Laura’s research focuses on the design and development of impact evaluation methods, mediation analysis, and social networks that can help improve policies and programmes for vulnerable populations. She has evaluated social projects that address education, healthcare, poverty, and violence in Africa, South America and Asia. She obtained a research grant in statistics at the University of Florence and she was a post-doctoral researcher at Harvard University. She holds a Ph.D. in Statistics from the University of Florence.
Impact Evaluation - Researcher