Curriculum

 

Nationality: Italian

Date of Birth: 06/29/1977

Place of Birth: Pisa

Home Address: Via Italo Bargagna 38, cap 56124, Pisa (PI)

Home Address 2: Viale Ambrogio da Fossano 6, cap 12045, Fossano (CN)

Work Address: Dipartimento di Economia e Management, Via Ridolfi n.10, cap 56124 Pisa (PI).

Phone (office): +39 050 2216320

Fax: +39 050 2216375

Email: stefano.marchetti@unipi.it

 

 

  1. PROFESSION

Researcher/Lecturer in Methodological Statistics (Italian classification SECS-S/01 – Statistics) at the Department of Economics and Management, University of Pisa (position hold from the 23th of December 2011).

 

  1. EDUCATION

Ph.D. in applied statistics (March 2009), University of Florence, Department of Statistics. Research topics: small area estimation, distribution function estimation, m-quantile regression model, bootstrap techniques, Big Data in official statistics. PhD thesis: “La stima dell’errore quadratico medio per lo stimatore della funzione di ripartizione nel contesto della stima per piccole aree” (“Mean Squared Error Estimator for the Distribution Function estimator in the small area framework”)

Master of Sc. Degree in Applied Statistics (Italian classification 91/S, Statistics for Economics and Finance), Department of Statistics and Applied Mathematics, University of Pisa, on July 11th, 2005, discussing a research thesis on Small Area Methods Applied to Farm Surveys. Mark 110/110 (Summa Cum Laude). Excellence certification received (“Percorso di eccellenza”)

High School Diploma with mark 60/60.

 

  1. MEMBER OF
  • Società Italiana di Statistica (SIS, Italian Statistical Society) since 2008.
  • International Association of Survey Statisticians (IASS) since 2015.
  • Gruppo Campioni della Società Italian di Statistica (Italian Statistical Society Survey Sampling Group) since 2010.
  • Organising committee of the ITACOSM 2011, Italian Conference on Survey Methodology.
  • Scientific and organising committee of the workshop “Measuring progress at a local level”, 28-29 May 2013.
  • Organising committee of the workshop “Local statistics for decision-making on well-being and vulnerability”, 15-17 June 2015.
  • Tuscan Interuniversiy Research Centre “Camilo Dagum” on Advanced Statistics for Equitable and Sustainable Development (ASESD) since 2015.
  • Organising committee of the workshop “Recent Advances in Quantile and M-quantile Regression”, 14-15 July 2016.

 

  1. FOREING RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

Visiting student from February to March 2008 to the Center for Census and Survey Research (CCSR), The University of Manchester, Manchester (U.K.). Tutor: Prof. Nikos Tzavidis PhD.

 

  1. OTHER RESEARCH ACTIVITIES
  • Temporary research fellow at Department of Statistics and Mathematics Applied to Economics, University of Pisa (07/19/2010 – 12/22/2011).
  • Scolarship with the Department of Statistics and Mathematics Applied to Economics, University of Pisa on “La stima per piccole aree dei principali indicatori di povertà” (“Small area estimation methods for poverty indicators”) (05/18/2010 – 07/18/2010).
  • Researcher at Bruno Kessler Foundation, Trento (10/10/2009 – 12/31/2009).
  • Temporary research fellow at Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna of Pisa (University institute) (03/15/2009 – 09/15/2009).

 

