Marco Percoco is an associate professor of regional economics and economic geography in the Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management at Università Bocconi in Milan, where he is salso affiliated to Dondena Center for Research on Social Dynamics and CERTeT. His main research interests are in the evaluation of regional and transport policies and in historical economic geography. Marco has published extensively in journals as Journal of Economic Geography, Environment and Planning A, Environment and Planning C, Economic Geography, Transport Reviews, Transportation Research D, Transport Policy, Cambridge Journal of Regions Economy and Society, Papers in Regional Science, Annals of Regional Science, Spatial Economic Analysis, Regional Studies, Risk Analysis.