Massimo Anelli is an Assistant Professor at Bocconi University, Department of Social and Political Sciences. He is also a research fellow at CESifo, Dondena, Fondazione Rodolfo Debenedetti and a research affiliate at IZA. He obtained his PhD in Economics at University of California, Davis in June 2015. He previously completed a B.A. in 2007 and a M.Sc. in 2009 at Bocconi University. His research agenda focuses on Education and the role of Human Capital in several domains such as labor markets, migration, politics and demography. The common denominator of his work is the use of original administrative data, derived from digitization of physical archives or from access to restricted social security data and government registries.