  1. TEACHING ACTIVITIES
    • Professor of Statistics in the following BD programme, Banking, finance and financial markets, Economics and commerce, Business administration, Peace studies, international cooperation and conflict transformation, University of Pisa, academic year 2017/2018.
    • Professor of Statistics in the following BD programme, Banking, finance and financial markets, Economics and commerce, Business administration, Peace studies, international cooperation and conflict transformation and Economic, University of Pisa, academic year 2016/2017.
    • Professor of Statistics in the following BD programme, Banking, finance and financial markets, Economics and commerce, Business administration, Peace studies, international cooperation and conflict transformation and Economic, Management and Law of Logistic Systems, University of Pisa, academic year 2015/2016.
    • Professor of Statistics in the following BD programme, Banking, finance and financial markets, Economics and commerce, Business administration, Peace studies, international cooperation and conflict transformation and Economic, University of Pisa, academic year 2014/2015.
    • Professor of Statistics in the following BD programme, Banking, finance and financial markets, Economics and commerce, Business administration, Peace studies, international cooperation and conflict transformation and Economic, University of Pisa, academic year 2013/2014.
    • Professor at the Italian Statistical Society School on “Innovation technology, Web and Statistics”, University of Pisa, 28th January – 1st February 2013.
    • Professor of Statistics in the following BD programme, Banking, finance and financial markets, Economics and commerce, Business administration, University of Pisa, academic year 2012/2013.
    • Professor of Statistics in the following BD programme, Banking, finance and financial markets, Economics and commerce, Business administration, University of Pisa, academic year 2011/2012.
    • Professor of Statistical data analysis, training course on “Tecnico superiore per la ristorazione e la valorizzazione dei prdotti territoriali e delle produzioni tipiche” (10/04/2011 – 11/10/2011).
    • Professor at the Italian Statistical Society Summer School on “Web and Statistics”, University of Pisa, 5th-9th September 2011.
    • Teaching assistant for Statistics, Faculty of Economics, University of Pisa, academic year 2010/2011.
    • Teaching assistant for Statistics, Interfaculty BD on Economic, Management and Law of Logistic Systems, University of Pisa, academic year 2010/2011.
    • Professor of Statistics, Faculty of Economics, University of Pisa, academic year 2009/2010.
    • Teaching assistant for Statistics, Faculty of Economics, University of Pisa, academic year 2009/2010.
    • Professor of Statistics, training course on “Tecnico superiore per l’organizzazione e il marketing del turismo integrato” (03/01/2010 – 03/31/2010).
    • Tutor of Statistics, Faculty of Economics, University of Pisa, academic year 2008/2009.
    • Teaching assistant for Statistics, Interfaculty BD on Economic, Management and Law of Logistic Systems, University of Pisa, academic year 2008/2009.
    • Teaching assistant for Statistics, Faculty of Economics, University of Pisa, academic year 2007/2008.
    • Teaching assistant for Multivariate Analysis (10 CFU), Interfaculty course on Business Informatics, University of Pisa, Faculty of Informatics and Faculty of Economics, academic year 2007/2008.
    • Teaching assistant for Statistics, Faculty of Economics, University of Pisa, academic year 2006/2007.
    • Teaching assistant for Multivariate Analysis (10 CFU), Interfaculty course on Business Informatics, University of Pisa, Faculty of Informatics and Faculty of Economics, academic year 2006/2007.
    • Teaching assistant for Multivariate Analysis (10 CFU), Interfaculty course on Business Informatics, University of Pisa, Faculty of Informatics and Faculty of Economics, academic year 2005/2006.

 

  1. TEACHING ACTIVITIES (ENGLISH)
    • Technical Workshop on “Small Area Estimation”, organized under the FAO project GCP/URT/145/IRE “Improving district level data using small area estimates in Tanzania Mainland”, Eastern Africa Statistical Training Center, 14-15 April 2016, Dar Es Saalam, Tanzania.
    • Summer school “Poverty and social exclusion in three dimensions: multidimensional, longitudinal and small area estimation”, organized by the University of Pisa, 21st-25th of July 2014, Pisa, Italy. Founded by the FP7 European Project InGRID G.A. 312691.
    • Teaching assistant for Statistical Concepts for Business and Management, Master in Business Administration, March 2011, University of Pisa, Italy.
    • Tutorial “Small area estimation: some theory and practice”, Bruno Kessler Foundation, 23th-24th of November 2009, Trento, Italy.

 

