Dr Chiara Orsini

Department of Economics

Lecturer in Economics

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Dr Chiara Orsini
Department of Economics
Room 432
9 Mappin Street
S1 4DT

Chiara holds a PhD and MA in Economics from the University of Maryland at College Park, and prior to joining the University of Sheffield has held academic positions at the University of Maryland at College Park, Aarhus University, the University of Venice, and the LSE, where she continues to hold an appointment as a visiting fellow at the Department of Health Policy.

Research interests

Chiara ‘s research is in Applied Microeconometrics and lies at the intersection of Labor Economics, Health Economics, and Public Economics.

Chiara studies the behaviour of individuals, firms, and governments, and her research tries to understand intended and unintended effects of public policies, effects of innovation, issues relevant for the design of markets, inequality, consumer response to information, and the transmission of human capital.

Chiara is interested in supervising dissertations in Applied Microeconometrics, especially on topics related to the production of health and impact of healthcare policies


Journal articles

Teaching activities

Chiara is currently teaching:

  • ECN120: Statistical Methods for Economics
  • ECN130: Economic Analysis and Policy