Marco Raberto

Professore Associato


(+39) 010353 - 2028

Via Opera Pia 11 (ex-CNR), II piano, 16145 Genova. Ricevimento su appuntamento.

Academic related positions:

  • 2014-2016: Membro eletto Commissione paritetica per la didattica e il diritto allo studio della Scuola Politecnica dell’Università di Genova.

Research related appointments: 

  •  2014-16: Scientific Development Plan Officer and Research Area Coordinator, European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy
  • 2013 - Research Area Coordinator on "Evolutionary Economic Simulation",  European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy

Relevant Projects: 

  • EU ICT-FP7-2013-16 SYMPHONY “Orchestrating Information Technologies and Global Systems Science for Policy Design and Regulation of a Resilient and Sustainable Global Economy”.
  • Iceace 2011 – 2013, Project Grant by the Icelandic Centre for Research (Rannis) on “Financial instability, credit rationing and business cycles in an agent-based model: the case of Iceland” 
  • EU STREP IST-FET 2006-09 EURACE “An agent-based software platform for European economic policy design with heterogeneous interacting agents: new insights from a bottom-up approach to economic modelling and simulation”.


  • "Dottorato di ricerca in Ingegneria Elettronica ed Informatica" (Research Doctorate in Electronic and Computer Science Engineering) awarded on 10 June 2003 at the University of Genoa, Italy. Dissertation: “Modelling and implementation of an artificial financial market using object-oriented technology: the Genoa artificial stock market”. Supervisors: Professor Silvano Cincotti and Professor Michele Marchesi.
  • Laurea in Fisica” MSc – equivalent in Physics awarded on 13 December 1999 at the University of Genoa, Italy, 1999. Dissertation: “Stochastic processes and neural networks in the analysis of financial time series”. Supervisors: Professor Massimo Riani and Dr. Enrico Scalas.


The five most relevant publications to date are:

  1. E.J. Erlingsson, A. Teglio, S. Cincotti, H. Stefansson, J. T. Sturluson, M. Raberto (2014),  “Housing market bubbles and business cycles in an agent-based credit economy”, ECONOMICS: THE OPEN-ACCESS, OPEN-ASSESSMENT E-JOURNAL, vol. 8, 2014-8. doi: 10.5018/economics-ejournal.ja.2014-8 
  2. M. Raberto, A. Teglio, S. Cincotti (2012). Debt Deleveraging and Business Cycles. An Agent-Based Perspective. ECONOMICS: THE OPEN-ACCESS, OPEN-ASSESSMENT E-JOURNAL, vol. 6, 2012-27
  3. E. Shafiei, H. Thorkelsson, E.I. Ásgeirsson, B. Davidsdottir, M. Raberto, H. Stefansson (2012). An agent-based modeling approach to predict the evolution of market share of electric vehicles: a case study from Iceland. TECHNOLOGICAL FORECASTING AND SOCIAL CHANGE, vol. 79, pp. 1638-1653
  4. S. Cincotti, M. Raberto, e A. Teglio (2010). Credit Money and Macroeconomic Instability in the Agent-based Model and Simulator Eurace. ECONOMICS: THE OPEN-ACCESS, OPEN-ASSESSMENT E-JOURNAL, vol. 4, 2010-26, doi: 10.5018/economics-ejournal.ja.2010-26
  5. M. Raberto, A. Teglio, and S. Cincotti (2008), “Integrating real and financial markets in an agent-based economic model: an application to monetary policy design”, COMPUTATIONAL ECONOMICS, vol. 32, no. 1-2, pp. 147-162..