Cristina Solera

Carlo Alberto Affiliate


PhD in Social and Political Science, European University Institute (EUI), Florence, 2005


Gender studies, labour-market participation and fertility, work-family reconciliation, transition to parenthood, comparative social policy and family policy, longitudinal quantitative analyses.


Assistant Professor of Sociology, Department of Cultures, Politics and Society, University of Turin


  • Solera Cristina (2009). Women in and out of paid work: Changes Across Generations in Italy and Britain. Bristol: The Policy Press.    
  • Naldini Manuela, Pavolini Emmanuele, Solera Cristina (2016).  “Female Employment and Elderly Care: the Role of Care Policies and Culture in 21 European Countries”, Work, Employment and Society, n. 30, pp. 607-630.
  • Solera Cristina (2018). “Do ’his’ education and class matter? The changing effect of the husband on women’s labour-market transitions in Italy and Britain”, British Journal of Sociology. DOI: 10.1111/1468-4446.12373.