Scientific articles and book chapters

Damoah, K.A., Giovannetti, G. and Sanfilippo, M., 2018. Markup Dispersion and Firm Entry: Evidence from Ethiopia. Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics

Fiorini, M., Giovannetti, G., Lanati, M. and Santi, F., 2018. Asymmetric cultural proximity and greenfield fdiThe World Economy

Franco, C., Sanfilippo, M., Seric, A., 2019. Investors’ characteristics and the business climate as drivers of backward linkages in Vietnam. Journal of Policy Modeling, 41(5), 882-904.

Wang, H., Kimble, C., Balcet, G., 2018.  Product innovation in emerging economies: product architecture and organisational capabilities in Geely and Tata. International journal of automotive technology and management, 18(4), 384-405.

Giovannetti, G., Sanfilippo, M., Velucchi, M., 2018. Diverse twins: analysing China’s impact on Italian and German exports using a multilevel quantile regressions approach. Applied Economics, 50(28), 3051-3065.

Edwards, L., Sanfilippo, M., Sundaram, A., 2018, Importing and firm export performance: new evidence from South Africa. South African Journal of Economics, 86, 79-95.

Migheli, M., 2018, Breadwinner’s Education and Household’s Income in India International Journal of Statistics & Economics, 19(2): 66 – 77. 

Del Prete, D., Giovannetti, G. and Marvasi, E., 2017. Global value chains participation and productivity gains for North African firms. Review of World Economics153(4), pp.675-701.

Migheli M., 2017, Land ownership and use of pesticides. Evidence from the Mekong Delta, Journal of Cleaner Production, 145(1): 188 – 198.

ISPI Dossier, 17 ottobre 2017, Cina al Congresso: tutte le sfide di Xi Jinping, con contributi di A. Amighini, S. Breslin, F. Fasulo, G. Samarani, 

Amighini A., 2017, Towards a New Geography of Trade? in Amighini A. (ed.) China’s Belt and Road: a Game Changer? Edizioni Epoké – ISPI, Milano.

Richet X., Ruet J. and Wang X., 2017, New Belts and Roads: Redrawing EU-China Relations, in Amighini A. (ed.) China’s Belt and Road: a Game Changer? Edizioni Epoké – ISPI, Milano.

Conzo P., Fuochi G. and Mencarini L., 2017, Fertility and life satisfaction in rural Ethiopia, Demography, 54 (4): 1331- 135.

Martorano, B., Park, D., Sanfilippo, M., 2017 Catching-up, Structural Transformation and Wage Inequality: Lessons from Asia. Industrial and Corporate Change, 26 (4):555-570

Fu, X., Hou, J., Sanfilippo, M. 2017. Highly skilled returnees and the internationalization of EMNEs: Firm level evidence from China. International Business Review, 26(3), 579-591.

Saccone D., 2017, Economic growth in emerging economies: what, who and why, Applied Economics Letters, 24(11): 800-803,

Giovannetti, G. and Ticci, E., 2016. Determinants of biofuel-oriented land acquisitions in Sub-Saharan Africa. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews54, pp.678-687.

Barattieri A., Borchert I. and Mattoo A., 2016, Cross-border mergers and acquisitions in services: the role of policy and industrial structure, Canadian Journal of Economics,49(4).


Vinaora Nivo Slider 3.xVinaora Nivo Slider 3.xVinaora Nivo Slider 3.xVinaora Nivo Slider 3.xVinaora Nivo Slider 3.xVinaora Nivo Slider 3.x

Our activities


Recent publications on emerging economies:


Scientific articles and book chapters



Slides and videos


Data and documentation