Upcoming Events

Thursday 1st October 2020 - Brown Bag Seminar "Time, money and parenthood in the United States: the role of (grand-parental support)" with Roberta Rutigliano 

Selected Publications


Our Mission

The CSIS research unit operates in the framework of the general strategies of the Department of Sociology and Social Research of the University of Trento. Its main objective is the promotion and coordination of initiatives of theoretically driven empirical research, focusing on social Inequalities, their relation to institutions and their change over time and across generations.

We apply a comparative and interdisciplinary approach dealing with the analysis of the distribution and the perception of inequalities in the following fields:

  • welfare and the political system
  • employment and the labour market
  • families and demographic change
  • education

We aim at: