Fields of Concentration:

  • Primary Field: Industrial Organization
  • Secondary Fields: Applied Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics  


  • Ph.D., Economics, Yale University, 2016 (expected)
  • M.Res., Economics, European University Institute, 2010
  • M.Sc., Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra–Barcelona GSE, 2009
  • Laurea Magistrale (M.A.) cum laude, Economics, Università di Firenze, 2008

Fellowships, Honors and Awards:

  • University Dissertation Fellowship, Yale University, 2015
  • Carl Arvid Anderson Prize Fellowship, Cowles Foundation, Yale University, 2014
  • Cowles Foundation Fellowship, Yale University, 2010-2014
  • Yale University Doctoral Fellowship, 2010-2015
  • EIEF Scholarship for Ph.D. studies, 2010 (Declined)
  • Italian Foreign Ministry Scholarship for Ph.D. Studies at EUI, 2009-2010

Teaching Experience:

  • Teaching Fellow, Yale University:
    • Game Theory (instructor: B. Nalebuff), Spring 2014
    • Probability and Statistics (instructor: T. Armstrong), Fall 2013
    • Industrial Organization (instructor: P. Haile), Spring 2013
    • Microeconomic Theory I (instructor: K. Rozen), Fall 2012
  • Teaching Fellow, NYU in Florence:
    • Money and Banking (instructor: G. Gallo), Fall 2009, Spring 2010

Working Papers:

Work In Progress:

  • National Champions and Competition in Grocery Retail”


Italian (native), English (fluent), Spanish (fluent), French (intermediate)


Prof. Philip Haile, Yale University, Department of Economics, Phone: 203-432-3568,

Prof. Steven T. Berry, Yale University, Department of Economics, Phone: 203-432-556,

Prof. Dirk Bergemann, Yale University, Department of Economics, Phone: 203-432-3592,

Prof. Mitsuru Igami, Yale University, Department of Economics, Phone: 203-432-5525,