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Alessandra Faggian

Alessandra Faggian

Alessandra Faggian
Alessandra Faggian
Associate Professor
Contact Information

232 Agricultural Administration Building
2120 Fyffe Road
Columbus, Ohio 43210
faggian.1@osu.edu
Telephone: 614-688-4416

Alessandra Faggian is Associate Professor at the Ohio State University, AED Economics Department and co-editor of Papers in Regional Science.

Dr. Faggian’s research interests lie in the field of Regional and Urban Economics, Demography, Labour Economics and Economics of Education. Her publications cover a wide range of topics including migration, human capital, labour markets, creativity and local innovation and growth. She has co-authored 40 academic publications (of which 26 in referred journals). Her articles appeared in journals such as Oxford Economics Papers, Cambridge Journal of Economics, Journal of Economic Geography, Feminist Economics, Regional Studies, Papers in Regional Science, Journal of Regional Science, Growth and Change and Annals in Regional Science. Her work has been cited over 1,000 times in Google Scholar and almost 300 times in ISI.

She is co-editor of Papers in Regional Science and is on the editorial board of Journal of Regional Science and Regional Studies, Regional Science. In 2013 she was appointed by the European Commission as one five jurors to select the European Capital of Innovation 2014 (iCapital Award).

In 2007 she was awarded the Moss Madden Memorial Medal by the Regional Science Association International: Irish and British section (RSAIBIS) for the best paper published in the year 2006. In 2008 she was awarded an ESRC Fellowship in conjunction with the Department of Education and Learning to investigate the impact of the introduction of higher education tuition fees in Northern Ireland. She has been Treasurer of the RSAIBIS between 2009 and 2012. In 2010 she was elected councillor-at-large of RSAI and since 2011 she is a member of the RSAI Long Range Planning Committee. In 2012 she also became a member of the Board of Directors of WRSA and she was elected councillor-at-large for NARSC.

 

By Jim Pemberton, Sarah Jewell, Alessandra Faggian and Zella King. Published in the journal Oxford Economic Papers . Recent UK changes in the number of students entering higher education, and in the nature of financial support, highlight the complexity of students’ choices about human capital...
Date published:
April 15, 2013
Published in the Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society. By Alesssandra Faggian, Rose Olfert, and Mark D. Partridge Abstract: Individuals reveal their preferences for alternative locations as they ‘vote with their feet’. Persistent positive net migration indicates that on net,...
Date published:
September 11, 2010
Alessandra Faggian, Mark Partridge, and Ed Maleck
Date published:
August 9, 2011
Alesssandra Faggian, Mark D. Partridge, and Dan S. Rickman
Date published:
July 1, 2010
By Alessandra Faggian, Ph.D., The Ohio State University Presented at the 2013 Midwest Graduate Student Conference on Regional/Applied Economics (CRAE)
Date published:
April 5, 2013
Course number Course title Semesters offered
AED ECON 2005 Data Analysis for Agribusiness and Applied Economics Autumn, Spring
AED ECON 3680 Regional Economics and Sustainable Growth Spring
AED ECON 6400 International and Regional Development Spring
AED ECON 7999 Research Hours Autumn, Spring
AEDE's Alessandra Faggian was recently chosen by the European Commission to serve as one of five judges for the European Capital of Innovation 2014 contest, which awards the iCapital prize. The contest, which grants the winning city 500,000 euros to commit to its innovation efforts, aims to create a network of cities who can share their innovation concepts for growing the Europe of the future.
Maintaining its strong presence in the field of regional economics, AEDE recently sent a dozen faculty members and doctoral students to Atlanta, Georgia for the 60th annual North American meeting of the Regional Science Association International (RSAI). Dr. Mark Partridge and Wendong Zhang received awards at the event.
This summer many AEDE faculty members travelled abroad for teaching and research collaboration opportunities. One country in particular, the People’s Republic of China, hosted visits from several AEDE faculty members working in the fields of development and regional economics.
AEDE hosted the Midwest Graduate Student Conference on Regional and Applied Economics (CRAE) on April 5 and 6, 2013 on the Ohio State campus.
AEDE is organizing the Midwest Graduate Student Conference on Regional and Applied Economics (CRAE) on April 5 and 6, 2013. Follow our live updates.
AEDE will send a delegation of regional economists to the Western Regional Science Association’s (WRSA) 2013 Annual Meeting, which will be held from February 24-27, 2013 in Santa Barbara, CA.
How do those in the creative class in the UK fare in the job market in comparison to their peers? In a new study, AEDE’s Alessandra Faggian and her colleagues attempt to answer this question with an analysis of new data in the field.
Why do young British-Bangladeshi women fail to lead in labor force participation rates and wages garnered compared to young British-Bangladeshi men even though these women have higher rates of higher education attainment? In the January 2013 issue of Feminist Economics AEDE Associate Professor...
AEDE Associate Professor Alessandra Faggian was recently appointed Co-Editor of the academic journal Papers in Regional Science . In this role, Dr. Faggian will focus on regional science research related to the Americas. Dr. Faggian’s research interests lie in the fields of regional and urban...
From November 7-10, 2012, the North American Regional Science Council (NARSC) , which is a member of the Regional Science Association International (RSAI) , will hold its 59th annual conference in Ottawa, Canada. AEDE will have a strong presence at the meeting with faculty members Alessandra...

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Nov 7 2012 (All day) to Nov 10 2012 (All day)
From November 7-10, 2012, the North American Regional Science Council (NARSC) , which is a member of the Regional Science Association International (RSAI) , will hold its 59th annual conference in Ottawa, Canada. AEDE will have a strong presence at the meeting with faculty members Alessandra...