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28-30 October 2021

25th FMM conference: macroeconomics of socio-ecological transition

GROWINPRO’s principal investigator, Andrea Roventini, is addressing a plenary session with a presentation on “The cost and opportunity of climate change: policies for the green transition
online event
13/14 October 2021

GROWINPRO General Assembly

During the GROWINPRO General Assembly the project’s main results are presented. A general discussion, at the end of the assembly, will be devoted to the planning of future actions.
online event
14/24 September 2021 

Euromemo Group Conference 2021 – Responses of the EU to the Covid-19 crisis and the demand for a solidaristic and green recovery

Proposals for papers together with a short abstract (maximum 250 words) should be submitted by 20 June 2021 to If accepted, completed papers should be submitted by 30 August 2021.
online event
29-30 June 2021

Opening up the black box of development: capabilities, structural change and innovation

A two-day workshop on the determinants and sources of economic development. Download the program here

online event
26 May 2021

Vaccines and Patents in Covid-19 Times: an impossible Coexistence?

The rapid development of covid-19 vaccines is a great success for contemporary science. The challenge now is to ensure access to vaccination for the entire world population as quickly as possible. Download the program here

online event
27/28 January 2021

GROWINPRO annual conference

The event is dedicated to the theme of the value creation and distribution in the digital era and it is jointly organised with the OECD Committee on Industry Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE), and the OECD Working Party on Industry Analysis (WPIA)
online event
17 December 2020

Alternative ways to evaluate public value

GROWINPRO researcher and IIP deputy director, Rainer Kattel, takes a look at emerging and alternative ways to measure value creation through design and innovation.
online event
15 December 2020

Mission-oriented innovation in a time of COVID-19

GROWINPRO researcher and UCL IIP Director, Mariana Mazzucato will reflect with IIPP partners from around the world on an extraordinary year and how it has affected the centre of government in London, Italy and South Africa
online event
2 December 2020

The socio-economic consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic. Modelling, empirics and policy designs

The conference collects and presents the research outputs developed by the GROWINPRO consortium addressing and developing analyses and policy guidelines to tackle the crisis. Download the program here.
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online event
17 November 2020

Capitalism, alone: the future of the system that rules the world

Branko Milanovic from the Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York (CUNY) presented his latest book, in an online seminar organised by the Institute of Economics (Sant’Anna School for Advanced Studies, Pisa)
online event
9 October 2020

Agent-based Model (ABM) Meeting

This meeting brings together GROWINPRO researchers working with agent-based models. 
online event
8/25 September 2020 

Euromemo Group Conference 2020 A post-COVID 19 global-local agenda for a socio-ecological transformation of Europe

Proposals for papers together with a short abstract (maximum 250 words) should be submitted by 20 June 2020 to If accepted, completed papers should be submitted by30 August 2020.
online event
7/8 September 2020

Moving the frontier of macroeconomic modelling of Research & Innovation

GROWINPRO’s researchers Giovanni Dosi and Andrea Roventini are among the speakers at a conference organised by the DG of Research and Innovation of the European Commission.
6 July 2020

Innovative Capabilities, Innovation Performance and Institutional Context: Do strong intellectual property rights lead multinational firms to patent more?

GROWINPRO researcher Randolph Bruno participates at the webinar. 
online event
1/2 July 2020

GROWINPRO General Assembly

During the GROWINPRO General Assembly the project’s main results have been presented. Download here the event’s program
online event
1 July 2020

Missioni strategiche per le imprese pubbliche italiane

Presentazione del Rapporto curato dal Forum Disuaglianze Diversità con il contributo di GROWINPRO. Il Rapporto sarà presentato da Simone Gasperin (UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose). Partecipana all’evento Roberto Gualtieri, ministro dell’Economia e delle Finanze.
18 June 2020

From unequal societies to unjust ones

The adoption of social distancing and the persistent lockdown of many economic and productive sectors have been exacerbating pre-existing inequalities. A webinar with Giovanni Dosi (Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna), Chiara Giorgi (La Sapienza University), Maria Enrica Virgillito (Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna).
11 June 2020

The macroeconomics of COVID-19 crisis

The Institute of Economics organises a webinar with Lucrezia Fanti (INAPP) Francesco Lamperti (SSSA) Andrea Roventini (SSSA) to discuss of macroeconomic policies during the COVID-19 crisis.
Pisa, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
30 January 2020

Il Fisco del futuro: nuove tecnologie, semplificazione tributaria e lotta all’evasione

