Annamaria Simonazzi is Professor of Economics at Sapienza University of Rome, Italy. Her research interests range from social policy and employment - including economics of care and family, gender and inequality – to macroeconomics, economics of integration and innovation. She is currently coordinator of the master course in Economics and of the European PhD in Statistics, Economics and Social Sciences (SESS). As President of the Scientific Committee of the G. Brodolini Foundation she has coordinated various European research projects. She is a member of various national and international associations, including the International Working Party on Labour Market Segmentation.