Alberto VannucciScuola Normale Superiore, Italy (SNS)
Alberto Vannucci took his Phd in Political Science at the Scuola Superiore di Studi Universitari e di Perfezionamento “S. Anna” of Pisa. He is Associate Professor of Political Science at the Department of Political Sciences of the University of Pisa (Italy). His main research interests are political and administrative corruption, illegal markets and organized crime, neo-institutional theory. Since 2010 he is director of the Master Programme in “Analysis, prevention and fight against organized crime and corruption”, organized by University of Pisa-Libera-Avviso Pubblico. Among his books: Corrupt exchanges (New York, 1999, with Donatella della Porta): Governare l'incertezza (Soveria Mannelli 2004), Lo spettro della competitività (Soveria Mannelli 2006, with R. Cubeddu), Mani impunite (Roma-Bari 2007, with D. della Porta), Nero, grigio,sommerso (Pisa 2009), The hidden order of corruption (Farnham 2012, with D. della Porta) and Atlante della corruzione (Torino 2012).