Rossella Mossucca joined Lear in September 2017. She earned a Ph.D. in Economics and Finance at the University of Rome Tor Vergata in 2016 with a thesis in empirical microeconomic analysis. During her Ph.D., she spent a year as a visiting researcher at the Stanford University. After the Ph.D., she has been a postdoctoral researcher at the Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) in Rome. She is an applied researcher, with research interests in the fields of Empirical Finance (with a focus on regulation), Industrial Organization and Labour Economics.
Rossella has extensive experience in applied microeconomic research (especially in the application of program evaluation methodologies), as well as applied macroeconomics using big (micro-level) data. She is fluent in English and has a good knowledge of French.