PhD, University of Naples 'Federico II'
Born in 03/12/1967 at Roncofreddo (FC), Italy, Pasquale Commendatore is currently Full Professor of Economics at the University of Naples ‘Federico II’, Italy. From 18/01/2005 to 17/12/2010 he has been Associate Professor and from 01/07/1999 to 18/01/2005 researcher at the University of Naples ‘Federico II’. In 2001, PhD in Economics and Econometrics at the University of Manchester, UK. In 1999, PhD in Development Economics and Economic Policy at the University of Naples ‘Federico II’. In 1996, Master in Economics with Distinction at the University of Manchester. In 1993, BA in Political Sciences at the University of Catania, Italy. His fields of specialisation are: Economic Dynamics, Geographical Economics, Development Economics, Economic Growth and Income Distribution. His works are published, or accepted for publication, in International Journals such as Oxford Economic Papers; Cambridge Journal of Economics; Review of Political Economy; Metroeconomica; Nonlinear Dynamics, Psychology, and Life Sciences; Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization; Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control; Spatial Economic Analysis; Papers in Regional Science; Economie Internationale; Cahiers d’Economie Politique; Computational Economics; Mathematics and Computers in Simulation; Chaos, Solitons & Fractals; Structural Change and Economic Dynamics; Review of International Economics; Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation, Decisions in Economics and Finance; Economia Politica; Studi Economici. In 2014 he as edited (with S. Sordi and J. Tuinstra) the special issue of the Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control on “Complex nonlinear dynamics in economic and spatial structures”. He has also contributed in books by Edward Elgar Publishing (Cheltenham, UK), World Scientific (Singapore), MacMillan Reference (Detroit, USA), Springer-Verlag (Berlin, Germany), Routledge (London, UK); co-edited in 2009 (with N. Salvadori and M. Tamberi) the book ‘Geography and Structural Change in Economic Development: Theory and Empirics’, published by Edward Elgar; in 2015 (with S. Kayam and I. Kubin) the book ‘Complexity and Geographical Economics: Topics and Tools’, published by Springer-Verlag; in 2016 (with Matilla-Garcia M., Varela L. M., Canovas J.) the book ‘Complex Networks and Dynamics. Social Economic Interactions’, published by Springer International Publishing. From 2007 is Member of the Scientific Board of CICSE (Centro Interuniversitario Crescita e Sviluppo Economico – Interuniversity Centre on Growth and Economic Development). He has been local coordinator of the National Research Project PRIN2009 (2011-2013) “Structural Change and Growth”. He has been proposer and elected Chair of the COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) Action IS1104 “The EU in the new complex geography of economic systems: models, tools and policy evaluation”, a research project supported by the EU H2020 Framework Programme (2012-2016).