Tito Boeri

President of INPS since February 2015, he is on leave from his posts as Professor of Economics at Bocconi University, where he had the role of Prorector for Research, and Centennial Professor at the London School of Economics. He has been the Scientific Director of the Fondazione Rodolfo Debenedetti ( since it was established. He has published 13 books with Oxford University Press, MIT Press and Princeton University Press, along with numerous scientific articles in the most prestigious economics magazines. He was senior economist at the OECD, where he dealt with the transition of former Soviet Bloc countries to a market economy, and has been a consultant to the European Commission, the European Central Bank, the ILO, the World Bank and the Italian Government. He is a leader writer for “la Repubblica”, a newspaper he has not written for since he was made President of INPS. He was the inspiration behind the economics website He is a member of the Academia Europaea and a Research Fellow of the European Economic Association, CEPR, Center for Economic Performance, IZA, Netspar and Igier-Bocconi. His most recent publications in Italian include: Populismo e stato sociale, Laterza (2017); Parlerò solo di calcio, Il Mulino (2012); Le riforme a costo zero (with Pietro Garibaldi), Chiarelettere (2011); Classe dirigente (editor, together with Antonio Merlo and Andrea Prat), Università Bocconi (2010); La crisi non è uguale per tutti, Rizzoli (2009); Contro i giovani (with Vincenzo Galasso), Mondadori (2007).


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Unequal health

introduced by Giuseppe Laterza speaker Ugo Rossi chaired by Roberto Satolli A healthy life and active ageing are...
01 16:00


speakers: Alessandro Andreatta, Tito Boeri, Innocenzo Cipolletta, Paolo Collini, Gregorio de Felice, Giuseppe...
01 18:00

Market design, kidney exchange, and health inequality

introduced by Tito Boeri To what extent can facilitating the bringing together of supply and demand for organs save...
03 18:30

Moral reasoning, markets and corporate social responsibility

introduced by Tito Boeri To what extent can individual and corporate social responsibility represent an alternative...
04 17:30

Health markets and the health of the markets

Introduced by Tito Boeri What lessons can be learned from the four days of debate at the Festival? All-round...