Giulio is a DPhil Student in Economics at the University of Oxford.
Previously, he worked as an economic advisor at the Ministry of Education of Guinea-Bissau as an Overseas Development Institute Fellow; and as an economist for the UK’s Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA). He also worked as a short-term consultant for the World Bank’s Social Protection and Labour practice, the Bandim Health Project (the largest public health research centre in Guinea-Bissau), and as a field research assistant for CSAE based at the Ethiopian Development Research Institute in Addis Ababa. He holds an MPhil in Economics (2016) from the University of Oxford and a BSc in Economics (2013) from the University of York and the University of Sydney.
Researchers examine whether exposure to role models through a video documentary can change individual’s aspirations and their future-oriented investments, such as investments in their children’s education.