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The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
Andrea Papini is an Economic Analyst of the Fiscal Policy Analysis team at the JRC-Seville. His research focuses on empirical public economics and tax-benefit microsimulation analysis.
Before joining the JRC-Seville in January 2019, he was a senior research officer at ISER, University of ESSEX.
He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the department of economics at the University of Oslo. His doctoral thesis is titled "Three essays on Self-employment and taxation".
His research focuses on empirical public economics, in particular he is interested on the effects of tax-benefit systems and labour market institutions on income inequality and work incentives.