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Marco Sanfilippo

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First Name:Marco
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Last Name:Sanfilippo
RePEc Short-ID:psa712
Twitter: @marcosanfilip


Instituut voor Ontwikkelingsbeleid en -beheer (IOB)
Universiteit Antwerpen

Antwerpen, Belgium

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Prinsstraat 13, B-2000 Antwerp
RePEc:edi:iobuabe (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Martorano, Bruno & Metzger, Laura & Sanfilippo, Marco, 2018. "Chinese development assistance and household welfare in sub-Saharan Africa," MERIT Working Papers 012, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  2. Hoekman, Bernard & Sanfilippo, Marco, 2018. "Firm performance and participation in public procurement: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa," CEPR Discussion Papers 12752, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  3. Vito Amendolagine & Andrea Presbitero & Roberta Rabellotti & Marco Sanfilippo & Adnan Seric, 2017. "FDI, Global Value Chains, and Local Sourcing in Developing Countries," IMF Working Papers 17/284, International Monetary Fund.
  4. Alessia A. Amighini & Margaret S. McMillan & Marco Sanfilippo, 2017. "FDI and Capital Formation in Developing Economies: New Evidence from Industry-level Data," NBER Working Papers 23049, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Martorano, Bruno & Park, Donghyun & Sanfilippo, Marco, 2016. "Catching Up, Structural Transformation, and Inequality: Lessons from Asia," ADB Economics Working Paper Series 488, Asian Development Bank.
  6. Lawrence Edwards & Marco Sanfilippo & Asha Sundaram, 2016. "Importing and firm performance New evidence from South Africa," WIDER Working Paper Series 039, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  7. Franco, Chiara & Sanfilippo, Marco & Seric, Adnan, 2015. "What makes linkages "good" linkages? Firms, the investment climate and business support services in Vietnam," IOB Working Papers 2015.09, Universiteit Antwerpen, Institute of Development Policy (IOB).
  8. Giorgia Giovannetti & Marco Sanfilippo, & Margherita Velucchi, 2015. "Divers Twins: The Impact of China on Italian and German Manufacturing Exports," Working Papers - Economics wp2015_07.rdf, Universita' degli Studi di Firenze, Dipartimento di Scienze per l'Economia e l'Impresa.
  9. Bruno Martorano & Marco Sanfilippo, 2014. "Structural change and wage inequality in the manufacturing sector: long run evidence from East Asia," Working Papers - Economics wp2014_09.rdf, Universita' degli Studi di Firenze, Dipartimento di Scienze per l'Economia e l'Impresa.
  10. Amighini, Alessia & Cozza, Claudio & Rabellotti, Roberta & Sanfilippo, Marco, 2014. "An analysis of Chinese outward FDIs in Europe with firm-level data," Papers in Innovation Studies 2014/2, Lund University, CIRCLE - Center for Innovation, Research and Competences in the Learning Economy.
  11. Cozza, Claudio & Rabellotti, Roberta & Sanfilippo, Marco, 2014. "The impact of outward FDI on the performance of Chinese multinationals," BOFIT Discussion Papers 24/2014, Bank of Finland, Institute for Economies in Transition.
  12. Marco Sanfilippo & Adnan Seric, 2014. "Spillovers from agglomerations and inward FDI. A Multilevel Analysis on SSA domestic firms," RSCAS Working Papers 2014/76, European University Institute.
  13. Giorgia Giovannetti & Enrico Marvasi & Marco Sanfilippo, 2013. "Supply Chains and the Internalization of SMEs: Evidence from Italy," Working Papers - Economics wp2013_30.rdf, Universita' degli Studi di Firenze, Dipartimento di Scienze per l'Economia e l'Impresa.
  14. Alessia Amighini & Marco Sanfilippo, 2013. "Impact of South-South FDI and trade on the export upgrading of African economies," RSCAS Working Papers 2013/75, European University Institute.
  15. Sanfilippo, Marco, 2013. "Investing abroad from the bottom of the productivity ladder : BRICS multinationals in Europe," BOFIT Discussion Papers 26/2013, Bank of Finland, Institute for Economies in Transition.
  16. Bruno Martorano & Marco Sanfilippo, 2012. "Innovative Features in Conditional Cash Transfers: An impact evaluation of Chile Solidario on households and children," Papers inwopa656, Innocenti Working Papers.
  17. Giorgia Giovannetti, Marco Sanfilippo and Margherita Velucchi, 2012. "The impact of China on manufacturing exports of Italy and Germany," RSCAS Working Papers 2012/26, European University Institute.
  18. Marco Sanfilippo & Bruno Martorano & Chris De Neubourg, 2012. "The Impact of Social Protection on Children: A review of the literature," Papers inwopa666, Innocenti Working Papers.
  19. Alessia Amighini, Marco Sanfilippo and Roberta Rabellotti, 2012. "Do Chinese SOEs and private companies differ in their foreign location strategies?," RSCAS Working Papers 2012/27, European University Institute.
  20. Giorgia Giovannetti & Marco Sanfilippo, 2012. "China’s competition and the export price strategies of developed countries," FIW Working Paper series 102, FIW.
  21. Giorgia Giovannetti & Marco Sanfilippo & Margherita Velucchi, 2011. "The “China effect” on EU Exports to OECD markets – A focus on Italy," Working Papers - Economics wp2011_17.rdf, Universita' degli Studi di Firenze, Dipartimento di Scienze per l'Economia e l'Impresa.
  22. Alessia Amighini & Roberta Rabellotti & Marco Sanfilippo, 2011. "China's Outward FDI: An Industry-level Analysis of Host Country Determinants," CESifo Working Paper Series 3688, CESifo Group Munich.


