Giuseppe Scellato

Giuseppe Scellato

Giuseppe Scellato holds a Ph.D. in Economics and is Associate Professor at Politecnico di Torino, where he teaches corporate finance and economics and management of innovation. Since 2015, he is Vice Coordinator of the College of Industrial Engineering and Management at Politecnico di Torino. Since 2008, he is Research Associate of the Bureau of Research in Innovation, Complexity and Knowledge (BRICK) at Collegio Carlo Alberto. His main research interests are in the area of economics and management of innovation, industry dynamics, the economic analysis of intellectual property rights, and the economics of science. These themes are investigated both theoretically and with micro-econometric techniques. His recent scientific works have appeared in leading international journals, including Science, Nature, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of Corporate Finance, Research Policy, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Business Research, Cambridge Journal of Economics. He has been guest editor for different journals in the field of innovation studies. In recent years, he has been the scientific coordinator of research projects funded by the European Commission, the European Parliament, the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). He has been member of expert groups and committees for the evaluation of public policies for research and innovation in different Italian regions.

Selected publications

  • SCELLATO, G., FRANZONI, C., STEPHAN, P., (2018), “Context factors and the performance of mobile individuals in research teams”, Journal of Management Studies, Volume 55, Issue 1, Pages 27-59, Wiley, DOI 10.1111/JOMS.12279
  • DE MARCO, A., SCELLATO, G., UGHETTO, E., CAVIGGIOLI, F., (2017), “Global markets for technology: evidence from patent transactions”, Research Policy, Volume 46, Issue 9, Pages 1644-1654, Elsevier, DOI 10.1016/J.RESPOL.2017.07.015
  • CAVIGGIOLI, F., DE MARCO, A., SCELLATO, G., UGHETTO, E., (2017), “Corporate strategies for technology acquisition: evidence from patent transactions”, Management Decision, Volume 55, Issue 6, Pages 1163-1181, Emerald Publishing, DOI 10.1108/MD-04-2016-0220
  • SCELLATO, G., FRANZONI, C., STEPHAN, P., (2017), “A mobility boost for research”, Science, Volume 356, Issue 6339, Pages 694-694, American Association for the Advancement of Science, DOI 10.1126/SCIENCE.AAN4052
  • UGHETTO, E., SCELLATO, G., COWLING, M., (2017), “Cost of capital and public loan guarantees to small firms”, Small Business Economics, Volume 49, Issue 2, Pages 319-337, Springer, DOI 10.1007/S11187-017-9845-Y
  • ANTONELLI, C., CRESPI, F., OSPINA, C., SCELLATO, G., (2017), “Knowledge composition, Jacobs externalities and innovation performance in European regions”, Regional Studies, Volume 51, Issue 11, Pages 1708-1720, Routledge, DOI 10.1080/00343404.2016.1217405
  • FRANZONI, C., SCELLATO, G., STEPHAN, P., (2016), “Global competition for scientific talent: evidence from location decisions of Ph.D.s and postdocs in 16 countries”, Industrial and Corporate Change, Volume 25, Issue 3, Pages 457-485, Oxford University Press, DOI 10.1093/ICC/DTV037
  • CAMBINI, C., CAVIGGIOLI, F., SCELLATO, G., (2016), “Innovation and market regulation: evidence from the European electricity industry”, Industry and Innovation, Volume 23, Issue 8, Pages 734-752, Routledge, DOI 10.1080/13662716.2016.1206464
  • CAVIGGIOLI, F., DE MARCO, A., SCELLATO, G., ROGO, F., (2016), “Patenting strategies and characteristics of declared inventions in the long term evolution standard”, R&D Management, Volume 46, Issue S2, Pages 664-676, Wiley, DOI 10.1111/RADM.12194
  • BUZZACCHI, L., SCELLATO, G., UGHETTO, E., (2015), “Investment stage drifts and venture capital managerial incentives”, Journal of Corporate Finance, Volume 33, Issue #, Pages 118-128, Elsevier, DOI 10.1016/J.JCORPFIN.2015.05.006
  • ANTONELLI, C., CRESPI, F., SCELLATO, G., (2015), “Productivity growth persistence: firm strategies, size and system properties”, Small Business Economics, Volume 45, Issue 1, Pages 129-147, Springer, DOI 10.1007/S11187-015-9644-2
  • SCELLATO, G., FRANZONI, C., STEPHAN, P., (2015), “Migrant scientists and international networks”, Research Policy, Volume 44, Issue 1, Pages 108-120, Elsevier, DOI 10.1016/J.RESPOL.2014.07.014
  • ODASSO, C., SCELLATO, G., UGHETTO, E., (2015), “Selling patent at auction: an empirical analysis of patent value”, Industrial and Corporate Change, Volume 24, Issue 2, Pages 417-438, Oxford University Press, DOI 10.1093/ICC/DTU015
  • ANTONELLI, C., SCELLATO, G., (2015), “Firms size and directed technological change”, Small Business Economics, Volume 44, Issue 1, Pages 207-218, Springer, DOI 10.1007/S11187-014-9593-1
  • LE BAS, C., SCELLATO, G., (2014), “Firms innovation persistence: a fresh look at the framework of analysis”, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, Volume 23, Issue 43256, Pages 423-446, Routledge, DOI 10.1080/10438599.2014.895511
  • FRANZONI, C., SCELLATO, G., STEPHAN, P., (2014), “The mover’s advantage: the superior performance of migrant scientists”, Economics Letters, Volume 122, Issue 1, Pages 89-93, Elsevier, DOI 10.1016/J.ECONLET.2013.10.040
  • Contacts

    Giuseppe Scellato

    Entrepreneurship and Innovation Center (EIC)
    Department of Management and Production Engineering (DIGEP)
    Politecnico di Torino

    C.so Duca degli Abruzzi, 24
    10129 Torino (TO)
    Italy