19.04.1981
+372 53 91 43 47
simona.ferraro@ttu.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
01.02.2019–...   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Majandusanalüüsi ja rahanduse instituut, vanemlektor (1,00)
01.09.2017–31.01.2019   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Majandusanalüüsi ja rahanduse instituut, Lektor (0,80)
22.08.2016–31.08.2017   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Rahanduse ja majandusteooria instituut, Majandusteooria õppetool, Külalislektor (0,40)
01.02.2016–30.04.2016   
Bank of Estonia, Intern (0,20)
01.01.2013–31.12.2013   
DIT S.r.L. S.p.A. - External Substitute Auditor
01.01.2012–31.12.2013   
ALIN S.p.A - External Substitute Auditor
01.01.2011–31.12.2013   
AD SOLAR S.p.A - External audit
01.01.2011–31.12.2013   
ATLAS MEDITERRANEAN ENERGIES S.p.A. - External Auditor
01.01.2010–31.12.2013   
Simona Ferraro, Accountant (self-employer) (1,00)
01.01.2009–31.12.2009   
Banca Popolare San'Angelo di Licata - Collaborator
01.01.2008–31.12.2008   
Eureka Co-operative Society - Teacher in "Community policies for local development"
01.01.2006–31.12.2007   
G.E.I.S. Srl - (Upper Secondary School) - Subject "Accounting"
 
 
Haridustee
01.02.2018–31.07.2018   
Politecnico di Milano
16.07.2014–25.10.2018   
Tallinn University of Technology
2013–2014   
Tallinn University of Technology - Erasmus student
2011–2014   
Bakalaureusekraad
2006–2009   
Riigikontrolör
2006–2007   
Second Level University Master's Degree "International Markets and Marketing for small and medium companies"
2005–2008   
Raamatupidaja
2005–2006   
C.I.P.A.C. - General and analytical computer accountant
2000–2005   
Magistrikraadi
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2019−...   
Member of European Association of Labour Economists
2018−...   
Member of the Italian Econometric Association
 
 
Teenistuskäigu lisainfo
31st European Association of Labour Economists (EALE). Uppsala. Article accepted for poster session: Minimum wage, employment and firm productivity, September 19-21, 2019. ;
EERA-ECER (The European Conference on Educational Research) Emerging Researchers' Conference. Hamburg. Article presented “Local Governments’ Efficiency and Educational Results: Empirical Evidence from Italian Primary Schools”, September 2-3, 2019.;
2nd Baltic Economic Conference. June 10-11, 2019. Riga (Latvia) ;
14th Annual Conference of the Estonian Economic Association - "Controversies of Economic Theory and Policy". Pühajärve, January, 31 – February 1, 2019. Article presented "Minimum Wage and Firm Productivity in Estonia";
Labour Economics Summer School at Barcelona Graduate School of Economics, July 2-6 2018. Courses attended: Economics of Education with Prof. Derek Neal (School of Chicago) and Labour Market Outcomes with Prof. Robert Schimer (School of Chicago), July 2-6, 2018;
Visiting Doctoral student at Politecnico Milano -School of Management Engineering. Supervisor Prof. Tommaso Agasisti. February 1-July 31, 2018;
5th Workshop on Efficiency in Education “Efficiency in education and performance measurement in public sector”, Budapest, Hungary - October 19-20, 2017. Article presented “School-Level Policies and the Efficiency and Equity Trade-off in Education”. ;
Seventh ECINEQ Meeting 2017 - The Graduate Center City University of New York - New York City. Article presented “Is there a Trade-off between Efficiency and Equity in Education?”, July 17-19, 2017;
PhD Summer School in Economics, Management, Governments and Politics, Political Science, Law and Public Administration - Article presented “Is there a Trade-off between Efficiency and Equity in Education?”, Saka Manor (Estonia), June 26-28, 2017.;
9th international conference “Economic Challenges in Enlarged Europe”, Tallinn. Article presented “A Microeconometric Study of Minimum Wages and Employment Probabilities in Estonia”, June 11-16, 2017.;

