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School of Economics and Finance

Roberto Veneziani



Telephone: +44 20 7882 8852
Room Number: GC5.05
Office Hours: Monday: 5pm - 6om and Friday: 10am - 11am


Research keywords: Public Economics, Microeconomics.

Roberto Veneziani holds a PhD. in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Sciences. He is a Professor in Economics at the School of Economics and Finance, Queen Mary University of London. His research interests include topics of liberal principles of distributive justice, axiomatic exploitation theory, macrodynamic models of growth and distribution, egalitarian principles, distribution of resources between generations, sustainable development, and normative principles in economics. He is also interested in the history of economic thought and in political economy from a mathematical perspective.

He has published articles in a number of outlets in economics (including the Journal of Economic Theory, the Economic Journal, Theoretical Economics, the Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, the Journal of Mathematical Economics, Social Choice and Welfare, Macroeconomic Dynamics, and the Cambridge Journal of Economics), political science (including the British Journal of Political Science, Political Studies, and the Journal of Theoretical Politics), and philosophy (including Economics and Philosophy, the European Journal of Philosophy, and Philosophy of the Social Sciences). He has refereed for more than sixty different journals in economics, political science and philosophy.


Research Interests:

  • Liberal principles of distributive justice
  • Axiomatic exploitation theory
  • Macrodynamic models of growth and distribution
  • Egalitarian principles
  • Distribution of resources between generations
  • Sustainable development
  • Normative principles in economics


  • Yoshihara, N., Veneziani, R. (2023) “The general equilibrium effects of localised technological progress: A Classical approach”, Journal of Mathematical Economics, vol.109, Article 102904.
  • Yoshihara, N., Veneziani, R. (2023) “The measurement of labour content: an axiomatic approach”, Journal of Economic Behaviour & Organization, vol.212, 392-402.
  • Alcantud, J.C.R., Mariotti, M., Veneziani, R. (2021), “Sufficientarianism”, Theoretical Economics, , vol. 17, 1529-1557.
  • Mariotti M., Veneziani R. (2020) "The Liberal Ethics of Non-Interference", British Journal of Political Science, vol. 50, 567-584
  • Dutt AK., Veneziani R. (2020) "A Classical Model of Education, Growth and Distribution", Macroeconomic Dynamics, vol. 24, 1186-1221
  • Dutt AK., Veneziani R. (2019) "Education and 'Human Capitalists' in a Classical-Marxian Model of Growth and Distribution", Cambridge Journal of Economics, vol. 43, 481-506
  • Galanis G., Yoshihara N., Veneziani R. (2019) "The dynamics of inequalities and unequal exchange of labor in intertemporal linear economies", Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, vol. 100, 29-46
  • Cogliano J., Flaschel P., Franke R., Froehlich N., Veneziani R. (2018) "Value, Competition and Exploitation", Edward Elgar
  • Charpe M., Flaschel P., Galanis G., Proaño CR., Veneziani R. (2018) "Macroeconomic and Stock Market Interactions with Endogenous Aggregate Sentiment Dynamics", Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control
  • Mariotti M., Veneziani R. "The Liberal Ethics of Non-Interference", British Journal of Political Science, (2018)
  • Mariotti M., Veneziani R. (2018) "Opportunities as chances: maximising the probability that everybody succeeds", Economic Journal
  • Yoshihara N., Veneziani R. (2017) "Globalisation and Inequality in a Dynamic Economy: An Axiomatic Analysis of Unequal Exchange", Social Choice and Welfare
  • Yoshihara N., Veneziani R. (2017) "One million miles to go: taking the axiomatic road to defining exploitation", Cambridge Journal of Economics
  • Lombardi M., Miyagishima K., Veneziani R. (2016) "Liberal Egalitarianism and the Harm Principle", Economic Journal, vol. 126, 2173-2196
  • Yoshihara N., Veneziani R. (2015) "Exploitation in economies with heterogeneous preferences, skills and assets: An axiomatic approach", The Journal of Theoretical Politics, vol.27, 8-33
  • Mariotti M., Veneziani R. (2013) "On the impossibility of complete non-interference in Paretian social judgements", Journal of Economic Theory, vol. 148, 1689-1699
  • Veneziani R. (2013) "Exploitation, Inequality, and Power", The Journal of Theoretical Politics, vol. 25(4), 526-545
  • Flaschel P., Franke R., Veneziani R. (2013) "Labor Productivity and the Law of Decreasing Labor Content", Cambridge Journal of Economics, vol. 37(2), 379-402
  • Lombardi M., Veneziani R. (2012) "Treading a Fine Line: Characterisations and Impossibilities for Liberal Principles in Infinitely-Lived Societies", The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics, vol. 12, article 24
  • Mariotti M., Veneziani R. (2012) "Allocating chances of success in finite and infinite societies: The Utilitarian criterion", Journal of Mathematical Economics, vol. 48, 226-236
  • Mariotti M., Veneziani R. (2009) "Non-Interference Implies Equality", Social Choice and Welfare, vol.32, 123-128
  • Veneziani R. (2007) "Exploitation and Time", Journal of Economic Theory, vol. 132, 189-207
  • Roemer JE., Veneziani R. (2004) "What we owe our children, they their children...", Journal of Public Economic Theory, vol. 6, 637-654
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