LUCA CITINO is about to earn a Master of Science in Economic and Social Sciences (ESS) from Bocconi University in Milan. At Bocconi he also earned a Bachelor in International Economics and Management (BIEM). Moreover he studied for a semester at the University of Gothenburg (Handelshögskolan), in Göteborg, Sweden.
Currently he is working as a research assistant within the Economics Department of Bocconi University on projects related to the economics of education in developing countries. In the past he has worked as an intern in the Department for Employment, Labor and Social Affairs (ELS) of the OECD in Paris, on a project concerning social housing policies.
His research interests concern the analysis of productivity and competitiveness, both within firms and at the urban and regional level; economic geography; development economics and international trade.


Let me remind you that credit is the lifeblood of business, the lifeblood of prices and jobs.

Herbert Hoover


Good health is essential to social and economical development and it empowers all of the public sectors.

World Health Organization


Innovation is the specific instrument of entrepreneurship. The act that endows resources with a new capacity to create wealth.

Peter Drucker

Human Capital

Talent is a source from which water flows constantly renewed. But this source loses its value unless it is properly used.

Ludwig Wittgenstein