Michelangelo Vasta

Associated Professor of Economic History – University of Siena

PhD. in Economic History (University of Oxford)

Graduate in History (University of Firenze)

Patents, History of Technology, Trade, Business History, Italian economic history

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Patents and Inventors, 1800-1939
2016 Mar 30 - 2016 Mar 30

Nuvolari, Alessandro; Andersson, David; Sáiz, Patricio; Streb, Jochen; Vasta, Michelangelo

Publications

2015. Nuvolari, Alessandro; Vasta, Michelangelo. "Independent Invention in Italy during the Liberal Age, 1861-1913", The Economic History Review 68(3), (270-290).
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2015. Federico, Giovanni; Vasta, Michelangelo. "What Do We Really Know about Protection before the Great Depression: Evidence from Italy", The Journal of Economic History 75(4), (993-1029).
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2015. Nuvolari, Alessandro; Vasta, Michelangelo. "The Ghost in the Attic? The Italian National Innovation System in Historical Perspective, 1861-2011", Enterprise and Society 16(2), (270-290).
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2015. Felice, Emanuele; Vasta, Michelangelo. "Passive Modernization? The New Human Development Index and its Components in Italy’s Regions (1871-2007)", European Review of Economic History 19(1), (44-66).
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2015. Colli, Andrea; Vasta, Michelangelo. "Large and Entangled: Italian Business Groups in the Long Run", Business History 57(1), (64-95).
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2015. Colli, Andrea; Rinaldi, Alberto; Vasta, Michelangelo. "The Only Way to Grow? Italian Business Groups in Historical Perspective", Business History 58(1), (30-48).
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2015. Di Martino, Paolo; Vasta, Michelangelo. "Happy 150th Birthday Italy? Institutions and Economic Pperformance since 1861", Enterprise and Society 16(2), (291-312).
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2014. Toninelli, Pier Angelo; Vasta, Michelangelo. "Opening the Black Box of Entrepreneurship: The Italian Case in a Historical Perspective", Business History 56(2), (161-186).
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2010. Federico, Giovanni; Vasta, Michelangelo. "Was Industrialization an Escape for the Commodity Lottery? Evidence from Italy 1861-1939", Explorations in Economic History 47(2), (228-243).
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2010. Di Martino, Paolo; Vasta, Michelangelo. "Companies’ Insolvency and ‘The Nature of the Firm’ in Italy, 1920s-1970s", The Economic History Review 63(1), (137-164).
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