Daniele Tori

Open University

PKES Committee

Daniele is Lecturer in Finance at The Open University Business School. He has a BSc in Political Sciences and a MSc (Hons) in Economics from the University of Pavia (Italy). He obtained his Ph.D in Economics from the University of Greenwich in December 2016.

He has been co-investigator for the project titled “An investment and equality-led sustainable growth programme for Europe” funded by FEPS (January-February 2016) and for the project titled “Financialization and Investment in Developed and Developing countries” funded by UNCTAD (March- June 2016).


Recent publications: 

Tori, D., Onaran, O. (2019). Financialisation, financial development, and investment: evidence from European non-financial corporations. Socio-Economic Review 

Botta, A., Caverzasi, E., Tori, D. (2018), "The macroeconomics of shadow banking", Macroeconomic Dynamics.

Botta A., Tori D. (2018) "The Theoretical and Empirical Fragilities of the Expansionary Austerity Theory", Journal of Post-Keynesian Economics. DOI: 10.1080/01603477.2018.1431789

Tori, D., Onaran Ӧ. (2018) "The effects of financialization on investment: evidence from firm-level data for the UK”. Cambridge Journal of Economics. DOI:

Botta A., Caverzasi E., Tori D. (2015) “Financial–Real-Side Interactions in an Extended Monetary Circuit with Shadow Banking: Loving or Dangerous Hugs?”, International Journal of Political Economy, 44:3, pp.196-227, DOI:10.1080/08911916.2015.1095049

Book Review: Tori D., (2018) “Louis-Philippe Rochon and Sergio Rossi (eds.), An Introduction to Macroeconomics: A Heterodox Approach to Economic Analysis (Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, MA, USA 2014) 432 pp.” Review of Keynesian Economics, Vol. 6(1):152-156.

Research interests

Economic History Financial Economics Innovation International Finance