External speakers

Paola Profeta

Associate Professor, Department of Social and Political Sciences, Bocconi University

Paola Profeta is an Associate professor in Public Economics at Università Bocconi, Milan.

She is the Director of the MSc in Politics and Policy Analysis at Bocconi, coordinator of the Dondena Gender Initiative at the Dondena Centre for Research on Social Dynamics and Public Policy, member of the editorial board of European Journal of Political Economy and CESifo Economic Studies, member of the board of the International Institute of Public Finance, member of CESifo Research Network and Research Associate at CHILD, member of the board of the Italian Society of Public Economics, a scientific Advisor of Unicredit and Universities Foundation, and a member of EIGE's European Network on Gender Equality- Eurogender.

She writes editorials for Il Sole 24 Ore, Corriere della Sera, blog 27esima ora, etc.

Her research interests are in Public Economics (social security, welfare and redistributive public policies, education, comparative tax systems and tax policy), Political Economics, Gender Economics and Policies.