Simone Ghislandi is Associate Professor at the Department of Policy Analysis, Bocconi University, Milan. He holds a degree in Economics from Bocconi University, an MPhil and a DPhil in Economics from the University of Oxford. He is also a member of Centre of Health Economics and Management (CERGAS) and of the Carlo F. Dondena Centre for Research on Social Dynamics and Public Policy at Bocconi University.
Dr. Ghislandi's research focuses on issues related to the ex-ante and ex-post analysis of health policies and interventions and on the socioeconomics of health and well-being. On these topics, he has published on a variety of international economics, health policy and public health journals. He is currently collaborating with Sergei Scherbov at IIASA focusing on measuring life expectancy and development.
The Wittgenstein Centre aspires to be a world leader in the advancement of demographic methods and their application to the analysis of human capital and population dynamics. In assessing the effects of these forces on long-term human well-being, we combine scientific excellence in a multidisciplinary context with relevance to a global audience. It is a collaboration among the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW), the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the University of Vienna.