Rocco Macchiavello is Professor at the London School of Economics. Rocco's research interests mainly focus on the microeconomics of private sector development. Before joining the LSE he has been faculty member at Warwick University, Visiting Fellow at SIPER (Stanford) and Harvard Kennedy School, and a Post-doctoral Research Fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford. He holds a Ph.D. in economics from the LSE. Rocco is a Research Affiliate of BREAD, CEPR, EUDN and IGC.