Alessandro Tarozzi (Ph.D. Princeton University, 2002) joined the Institute in September 2021 from UPF, Barcelona. He is a Development economist whose primary research interests are in Global Health, with a regional focus on South Asia, especially India. He is an affiliate of the Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD), a Research Fellow of the Center for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), and an affiliate of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL). He is in the Editorial Board of the Journal of Development Economics (since 2010), Economic Development and Cultural Change (since 2013), and the Journal of Human Resources (since 2014), and in 2015-2018 he was Associate Editor of the Journal of Business and Economic Statistics. His work is often cross-disciplinary, and for this reason he has published in international journals both in Economics and in other fields such as public health, demography and statistics. His publications include articles in the American Economic Review, Annals of Statistics, Demography, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, among the others.