Francesco Mureddu is a researcher and analyst at Tech4i2 since September 2011, and is also associated researcher at the Centre for North South Economic Research (CRENoS). His fields of expertise encompass: information society, e.g. socio-economic impact of ICT, supported innovative and inclusive policies and strategies, roadmapping and scenario development of ICT potential; dynamical methods applied to economic modelling, such as innovation and technological externalities, growth and structural effects of economic integration, and finally empirical methods, like counterfactual impact evaluation, panel data econometrics statistics and growth accounting. He also has professional experience in international institutions such as the European Commission, DG Information Society and Media (Unit of Strategy for ICT Research and Development), and the European Central Bank, DG Economics (Structural Issues Unit and Global Economy Session). Francesco holds an MA in Economics from the Catholic University of Louvain and a PhD in Economics from the University of Cagliari, and is able to work and interact in two foreign languages.