Francesco is Assistant Professor at the Institute of Economics and EMbeDS Department at Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (Pisa). He is also a scientist at the RFF-CMCC European Institute of Economics and the Environment based in Milan. He has previously been a Research Fellow at the Institute of Economics of Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna and a Junior Researcher at the Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei. Francesco holds a Bachelor and a Master of Science in Economics from Bocconi University (Milan) and, in 2016, he obtained a PhD in Economics from Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (Pisa). During his PhD he developed a global-scale agent-based integrated assessment model called DSK.
Francesco’s research interests are mainly focused on macroeconomics, agent-based and integrated assessment modelling, climate change economics and the dynamics of natural disasters.
Within COBHAM, Francesco is responsible for the evaluation of financial impacts from climate change, the relationship between financial stability and climate change, and the design of policies aimed at directing investments towards low-carbon technologies.
When possible, Francesco loves running, hiking and trying to understand something about wine making (and tasting).