Full Professor of Financial Science at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore. He obtained a research doctorate in finance at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore and a Master’s degree in Economics at the University of York, UK. He is a member of the Management Committee of the Società Italiana di Economia Pubblica (SIEP). He belongs to the editorial team of lavoce.info, the editorial committee of Politica Economica – Journal of Economic Policy, and the scientific committee of the Journal of Public Finance and Public Choice. He is an external affiliate of the Health, Econometrics and Data Group of the University of York’s Centre for Health Economics. Since May 2019 he has chaired the independent assessment body of the Ordine Mauriziano Hospital in Turin.