Dr. Francesco Ruscitti received a Laurea in Economics (summa cum laude) from the University of Rome "La Sapienza" in 1999. He then went on to complete a Master of Science and a Ph.D. in Economics at Purdue University (USA), in 2007.

Prior to joining John Cabot University, he was Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics at Yeshiva University (New York) from 2007 to 2010. He then moved back to Italy and took a position first at the University of Sassari as Visiting Professor of Economics, and then at the University of Rome III as research fellow ('assegnista di ricerca'). 

Dr. Ruscitti has taught a broad range of courses and has been awarded a certificate for outstanding teaching by the Krannert Graduate School of Management (Purdue University). His main (undergraduate) teaching interests are in Microeconomics, Mathematical Economics, Economics of Information and Financial Economics. Dr. Ruscitti has also given graduate-level lectures on mathematical methods for economic theory (at Tor Vergata University, Rome).

As far as scholarly work is concerned, Dr. Ruscitti’s expertise and research interests are in Microeconomics and Economic Theory. He presents papers at international conferences on a regular basis. Dr. Ruscitti is passionate about and engaged in research, and he has co-authored articles published in international peer-reviewed journals such as Economics Letters, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Economics Bulletin, Journal of Economics, Applied Mathematics and Economic Theory Bulletin.

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