Welcome to my personal Web site! Here you can find information about my research and my professional activities.

In short: I am a researcher at the University of Mannheim, an external lecturer at the European Business School, a research fellow at IZA (Institute of Labor Economics) and at GLO (Global Labor Organization). Previously I was a (tenured) economist at the Bank of Italy.

I received my PhD from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid under the supervision of Nezih Guner.

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Research interests: Labor Economics, Family Economics, Applied Econometrics, Macroeconomics.

Forthcoming in person seminars/conferences

Contact Information:

University of Mannheim

Department of Economics

L7, 3-5 - Room P.026

68161 Mannheim, GERMANY

Tel. +49(0)621 181 3299

Email: adefi81(at)yahoo.gr