Cristina Cattaneo holds a DPhil in Economics from the University of Sussex-Brighton (UK), a PhD in Economics from the Università degli Studi in Milan (Italy), and a MA in Development Economics from the University of Sussex. Cristina is a senior researcher at Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), where she coordinates an EU funded project PENNY (Psychological, social and financial barriers to energy efficiency). Previously she has collaborated on various EU funded projects, such as POCACITO, PURGE, Global I-Q, ICARUS, SUS.DIV and on a project funded by the Italian Ministry of Environment for the study of the China’s energy management system and its international comparison. Before joining FEEM, Cristina worked as an adjunct professor in Economics in various universities, both at undergraduate and at graduate level and as a tutor in statistics at the University of Sussex. Her main research interests involve applied econometrics, the economics of migration and energy economics. She published for International Migration Review (forthcoming), Journal of Development Economics, Journal of International Economics, Journal of Human Resources, Resource and Energy Economics, World Economy, Economics of Transition, IZA Journal of European Labor Studies and the European Journal of Comparative Economics.