PhD in Economics, Boston University, 2011
MSc in Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, 2006
BA (Laurea) in Economics, University of Rome 'Tor Vergata', 2005
Gabriele Gratton is Scientia Associate Professor of Economics in the UNSW Business School. He is interested in Political Economics and his research focuses on information asymmetries and communication in politics and organisations. Through his research, Gabriele Gratton aims to understand how the institutions and technologies controlling the transmission of information affect election campaigns and policymaking. More broadly, he is interested in the design of democratic institutions capable to withstand negative economic and social shocks. Visit the Resilient Democracy Lab website and gratton.org to learn more.
Personal website: http://gratton.org.
UNSW Business School Outstanding Research Award (Associate Professor), 2019
UNSW Business School Non-Professorial Research Achievement Award 2014
UNSW Scientia Program: ($160,000), 2019-2022
BSRG: ($24,852) “Political Reputation and the Evolution of Bureaucracy, 2018
ARC Discovery Project: ($139,000) “Legitimacy and Representation: A Comprehensive Study of Electoral Systems and Strategic Voting Behaviour”, 2014–2016 (with Carlos Pimienta and Marco Faravelli)
ASB Research Grant: ($7,100) “Media, Defamation, and Corruption”, 2013/2014
ASB Research Grant: ($9,058) “Understanding Terrorism: Fear and Reputation”, 2012
ASB Travel Grants, 2012-2013
Special Research Fellowship, Boston University, Fall 2010
Summer Research Grant, Boston University, Summer 2010
Travel Grant, Boston University IED, Summer 2010