Federico Bianchi

Social scientist based in Milan, Italy. Mainly interested in:

i) the link between economic exchange, solidarity, and conflict

ii) peer-review evaluation in science

iii) integrating Agent-Based Modelling (ABM) to Social Network Analysis (SNA)

Post-doctoral researcher in Sociology at the Department of Social and Political Sciences of the University of Milan (Italy), member of the Behave Lab.

Member of the editorial board of Sociologica - International Journal for Sociological Debate.

email: federico DOT bianchi1 AT unimi DOT it

ORCiD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7473-1928

ResearchGate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Federico_Bianchi

twitter: @federico_fb


The latest issue of Sociologica is out! Open access articles on "Sociology after Covid-19" by Elena Esposito, Gil Eyal, Gianluca Manzo, Vincenzo Romania, and David Stark + a review essay by me on solidarity and economic exchange + other great peer-reviewed essays.

2020 Sunbelt Conference goes virtual (13-17 July)! Our session on "Bridging Micro and Macro through Social Network Analysis and Agent-Based Computational Simulations" (co-chaired with Andreas Flache, Gianluca Manzo, and Károly Takács) is still on. Here's the schedule.

2020 IC2S2 Conference goes online! 17-20 July 2020. Here's the conference website.

Social Simulation Conference 2020 goes virtual and becomes Social Simulation Week (14-18 September 2020) to cope with Covid-19 restrictions. See here for more information. Stay tuned for a virtual event on ABM and SNA. #SSW2020.

STI 2020 Conference has been postponed to September 2021 due to Covid-19 restrictions. See website for more information.


Here's the 2019 syllabus of my 'Introduction to Research' course for Ph.D. students of the University of Brescia (Italy).