Faculty Profile

Dr. Antonio Marasco

Assistant Professor


Antonio Marasco joined LUMS as an Assistant Professor in August 2006. Prior to joining LUMS, he had a one-year teaching appointment in Atilim University, Ankara. From 1990 to 1994 he was employed in the insurance sector at Lloyd Adriatico of Trieste. He has been a teaching assistant at the University College, London and a visiting instructor at Bilkent University. His teaching interests are in intermediate macroeconomics, growth theories, and microeconomics. His research focuses broadly on foreign direct investment and income inequality as possible determinants of technological progress and economic development.

    • Journal Articles
      • Marasco, A. .(2016). Is Foreign Technological Advance Harmful in the Melitz Model? . Open Economies Review , Springer Link
      • Marasco, A. .(2013). Heterogeneous Productivity and the Gains from Trade and FDI . Open Economies Review , Springer Link , pp. 339-360
    • Research Paper
      • Marasco, A. .(2014). "Asymmetric Technological Change in the Melitz Model: Are Foreign Technological Improvements Harmful?," . LUMS Economics Working Paper , LUMS Working Paper Series
      • Marasco, A. .(2014). "Asymmetric Technological Change in the Melitz Model: Are Foreign Technological Improvements Harmful?," . Carleton Economic Papers , Carleton University, Department of Economics
Fall Semester 2017-18Master's Thesis1701
Summer Semester 2016-17Master's Thesis1603
Spring Semester 2016-17Growth Theories1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Intermediate Macroeconomics1602
Fall Semester 2016-17Master's Thesis1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Independent Study1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Senior Project I1601
Fall Semester 2016-17International Trade1601
Summer Semester 2015-16Master's Thesis1503
Spring Semester 2015-16Growth Theories1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Intermediate Macroeconomics1502
Fall Semester 2015-16International Trade1501
Spring Semester 2014-15Growth Theories1402
Spring Semester 2014-15Intermediate Macroeconomics1402
Fall Semester 2014-15Mathematical Applications in Economics1401
Fall Semester 2014-15Master's Thesis1401
  • Past Courses
    Spring Semester 2013-14Intermediate Macroeconomics1302
    Fall Semester 2013-14Independent Study1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14Growth Theories1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14Intermediate Macroeconomics1301
    Spring Semester 2012-13Intermediate Macroeconomics1202
    Fall Semester 2012-13Growth Theories1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13Intermediate Macroeconomics1201
    Spring Semester 2011-12Intermediate Macroeconomics1102
    Fall Semester 2011-12Growth Theories1101
    Fall Semester 2011-12Intermediate Macroeconomics1101
    Spring Semester 2010-11Independent Study1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11Independent Study1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11Intermediate Macroeconomics1002
    Fall Semester 2010-11Growth Theories1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11Intermediate Macroeconomics1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11Senior Project I1001
    Spring Semester 2009-10Intermediate Macroeconomics902
    Fall Semester 2009-10Growth Theories901
    Fall Semester 2009-10Intermediate Macroeconomics901
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009Master's Thesis803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009Independent Study803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009Macroeconomics-II803
    Winter Qtr 2008-09Seminar in Growth, Trade & Development II802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09Macroeconomics-II802
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09Seminar in Growth, Trade & Development I801
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09Growth Theories801
    Spring Qtr 2007-08Growth Theories703
    Winter Qtr 2007-08Macroeconomics-II702
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08Growth Theories701
    Spring Qtr 2006-07Growth Theories603
    Winter Qtr 2006-07Macroeconomics-II602
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07Growth Theories601
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07Macroeconomics-II601