Faculty Profile

Dr. Antonio Marasco

Assistant Professor

Department Of Economics

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
Semester Title Code
Spring Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Growth Theories 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1702
Fall Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1701
Summer Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1603
Spring Semester 2016-17 Growth Theories 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1602
Fall Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Independent Study 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Senior Project I 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 International Trade 1601
Summer Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis 1503
Spring Semester 2015-16 Growth Theories 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1502
Fall Semester 2015-16 International Trade 1501
Spring Semester 2014-15 Growth Theories 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1402
Fall Semester 2014-15 Mathematical Applications in Economics 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Master's Thesis 1401
  • Past Courses
    Semester Title Code
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1302
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Independent Study 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Growth Theories 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1301
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1202
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Growth Theories 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1201
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1102
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Growth Theories 1101
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1101
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Independent Study 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Independent Study 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1002
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Growth Theories 1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Senior Project I 1001
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Intermediate Macroeconomics 902
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Growth Theories 901
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Intermediate Macroeconomics 901
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Master's Thesis 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Independent Study 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Macroeconomics-II 803
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Seminar in Growth, Trade & Development II 802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Macroeconomics-II 802
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 Seminar in Growth, Trade & Development I 801
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 Growth Theories 801
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Growth Theories 703
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Macroeconomics-II 702
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 Growth Theories 701
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 Growth Theories 603
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Macroeconomics-II 602
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07 Growth Theories 601
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07 Macroeconomics-II 601