Chiara Gesmundo is a research trainee at ISPI. She holds a BSc (hons) in Economics from the Catholic University of Milan and a MA in Development Economics and International Studies from the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU). She also studied as a visiting student at the University of Guadalajara (Mexico) and at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (India).
Prior to joining ISPI, Chiara worked as a Research Assistant at the Center for European Economic Research (ZEW) in Mannheim.
Her research interests encompass development economics, social policy, and econometrics.