Francesco De Carolis is an Associate Professor, Università Bocconi since 1st November 2017. Full Professor qualification obtained in 2016 (13-A1, A2 and A3 bando D.D. 1532/2016). Associate Professor (with Tenure) at EIEF-Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (2016). Assistant Professor at Boston University (2012-2016). Since 2017 European Commission – DG Comp, Economic Advisory Group on Competition Policy (EAGCP). Since 2016 NBER, Faculty Research Fellow and since 2015 CEPR, Research Affiliate, UK.