1988 Ph.D. in Economics, Boston College.
1988 Visiting Scholar, MIT.
1990-91 Visiting Fellow, University of Pennsylvania
1998 Visiting Fellow, Princeton University
2000 Part-time Visiting Professor, European University Institute
1986-87 Assistant Professor, University of Palermo
1988-95 Associate Professor, Istituto Universitario Navale, Napoli
1995-present Professor, University of Salerno
1998-00 Consultant for the World Bank and the Inter-American Development
1997-present Co-Editor, Giornale degli Economisti
1997-present Co-Director, Master in Economics and Finance (MEF),
UniversitÓ di Napoli Federico II