Short Bio 
I am assistant professor in Public Finance at the University of Rome "La Sapienza".  
In 2017, I got the Italian Associate Professorship Qualification in Public Finance. 

Before I was FNR-Marie Curie fellow at the University of Luxembourg (2014-2016). 
I hold a PhD in Economics at the University of Bari (2008-2011). 
I was visiting researcher at Université Laval, Qébec (2013), Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (2012) and University of Colorado at Denver (2010). 

My research interests are in the field of distributional analysis, with a focus on the measurement of the dynamics of poverty, inequality, income mobility and equality of opportunity. I am also interested in tax evasion and pensions. 

I am Secretary of the Society for the Study of Economic Inequality - ECINEQ (

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