Principal themes of researchs :
The role of credit and financial intermediation in agriculture both at theory level (especially by recent approaches of asymmetric information theory and transaction cost), and in study cases of dynamic structures of agro- industrial system in Tuscany (in particular floriculture and ornamental plants chains).

Curriculm vitae

  • 1999 : degree in Economics (University of Florence, Italy), thesis on The role of local banks in local agricultural system;
  • 2001 : collaborator of AEMBAC project "Definition of a common European analytical framework for the development of local agro-enviromental programmes for biodiversity and landscape conservation";
  • 2001 : attending a PhD in "Agro- industrial Economics" (University of Parma).