Giovanni Francesco Angioni

Giovanni Francesco Angioni

PhD candidate

Department of International Relations

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English, Italian
Key Expertise
Inequality, Political Economy, Political Instability, Research Methods

About me

Giovanni Francesco Angioni is a doctoral student in the Department of International Relations, supervised by Professor Tomila Lankina. His PhD project examines inequality and its political outcomes. He is particularly interested in the ways in which perceptions of inequality – both economic and political – influence political participation, mobilization, and populism, encompassing also the role played by media and propaganda.

Before joining LSE, Giovanni got his BSc in Political Science and International Relations (Summa cum Laude) at the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart in Milan and his MSc in Economics (Summa cum Laude – Merit Award) at Bocconi University. He also attended the PGP Program (Exchange) at the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, India. He worked as a researcher on inequality, social mobility and migration at: Dept. of Social and Political Sciences at Bocconi University, Dondena Centre for Research on Social Dynamics and Public Policy, ICRIOS – Bocconi and MEDAlics.

Research topic

The relationship between perceptions of inequality and political participation, mobilization and populism.

Teaching experience

Undergraduate course: Innovation and Globalization, Bocconi University

Academic supervisor

Professor Tomila Lankina

Research Centre affiliation

International Inequalities Institute, LSE


Expertise Details

Economic inequality; political inequality; horizontal inequalities; populism; political instability; state-building; econometrics; quantitative methods; political theory; conflicts; migration; propaganda; social mobility; statistical softwares