Alumni Digital Talk: Laura Di Giorgio, Sr. Economist, The World Bank

Career Service

Date: 30 May 2022

Alumni Digital Talk

Policy Evaluation Applied to Development - Examples in Health from the World Bank

Dr. Laura Di Giorgio is an economist with more than a decade of experience conducting health system research and supporting reforms in the health sector. She holds a PhD in Economics from USI (USI Alumna 2013) and completed a Post-graduate Fellowship in Global Health at the University of Washington, United States. Her work spans through different regions, including Europe, Eastern & Southern Africa, South Asia and currently Latin America. She currently serves as a Senior Economist in the Health, Nutrition and Population unit at the World Bank. Dr. Laura Di Giorgio is passionate about using evidence to inform decision making and finding customized solutions to countries' challenges.


Monday, May 30, 2022 from 14.00 to 15.00

Online in MS Teams: link


With the participation of:

  • Dr. Laura Di Giorgio, Sr. Economist, The World Bank Group, Washington DC. (US). USI Degree: PhD in Economics, 2013



The talk is offered within the Topics in Labor, Public and Development Economics class. Look here other Alumni Talks of the semester.


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Language: English


The Digital Alumni Talks is a series of online meetings with USI alumni, who have gained professional experience in different roles and sectors, to give USI students and recent graduates a first look into the different potential career paths.