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The Carlo F. Dondena Centre for Research on Social Dynamics and Public Policy (Dondena), established at Università Bocconi in 2006, is an international, interdisciplinary centre for social science research relevant to individuals, societies, businesses, institutions, and economies. Its members come from different fields of the social sciences, including demography and epidemiology, economic and social history, political science, public economics, and sociology. Its activities are organized into three research units: Politics and Institutions, Population Dynamics and Health, and the Welfare State and Taxation. Click here to learn more.


Special Announcements

  • Given the spread of COVID-19, the 1st International Conference of the Sequence Analysis Association is cancelled. We will do our best to set another date once the situation is clearer and improved. Please contact for any question. 
  • We inform you that, due to the sanitary emergency of these days, all seminars scheduled for March have been canceled. We will inform you in case they will be reprogrammed.
  • 📢 We are proud to announce that, Gabor Scheiring, a Dondena researcher, has been awarded a Marie Curie European Fellowship for his project: How is Populism and Health Associated in Europe? (PHASE), which will run from January 2021. Congratulations!  Check out our Twitter  and facebook accounts.

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Dondena Centre
Università Bocconi
via Guglielmo Rontgen, 1
20136 Milano - Italy

Tel. +39.02.5836.5384
Fax +39.02.5836.2798




The Dondena Centre is home to six ERC Grants. 

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