Associate Professor, University of Rome Tor Vergata.
Research Affiliate, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance.
Research Fellow, Institute for the Study of Labor.
Research Fellow, Dondena Gender Initiative – Bocconi University
Research Fellow, Centre for Economic and International Studies - University of Rome Tor Vergata.
European University Institute, Ph.D., 2005
Political Economy, Labor Economics, Applied Microeconometrics.
“Tenure in office and public procurement” (with D. Coviello), American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, forthcoming.
“Do Better Paid Politicians Perform Better? Disentangling Incentives from Selection” (with T. Nannicini), Journal of the European Economic Association, 2013, Volume 11, Issue 2, pages 369-398.
“Gender Interactions within Hierarchies: Evidence from the Political Arena” (with D. Paserman), Review of Economic Studies, 2012, Volume 79, Issue 3, pages 1021-1052.
“Electoral Rules and Politicians’ Behavior: A Micro Test” (with T. Nannicini and P. Naticchioni), American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2011, Volume 3, Issue 3, pages 144-174.
“Moonlighting Politicians” (with T. Nannicini and P. Naticchioni), Journal of Public Economics, 2010, Volume 94, Issue 9-10, pages 688-699.
Honors, Awards and Fellowships
Excellence in Refereeing Award - Review of Economic Studies, 2014
Best Publication Award - CEIS Tor Vergata, 2013
Modigliani Research Grant - UniCredit & Universities, 2012