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Il cammino di Luigi Spaventa alla Sapienza: da studente a professore emerito (Luigi Spaventa at Sapienza University of Rome)


  • Renato Guarini

    () (Sapienza University of Rome)


The article recounts Luigi Spaventa's academic career, regularly alternated with periods in which he served as "technical" civil servant, in several ministerial committees and as a member of the Italian Parliament. Spaventa contributed to the development of the Department of Economics of Sapienza University of Rome, in which several notable Italian economists studied or worked.

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  • Renato Guarini, 2013. "Il cammino di Luigi Spaventa alla Sapienza: da studente a professore emerito (Luigi Spaventa at Sapienza University of Rome)," Moneta e Credito, Economia civile, vol. 66(263), pages 249-259.
  • Handle: RePEc:psl:moneta:2013-32

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    1. Favero, Carlo A & Giavazzi, Francesco & Spaventa, Luigi, 1997. "High Yields: The Spread on German Interest Rates," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 107(443), pages 956-985, July.
    2. Harcourt,G. C., 1972. "Some Cambridge Controversies in the Theory of Capital," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, number 9780521096720, March.
    3. P. Garegnani, 1970. "A Reply," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 37(3), pages 439-439.
    4. P. Garegnani, 1970. "Heterogeneous Capital, the Production Function and the Theory of Distribution," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 37(3), pages 407-436.
    5. Luigi Spaventa, 1987. "The Growth of Public Debt: Sustainability, Fiscal Rules, and Monetary Rules," IMF Staff Papers, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 34(2), pages 374-399, June.
    6. Franco Modigliani & Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, 1977. "La politica economica in una economia con salari indicizzati al 100% piu," Moneta e Credito, Economia civile, vol. 30(117), pages 3-53.
    7. Spaventa, Luigi, 1970. "Rate of Profit, Rate of Growth, and Capital Intensity in a Simple Production Model," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 22(2), pages 129-147, July.
    8. Alessandro Roncaglia, 2009. "Keynes and probability: An assessment," The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 16(3), pages 489-510.
    9. Luigi Spaventa, 1973. "Note su rendite e profitti: l'esperienza italiana," Moneta e Credito, Economia civile, vol. 26(104), pages 308-335.
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    Luigi Spaventa; Sapienza University; Statistical sciences;

    JEL classification:

    • B32 - Schools of Economic Thought and Methodology - - History of Economic Thought: Individuals - - - Obituaries
    • A11 - General Economics and Teaching - - General Economics - - - Role of Economics; Role of Economists


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