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Personal Details_____________________________________________________________________________________________________

Date of Birth: August 29, 1977 (One child born in 2014)
Citizenship: Italian
Language Skills: Italian (mother tongue), English (fluent), French (fluent) ​

Academic Positions__________________________________________________________________________________________________

June 2016      Visiting researcher, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis​​
June 2014      Visiting researcher, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis​
2011-present  Assistant Professor (with tenure), Université de Cergy-Pontoise, France
2009-2011     Post-doc, Paris School of Economics, Paris, France


2004-2009  Ph.D. in Economics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (USA): Supervisor: Larry E. Jones; Thesis Committee: V.V.  Chari, Alessandra Fogli
2003-2004 Exchange Student, University of Minnesota, Economics Department
2001-2003 MA in Economics and Finance (with honors), Università Ca’ Foscari, Venice, Italy
1996-2001 BA in Economics (110/110 cum laude), Università degli Studi di Trento, Trento, Italy

Fields of Interest____________________________________________________________________________________________________

Labor Economics, Family Economics, Applied Microeconomics


1. “Divorce Laws and Divorce Rate in the US” 2013, The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, Vol. 13(1), pages 39, August.
​2. “Until Death Do Us Part? The Economics of Short-Term Marriage Contracts” 2014, with G. Ponthiere, Population Review, Vol. 53(1).​
3. “Unemployment Duration of Spouses: Evidence From France” 2014, LABOUR: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations, Vol. 28(4), pp. 399-429, December.
4. “Taxation and Female Labor Supply in Italy” 2015, with F. Colonna, IZA Journal of Labor Policy, 4:5 (19 March 2015).​

Working papers

1. “Intra-Firm Trade, Multinational Production, and Welfare” 2017, with P. Bombarda (Cergy), Thema Document de Travail 2017-15.
2. “Marriage Among the European Nobility” 2017, with J. Pouyet (CNRS PSE) and T. Tregouet (Cergy).
3. “The Geography of Social Change” 2017, with A. Fogli (Minneapolis FED).
4. “Welfare and Trade Margins with Multinational Production” 2017, with P. Bombarda (Cergy), Thema Document de Travail 2017-14.

​Work in Progress

1. “The Reallocation of Time in U.S. Households: A Panel Analysis”, with Olivier Donni (Cergy).

Awards and Grants__________________________________________________________________________________________________

2014 Labex MME-DII funding for the project “The Geography of Social Change”.

​​2011 Prize in Memory of Maria Concetta Chiuri (SIEP) of 2.500 euros for the paper "Taxation and Labor Force Participation: The Case of Italy'', with F. Colonna

Professional Activities________________________________________________________________________________________________

Organizer: Political Economics Seminar, Paris School of Economics (2009-2011).

Referee for American Economic Journal: MacroBulletin of Economic Research, Contempora​ry Economic Policy, Econometrica, Economics, Economics Bulletin, International Economic Review, Macroeconomic Dynamics, Regional Studies, Review of Economic Dynamics, Review of Economic Studies, Review of Economics of the Household, Southern Economic Journal, The Manchester School.

Member of the FINET Research Group of the Becker Friedman Institute.


Principles of Macroeconomics in French (L1); Introduction to Macroeconomics in French and in English (L2): Université de Cergy

Economics of the Family (APE2), International Trade (TA, APE2): Paris School of Economics

Principles of Macroeconomics; Principles of Microeconomics; Principles of Econometrics; Development Economics: University of Minnesota, Department of Economics.

Seminars and Conferences_____________________________________________________________________________________________

2018 International Economics and Labor Markets, Paris I (scheduled).

2017 University di Trento (scheduled); DIAL 2017 Conference on Development Economics, Paris Dauphine.

2016 ES NASM Philadelphia; Lunch seminar, AQR Research Group - Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Barcelona (invited seminar); ESHD Conference in Leuven; Behavioural Insights in Research and Policy Making SABE/IAREP Conference.
2015 Royal Economic Society Conference, Manchester (April); Université Catholique de Louvain (May); VIII Workshop on Gender Economics, COSME, Madrid (May); XXX AIEL Conference of Labour Economics, Università di Cagliari (September).

2014 Conference on Demographic Economics, University of Iowa, (May, presented by T. Tregouet); North American Summer Meeting of the Econometric Society, Minneapolis (June); SED Annual Meeting (Society for Economic Dynamics), Toronto, Canada (June, presented by A. Fogli); EEA Meeting (European Economic Association), Toulouse (August).

​2013 VI Workshop on Gender Economics, COSME-FEDEA, Madrid (May); Mannheim Workshop in Quantitative Macroeconomics, University of Mannheim (June); XVIII AIEL Conference of Labour Economics, LUISS – Rome (September); Advances in Family Economics and Application to Developing Countries, discussant, Université de Paris Ouest Nanterre (December)

2012 Family Inequality Network Conference, Bank of Italy (June); Universidad de Alicante, Department of Economics (May); Università di Salerno (Italy), Department of Economics (April); Université Libre de Bruxelles – ECARES (March); Université Catholique de Louvain – IRES (March); Università di Modena (Italy), Workshop on The Economics of the Family, Education, and Social Capital (March), Conference of the Royal Economic Society, Cambridge (March)

2011 Université de Cergy-Pontoise (November); Université Paris II, Séminaires d'analyse économique du droit (November); Conference on the Economics of the Family (INED), Paris (October); International Divorce Conference (9th Meeting of the European Network on Divorce Research) organized by DONDENA-Università Bocconi (October); 23rd Annual Conference of the European Association of Labor Economics in Cyprus (September)

2010 Lunch seminar of Applied Economics, Paris School of Economics (November); LIX Congress of the AFSE (Association Française de Sciences Economiques), Paris (September), IZA/CEPR ESSLE (European Summer Symposium in Labour Economics), Buch am Ammersee (September), SED Annual Meeting (Society for Economic Dynamics), Montréal, Canada (July), INED Recent Developments in Economics of the Family, Paris (March), Lunch seminar of Applied Economics, Paris School of Economics, Paris (February), Seminar Law, Institutions and Economics in Nanterre (LIEN), Nanterre (October), Seminar Genre CES, Université Paris I, Paris (February)

2009 Lunch seminar of Applied Economics, Paris School of Economics, Paris (October), EEA Meeting (European Economic Association), Barcelona (August), SED Annual Meeting (Society for Economic Dynamics), Istanbul (July), North American Summer Meeting of the
Econometric Society, Boston (July), Seminar Cardiff Business School, Cardiff (February 2009), Seminar Universitat Autonoma Barcelona, Barcelona (February), Seminar Central European Unversity, Budapest, Hongrie (February 2009), Seminar ZEW, Mannheim (February), Seminar Paris School of Economics and Centre d’Economie de la Sorbonne (Paris 1), Paris (February), Seminar Banca d’Italia, Rome (February)

2008 North American Summer Meeting of the Econometric Society, Pittsburg (June)

2007 2007 IZA/CEPR ESSLE (European Summer Symposium in Labour Economics), Buch am Ammersee (September), 10th IZA European Summer School in Labor Economics, Buch am Ammersee (April)