Silvia joined the School of Economics in 2012, after having worked at the Social Policy Research Centre (UNSW) and at the University of Aberdeen (Department of Economics and Health Economics Research Unit).
Silvia's research interests are in empirical health and labour economics, with a strong focus on the family well-being. Silvia was awarded her PhD in 2011 and she has published two chapters of her PhD thesis in the Journal of Population Economics and the Review of Economics of the Household.
MSc in Economics (with Distinction) from the University College of London (UCL)
PhD in Economics from the University of New South Wales (UNSW)
Health Economics, Labour Economics, Applied Microeconomics