Posted on 17/04/2012
Dr Luciano Ciravegna
Dr Luciano Ciravegna presented his new book "Promoting Silicon Valleys in Latin America" at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. The event, which took place on March 27th, was convened by Prof. Paulo Tigre of the Economics Institute and was attended by both journalists and academics.
On March 30th Dr Ciravegna won the Thunderbird Best Professional Paper Award at the BALAS (Business Association of Latin American Studies) Conference in Rio de Janeiro for a paper titled: "The first export of high technology small and medium enterprises: a comparative analysis of Costa Rican and Italian software exporters ", co-authored with Luis Lopez and Sumit Kundu.