Curriculum Vitae - Saul Desiderio

Education 2008: Ph.D. in Political Economy. Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy. 2006: Master of Arts in Economics. Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium. 2004: Master of Science in Economics. Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy. 2003: Bachelor Degree in Political Economy. University “G. d'Annunzio”, Chieti-Pescara, Italy. Working experience January 2012-currently: Associate Professor in Economics, Shantou University Business School. March 2010-October 2011: Post-doc researcher, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Milan, Italy. July 2007-November 2009: Post-doc researcher, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy. November 2006-June 2007: research assistant, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy. Teaching Macroeconomics, undergraduate course, Shantou University Game theory, undergraduate course, Shantou University Econometrics, undergraduate course, Shantou University Computational Economics, undergraduate course, Shantou University Computational Economics, Master course, Shantou University Computational Economics, Master course, Polytechnic University of Marche (Italy) Microeconomics, undergraduate course, Polytechnic University of Marche (Italy) Research interests: Computational economics Macroeconomics Game theory Publications on refereed journals: Chen S., Desiderio S. (2016, on-line). “Long-run consequences of debt”. Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination, DOI 10.1007/s11403-016-0186-8. Desiderio S., Chen S. (2016). “Why the rich become richer: insights from an agent-based model”. International Journal of Computational Economics and Econometrics 6(3):258-275. Delli Gatti D., Desiderio S. (2015). “Monetary policy experiments in an agent-based model with financial frictions”. Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination 10:265-286, DOI 10.1007/s11403-014-0123-7. Chen S., Desiderio S. (2014). “Sticky wages, labour demand elasticity and rational unemployment”. Australian Journal of Labour Economics 17(1):55-65. Gaffeo E., Delli Gatti D., Desiderio S., Gallegati M. (2008). “Adaptive microfoundations for emergent macroeconomics”. Eastern Economic Journal 34:441-463. Books Delli Gatti D., Desiderio S., Gaffeo E., Gallegati M., Cirillo P. (2011). Macroeconomics from the bottom-up. Springer, Milan. Chapters in collective books Desiderio S., Delli Gatti D., Gallegati M. (2015). “The Dynamics of the Labour Market in an Agent-Based Model with Financial Constraints”, in Cristini A., Fazzari S., Greenberg E., Leoni R. (Eds.) Cycles, Growth and the Great Recession. Routledge.