Andrea Mattozzi is Professor of Economics in Bologna since 2022, he holds a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. Previously he held positions at CalTech, UAB Barcelona and European University Institute where he also served as Head of Department in 2018-2020. His research interests are Political Economy, Public Economics and Applied Theory. He has published in international journals such as AER, AEJ Micro, JEEA, IER, GEB, JPubE, JoP among others. His research has been supported by NSF, Ramón y Cajal fellowship and MIUR-PRIN.