Research

Development

Projects about development policies.

Education and training

Our work in the field of education primarily focuses on evaluation of the impact of specific policies, carried out at local, national or international level. The main topics covered in our projects are: - the training of the teaching staff - tracking, educational choice and the related social…

Family

Our work in the field of family is primarily focused at local level. The main topics covered in our projects are related to living conditions, life course events, social cohesion and social inequalities.

Innovation and industrial policies

Our work mainly focuses on evaluating how innovative public policies, introduced by local authorities to stimulate the technological upgrade and to contribute to the economic performance of firms.

Labour market

Our work in this area is mostly devoted to the evaluation of the impact of local and national labour market policies (both active and passive) and to the study of work histories through the integration of administrative data sources and surveys.

Taxation and Welfare

Our work in the field of taxation and welfare focuses on evaluation of the impact of specific policies, carried out at local level. The main topics covered in our projects are policies contrasting poverty and social exclusion and fiscal policies.