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Ruben Gaetani

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Ruben Gaetani

Assistant Professor of Strategic Management, Department of Management, University of Toronto Mississauga


2016, Ph.D. in Economics, Northwestern University
2011, M.A. in Economics, Northwestern University
2010, M.Sc. in Economics, Bocconi University
2007, B.A. in Economics, Bocconi University


Ruben Gaetani is an Assistant Professor with the Department of Management at the University of Toronto Mississauga, cross-appointed to the Strategic Management area at Rotman. His research interests lie at the intersection of economic growth, innovation and urban economics. His current work investigates the link between acceleration in the rate of technological change and economic inequalities, and the effect of an increase in knowledge-based activities on income segregation within cities.  

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Academic Positions

  • 2016 - Present

    Assistant Professor, University of Toronto

Selected Publications - Papers

Research and Teaching Interests

Economic Growth, Economics of Innovation, Urban Economics