daniele vignoli

Principal Investigator

Daniele Vignoli is Associate Professor of Demography at the University of Florence. He received his PhD in Demography from La Sapienza, University of Rome, in 2008. His research addresses: Family-related behaviors and their relations with the socio-economic status of individuals; Comparative family demography; Family life courses; Family events and subjective well-being

Valentina tocchioni

Post-Doc Researcher

Valentina Tocchioni completed her PhD in Applied Statistics at the University of Florence in 2016.  Since then she has been working as Post-doctoral fellow in Demography at the University of Florence. Her current area of research addresses: causal inference in social applications; childlessness; connections between employment and housing condition and fertility; pregnancy and childbirth

laura grassini

Senior collaborator

Laura Grassini is Full Professor of Economic Statistics at the University of Florence. She graduated in Business Economics in 1980. Her research focuses on: macroeconometric input-output models; income distribution and inequality; quality of household consumption data; confidentiality issues; productivity and economic performance of firms; tourism development

francesca giambona

Senior Collaborator

Francesca Giambona is Assistant Professor in Economic Statistics at the University of Florence. She has received her PhD in Applied Statistics from University of Palermo in 2007. The focus of her academic research is mainly related to risk modeling in economic field; school system evaluation and students’ achievement; analysis and measurement of well-being