Prof. Janna Smirnova
University of Calabria, Italy



2007  Ph.D., University of Calabria, Cosenza, Italy

2005  M.A., University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
2002  Magisterial degree, University of Calabria, Cosenza, Italy
1999  Magisterial degree, Moscow Institute of Electronic Technology-Technical University, Moscow, Russia

Publications (Selected)

  1. “Rent-seeking under weak institutional environment”, Economics Letters (Elsevier), 2009, 104, pp. 118-121 (with D. Infante) [Impact factor: 0.509 (2014)].
  2. “Entrepreneurship, rent-seeking spillovers and decreasing returns. A microeconomic approach”, Acta Oeconomica (Akademiai), 2009, 59, 79-89 (with D. Infante) [Impact factor: 0.273 (2012)].
  3. “The demand for beer in presence of past consumption and advertising in the Czech Republic”, Agricultural Economics - Zemedelska Ekonomika (Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences), 2011, 57, 589–599 (with C. Castiglione, L. Grochovà and D. Infante) [Impact factor: 0.716 (2009)].
  4. “Some notes on modelling the relationship between the environment and institutional context”, Modern Economy (Scientific Research), 2011, 2,18-24 (with D. Infante).
  5. “New evidences on FDI determinants. An appraisal over the transition period”, Prague Economic Papers (Vysoká škola ekonomická v Praze), 2012, 2, 129-149 (with D. Infante) [Impact factor: 0.561 (2014)].
  6. “European practice of market regulation”, Marketing (Center for Marketing Research and Management), 2011, 6, 15-25 (with N.K. Moiseeva).
  7. “Rule of law and the Environmental Kuznets Curve: evidence for carbon emissions”, International Journal of Sustainable Economy (Inderscience Publishers), 2012, 4, 254-269 (with C. Castiglione and D. Infante).
  8. “Information and communication technologies and performance of firms in Italy”, Organisator Proizvodstva (Voronezh State Technical University), 2012, 52, 136-140 (with C. Castiglione).
  9. “FDI determinants in a idiosyncratic country. A reappraisal over the Russian regions during transition years”, Communist and Post-Communist Studies (Elsevier), 2012, 45, 1-10 (with C. Castiglione, Y. Gorbunova and D. Infante) [Impact factor: 0.369 (2014)].
  10. “Russian high-tech business incubators: functional-and-value analysis approach”, International Journal of Economics and Business Research (Inderscience Publishers), forthcoming (with D. Infante and N.K. Moiseeva).