Furio Stamati is M.Res and Ph.D Researcher at the EUI (Florence). His research tackles the politics and political economy of pension reforms in Europe and the US and the social distribution of retirement risks. He occasionally works on education and healthcare reforms as well. His articles appeared on "European Papers on the New Welfare" and "European Journal of Social Security". He is also a reviewer for "Regional & Federal Studies". Furio recently collaborated with Bocconi University (Milan), EUDO (Florence), NASI (Washington DC), KIHASA (Seoul), CABISE (Oviedo), Associazione Bruno Trentin-Isf-Ires (Rome), FAFO foundation (Oslo), NPS (Seoul), and OSE (Brussels).