Luca Spataro


Academic coordinator

Luca Spataro is full Professor in Public Economics at University of Pisa.

Expert on savings and pensions, optimal taxation of capital and labour income, debt management and welfare economics.

Published works on OECD pension funds and currently working on the issue of financial literacy, human capital and saving behaviour at the EU level (using SHARE database).

Appointed by the Ministry of Welfare and Labor as an independent expert to participate at the inter-governative Peer Review in Warsaw on “Age friendly services and products – an opportunity for social and economic development”, October, Warsaw, Poland, year 2012.

He has been teaching at undergraduate, Master and Ph.D. level, acted as PhD supervisor and as is currently International Coordinator of the Department of Economics and Management

He is the leader of the Jean Monnet project.