I’m an economist. My areas of expertise are the economics of innovation; economic development and regional economics.
I am Professor of Economics in the Department of Political and Social Sciences at the Università di Pavia in Italy. I am currently working on a research project on multinationals from emerging countries investing in Europe funded by Riskbankens Jubileumsfond.
I regularly advise international organizations such as UNIDO,UNCTAD, IADB, OECD and the European Commission on questions related to economic development.
Prof. Rabellotti contributed to the Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Review of Uganda.
Prof. Rabellotti wrote the report on Investing in women: What women-led businesses in Italy and the UK need.
Prof. Rabellotti coordinates a research project on Credit Access in Latin American Enterprises. She has coordinated a research project on Gender Composition and Firm’s Access to Finance in the Caribbean: Barbados, Jamaica, and Trinidad and Tobago.
Prof. Rabellotti leads a consultancy project on Clusters in the Caribbean.
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Prof. Rabellotti wrote a chapter on Italian Clusters Today in OECD Studies on SMEs and Entrepreneurship: Italy. More
Prof. Rabellotti is a partner in the research project on Technology driven foreign direct investment: Implications for the negotiation of International (bi and multilateral) Investment Agreements in collaboration with CIRCLE (University of Lund), ISI-Fraunhofer, International Institute of Information Technology (Bangalore) and the Graduate University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. Download the final report
Prof. Rabellotti has participated in a research project on The Basque Wind Energy Cluster: A Value Chain Analysis.