Dr. Charlotte Sophia Bez

Postdoctoral Researcher

Charlotte Sophia Bez joined the FutureLab CERES as a postdoctoral fellow in Political Economy for Inclusive Wealth Governance in October 2022. Within the FutureLab, her work focuses on the political economy realities and barriers to transformation in selected industrializing countries.

In her prior research, she analyzed the political and economic obstacles to climate policy with a focus on acceptability and equity considerations. Besides her academic life, she has previously worked as a consultant for private and public entities.

She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies in Pisa, Italy, a joint program with the UCA-University of Cote d’Azur, Nice, France. In the Summer of 2022, she was visiting scholar at the Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA. Moreover, she is an associated researcher at the Bureau of Theoretical and Applied Economics (BETA), Strasbourg, France, and fellow at Bocconi Lab in European Studies (BLES), Milan, Italy.




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