Current Research and Working Papers

Economic Geography of Oppressive Violent Deviant Behaviours

Mapping the Italian Geography of Hate (joint with Alessandra Faggian GSSI) working paper. Abstract

Where do Angry Birds Tweet? Income inequality and online hate in Italy.  (joint with Alessandra Faggian GSSI) working paper. Abstract. Paper awarded the 1st runner-up at the 2020 NARSC student-led competition.

Looking Ahead in Anger: the effect of foreign migration on youth resentment in England. Abstract. Paper awarded the Tiebout prize Finalist award at the 2020 WRSA student paper competition.

Coming out of the Woods: Do local support services influence the propensity to report sexual violence?” (joint with Simona Iammarino LSE). GSSI Discussion Paper series in Regional Science & Economic Geography (RSEG) No. 2020-03

Categorizing and Measuring Strategies and Initiative to Counter Online Hate Speech (CO.N.T.R.O project: “COunter Narratives AgainsT Racism Online” – Italian National Anti-Racial Discrimination Office and IRS)

Detecting and Measuring Online Hate Speech (CO.N.T.R.O project: “COunter Narratives AgainsT Racism Online” – Italian National Anti-Racial Discrimination Office and IRS)

Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia Dept. Economics Seminar (11 Dec 2018)

Spillovers and Regional Economic Growth

R&D Spillovers and Regional Development/Growth” forthcoming in Capello R. and Nijkamp P. (eds) Handbook of Regional Growth and Development Theories (2019). Edward Elgar