Paolo Pinotti is Professor of Economics and Endowed Chair in Economic Analysis of Crime at the Department of Social and Political Sciences of Bocconi University in Milan (Italy). He is also Coordinator of Fondazione Rodolfo Debenedetti, Director of the CLEAN Unit on the Economic Analysis of Crime at the Baffi-Carefin Center, and researcher at Dondena. Before joining Bocconi, he received a Ph.D. in economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona) in 2009 and he worked at the research department of the Bank of Italy from 2007 to 2011