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My name is Silvia Galli

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I am a woman, a mother, an economist, and a teacher. I am currently a postdoctoral researcher and lecturer at the Institute of Economics of the University of St. Gallen (FGN-HSG).

My research is at the crossroads between economic growth, development, and innovation.

I received my Ph.D. in Economics from Durham University (UK) in 2012.


I was a tenured assistant professor in economics at the University of Hull (UK) from 2011-2013 before joining the Institute of Economics faculty at the University of St. Gallen. 

In 2014 I was awarded the prestigious "UniCredit & Universities Foundation Best PhD Thesis Award", conferred to the three best PhD theses in economics discussed within European universities over the previous three years.

Please navigate these pages to learn more about my research.


Here is my Full CV.


Address: Institute of Economics
Varnbueelstrasse 19
University of St. Gallen
St. Gallen, CH-9001

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