Giuseppe Nicoletti

Senior Fellow, LUISS Lab of European Economics at Luiss University

Giuseppe Nicoletti is currently Senior Fellow at the LUISS Lab of European Economics (LLEE), LUISS University (Rome, Italy) and non-resident Fellow at the Institute for European Policymaking, Bocconi University (Milan, Italy). He is also an OECD consultant, and a board member of the French National Productivity Board. In the past, he has headed the Structural Policy Analysis Division at the OECD Economics Department from 2004 to 2021, where he was in charge of cross-country structural studies. He supervised research in several areas, including productivity, digitalisation, finance, labour markets and green growth, and shared responsibility for creating and managing the OECD Global Forum on Productivity. He coordinated the OECD Economics Department team that supported the Italian Presidency of the G20 in 2021, providing inputs on intangibles, online platforms, digitalisation and productivity. He has designed and implemented the first vintages of the OECD Product Market regulation indicators and has published extensively in refereed journals (e.g. Journal of Monetary Economics, the Economic Journal, the Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organization, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Economic Policy, the European Economic Review), and collective volumes focusing on the influence of policies and institutions on the determinants of growth and productivity. His current research interests revolve around the drivers of productivity with a special focus on the role of intangibles and digital technologies. Giuseppe previously worked as senior economist at the OECD and at the Italian Antitrust Authority. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from New York University.