Gaetano Gaballo


  • After being a visiting Ph.D. student at the University of Cambridge for the academic year 2007-2008, and at the University of St. Andrews for the Fall Term 2008, I obtained my Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Siena in September 2009.
  • My dissertation, “Behavioural Uncertainty, Expectations and Learning in Macroeconomics”, was examined by Professors Nicola Dimitri (University of Siena), George W. Evans (University of Oregon) and Roger Guesnerie (College de France).

Current Position

  • 2010-2011 Max Weber Fellow, Department of Economics, European University Institute.

Mentor: Ramon Marimon.

Awards and Fellowships

  • In 2010 I was awarded the Max Weber post-doc fellowship by the European University Institute.
  • In 2009 I received the Best Ph.D. Paper Award from the Society of Computational Economics.
  • In 2009, I was awarded the Robert Solow post-doc fellowship by the Cournot Centre.


  • Good Luck or Good Policy? An Expectational Theory of Macro-Volatility Switches. [Awarded Society for Computational Economics Graduate Student Prize, 2009]
  • Market Power, Expectational Instability and Welfare
  • Rationalizable Dynamics and Eductive Convergence Conditions
  • Rational Exuberance in Asset Pricing
  • Freedom of Choice as Individual Diversity (with Ernesto Savaglio)