ProfileAlberto received a Ph.D. in Economics from George Mason University in 2012. His research interests are at the intersection of the fields of political economy, public choice, healthcare policy and health innovation, and the political economy of healthcare. On these topics, he published research papers in peer-reviewed academic journals as Economics & Politics, Public Choice, The European Journal of Political Economy, Kyklos, and Health Economics. He is currently working on a joint book project on the political economy of healthcare to be published with Cambridge University Press.
He is Associate Professor of Economics at the International Business School Suzhou - Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University and External (non-resident) Fellow at the Center for Health Economics at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China. Previously has been Assistant Professor at the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics. In a not so far past, worked as consultant both for the Italian Ministry of Economics and the Italian Institute of Statistics.
The Political Economy of Healthcare, my book with Joan Costa-Font and Gilberto Turati coming soon early 2020. Stay tuned!
My latest article “Do Economic Recessions Squeeze the Middle Class?” published by Economics & Politics covered at vox.eu