Cristoforo Pizzimenti is a Senior Research Specialist at the Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy and Finance. He joined the center in August 2019. Prior to this he worked at the European Central Bank as trainee in the Forecasting and Policy Modelling Division. He also interned at the Bank of England and the European Commission in Luxembourg. He previously obtained a MSc in Economic and Social Sciences at Bocconi University and a BSc in Economics and Finance from the same university, during which he was visiting student at the University of Hong Kong. His research interests lie in macroeconomics, finance and time series.