Il workshop è organizzato nell’ambito delle attività di public engagement del progetto H2020 GroWinPro e del Dipartimento di Eccellenza EMbeDS
Pisa, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
11 November 2019

The role of Artificial Intelligence in economic activities: data as a new factor of production

Dino Pedreschi (University of Pisa), Andrea Fumagalli (University of Pavia) and Piercosma Bisconti (Sant’Anna School for Advanced Studies) discuss the role of artificial intelligence in economic activities in the fourth of a series of seminars on ‘The challenges for the XXI century Macroeconomics”
Pisa, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
30 October 2019

Green New Deal: balancing ecological transition and inclusiveness

David Adler (DIEM25) and Yannis Dafermos (SOAS University London) discuss of how to tackle climate change in the third of a series of seminars on ‘The challenges for the XXI century Macroeconomics”.
Pisa, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
15 October 2019

Reforming the Eurozone: from failures to integration strategies

GROWINPRO researchers Andrea Roventini and Giovanni Dosi discuss with  two leading European economists, Francisco Louça (University of Lisbon) and Xavier Ragot  (OFCE)
Pisa, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
9 October 2019

Tackling inequalities: is income redistribution enough?

James Galbraith (University of Texas at Austin) and Maurizio Franzini (La Sapienza University of Rome) will discuss of how to tackle inequalities in the second of a series of seminars on ‘The challenges for the XXI century Macroeconomics”
Pisa, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
29 September 2019

Bright 2019 – La minaccia del cambiamento climatico e l’opportunità della crescita sostenibile

BRIGHT2019 (“Brilliant Researchers Impact on Growth Health and Trust in research” ) focuses on creating awareness on the important role played by researchers in addressing the great challenges ahead, such as health and wellbeing, new technologies, sustainable development
Pisa, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
9 September 2019

Climate change: challenges and opportunities

Experts and policymakers discuss one of the major challenges of the 21st century in a workshop organised within the public engagement activities of the GROWINPRO project
Pisa, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
23 July 2019

Fifteen proposals for social justice

The Forum on Inequality and Diversity, an Italian coalition which is part of the GROWINPRO civil society organisation network, will present its Report on how to tackle increasing inequalities
CNR research campus, Pisa
1/3 July 2019

Dynamics and complexity (DCP’19)

One of the sections, promoted by GROWINPRO partner OFCE-SciencesPo, will be devoted to the Climate dynamics and socio-economic impacts.
Paris – Paris University 13
26/28 September 2019

Euromemo Group Conference 2019 – A green new deal for Europe: opportunities and challenges

Proposals for papers together with a short abstract (maximum 250 words) should be submitted by 30 June 2019 to If accepted, completed papers should be submitted by September 6, 2019
City University, London
24/26 June 2019

Workshop on Economic Science with Heterogeneous Interacting Agents (WEHIA) 

The GROWINPRO project will hold a special session within the Workshop. The event is organised by the project’s coordinator Andrea Roventini and will be articulated in two sub-sessions chaired respectively by Mauro Napoletano and Andrea Roventini
Mannheim, Zentrum Fuer Europaeische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW)
16-17 May 2019

ZEW Conference on the Economics of Innovation and Patenting

The conference brings together international researchers on the economics of innovation and patenting
London, UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose
From May 2nd until June 27th
How to use public purpose to drive inclusive growth The series brings together world-leading experts from the worlds of arts, economics, architecture, design and policymaking
Paris, OFCE Science-Po
15 May 2019
Monetary policies after the crisis The workshop gathers contributions from academic scholars and central bankers. GROWINPRO researcher Mauro Napoletano attends the event
Pisa, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
6 May 2019
Il socialismo democratico è veramente morto? Le sfide della crescita sostenibile e inclusiva GROWINPRO researchers Andrea Roventini and Giovanni Dosi discuss with Marco Leonardi, professor of Economics at the University of Milano, and Giuseppe Provenzano, deputy director of Svimez, in a conference aimed at gathering opinions from civil society actors
Pisa, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
29/30 April 2019
Statistical meeting GROWINPRO researchers involved in the analysis of data (WP 3 et al.) attend the conference
Pisa, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
10 April 2019
The economy as a complex evolving system: the case for agent-based macroeconomics GROWINPRO researchers Andrea Roventini and Giovanni Dosi discuss with Alan Kirman (École des Hautes études en sciences sociales – EHESS) in the first of a series of seminars on ‘The challenges for the XXI century Macroeconomics”
Pisa, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
5/6 February 2019
GROWINPRO Kick-off meeting

GROWINPRO 14 unit members