Alessandra Venturini

Chair Professor
Department of Economics University of Torino
Campus "Luigi Einaudi" Lungo Dora Siena, 100/A 10153, Torino.

Professor of Political Economy at the Law Faculty of the University of Torino.

Jean Monet Module 

Directors Diploma migration studies

Former Deputy director Migration Policy Centre (MPC)
European University Institute (EUI)
Villa Malafrasca, Via Boccaccio, 151, 50133, Florence.
Tel.: +39-055-4685.892

Member of Expert Group Migration Policies European Commission


She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the EUI, and held professor positions at the Universities of Florence, Bergamo, and Padova. She has also held visiting positions at Brown University, the Institute of Development Studies (Sussex University), and the International Institute of Labor Studies at the ILO in Geneva. She has collaborated with the OECD migration section, the European Commission Migration Programme, CEPR Migration Research program, and the World Bank. She is a fellow at the IZA, CHILD, FIERI, and member of IMISCOE.
Her research interests are in Labour Economics, with a focus on the effects of migration and on foreigners’ assimilation in the destination country, on the effect of remittances and high skilled migration in sending countries and on circular and irregular migration.