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Massimo Florio, Speaker at Vaccine Research Conference
Massimo Florio
University of Milan, Italy


Massimo Florio is Full Professor of Public Economics, University of Milan, Italy, and formerly Department Chair, now co-chair of the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence on European research and innovation policy. His research interest include social cost-benefit analysis, industrial policy, innovation policy and economics of science. Florio is  author of over one hundred papers in scholarly journals, his books include “ Investing in Science “( the MIT Press, 2019) and “ The Privatisation of Knowledge” ( Routledge, 2023). He has recently lead an independent study for the European Parliament about the public and private funding of seven COVID- 9 vaccines, leading to policy recommendations adopted by the July 2023 plenary session of the Parliament .