Falco Joannes Bargagli Stoffi

Falco Joannes Bargagli Stoffi photo

Falco joined IMT in the fall 2016 as a Ph.D. Researcher in Economics and Data Science.  He is a member of the Research Unit  AXES Laboratory for the Analysis of compleX Economic Systems directed by Prof. Massimo Riccaboni (since Nov. 2016) and a member of the local unit of The National Institute for Advanced Mathematics - INdAM (since Jan. 2018) directed by Prof. Giorgio Gnecco.

Falco's academic interests are Quantitative Social Science and Data Science. In particular the main fields of his investigation are Causal Inference, Machine Learning and Impact Evaluation.

He received a master's degree in Statistics at University of Florence. He wrote his masters thesis at Humboldt University working on the bond between Machine Learning and Causal Inference under the supervision of Prof. Fabrizia Mealli (University of Florence) and Prof. Christoph Breunig (Humboldt University). During his undergraduate years, he studied at the "Cesare Alfieri" School of Political Science with a focus on the social aspects of economic phenomena.

 

Publications:

- Bargagli Stoffi, F. J. and Gnecco, G. "Estimating heterogeneous causal effects in the presence of irregular assignment mechanisms", (2018) Proceedings of the 5th IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics, to appear