Michela Carlana

PhD candidate in Economics, Bocconi University

Michela Carlana is currently a Ph.D. Candidate in Economics at  Bocconi University, and in July 2018 she will join Harvard Kennedy School as an Assistant Professor in Public Policy. She is an affiliated student of  LEAP- Laboratory for Effective Anti-Poverty Policies and a research affiliate at  IZA. From September 2015 to May 2016, she was a Visiting Fellow at the Economics Department at Harvard University and from September 2016 to August 2017 a PODER Research Fellow at IIES (Institute for International Economic Studies) – Stockholm University .

During her PhD, she has primarily worked on Education Economics with a focus on equality of opportunities in human capital accumulation. She is also interested in Labor  and Development Economics.

Recent work by Michela Carlana