Francesco Rullani is Assistant Professor at LUISS Guido Carli in Rome (IT) and Visiting Associate Professor at Copenhagen Business School. Previously, he has been Assistant Professor in Management and Economics of Innovation at Copenhagen Business School and member of the Danish Research Unit for Industrial Dynamics (DRUID). He has been visiting fellow at Stanford University and Bocconi University and received his Ph.D. from Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies. His research focuses on production and diffusion of knowledge. Francesco has explored these themes employing mainly quantitative techniques applied to large databases, but also theoretical elaboration and formal modeling. His research has been published in journals such as Strategic Management Journal, Research Policy, Industrial and Corporate Change, International Journal of Industrial Organization and Industry and Innovation.