Research in Progress

A History of Living Standards in Italy, 1861-2011. Monograph for Oxford University Press. In preparation.

Living Standards, Inequality and Poverty in the World, 1850-2010: A New Household Budget Approach.
With F. Alvaredo (Nuffield College, Oxford).

Vulnerability to Poverty in Italy, 1980-2012.
With N. Amendola (Università di Roma “Tor Vergata”) and M. Rossi (Università di Torino). Research project joint with the National Statistical Institute (Istat).

Long-run Historical Statistics in Italy, 1861-2011.
With M. Vasta (Università di Siena). Research project joint with the National Statistical Institute (Istat).

A Hundred and Fifty Years of Differences in the Cost-of-Living. Italy, 1861-2011.
With N. Amendola (Università di Roma “Tor Vergata”), A. Brunetti (Istat) and G. Federico (European University Institute).