Chiara Binelli received her Ph.D. in Economics from University College London. She is an assistant professor in Economics at the University of Milan Bicocca, a visiting fellow at the economics department of the European University Institute, an associate member of the European Development Research Network, and a research fellow of the Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis. She has been Assistant Professor at the University of Southampton; Visiting Assistant Professor at Bocconi University (Italy); Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the University of Oxford (UK) and Nuffield College; Research Scholar and Research Associate at Center for the Evaluation of Development Policies, Institute for Fiscal Studies (UK); and Visiting Researcher at the Croft Institute for International Studies, University of Mississippi (USA). Her early research and publications focus on school choices, quality of education, informal labour markets, and returns to schooling in Latin America, and now center on the study of economic and social inequality, and on youth unemployment. Her work has been published in the Review of Economic Dynamics, the Economics of Education Review, World Development, and the B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics.
Research Fields: Labor and Development Economics; Economics of Education; Applied Micro Econometrics.
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