Danilo Spinola

Affiliated Researcher

Research group(s):
3. Economic Complexity and Innovation
1. Economics of Knowledge and Innovation
2. Structural Change and Economic Development

Dr. Danilo Spinola is an economist and affiliated researcher at UNU-Merit, part of the Research teams on Innovation, Structural Change and Economic Complexity.

Danilo is currently working as a Senior Lecturer in Economics in the Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics of the Birmingham City Business School (Birmingham City University).

Danilo had a postdoctoral research position and holds a PhD on Economics of Innovation from UNU-Merit, where was also tutoring and lecturing in the Master of Public Policy (MPP).

Previously, Danilo has worked as a consultant for the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and for the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET). He is currently the Chairman of the advisory board of the Young Scholars Initiative (YSI), and vice-president of the Latin American Network for the study of Learning Systems, Innovation and Skills Construction (LALICS). Spinola’s research includes Structural Change, Complexity Economics, and Macroeconomic Theory.


More information including CV and publications:

Personal website: https://sites.google.com/view/danilospinola

BCU Website: https://www.bcu.ac.uk/business-school/about-us/our-staff/accounting-finance-and-economics/danilo-spinola 

ResearchGate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Danilo_Spinola2

Twitter: https://twitter.com/DaniloSpinola_

Selected publications by Danilo Spinola