Dr. Irene Ferrari

Address:  Max-Planck-Institute for
Social Law and Social
Amalienstr. 33
80799 München

+-Curriculum Vitae

For a full CV, please visit my personal webpage.


July 2015-Present: Post-Doctoral Researcher, the Munich Center for the Economics of Aging, Munich, Germany


Oct. 2011–June 2015: Ph.D. in Economics, University of Bologna (Italy)

Supervisor: Prof. Matthew John Wakefield

Dissertation: Essays in the Economics of Ageing

Sep. 2010–Sep. 2011: M.Sc. in Economic Policy, University College London (U.K.)

Sep. 2007–Dec. 2009: M.A. in Economics, University of Bologna (Italy)

Mar. 2009–July 2009: Erasmus exchange program, London School of Economics (U.K.)

Sept. 2004–Nov. 2007: B.A. in Economics, University of Bologna (Italy)


SS 2019
Seminar: Empirical analysis of social policy (Bachelor)
Instructor: Dr. Irene Ferrari, Prof. Dr. Joachim Winter


Publications in journals
  • Ferrari, Irene (2019): "The Nativity Wealth Gap in Europe: a Matching Approach". In: Journal of Population Economics, (online first), pp. .
  • Ferrari, Irene (2017): "The Effectiveness of Incentives to Postpone Retirement: Evidence from Italy". In: Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, forthcoming (), pp. .
Discussion papers and working papers

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