Party affiliation: Independent Left Parliamentary Group
Member Technical Committee for public expenditure, Ministry of Treasury, 1981-1983. Elected Senator, Modena, since 1983. Member Committee on Finance and Treasury.
Secretary Parliamentary Group Independent Left. Vice President Committee on Taxation. Secretary Consultative Committee on Taxation Reform.
Chair of Financial Science, Faculty of Political Science, University of Bologna. Founder member. Scientific Committee, Prometria. Association for economic planning.
Member of Directorate CESPE.