Professor of Economics
Department of Economics, State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA
Professional Profile: Sandro Brusco is Professor of Economics at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, where he is currently Director of the Department of Economics.
His research interests mainly concern the theory of mechanism design and its applications. In particular, from the applications of the theory point of view, he worked on optimal design of auctions and sales mechanisms and issues of public finance and political science, especially fiscal federalism and electoral systems.
In addition to his academic work he is the founder and editor of the blog noisefromamerika.org and collaborates with Linkiestaand Il Fatto Quotidiano. Together with Alberto Bisin, Michele Boldrin, Andrea Moro and Giulio Zanella he has published the book Tremonti. Istruzioni per il disuso, Ancora del Mediteranneo, Napoli, 2010.