Professor of Economics at the Department of Economics and Statistics, University of Torino, Italy, national member of the Accademia delle Scienze di Torino and President of the Scientific Committee of the Fondazione Luigi Einaudi, Torino.
He has been Visiting Scholar at the New York University (NYU) and University of Cambridge, UK, and he is Life Member of Clare Hall, Cambridge University. He has been co-editor of History of Economic Ideas and is currently member of its editorial board.
He has published over 40 journal articles in international journals (among them: JPE, CJE, JEBO, JoIE, JSE, JPKE, HOPE, EJHET, JHET, HEI, RRPE), and more than 15 books as well as a great number of contributions to edited volumes. Among his recent pubblications: Economic Theory in the Twentieth Century. Volume I. 1890-1918. Economics in the Golden Age of Capitalism (Palgrave Macmillan 2020) and Economics as Social Science. Economics Imperialism and the Challenge of Interdisciplinarity (Routledge, with M. Cedrini, 2017).