Danilo Guaitoli has a clinical position at the Dept of Economics of New York University. He is also a regular visiting professor at UPF and Barcelona GSE, and has been teaching courses at Columbia University as well. He has previously worked at UPF, UAB and URV.

His research includes topics in economic growth, contract theory and political economy. He is currently interested in models of social interactions and social capital, information and accountability in political agency and normative theories of rights.