Professor Francesco Moscone is former head of the Centre of Research into Entrepreneurship, International Business in Emerging Markets and former Director of the MBA programs. He has previously worked at the University of Leicester, University of Cambridge, and London School of Economics (LSE). He has held visiting scholar positions at University of California-Berkeley, University Pompeu Fabra, and LSE. He has worked as health economist for the National Collaborating Centre for Women and Children's Health, and the National Agency for Regional Health Services. Francesco is currently co-investigating a major EPSRC (UK government funding) grant entitled "Semantic Credit Risk Assessment of Business Ecosystems". He has also been the principal investigator on an ESRC (UK government funding) research grant entitled "Statistical Modelling of Interdependence in Economics", and on the UK part of a major EU grant entitled "Biopool- Services associated to digitalise contents of tissues in Biobanks across Europe". Further, he has acted as co-investigator for the grant "Economic Performance and Quality of Life in European Cities" awarded by the Economics Education and Research Consortium. Francesco has served as associate editor for Economic Modelling and he is currently associate editor for the journal Empirical Economics and a Senior Member of ESRC Peer Review College.
Newest selected publications
Moscone, F., Tosetti, E. and Vinciotti, V. (Accepted) 'Sparse Estimation of Huge Networks with a Block-Wise Structure'. The Econometrics Journal. ISSN: 1368-4221 Open Access Link
Baltagi, BH., Lagravinese, R., Moscone, F. and Tosetti, E. (Accepted) 'Health Care Expenditure and Income: a Global Perspective'. Health Economics. ISSN: 1099-1050 Open Access Link
Berta, P., Martini, G., Moscone, F. and Vittadini, G. (2016) 'The association between asymmetric information, hospital competition and quality of healthcare: evidence from Italy'. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A (Statistics in Society).Open Access Link
Moscone, F., Tosetti, E. and Vittadini, G. (2016) 'The impact of precarious employment on mental health: The case of Italy'. SOCIAL SCIENCE & MEDICINE, 158. pp. 86 - 95. ISSN: 0277-9536 Open Access Link
Moscone, F. and Tosetti, E. (2015) 'Robust Estimation under Error Cross Section Dependence'. Economics Letters, 133. pp. 100 - 104.Open Access Link