Pre- and Post-Doc Colloquium “Amici come prima? Social Science Perspectives on Germany, Italy and the European union in Contemporary Crises”. Article presented “The Italian and the German Labour Market: Perception, fiction and reality”, April 10-12, 2017
;
“Introduction to R (for participants with some prior knowledge in command-line programming)”, taught by Florian Weiler (Ph.D.) Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences, University of Bamberg, March 03-05, 2017.;
EERA-ECER (The European Conference on Educational Research) Emerging Researchers' Conference. Dublin. Article presented “School Level Policies and Efficiency and Equity Trade-off in Education”, August 22-23, 2016.;
EERA-ECER (The European Conference on Educational Research) Main Conference. Dublin. Article presented “School Level Policies and Efficiency and Equity Trade-off in Education”, August 23-26, 2016.;
Summer School on Applied Techniques “Hands-on data in education research” – Education Economics Network (EdEN) Budapest, Hungary October 16-18, 2017. ;
2017 - Member of the Italian Econometrics Society;
“Bayesian econometrics”, taught by Jesus Crespo Cuaresma (Vienna University of Economics and Business), Bank of Estonia, 29-31 March, 2016.;
Doctoral Summer School in Economics and Innovation - Pühajärve, August 2015.;
7th international conference “Economic Challenges in Enlarged Europe”, Tallinn. Article presented “Tale of one culture: Family Background Effects in Educational Achievements in Northern and Southern Italy”, June 14-16, 2015.;
“Applied Spatial Econometrics with R” (2 ECTS), taught by Prof. Roger Bivand (Norwegian School of Economics, Department of Economics). Ph.D. course at Tartu University, 11-13 May 2015.;
“Introduction to Multilevel Modelling” (1 ECTS), taught by Julia Korosteleva (Ph.D.) Senior Lecturer in Business Economics, SSEES, University College London. Course at Tartu University, 1-4 June 2015.;
Harvard National Model United Nations conference in Boston. Country represented: Republic of Costa Rica in the United Nation Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), February 17-20, 2012. ;
Courses taught:
1) Microeconomics II: BA programme in Applied Economics in English language;
2) Intermediate Microeconomics: MA programme in Applied Economics in English language;
3) Microeconomics I: BA programme in International Business Administration in English language;
4) Concepts of Economics: various M.A. programmes in English languages;
5) Development Economics: various M.A. programmes in English language (with Prof. Aaro Hazak);

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
2017, Simona Ferraro, Estonian Economic Association: Vello Vensel Doctoral Research Prize
 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.12. Majandusteadus; CERCS ERIALA: S180 Majandus, ökonomeetrika, majandusteooria, majanduslikud süsteemid, majanduspoliitika

Publikatsioonid

Klass
Aasta
Publikatsioon
 
1.1.
2019
1.1.
2018
1.1.
2018
1.1.
2018
1.1.
2018
2.3.
2018
1.1.
2017
1.2.
2017
3.3.
2016
9.10.2019
19.04.1981
+372 53 91 43 47
simona.ferraro@ttu.ee

Career

Institution(s) and position(s)
01.02.2019–...   
Tallinn University of Technology , School of Business and Governance, Department of Economics and Finance, Senior Lecturer (1,00)
01.09.2017–31.01.2019   
Tallinn University of Technology , School of Business and Governance, Department of Economics and Finance, Lecturer (0,80)
22.08.2016–31.08.2017   
Tallinn University of Technology , School of Business and Governance, Department of Finance and Economics, Chair of Economic Theory, Visiting lecturer (0,40)
01.02.2016–30.04.2016   
Bank of Estonia, Intern (0,20)
01.01.2013–31.12.2013   
DIT S.r.L. S.p.A. - External Substitute Auditor
01.01.2012–31.12.2013   
ALIN S.p.A - External Substitute Auditor
01.01.2011–31.12.2013   
AD SOLAR S.p.A - External audit
01.01.2011–31.12.2013   
ATLAS MEDITERRANEAN ENERGIES S.p.A. - External Auditor
01.01.2010–31.12.2013   
Simona Ferraro, Accountant (self-employer) (1,00)
01.01.2009–31.12.2009   
Banca Popolare San'Angelo di Licata - Collaborator
01.01.2008–31.12.2008   
Eureka Co-operative Society - Teacher in "Community policies for local development"
01.01.2006–31.12.2007   
G.E.I.S. Srl - (Upper Secondary School) - Subject "Accounting"
 
