PhD in Social Science, European University Institute (EUI), Florence, 1999
Family and social policy, comparative welfare state, gender studies, work-family reconciliation issues, gender and academia.
Professor of Sociology of Family and Welfare State Systems, University of Turin
- 2018 Gender and Generational Division in EU Citizenship. Interdisciplinary Perspectives on EU Citizenship Series (eds with T. Knijn), Edward Elgar, Cheltenham
- 2016 “Politics of defamilialization: A comparison of Italy, Japan, Korea and Spain” (with Estévez-Abe, M.), in: Journal of European Social Policy, Vol 26 (4): pp. 327 - 343
- 2016 "Female Employment and Elderly Care: The Role of Care Policies and Culture in 21 European Countries" (with Solera, C. and Pavolini, E.) in: Work, Employment and Society, Vol. 30 (4): pp. 607-630