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Alireza Naghavi

Adjunct Professor of International Economics


Alireza Naghavi is Adjunct Professor of International Economics at SAIS Europe, and Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, at the University of Bologna. Professor Naghavi has held positions such as Associate Professor (2014-2016) and Assistant Professor (2008-2014), Department of Economics, University of Bologna; Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (2005-2008); Post-doc CEPR research fellow, Paris School of Economics (2003-2005). He has also worked as a consultant in World Intellectual Property Organization, Geneva, Switzerland (2012-2017) and as Project Scientific Coordinator of EU project INGINEUS, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei, Milan (2009-2012). As Principal Investigator, he has led projects: New Protectionist Policies: Political Determinants and Economic Consequences (2019-2022); International Trade Policy between Openness and Protectionism: Intellectual Property Rights, Brain Circulation, and Global Value Chains (2017-2019),  Comparative Subnational Economic Development: Research Group for the Creation and Use of Geo-localized Panel Database to Study Problems Related to Economic Development at a Local Level (2012-2014). PhD in Economics, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland (2004).



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