Professor of Economics, Department of Economics and Management, University of Florence
Giovanni Andrea Cornia is a professor of Economics at the Department of Economics and Management at the University of Florence. He has previously worked at the United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER) and the Economic and Policy Research Program, UNICEF Office of Research-Innocenti. He was formerly also Chief Economist at UNICEF in New York. His research covers income and asset inequality, poverty, growth, child well-being, human development and mortality crises, transition economics, and institutional economics.