Letizia Mencarini

Bocconi University


Letizia Mencarini

Letizia Mencarini is Associate Professor of Demography at Bocconi University (at the Department of Management and Technology). She is a Fellow at the DONDENA Centre for Research on Social Dynamics and Public Policy at Bocconi University. She is the principal investigator of SWEL-FER, an ERC-funded research grant on subjective well-being and fertility, and chair of the IUSSP (International Union for Scientific Studies of Population) world panel on subjective well-being and life-course. She is an expert of Population Europe, among the Leading Women Scientists of AcademiaNet, and a member of the editorial board of Genus. She is also on the editorial board of Neodemos, an Italian blog on population, society, and politics, and of the international demographic magazine N-IUSSP.
Her research interests focus on family demography (life–course analysis, fertility, transition to adulthood, family formation, and disruption) and its links with well-being, time use, gender diversity, and migration in a policy and welfare state perspective.

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