  1. Lawrence Edwards & Marco Sanfilippo & Asha Sundaram, 2018. "Importing and Firm Export Performance: New Evidence from South Africa," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 86(S1), pages 79-95, January.
  2. Giorgia Giovannetti & Marco Sanfilippo & Margherita Velucchi, 2018. "Diverse twins: analysing China’s impact on Italian and German exports using a multilevel quantile regressions approach," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 50(28), pages 3051-3065, June.
  3. Bruno Martorano & Donghyun Park & Marco Sanfilippo, 2017. "Catching-up, structural transformation, and inequality: industry-level evidence from Asia," Industrial and Corporate Change, Oxford University Press, vol. 26(4), pages 555-570.
  4. Fu, Xialoan & Hou, Jun & Sanfilippo, Marco, 2017. "Highly skilled returnees and the internationalization of EMNEs: Firm level evidence from China," International Business Review, Elsevier, vol. 26(3), pages 579-591.
  5. Marco Sanfilippo & Adnan Seric, 2016. "Spillovers from agglomerations and inward FDI: a multilevel analysis on sub-Saharan African firms," Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), Springer;Institut für Weltwirtschaft (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), vol. 152(1), pages 147-176, February.
  6. Giorgia Giovannetti & Marco Sanfilippo, 2016. "China’s competition and the export price strategies of developed countries," International Review of Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 30(2), pages 238-254, March.
  7. Cozza, C. & Rabellotti, R. & Sanfilippo, M., 2015. "The impact of outward FDI on the performance of Chinese firms," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 36(C), pages 42-57.
  8. Bruno Martorano & Marco Sanfilippo, 2015. "Structural Change and Wage Inequality in the Manufacturing Sector: Long Run Evidence from East Asia," Oxford Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 43(2), pages 212-231, June.
  9. Sanfilippo, Marco, 2015. "FDI from emerging markets and the productivity gap—An analysis on affiliates of BRICS EMNEs in Europe," International Business Review, Elsevier, vol. 24(4), pages 665-676.
  10. Giorgia Giovannetti & Enrico Marvasi & Marco Sanfilippo, 2015. "Supply chains and the internationalization of small firms," Small Business Economics, Springer, vol. 44(4), pages 845-865, April.
  11. Amighini, Alessia & Sanfilippo, Marco, 2014. "Impact of South–South FDI and Trade on the Export Upgrading of African Economies," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 64(C), pages 1-17.
  12. Alessia Amighini & Claudio Cozza & Roberta Rabellotti & Marco Sanfilippo, 2014. "Investigating Chinese Outward Foreign Direct Investments: How Can Firm-level Data Help?," China & World Economy, Institute of World Economics and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, vol. 22(6), pages 44-63, November.
  13. Alessia Amighini & Roberta Rabellotti & Marco Sanfilippo, 2013. "China's Outward FDI: An Industry-Level Analysis of Host-Country Determinants," Frontiers of Economics in China, Higher Education Press, vol. 8(3), pages 309-336, September.
  14. Amighini, Alessia A. & Rabellotti, Roberta & Sanfilippo, Marco, 2013. "Do Chinese state-owned and private enterprises differ in their internationalization strategies?," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 27(C), pages 312-325.
  15. Bruno Martorano & Marco Sanfilippo, 2012. "Innovative Features In Poverty Reduction Programmes: An Impact Evaluation Of Chile Solidario On Households And Children," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 24(8), pages 1030-1041, November.
  16. Carlo Pietrobelli & Roberta Rabellotti & Marco Sanfilippo, 2011. "Chinese FDI strategy in Italy: the 'Marco Polo' effect," International Journal of Technological Learning, Innovation and Development, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 4(4), pages 277-291.
  17. Marco Sanfilippo, 2010. "Chinese FDI to Africa: What Is the Nexus with Foreign Economic Cooperation?," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 22(S1), pages 599-614.
  18. Giorgia Giovannetti & Marco Sanfilippo, 2009. "Do Chinese Exports Crowd-out African Goods? An Econometric Analysis by Country and Sector," The European Journal of Development Research, Palgrave Macmillan;European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes (EADI), vol. 21(4), pages 506-530, September.
  19. Mario Biggeri & Marco Sanfilippo, 2009. "Understanding China's move into Africa: an empirical analysis," Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 7(1), pages 31-54.


