1 Personal details: Gender: Female Nationality: Italian Elisabetta Lodigiani Curriculum Vitae March 2012 Contact information: Università degli Studi di Milano Dipartimento di scienze economiche, aziendali e statistiche Via Conservatorio 7, Milano, Italy Telephone numbers +39 (0) (Office) address Current Position: From August 2011, Post-doc researcher, Dipartimento di scienze economiche, aziendali e statistiche, Università degli Studi di Milano. Research affiliate, Centro Studi Luca d Agliano, Milano, Italy. Research Associate, IRES, Université Catholique de Louvain. Past Position: January 2011-July 2011, Lecturer, Université Catholique de Lille (FLSEG). July June 2010, Post-doc researcher, CREA, University of Luxembourg. Research interests: Macroeconomics, Development and International Economics, International Migration and Brain Drain. Education February 2009 Ph.D in Economics, Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) Ph.D Thesis : Skilled Migration and Diaspora Externalities Ph.D Jury: Frédéric Docquier (supervisor), Giorgio Barba Navaretti, Michel Beine, Maurice Kugler. President of the Jury: David de la Croix. February 2008 Ph.D in Economics, University of Milan, Milan (Italy). Ph.D Thesis: Brain Drain, Diaspora Externalities and Economic Development Supervisors: Giorgio Barba Navaretti and Frédéric Docquier. April 2003 B.A. (laurea) in Economics and Social Sciences (DES), Bocconi University, Milan, Italy. Final Mark: 110/110 cum laude Thesis: Capitale sociale, capitale sociale individuale e mercato del lavoro nei distretti industriali. Supervisors: Prof. Renata Targetti Lenti and Prof. Marco Missaglia Research Experience / : Visiting researcher at Institute for Employment Research (IAB), Nurnberg, Germany / : Visiting researcher at Institute for Employment Research (IAB), Nurnberg, Germany : Marie Curie Research Training Network TOM - Transnationality of Migrants (member).
2 26 th -30 th November 2007: Visiting period at the International Trade Unit, Development Research Group (DECRG-TR), World Bank (Washington, DC). Teaching experience 2012: Master Course Advanced Macroeconomics, University of Milan (exercises 20h, scheduled). Since 2010: Bachelor Course Population and Development (lectures 15 hours), Université du Luxembourg. 01/ /2011: Bachelor Course Macroeconomics2 (lectures + exercices 66h), Université Catholique de Lille. 10/ /2006: Tutorials for Advanced Macroeconomics I (Prof. David De la Croix), DEA (Master), Université Catholique de Louvain. Publications Remittances and Financial Openness (with M. Beine and R. Vermeulen), Regional Science and Urban Economics, forthcoming. Skilled migration and business networks (with Frédéric Docquier), 2010, Open Economies Review, 21 (4), Diaspora Externalities and Technology Diffusion, 2008, Economie Internationale/International Economics, 115(3), Social capital, Individual Social Capital and Sustainable Growth in the Industrial Districts (with M. Missaglia and R. Targetti Lenti), 2004, RISEC (International Review of Economics and Business), Vol. 51 (2), Working Papers Diaspora Externalities as a Cornerstone of the New Brain Drain Literature, in IRES DP, Emigration and Democracy (with F. Docquier, H. Rapoport and M. Schiff), CReAM DP 1102, (submitted). Migration-induced Transfers of Norms. The case of Female Political Empowerment (with S.Salomone), IRES DP, (submitted) Current research Skilled Migration, Technology Adoption and Productivity Growth: do large countries gain more?, mimeo (submitted). The impact of international mobility on women s labor force quality (with E. Forlani and C. Mendolicchio). Presentations at Conferences and Seminars Global Challenges Seminar series, Bocconi University, Milan, January Second TEMPO Conference, Vienna, November 2011 Seminar at Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (Dept. Economics), Nov.2011 International Workshop on Immigration and Economic Growth, Amsterdam school of economics, June 23-25, Norface Migration Conference "Migration: Economic Change, Social Challenge", University College London, 6th-9th April ITSG meeting, University of Milan, March 24th 25th 2011 (invited as a discussant).
