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Professor Tito Boeri.

Professor Tito Boeri


Expertise: labour economics, political economics, redistributive policies



Tito Boeri is Professor of Economics at Bocconi University, Milan and currently co-chair of the taskforce on Social Cohesion of the T20. In 2013-15 he was Centennial Professor at the London School of Economics, and, from March 2015 to February 2019, President of the Italian Social Security administration (Inps). He is Scientific Advisor of the Fondazione RODOLFO DEBENEDETTI, research fellow at CEPR, CEP-LSE, IZA, Netspar and Igier-Bocconi. He is columnist for La Repubblica, founder of the economic policy watchdog website, on the editorial board of, and the Scientific Director of the Festival of Economics in Trento. He was consultant to the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, The European Commission, the International Labour Office, and the Italian Government.

Current areas of research include:

  • Labour market institutions: temporary employment and alternative work arrangements, remote working and housing conditions, enforcement of sickness benefits.
  • Populist rhetoric during the pandemic.