  1. PARTECIPATION TO NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL PROJECTS
  • November 2017 – April 2020: MAKSWELL – MAKing Sustainable development and WELL-being frameworks work for policy, G.A. 770643 H2020. Coordinated by ISTAT.
  • May 2017 – April 2021: InGRID 2 project – Integrating Research Infrastructure for European expertise on Inclusive Growth from data to policy, G.A. 730998 H2020. Coordinated by the Université Catholique de Louvain.
  • February 2016 – November 2017: FAO project GCP/URT/145/IRE “Improving district level data using small area estimates in Tanzania Mainland”.
  • November 2015 – October 2017: Progetto di Ricerca di Ateneo (PRA, research project financed by the University of Pisa) Politiche di Welfare e Risorse Finanziarie: l’impatto della crisi sui territori (Welfare policies and financial resources, the effect of the crisis at local level).
  • April 2013 – : InGRID project – Inclusive Growth Research Infrastructure Diffusion, G.A. 312691 FP7 INFRASTRUCTURE. Coordinated by the Université Catholique de Louvain.
  • January 2012 – June 2014: E-FRAME project – European Framework for Measuring Progress, G.A. 290520 FP7. Coordinated by the ISTAT.
  • March 2008 – February 2011: SAMPLE project – Small Area Methods for Poverty and Living Conditions Estimates, G.A. 217565 FP7. Coordinated by the University of Pisa.
  • August – December 2010: cooperation with Bruno Kessler Foundation (Trento) for the development of statistical methods for the analysis of cars crushes and the evaluation of crush risk on the street network.
  • September 2008 – September 2010: Progetto di Ricerca di Interesse Nazionale (Prin, Research Projects of National Interest) “Inferenza con informazione ausiliaria carente: il campionamento da popolazioni elusive e la stima per domini non pianificati” coordinated by Prof. Giorgio Montanari, University of Perugia.
  • October – December 2009: cooperation with Bruno Kessler Foundation (Trento) in the project OncoCure. Development of a Cancer Atlas for the province of Trento (Disease Mapping).
  • May 2009: data analysis and business report consulting for Basis S.p.A. c/o Autostrade S.p.A.
  • 2005 – 2007: Progetto di Ricerca di Interesse Nazionale (Prin, Research Projects of National Interest) “Stima non parametrica per domini territoriali in campo agricolo”, coordinated by Prof. A. Giommi, University of Florence.
  • 2004 – 2005: Progetto di Ricerca di Interesse Nazionale (Prin, Research Projects of National Interest) “Nuovi metodi di stima per le indagini correnti in agricoltura”, coordinated by Prof. A. Giommi University of Florence.
  • 2003 – 2004: Progetto di Ricerca di Interesse Nazionale (Prin, Research Projects of National Interest) “Famiglie, Abitazioni, Insediamenti: un’indagine campionaria sulle differenziazioni territoriali delle biografie familiari”, coordinated by Prof. B. Cori, University of Pisa.
  • December 2002 – April 2003: Web-Marketing Analysis for the Gonetwork S.r.l.

 

  1. MAIN SOFTWARE KNOWLEDGE
  • Interpreted languages: R, MatLab.
  • Compiled language (basic knowledge): C, C++, Pascal, Cobol
  • Statistical Software: SPSS, STATA
  • Operating System: Mac OS X, Linux, Windows
  • Productivity: LaTeX, Power Point, Word, Excel, Access, various

 

  1. CONFERENCES, WORKSHOPS AND SEMINARS
  • SIS 2018, Palermo, Italy, 20-22 June 2018. Solicited session Quantile and Generalized Quantiles Methods, relation on Three-level M-quantile model for small area poverty mapping, with Salvati N.
  • ISI 2017, Marrakech, Morocco, 16-21 July 2017. IPS 057 Small Area Estimation in Developing Countries, relation on Small area estimation in agriculture: the Tanzania experience, with Misownba T.
  • SIS 2017, Firenze, Italy, 28-30 June 2017. Specialized session Combined big data with sample surveys, relation on The use of Twitter data to improve small area estimates of households share of food consumption expenditure in Italy, with Giusti C. and Pratesi M.
  • ERCIM 2015, London, UK, 12-14 December 2015. Organized invited session Analysis of survey data for unplanned domain, relation on Two-level M-quantile model for poverty estimation, with Salvati N.

  • ITACOSM 2015, Roma, Italy, 24-26 June 2015. Invited/Special relation on The use of big data and survey data as covariates in area-level small area models, with Giusti C. and Pratesi M.
  • Seminar “Poverty Mapping in Italy using M-quantile Small Area Approach”, University of Berlin, 5 November 2014.
  • Workshop “International workshop on Purchasing Power Parity”, 1st-3rd September 2014. Talk: Estimation of Households Expenditures for sub-areas in Tuscany.
  • SIS 2014, Cagliari, Italy, 11-13 June 2014. Solicited session talk on The use of geographic information under the area-level approach to small area estimation.
  • SESM 2013, Barcelona, Spain, 12-14 December 2013. Organizer of the session Recent developments in small area estimation.
  • ISI 2013, Hong Kong, China, 25-30 August 2013. Special topic relation on Estimating inequalities at local level in Italy.
  • SIS2012, Rome, Italy, 20-22 June 2012. Poster on M-quantile small area models when auxiliary variables are measured with error, with Giusti C., Salvati N. and Pratesi M.
  • SISVP Conference, 19th-20th April 2012, Rome, Italy. Dati ufficiali e indicatori di povertà: le stime per piccole aree nella governance locale, with C. Giusti, M. Pratesi and N. Salvati.
  • ISI Conference, 21st-26th August 2011, Dublin. Poster on Small Area Methodologies for Poverty Estimation: an Application to Italian Data, with Caterina Giusti, Nikos Tzavidis and Monica Pratesi
  • ITACOSM Conference – Second Italian Conference in Survey Methodology, 27th-29th June 2011, Pisa. Talk on Robust Small Area Estimation for Poverty Indicators, with Caterina Giusti, Nicola Salvati and Monica Pratesi.
  • Workshop “La Georeferenziazione dei tumori: Cancer Atlas” (Diseases Mapping: Cancer Atlas), Bruno Kessler Foundation, Trento, 8th-9th June 2011. Talk on Bayesian Hierarchical Model for Small Area Disease Mapping.
  • New Technology and Techniques for Statistics NTTS 2011, Bruxelles, 22nd-24th February 2011. Talk on Mean Squared Error Estimation for Small Area Means, Quantiles and Poverty Indicators: A nonparametric bootstrap approach, with Nikos Tzavidis and Monica Pratesi.
  • ERCIM 2010, Conference in Computing & Statistics, London, 10th-12th December 2010. Talk on Nonparametric Bootstrap Mean Squared Error Estimation for Small Area Means, Quantiles and Poverty Indicators, with Monica Pratesi and Nikos Tzavidis.
  • Siena forum on inequality, Siena, 4th-6th October 2010. Talk on The Small Area Estimation of the quantiles of income distribution, with Caterina Giusti, Nicola Salvati and Monica Pratesi.
  • Workshop “Statistical Surveys: thinking about methodology and applications”, University of Macerata, 20th-21st September 2010. Talk on Small Area Estimation of Poverty Indicators, with Monica Pratesi.
  • CLADAG 2010, Florence, 8th-10th September 2010. Talk on Spatial Models in Small Area Estimation: an M-quantile Approach, with Monica Pratesi, Caterina Giusti and Nicola Salvati.
  • SIS 2010, Padova, 16th-18th June 2010. Talk on A semiparametric Fay-Herriot model for small area estimation of welfare indicators, with Caterina Giusti, Monica Pratesi and Nicola Salvati.
  • SIS 2010, Padova, 16th-18th June 2010. Talk on Bayesian Hierarchical Model for Small Area Disease Mapping: a Breast Cancer Study, with Claudia Dolci, Samantha Riccadonna and Cesare Furlanello.
  • European Conference on Quality in Official Statistics Q2010, Helsinki, 4th-6th May 2010. Talk on A nonparametric Fay-Herriot model for estimating poverty measures at LAU1-2 level in Italy, with Caterina Giusti, Monica Pratesi and Nicola Salvati.
  • SIS 2009 Conference Statistical Methods for the analysis of large data-sets, 23rd-25th September 2009, Pescara. Talk on Estimation of poverty indicators at the small area level in Italy, with Monica Pratesi and Caterina Giusti.
  • SAE 2009 – Small Area Estimation Conference, 29th June – 1st July, Elche. Talk on Bootstrap mean squared error estimation for small area quantiles, with Monica Pratesi and Nikos Tzavidis
  • ITACOSM Conference – First Italian Conference in Survey Methodology, 10th-12th June, Siena. Talk on Small area head count ratio standard error estimation, with Monica Pratesi.
  • PRIN final conference, Stima non parametrica per domini territoriali in campo agricolo (Nonparametric estimate for agricultural unplanned domains), Florence, June 2008. Talk on Spatial components in Small Area Estimation modelling, with Monica Pratesi and Nicola Salvati
  • AGRI@STAT conference – Verso un nuovo sistema di statistiche agricole (Moving on a new system of agricultural statistics), 30th-31st May 2005. Talk on) La stima per piccole aree non rappresentate nel campione: il caso della produzione di uva nei comuni della Toscana (Out of sample small area estimation: case study on grape production in the municipalities of the Tuscany), with Monica Pratesi and Nicola Salvati.