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 is collaborating on an EU funded project POCACITO (POst-CArbon CIties of Tomorrow: foresight for sustainable pathways towards liveable, affordable and prospering cities in a world context). Previously she has collaborated on various EU funded projects, such as PURGE (Public health impacts in URban environments of Greenhouse gas Emissions reduction strategies), Global I-Q (Impacts Quantification of global changes), ICARUS (Innovation for Climate chAnge mitigation: a study of energy R&d, its Uncertain effectiveness and Spillovers), SUS.DIV (Sustainable Development in a Diverse World) 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 Journal of Human Resources (forthcoming), Resource and Energy Economics, World Economy, Economics of Transition, IZA Journal of European Labor Studies and the European Journal of Comparative Economics.