Filippo di Mauro

Founder and Chairman at CompNet, Senior Fellow at Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH)

Filippo di Mauro is Senior Fellow at IWH-Halle. He is Founder and Chairperson of CompNet - a large research network on competitiveness and productivity among major international organizations, central banks and academic institutions in Europe. His present research includes: 1) Productivity and resource reallocation using firm level data; 2) Firm concentration and 3) Mark-ups and labor markets. Filippo has more than 30 years of applied economic experience as economist and research manager in Central Banks (Bank of Italy (1984-1990, 1996-98), US Federal Reserve Board (May-September 2010), European Central Bank (1998-2016)) and International Development organisations (Asian Development Bank (1990-94), IMF (1986-88, 1994-96)). During 2016-2021, he was visiting Professor at the National University of Singapore. Filippo has a wide record of publications, including in academic journals such as the Journal of Applied Econometrics, Journal of International Money and Finance, Economic Policy, and Journal of European Economic Association. An economics graduate of University of Rome, he holds an MA and a PhD in Economics, from the University of Chicago and the American University, respectively.