Roberta Rabellotti

Roberta Rabellotti is an Italian professor of economics at the Department of Business and Management at Aalborg University.[1] Furthermore, Rabellotti is employed as a professor of economics at the University of Pavia.[2]

Roberta Rabellotti
EducationMs.c. from Sussex University & PhD from Sussex University
OccupationProfessor at Aalborg University
EmployerAalborg University


In 1988, Roberta Rabellotti obtained her Master's degree (Ms.c.) in development economics from the University of Oxford. In 1995, she received a PhD from the Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex.[3][4][5]


Roberta Rabellotti is specialised in innovation economics, development economics, and regional economics.[6] She has been particularly occupied with, and contributed to, research within development economics, regional economics, innovation in developing countries, clusters and small enterprises, multinationals and Global Value Chains.

As part of her working career, she has been part of UNCTAD, Orkestra, Inter-American Development Bank, ILO, EC, ECLAC, and UNIDO.[7] Additionally, Rabellotti has functioned as a board member at different organisations. These include positions as:

  • Member of the scientific board Società Italiana degli Economisti.[8]
  • Member of the International Advisory Board of CIRCLE, Lund University.[9]


  1. ^ "Roberta Rabellotti". Aalborg University's Research Portal. Retrieved 2020-05-27.
  2. ^ "Roberta Rabellotti". Retrieved 2020-05-27.
  3. ^ "PhD in Economics - Universities of Milan and Pavia - Roberta Rabellotti". Retrieved 2020-05-27.
  4. ^ "Prof. Roberta Rabellotti, panelist at Rethinking Clusters Workshop – Rethinking Clusters". Retrieved 2020-05-27.
  5. ^ Ponte, Stefano (2019). Handbook on Global Value Chains. Edward Elgar Publishing. ISBN 978-1-78811-377-9.
  6. ^ "Roberta Rabellotti". Retrieved 2020-05-27.
  7. ^ "About" (in Italian). Retrieved 2020-05-27.
  8. ^ "Italian Economic Journal". Springer. Retrieved 2020-05-27.
  9. ^ "International Advisory Board | CIRCLE". Retrieved 2020-05-27.