Alessandro Del Ponte

PhD Student, Stony Brook University

Alessandro Del Ponte is a PhD student in political science at Stony Brook University and a Mercatus Oskar Morgenstern Fellow. His research interests include using experimental economics to study how the government should respond in difficult times when citizens face severe economic hardships. Alessandro earned an MSc in economics from Bocconi University, an MPA from the State University of New York Albany, and a BSc in economics from the Universita' degli Studi di Genova. He was a Mercatus Center Adam Smith fellow during the 2017-2018 academic year.