Bio sketch. I am Assistant Professor of Economic Policy at the Department of Economics and Statistics, University of Torino, and Senior Research Fellow at LABORatorio R. Revelli – Center for Employment Studies. I teach Econometrics at the B.A. in Economics and Statistics, Economic Policy at the B.A. in Political and Social Sciences, and I am lecturer of Stata Programming at the M.Sc. in Applied Labor Economics for Development at the International Training Center of the ILO. My research focuses on applied labor economics issues, and on labor market deregulation and temporary employment in particular. I am author of The political economy of work, security and flexibility (2012, The Policy Press), of Flex-insecurity (2009, Il Mulino) – considered a cornerstone in the studies on deregulation of the Italian labor market – as well as of many articles on national and international journals, including Economic Journal, Journal of Occupational Health and International Journal of Manpower. I have previously served as expert on youth employment policies at the International Training Center of the ILO, on counterfactual evaluation at the Public Policy and Management Institute. as Research Fellow in Statistics for Economics at the University of Eastern Piedmont, and as Visiting Scholar at the Center for Labor Economics at the University of California at Berkeley.