  1. Alessia Amighini & Roberta Rabellotti & Marco Sanfilippo, 2012. "Outward FDI from Developing Countries MNEs as a Channel for Technological Catch-up," Chapters,in: Innovation, Global Change and Territorial Resilience, chapter 9 Edward Elgar Publishing.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 22 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-INT: International Trade (13) 2012-01-03 2012-07-14 2013-03-09 2014-02-02 2014-04-18 2014-08-20 2014-08-20 2015-01-19 2015-10-25 2016-06-14 2016-06-18 2017-01-29 2018-02-19. Author is listed
  2. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (5) 2012-07-14 2014-02-02 2014-04-18 2014-08-20 2016-06-14. Author is listed
  3. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (5) 2013-10-11 2016-06-14 2016-06-18 2018-03-26 2018-05-28. Author is listed
  4. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (4) 2014-02-02 2015-01-19 2016-06-14 2016-06-18
  5. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (4) 2012-07-14 2013-10-11 2014-04-18 2016-02-29
  6. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (3) 2012-01-03 2012-07-14 2014-08-20
  7. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (3) 2016-02-29 2016-07-23 2018-02-19
  8. NEP-AFR: Africa (2) 2013-10-11 2018-03-19
  9. NEP-CNA: China (2) 2015-01-19 2015-10-25
  10. NEP-DEV: Development (2) 2018-03-19 2018-03-26
  11. NEP-EEC: European Economics (2) 2012-01-03 2015-10-25
  12. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (2) 2014-07-21 2016-07-23
  13. NEP-CIS: Confederation of Independent States (1) 2013-10-11
  14. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2013-03-09
  15. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2012-07-08
  16. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2014-07-21
  17. NEP-LAM: Central & South America (1) 2012-03-28
  18. NEP-PPM: Project, Program & Portfolio Management (1) 2018-03-19
  19. NEP-TID: Technology & Industrial Dynamics (1) 2016-07-23
  20. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2014-08-20


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