New research projects
  • APPLICATE - Assessing Public Policy effectiveness in minimising Local Impacts with Climate-related AdapTation Expenditures (PRIN 2022, PI)
  • RE-ADJUST - REgional Assessment of Distributive impacts of a JUst and Sustainable Transition (PRIN-PNRR 2022, head of UNIURB Unit)
New publications


Matching of PATSTAT applications to AIDA firms
We matched Italian firms in the AIDA database (Bureau van Dijk) to applicants at the European Patent Office (EPO) in PATSTAT for the period 1978-2009. To access the data, please send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a brief description of how you intend to use the data in order to request username and password.

Data locator (with Anna Montini, Università di Bologna - Italy)
Collection of data source for economic analysis.