UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES)

Dr Chiara Amini

Dr Chiara Amini

Associate Professor (Teaching)



Joined UCL
7th Sep 2015

Research summary

Chiara is an applied economist with broad interests in labour and development economics. She is particularly interested in a multidisciplinary approach that draws from other disciplines, such as sociology, educational studies and psychology. Her most recent research projects focus on education, well-being, social norms and corruption.

Chiara also worked as research consultant for the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development, the World Bank and the Department for International Development.

Teaching summary

Courses Taught

SESS0010 Contemporary Issues of International Business and Strategic Management

SESS0087 Qualitative Methods for Economics and Business

BASC0011 Migration and Health


University College London
Doctorate, Doctor of Philosophy | 2013
School of Oriental and African Studies
Other higher degree, Master of Science | 2006
Universita Bocconi
First Degree, Bachelor of Science | 2003


Chiara completed a Bsc in Economics and Social Science from Bocconi University and a PhD at UCL SSEES in 2013. Since then she worked as Senior Lecturer at London Metropolitan Business School and since 2015 she moved to SSEES as a Senior Teaching Fellow.