William Addessi

Lecturer

 
researcher

Biography

Dr. William Addessi is a lecturer (tenured) in Macroeconomics at the University of Limerick. In the previous years he worked as assistant professor at University of Sassari, researcher at the Italian National Institute of Statistics (Istat), and as post-doc at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”. He completed his doctoral studies at the University of Rome 3 in 2008 with a dissertation about Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium (DSGE) models. He obtained the Italian National Scientific Qualification as associate professor in Economic Policy (13/A2) in 2014 and in Economics (13/A1) in 2018. William’s primary areas of research are multi-sectoral macroeconomics, labour market, and productivity estimation. He has published in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Economics Letters, Economic Modelling, B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, Journal of Financial Stability and in other international academic journals.                       

Research Interests

Business Cycle, Multi-sectoral Models, Labor Market, Productivity Estimation                       

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2018 'Population age structure and consumption expenditure composition: Evidence from European countries'
William Addessi (2018) 'Population age structure and consumption expenditure composition: Evidence from European countries'. Economics Letters, 168 [DOI] [Details]
2017 'Impact of Changes in Consumer Preferences on Sectoral Labour Reallocation: Evidence from the Italian Economy'
Addessi W., Pulina M., and Sallusti F. (2017) 'Impact of Changes in Consumer Preferences on Sectoral Labour Reallocation: Evidence from the Italian Economy'. Oxford Bulletin Of Economics And Statistics, [Details]
2010 'Relative-Preference Shifts and Business Cycle'
Addessi W., Busato F. (2010) 'Relative-Preference Shifts and Business Cycle'. The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, [Details]
2012 'The perverse effect of debt tax benefit on firm investment decisions'
Addessi W., Saltari E. (2012) 'The perverse effect of debt tax benefit on firm investment decisions'. Economic Notes, [Details]
2009 'Fair wages, labor relations and asset returns'
Addessi W., Busato F. (2009) 'Fair wages, labor relations and asset returns'. Journal Of Financial Stability, 5 :410-430 [Details]
2011 'Preference shifts between consumption goods and cross-sectoral co-movement'
Addessi W., Busato F. (2011) 'Preference shifts between consumption goods and cross-sectoral co-movement'. Economics Letters, 111 :213-216 [Details]
2014 'The R&D and Innovation Activities and the Use of External Numerical Flexibility'
Addessi W., Saltari E., and R. Tilli (2014) 'The R&D and Innovation Activities and the Use of External Numerical Flexibility'. Economic Modelling, 36 :612-621 [Details]
2014 'The Productivity Effect of Permanent and Temporary Labor Contracts in the Italian Manufacturing Sector'
Addessi William (2014) 'The Productivity Effect of Permanent and Temporary Labor Contracts in the Italian Manufacturing Sector'. Economic Modelling, 36 :666-672 [Details]
2014 'Preference shifts and the change of consumption composition'
William Addessi (2014) 'Preference shifts and the change of consumption composition'. Economics Letters, 125 :14-17 [Details]

Teaching Interests

Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics, Economic Policy

Modules Taught

  Term (ID)) Title Link Subject
I/2015-2016 Principles of Economics TT4027
II/2015-2016 Dissertation Preparation EC6152
II/2015-2016 Monetary Economics EC4018/EC4418
II/2015-2016 Macroeconomics for non-business EC4112
II/2015-2016 Macroeconomics EC4102