 
Education
01.02.2018–31.07.2018   
Politecnico di Milano
16.07.2014–25.10.2018   
Tallinn University of Technology - Doctoral student in Economics
2013–2014   
Tallinn University of Technology - Erasmus student
2011–2014   
Bachelor's Degree "Economic Development and International Cooperation"
2006–2009   
Auditor
2006–2007   
Second Level University Master's Degree "International Markets and Marketing for small and medium companies"
2005–2008   
Accountant
2005–2006   
C.I.P.A.C. - General and analytical computer accountant
2000–2005   
Laurea Degree in "Economic and Business" one cycle
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2019−...   
Member of European Association of Labour Economists
2018−...   
Member of the Italian Econometric Association
 
 
Additional career information
31st European Association of Labour Economists (EALE). Uppsala. Article accepted for poster session: Minimum wage, employment and firm productivity, September 19-21, 2019. ;
EERA-ECER (The European Conference on Educational Research) Emerging Researchers' Conference. Hamburg. Article presented “Local Governments’ Efficiency and Educational Results: Empirical Evidence from Italian Primary Schools”, September 2-3, 2019.;
2nd Baltic Economic Conference. June 10-11, 2019. Riga (Latvia) ;
14th Annual Conference of the Estonian Economic Association - "Controversies of Economic Theory and Policy". Pühajärve, January, 31 – February 1, 2019. Article presented "Minimum Wage and Firm Productivity in Estonia";
Labour Economics Summer School at Barcelona Graduate School of Economics, July 2-6 2018. Courses attended: Economics of Education with Prof. Derek Neal (School of Chicago) and Labour Market Outcomes with Prof. Robert Schimer (School of Chicago), July 2-6, 2018;
01.02.2018 Visiting Doctoral student at Politecnico Milano -School of Management Engineering. Supervisor Prof. Tommaso Agasisti. February 2-July 31, 2018.;
5th Workshop on Efficiency in Education “Efficiency in education and performance measurement in public sector”, Budapest, Hungary – October 19-20, 2017. Article presented “School-Level Policies and the Efficiency and Equity Trade-off in Education”.;
Seventh ECINEQ Meeting 2017 - The Graduate Center City University of New York - New York City. Article presented “Is there a Trade-off between Efficiency and Equity in Education?”, July 17-19, 2017;
PhD Summer School in Economics, Management, Governments and Politics, Political Science, Law and Public Administration - Article presented “Is there a Trade-off between Efficiency and Equity in Education?”, Saka Manor (Estonia), June 26-28, 2017.;
9th international conference “Economic Challenges in Enlarged Europe”, Tallinn. Article presented “A Microeconometric Study of Minimum Wages and Employment Probabilities in Estonia”, June 11-16, 2017.;

