Lucia Corno

Associate Professor of Economics at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Executive Director, Laboratory for Effective Anti-poverty Policies (LEAP) at Universita' Luigi Bocconi

Lucia Corno is Associate Professor of economics at Cattolica University and Executive Director of the Laboratory for Effective Anti-poverty Policies (LEAP) at Bocconi University. Her fields of interests are Development Economics, Health Economics and Public Economics. Most of her research focuses on understanding constraints for economic development in Africa, with a particular focus on ethnic diversity, harmful social norms and HIV/AIDS, combining traditional empirical/theoretical analysis and randomized field experiments.