economics and a member of the OpenCoesione Team at the Department for Development and Cohesion Policies of the Italian Presidency of Ministries. Starting from September 2019 she is vice-academic coordinator of the Jean Monnet Project ‘Understanding European Economic Policy: Towards a Deeper Union’, financed by the European Union. Her research focuses on the economic disparities across regions, sectors and firms in Europe and on the economic analysis of the policies implemented to counteract these imbalances. She published a number of papers on the economic impact of regional policy in the most disadvantaged areas of Europe, on the relations between the different European policies with a territorial dimension, on the role of the policies for the innovative and the most traditional sectors. Her principal articles appeared in Regional Studies, Journal of Regional Science, Environment and Planning A, Journal of Common Market Studies.
Luca Salvatici, Full Professor of Economic Policy, received his Master of Science and Ph.D in Agricultural and Resource Economics from the University of California at Davis. From 1991 to 2003 he was a member of the Dipartimento di Economia Pubblica, University of Roma “La Sapienza”; from 2003 to 2010 he was a member of the Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche Gestionali e Sociali of the University of Molise; in 2011 he joined the Dipartimento di Economia of Roma Tre University.
Luca Salvatici is currently member of the Editorial Board of the Italian Economic Journal, Economía Agraria y Recursos Naturales and maintains the NEP report on International Trade. He is member of the International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium, and he has been involved in several research projects both at the European and national level. He has extensive consultancy experience, having completed work for the The World Bank; the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations; the International Food Policy Research Institute. His publications appear on: Energy Economics; European Review of Agricultural Economics; Journal of Economic Surveys; Review of International Economics, Journal of Global Economic Analysis, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Review of World Economics.