Pre- and Post-Doc Colloquium “Amici come prima? Social Science Perspectives on Germany, Italy and the European union in Contemporary Crises”. Article presented “The Italian and the German Labour Market: Perception, fiction and reality”, April 10-12, 2017
;
“Introduction to R (for participants with some prior knowledge in command-line programming)”, taught by Florian Weiler (Ph.D.) Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences, University of Bamberg, March 03-05, 2017.;
EERA-ECER (The European Conference on Educational Research) Emerging Researchers' Conference. Dublin. Article presented “School Level Policies and Efficiency and Equity Trade-off in Education”, August 22-23, 2016.;
EERA-ECER (The European Conference on Educational Research) Main Conference. Dublin. Article presented “School Level Policies and Efficiency and Equity Trade-off in Education”, August 23-26, 2016.;
Summer School on Applied Techniques “Hands-on data in education research” – Education Economics Network (EdEN) Budapest, Hungary October 16-18, 2017. ;
2017 - Member of the Italian Econometrics Society;
“Bayesian econometrics”, taught by Jesus Crespo Cuaresma (Vienna University of Economics and Business), Bank of Estonia, 29-31 March, 2016.;
Doctoral Summer School in Economics and Innovation - Pühajärve, August 2015.;
7th international conference “Economic Challenges in Enlarged Europe”, Tallinn. Article presented “Tale of one culture: Family Background Effects in Educational Achievements in Northern and Southern Italy”, June 14-16, 2015.;
“Applied Spatial Econometrics with R” (2 ECTS), taught by Prof. Roger Bivand (Norwegian School of Economics, Department of Economics). Ph.D. course at Tartu University, 11-13 May 2015.;
“Introduction to Multilevel Modelling” (1 ECTS), taught by Julia Korosteleva (Ph.D.) Senior Lecturer in Business Economics, SSEES, University College London. Course at Tartu University, 1-4 June 2015.;
Harvard National Model United Nations conference in Boston. Country represented: Republic of Costa Rica in the United Nation Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), February 17-20, 2012. ;
Courses taught:
1) Microeconomics II: BA programme in Applied Economics in English;
2) Intermediate Microeconomics: MA programme in Applied Economics in English;
3) Microeconomics I: BA programme in International Business Administration in English;
4) Concepts of Economics: various M.A. programmes in English languages;
5) Development Economics: various M.A. programmes in English language (with Prof. Aaro Hazak);

Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
2017, Simona Ferraro, Saka Manor, June 26-28, 2017. Vello Vensel Doctoral Research Prize awarded by the Estonian Economic Association at the Doctoral Summer School for the paper “Is there a Trade-off between Efficiency and Equity in Education?
 
 
Field of research
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 2. Culture and Society; 2.12. Economics; CERCS SPECIALITY: S180 Economics, econometrics, economic theory, economic systems, economic policy
 
 

Publications

Category
Year
Publication
 
1.1.
2019
1.1.
2018
1.1.
2018
1.1.
2018
1.1.
2018
2.3.
2018
1.1.
2017
1.2.
2017
3.3.
2016
9.10.2019
  • Leitud 5 kirjet
ProgrammLiikNumberNimiProjekti algusProjekti lõppVastutav täitjaAsutusFinantseerijapoolne rahastamine
1.2.2.1.VERT19042Euroopa Liidu digitaalsete ökosüsteemide hindamine majanduslikest ja õiguslikest aspektidest.01.09.201931.08.2022Kadri Männasoo; Tanel KerikmäeTallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Majandusanalüüsi ja rahanduse instituut; Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Õiguse instituut 21 571,20 EUR
1.2.3.4.VFP16057Institutsioonid teadmistepõhise arengu saavutamiseks: Majanduslikud ja regulatiivsed aspektid Kagu-Aasia üleminekumajandustes01.01.201731.12.2020Aaro Hazak; Tanel Kerikmäe; Kadri MännasooTallinna Tehnikaülikool, Sotsiaalteaduskond, Õiguse instituut; Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Rahanduse ja majandusteooria instituut1 318 500,00 EUR
MUUB45Majanduskriisid Euroopas: informatsioon, riskid ja valitsuse poliitika01.01.201531.12.2015Karsten StaehrTallinna Tehnikaülikool; Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Rahanduse ja majandusteooria instituut, Rahanduse ja panganduse õppetool33 600,00 EUR
PUT; PUT_SPPUT315Stiimulid, regulatsioonid ja kapitalipaigutus teadmusmahuka majanduse saavutamiseks01.01.201431.12.2017Aaro HazakTallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Majandusanalüüsi ja rahanduse instituut; Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond143 680,00 EUR
1.1.LMIN19055Ühtekuuluvuspoliitika fondide rakenduskava 2014-2020 ettevõtlus- ja innovatsioonitoetuste tulemuslikkuse hindamine26.06.201901.04.2020Kadri Männasoo; Erkki Karo; Merli Reidolf; Merle KüttimTallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Majandusanalüüsi ja rahanduse instituut; Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Ärikorralduse instituut; Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Ragnar Nurkse innovatsiooni ja valitsemise instituut 60 475,00 EUR