Paola Profeta is full professor of public economics at Bocconi University. Her work is on public economics and political economics (of taxation and pensions) and on gender economics, women in politics and policies to promote gender equality and femal ...
PhD Student
Ximena Caló is a PhD Student in the Department of Social and Political Sciences and the AXA Research Lab on Gender Equality at Bocconi University. Her research interests include gender and politics, public opinion, and public policy of the European U ...
Kenza Elass is a post-doctoral researcher at the AXA Research Lab on Gender Equality at Bocconi University. She earned a Ph.D. in Economics from the Aix Marseille School of Economics in 2023. During her PhD studies, she was a research fellow for one ...
Research assistant - predoc
Giorgia Ferrari is a Pre-Doctoral fellow at the Axa Gender Lab on Gender Equality. Previously she worked as a research assistant at the Rodolfo De Benedetti Foundation. In October 2023, she graduated from the Double Degree in Policy Analysis and Poli ...
Francesco Maura in a Post-Doctoral researcher at Bocconi University – DONDENA Research Center (Age-It Project). He earned a PhD in Economics from the University of Padua in December 2021, under the supervision of Professor Guglielmo Weber. His resear ...
Research assistant - predoc
Bianca Meoli is a dedicated second-year student pursuing a degree in Politics and Policy Analysis at Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi. She holds a prior academic achievement in the form of a Bachelor in International Politics and Government from ...
Viola Salvestrini is Post-Doctoral Researcher at the Axa Gender Lab. She is a PhD candidate ​at Queen Mary University of London, with expected completion in 2024. Her research interests lie in applied microeconomics, with a focus on gender economics, ...
Steering Committee
AXA Research Lab on Gender Equality Director
Dean for Development and Alumni Engagement at Bocconi University
Dean of the Faculty at Bocconi University
Director Communication, Corporate Responsibility & Public Affairs at AXA Italy
Head of the AXA Research Fund and Group Foresight
Senior Major Gift Officer Grandi Donazioni at Bocconi University
Project Officer
Elisa is the Project Officer of the AXA Research Lab on Gender Equality at Bocconi University. For any administrative issue you can make reference to her at