3 3rd "Migration and Development" Conference, Paris School of Economics, September 10-11, Appam Conference, The World in Motion, Maastricht, February IAB internal seminar, Nurnberg, January ADRES Conference, Lyon, January Macro-Lunch Seminar, IRES, Louvain-la-Neuve, December 15 th, Methods in International Finance Network - 3rd Workshop, Luxembourg, October 15-16, Third Conference of Transnationality of Migrants (Marie Curie Research Training Network), HWWI, Hamburg, October 9-10, Second International Migration and Development Conference, WB, Washington, September XXVèmes Journées du Développement de l Association Tiers-Monde, 3-5 June 2009, University of Luxembourg. Second Conference of Transnationality of Migrants (Marie Curie Research Training Network), UCL, Louvain-la-Neuve, January 2009 (poster presentation). EEA Conference, Bocconi University, Milan, August, 21-27, First International Migration and Development Conference, Universités de Lille, Lille, June, 26-28, 2008 (just attendence without presenting). Conference of the European Society of Population Economics (ESPE), University College London, June (poster presentation). Doctoral workshop on Economic Policy, Growth and Business Cycles, Rochehaut, June 4-7, RSA Annual International Conference, University of Economics Prague, May 27-29, Doctoral Workshop of the Economics School of Louvain, May 22-23, Spring Meeting of Young Economists 2008, University of Lille 2, April Research Seminar in economics and econometrics, University of Geneve, 14 th March First Conference of Transnationality of Migrants (Marie Curie Research Training Network), University of Latvia, Riga, October Doctoral Workshop, Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium, January XVIII Villa Mondragone International Economic Conference, Seminar on International Migration and Economic Development Nexus: Theory and Empirical Experience, Rome, Italy, June People and Firm Preliminary Workshop, Centro Studi Luca d Agliano, University of Milan, Italy, May Doctoral Workshop, Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium, February rd Conference On the Capability Approach: from Sustainable Development to Sustainable Freedom, University of Pavia, Italy, 7-9 September Summer Schools 8th Summer School, Outsourcing and Migration, September 2009, Centro Studi Luca D Agliano and University of Milan, Gargnano (BS), Italy. Speakers: G. Peri, J.Rauch. Microeconometrics Summer School, Dynamic Panel Models and Non-linear Panel Data Models, July 2009, GSE Barcelona, Univ. Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain. 7th Summer School, International Migration and the Sending Country. August 2008, Centro Studi Luca D Agliano and University of Milan, Gargnano (BS), Italy, Speakers: G. Hanson, F. Docquier.
4 6th Summer School, International Migration and the Host Country, Sept. 2007, Centro Studi Luca D Agliano, and University of Milan, Gargnano, Italy. Speakers: M.L. Bacci, B. Chiswick, G. Facchini. 1st Ecineq Summer School on New Perspective on the Study of Inequality, Poverty and Redistribution, July 2006, Palma de Mallorca, Spain. Speakers: A. Atkinson, F. Bourguignon, J. Roemer. 5th Summer School, Outsourcing and International Fragmentation of Production: Implications for Developing Countries, June 2006, Centro Studi Luca D Agliano, and University of Milan, Gargnano, Italy, Speakers: Kei-Mu Yi, G. Barba Navaretti. 4th Summer School, Trade, Innovation and Technology Diffusion: Implications for Developing Countries, Sept. 2005, Centro Studi Luca D Agliano, and University of Milan, Gargnano, Italy. Speakers: F. Caselli, J. Eaton. 2nd Summer School, The Microeconomics Effects of Trade and Trade Policy: The Perspective of Developing Countries, Sept. 2004, Centro Studi Luca D Agliano and University of Milan, Gargnano, Italy. Speakers: J. Tybout, L. Alan Winters. Referee for: Recherches Economiques de Louvain (2), World Development (2), Manchester School, Economie Internationale, Rivista di Scienze Regionali, Journal of Population Economics, International Regional Science Review. Prize and awards July June 2010, Post-doc research fellowship, FNR Luxembourg. Nov June 2008, ARC fellowship IRES, UCL. Nov Oct 2006, Phd Fellowship University of Milan. 2003, Bocconi Awards to Best Undergraduate Students. 1995, Studentship Prize for Best High School Graduate. Spoken Languages: Italian (mother tongue); English (fluent); French (fluent). Computer Skills: Windows, Office Package Software, LaTeX - Stata, E-Views. References: Prof. Frédéric Docquier IRES, Université Catholique de Louvain 3, Place Montesquieu, B-1348 Louvain-la- Neuve, Belgium Phone : Fax : Prof. Giorgio Barba Navaretti Centro Studi Luca d Agliano Dipartimento di Economia Politica ed Aziendale, Università degli Studi di Milano Via Conservatorio 7, Milano, Italy Phone: Fax: Mail :
5 Prof. Michel Beine University of Luxembourg, CREA 162a av. de la Faïencerie, L-1511 Luxembourg, Luxembourg Phone : Prof. Hillel Rapoport Dept of Economics, Bar ILan University Ramat Gan, Israel Phone: Fax: Prof. Renata Targetti Lenti Dipartimento di Economia Pubblica e Territoriale, Università degli Studi di Pavia, C.so Strada Nuova 65, Pavia, Italy. Phone: Fax: