Years at SKEMA Business School: 0
 


Davide LA TORRE

Digitalisation
Sophia-Antipolis



CV
Skills & Interests 
Research Skills
Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Analytics for Business
Business Analytics
Economic Dynamics
Mathematical and Statistical Modeling
Operations and Supply Chain Management
Operations Research and Decision Making
Portfolio Optimization
Languages
Italian (mother), English (fluent), French (basic)
Expertise
Modeling, Computing
International Interests
Australia, Canada, Italy, Spain, United Arab Emirates
Qualification 
Scholarly Academic
Academic Degrees 
Ph.D.  University of Milan, Italy, Milan, Italy, Computational Mathematics and Operations Research, 2002.
Master  University of Milan, Milan, Italy, Laurea (110/110 cum laude) in Applied and Industrial Mathematics, 1997.
Other  ITIS, Varese, Italy, Diploma (60/60) in Computer Science, 1993.
Professional Certifications 
Italian Habilitation as Full Professor in Political Economy (SS 13/A2), 2018, Rome, Italy.
Italian Habilitation as Full Professor in Public Economics (SS 13/A3), 2018, Rome, Italy.
Online Professional Certificate in Big Data and Social Physics, Media Lab, 2017, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA.
Online Professional Certificate in Project Management, University of Adelaide, 2017, Adelaide, Australia.
Online Professional Certificate in Supply Chain Analytics, Centre for Transportation and Logistics, 2017, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA.
Italian Habilitation as Full Professor in Math Economics and Math Finance (SS 13/D4), 2014, Rome, Italy.
Work Experience 
Professor, SKEMA Business School - Université de la Côte-d'Azur (2019 - Present), Sophia Antipolis, France.
Professor, Dubai Business School, University of Dubai (2018 - 2019), Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Professor, Department of Mathematics, Nazarbayev University (2017 - 2018), Astana, Kazakhstan.
Associate Professor (cross-appointed), Department of Applied Mathematics and Sciences, and Department of Industrial and System Engineering, Khalifa University (2013 - 2016), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Associate Professor (on leave), Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods, University of Milan (2003 - 2012), Milan, Italy.
Assistant Professor, University of Milan (2000 - 2003), Milan, Italy.
Intellectual contributions
Articles in Journals 
Sharomi, O., LA TORRE, D., & Malik, T. (2019).  A multiple criteria economic growth model with environmental quality and logistic population behaviour with variable carrying capacity.   INFOR Information Systems and Operational Research, 57 (3), 379-393.
Vie, A., Colapinto, C., LA TORRe, D., & Liuzzi, D. (2019).  The long-run sustainability of the European Union countries: Assessing the Europe 2020 strategy through a fuzzy goal programming model.   Management Decision, 57 (2), 523-542.
LA TORRE, D., Liuzzi, D., & Marsiglio, S. (2019).  Population and geography do matter for sustainable development.   Environment and Development Economics, 24 (2), 201-223.
Cinzia, C., LA TORRE, D., & Aouni, B. (2019).  Goal programming for financial portfolio management: a state-of-the-art review.   Operational Research An International Journal, 19 (3), 717-736.
Bucci, A., LA TORRE, D., Liuzzi, D., & Marsiglio, S. (2019).  Financial contagion and economic development: An epidemiological approach.   Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 162, 211-228.
LA TORRE, D., Liuzzi, D., & Marsiglio, S. (2019).  The optimal population size under pollution and migration externalities: a spatial control approach.   Mathematical Modelling of Natural Phenomena, 14 (1), 15.
Ben Abdelaziz, F., Colapinto, C., LA TORRE, D., & Liuzzi, D. (in press, 2019).  A Stochastic Dynamic Multiobjective Model for Sustainable Decision Making.   Annals of Operations Research.
LA TORRE, D., & Marsiglio, S. (in press, 2019).  A note on optimal debt reduction policies.   Macroeconomic Dynamics.
LA TORRE, D., Mendivil, F., Marsiglio, S., & Privileggi, F. (in press, 2019).  A stochastic economic growth model with health capital and state-dependent probabilities.   Chaos, Solitons, and Fractals., doi: 10.1016/j.chaos.2019.08.010 0960-0779.
Ben Abdelaziz, F., LA TORRE, D., & Alaya, H. (in press, 2019).  Dynamic Programming and Optimal Control for Vector-Valued Functions: A State-of-the-art Review.   RAIRO., doi: in press.
LA TORRE, D., & Mendivil, F. (2018).  Stochastic linear optimization under partial uncertainty and incomplete information using the notion of probability multimeasure.   Journal of Operation Research Society, 69 (10).
LA TORRE, D., Marsiglio, S., Mendivil, F., & Privileggi, F. (2018).  Fractal attractors and singular invariant measures in two-sector growth models with random factor shares.   Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation, 58, 185-201.
LA TORRE, D., Marsiglio, S., & Privileggi, F. (2018).  Fractal attractors in economic growth models with random pollution externalities.   Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science, 28 (5), 855916.
LA TORRE, D., & Marsiglio, S. (2018).  Economic Growth and Abatement Activities in a Stochastic Environment: a Multi-Objective Approach.   Annals of Operations Research, 267 (1-2).
LA TORRE, D., & Mendivil, F. (2018).  Portfolio optimization under partial uncertainty and incomplete information: a probability multimeasure-based approach.   Annals of Operations Research, 267 (1), 267-279.
LA TORRE, D., Liuzzi, D., & Marsiglio, S. (2017).  Pollution Control under Uncertainty and Sustainability Concern.   Environmental and Resource Economics, 67 (4), 885-904.
LA TORRE, D., Jayaraman, R., Colapinto, C., & Liuzzi, D. (2017).  Planning sustainable development through a scenario-based stochastic goal programming model.   Operational Research An International Journal, 17 (3), 789-805.
LA TORRE, D., Jayaraman, R., Colapinto, C., & Malik, T. (2015).  Multi-criteria model for sustainable development using goal programming applied to the United Arab Emirates.   Energy Policy, 87, 447-454.
LA TORRE, D., Liuzzi, D., & Marsiglio, S. (2015).  Pollution Diffusion and Abatement Activities across Space and over Time.   Mathematical Social Sciences, 78, 48-63.
LA TORRE, D., Foster, F., & Lambert, P. (2014).  Optimal control of inequality under uncertainty.   Mathematical Social Sciences, 68, 53-59.
LA TORRE, D., Aouni, B., & Colapinto, C. (2014).  Portfolio Management through Goal Programming: State-of-the-art.   European Journal of Operational Research, 234 (2), 536-545.
Pertile, P., Foster, M., & LA TORRE, D. (2014).  Optimal bayesian sequential sampling rules for the economic evaluation of health technologies.   Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series A, 177 (2), 419-438.
Anita, S., Capasso, V., Kunze, H., & La Torre, D. (2013).  Optimal control and long-run dynamics for a spatial economic growth model with physical capital accumulation and pollution diffusion.   Applied Mathematics Letters, 26 (8), 908-912.
LA TORRE, D., & Mendivil, F. (2013).  A Chaos game algorithm for generalized iterated function systems.   Applied Mathematics & Computations, 224, 238-249.
LA TORRE, D., Aouni, B., & Colapinto, C. (2013).  A cardinality constrained goal programming model with satisfaction function for venture capital investment decision making.   Annals of Operations Research, 205 (1), 77-88.
LA TORRE, D., & Marsiglio, S. (2012).  A note on demographic shocks in a multi-sector growth model.   Economics Bulletin, 32 (3), 2293-2299.
LA TORRE, D., & Marsiglio, S. (2012).  Population growth and utilitarian criteria in the Lucas-Uzawa model.   Economic Modelling, 29 (4), 1197-1204.
LA TORRE, D., Bucci, A., & Florio, M. (2012).  Government spending and growth in second-best economies.   Economic Modelling, 29, 654-663.
LA TORRE, D., Ben Abdelaziz, F., & Aouni, B. (2012).  The stochastic goal programming model: theory and applications.   Journal of Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, 19 (5-6), 185-200.
LA TORRE, D., Popovici, N., & Rocca, M. (2011).  A note on scalar characterization of explicitly quasiconvex set-valued maps.   Journal of Nonlinear and Convex Analysis, 12 (1), 113-118.
LA TORRE, D., Alberto, B., Colapinto, C., & Forster, M. (2011).  Stochastic technology shocks in an extended Uzawa–Lucas model: closed-form solution and long-run dynamics.   Journal of Economics, 103 (1), 83-99.
LA TORRE, D., Popovici, N., & Rocca, M. (in press, 2010).  Scalar characterizations of weakly cone-convex and weakly cone-quasiconvex functions.   Nonlinear Analysis, 72 (3-4), 1909-1915.
LA TORRE, D., & Popovici, N. (2010).  Arcwise cone-quasiconvex multicriteria optimization.   Operations Research Letters, 38 (2), 143-146.
LA TORRE, D., & Marsiglio, S. (2010).  Endogenous technological progress in a multi-sector growth model.   Economic Modelling, 27 (5), 1017-1028.
LA TORRE, D., Capasso, V., & Engbers, R. (2010).  On a spatial Solow model with technological diffusion and nonconcave production function.   Nonlinear Analysis: Real World Applications, 11 (5), 3858-3876.
Articles in Proceedings 
LA TORRE, D., Li, D., & Vrscay, E. (2019).  Existence, Uniqueness and Asymptotic Behaviour of Intensity-Based Measures Which Conform to a Generalized Weber's Model of Perception.   International Conference on Image Analysis and Stereology, 11662, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including Artificial Intelligence and Bioinformatics), Springer, 297-308.
LA TORRE, D., Li, D., & Vrscay, E. (2018).  The Use of Intensity-Based Measures to Produce Image Function Metrics Which Accommodate Weber's Models of Perception.   International Conference on Image Analysis and Stereology, 10882, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including Artificial Intelligence and Bioinformatics), Springer, 326-335.
Professional Service 
Editor: Academic PRJ
2011 – 2018:  International Journal of Nonlinear Science (International).
Editor: Associate Editor
2009 – 2019:  International Journal of Mathematics and Statistics (International).
2013 – 2018:  Journal Mathematical Problems in Engineering (International).
2012 – 2018:  Journal of Data Envelopment Analysis and Decision Science (International).
2011 – 2018:  International Journal of Scientific Computing and Mathematics (International).
2011 – 2014:  International Journal of Portfolio Analysis and Management (International).
Member: Committee/Task Force
2019:  International Conference on Modelling, Simulation And Applied Optimization (ICMSAO), Manama, Bahrain (International).
2019:  International Conference on Multi Objective Optimization and Goal Programming (MOPGP), Marrakesh, Morocco (International).
2017:  International Conference on Multi Objective Optimization and Goal Programming (MOPGP), Metz, France (International).
2016:  The International Conference on Multidimensional Finance, Insurance and Investment (ICMFII), Valencia, Spain (International).
2015:  The International Conference on Multiple Objective Programming and Goal Programming, Tlemcen, Algeria (International).
2014:  Workshop on Optimal Decision Making in Economics, Healthcare, and Sustainable Ecosystems, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (International).
2013:  International Conference on Modelling, Simulation And Applied Optimization (ICMSAO), Hammamet, Tunisia (International).
2013:  The International Conference on Multidimensional Finance, Insurance and Investment (ICMFII), -, Bahrain (International).
Reviewer: Conference Paper
2002 – 2019:  American Mathematical Society (AMS) (International).