Giovanni is a Research Fellow in the Macroeconomics Research Program. His research interests are in the areas of applied macroeconomics, monetary economics and macroeconomic uncertainty. His current research focuses on the role of nonlinearities for the transmission of structural shocks.
Giovanni joined the Melbourne Institute in August 2016. He completed his doctoral studies in Economics at the University of Verona in April 2016. During his PhD studies, he visited the Einaudi Institute of Economics and Finance (Rome), the Queen Mary University of London and the University of Bonn.