Dr Dimitri Gagliardi is a Research Fellow at the Manchester Business School. He has been involved in academic positions since 1996 as teaching assistant for economic analysis and political economy, and since 1998 Dr Gagliardi has actively been engaged in economic analysis and applied research.
After completing his PhD in Economics and Institutions, Dr Gagliardi worked as lecturer - Economics of Industry at Leeds University Business School and collaborated with ESRC-CRIC and PREST as contract researcher on various projects.
He was awarded a one-year fellowship at the Manchester Business School in 2005. Dr Gagliardi is now a Research Fellow at the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research.
His interests gravitate around Innovation - the Economics, Management and Innovation Policy - especially new forms of Innovation, Innovation in research and technology - intensive sectors (Science, Technology, Medicine, Pharmaceuticsls, and ICT etc), entrepreneurship and SMEs.