On January 1999 - PhD in Statistics Applied to Economic and Social Sciences, University of Padua. PhD Thesis on A Statistical Approach to Define the Weighted Capitation Funding of Hospital Care: the case of Region Friuli Venezia Giulia, supervisor: Professor P. Bellini (University of Padua).
On September 1995 - Master of Science in Economics (MSc) at the University of Southampton, Faculty of Social Sciences. Master dissertation on The efficiency of financial markets: analysis of the price volatility - volume of trade relationship, supervison: Prof. Hyun Song Shin (University of Oxford)
On March 1994 – Graduation (summa cum laude) at the University of Udine, Faculty of Economics. Thesis on Economic theories on criminal behaviour: from individual to organized criminality, supervisor: Prof. C.Carraro (University Ca Foscari of Venice).