Valentina Tonei

Research Associate in the Department of Economics, University of York

Valentina is an economist working as Research Associate at the Department of Economics and Related Studies at the University of York. She also holds a position as Honorary Research Associate in the Department of Social Sciences at UCL Institute of Education.

She is interested in the determinants of health with the ultimate aim of supporting the process of public policy making at local, regional and national level to improve children’s well being. Her current research focuses on the parents' behaviours and child development.

Experience

  • 2018–present
    Honorary Research Associate, Department of Social Sciences, UCL Institute of Education
  • 2017–present
    Research Associate, Department of Economics and Related Studies, University of York (UK)
  • 2016–2016
    Postdoctoral Researcher, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI), Dublin

Education

  • 2017 
    University of York, PhD in Economics