PhD in Social Science, European University Institute (EUI), Florence, 1999
Family and social policy, comparative welfare state, gender studies, workfamily reconciliation issues, childcare and elderly care policies.
Associate Professor of Sociology of the Family, University of Turin.
- 2013 Family and Welfare State Reorientation in Spain and Inertia in Italy (with Jurado, T.) in Population Review, Vol. 54, n. 1, 43-61
- 2011 (ed.) Gender and Welfare State. A Feminist Debate, in Sociologica, 1/2011
- 2011 Conciliare famiglia e lavoro: vecchi e nuovi patti tra i sessi e tra le generazioni (co-authored with Chiara Saraceno), Bologna, Il Mulino.