Rocco Macchiavello

  • Professor of Management
  • London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)


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Dr Rocco Macchiavello holds a PhD in Economics from LSE, where he is currently Professor in Management.
Dr. Macchiavello's research interests lie at the intersection of development, organisational and industrial economics. His research covers several topics (relational contracts, vertical integration, supply chain, lending models, risk management, management and productivity), countries (Bangladesh, Chile, Costa Rica, Colombia, Ethiopia, India, Kenya, Myanmar, Pakistan and Rwanda), and sectors (coffee, flowers, dairy and garments).
For his research, he has collaborated with numerous government agencies, international organizations, social enterprises and large companies.
His current research studies industrial zones and policy in emerging markets, sustainable sourcing and supply chains, markets and firms in weakly institutionalised environments.