Roberto Brunetti

Université Lumière Lyon 2

“Beliefs in Merit, Trickle-Down Economics, and Preferences for Redistribution: An Experiment with the Top and Bottom 20%”

Roberto Brunetti is a Post-Doctoral fellow within the CITIZENS project at the GATE research center – Université de Lyon 2, and a Research Associate at the CREM research center in Rennes. His research interests fall into the fields of Urban Economics, Public Economics and Political Economy. In his Ph.D. dissertation, he focused on the spatial sources of economic inequality and the political determinants of redistribution by using theoretical, micro-econometric and experimental methods.