Bio: I am an Assistant Professor at the University of Bologna. Previously, I was an Assistant Professor at Monash University (2018-2021). I obtained my Ph.D. in Economics from ECARES, Université libre de Bruxelles, in October 2017.
Fields: Labor Economics, Development Economics, Program Evaluation.
1. "Identification and Estimation of Program Benefits When Participation is Misreported" (with L. Zhang).
Coverage: IZA newsroom
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3. "Informational shocks and food safety: A field study on street vendors in urban India" (with G. Daniele and S. Mookerjee). The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2021. [paper] [video presentation]
Principal Investigator (with InnoAid); Coverage: VoxDev, Ideas for India (English, Hindi, Bengali), World Bank Blogs, InnoAid, Monash Research Awards, Monash Impact, Hindustan; Shortlisted 2015 WAF Award;
2. "Control of Resources, Bargaining Power and the Demand of Food: Evidence from PROGRESA". Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2019. [paper]