Luca Andriani

Luca Andriani is a Lecturer in Economics in Birkbeck’s Department of Management, Co-Director of the Centre for Political Economy and Institutional Studies (CPEIS) and Academic Member of the Athens Institute for Education and Research (Athens, Greece). Luca holds a PhD and an MSc in Economics from Birkbeck and BA(Hons) in Political Science from the University of Torino, Italy. His research looks at the political economy of informal institutions, social capital, trust, corruption and prosocial behaviour. His works are published in several top academic journals including The Cambridge Journal of Economics, The Journal of Institutional Economics, the Journal of Economic Issues and the Review of Social Economy.