Press Articles, Mentions and Interviews

Selected Press Articles and Mentions

Communication errors and lack of trust in the government: because Slovenia is a breeding ground for no vaxes” (Italian), Espresso, 3 December 2021. 

The WHO assures that COVID is Europe’s leading cause of detah“. El Mundo, 24 November, 2021.

Covid leading cause of death in Europe: drama in the East”  Corriere della Sera,  21 November, 2021.

The LSEhas published new research about the reasons for vaccine hesitancyGuardian, 21 October 2021.

A reduction in working hours is linked to a rise in weight among some workers“. New York Times, 15th October, 2021.

Caregivers:women, imigrants and without a contractLa Razon,15th October, 2021.

Faced with the Delta variant, how to speed up the vaccination? (in french)” L’Usine Novelle, 8th July, 2021.

Vaccination: and the best ways to convince the reluctant to get vaccinated … are not the ones we envision” (in french).  Atlantico, 1, July 2021.

“‘Moral failure’, concentration of vaccines in rich countries may delay the end of the pandemic” ( in Portuguese)  Fohla de Sao Paulo, 22 May, 2021. 

The Surprising Effects of Business Owner Property TaxObserver Finansowy (Polish), April 27 2021.

Injected behaviorism. Covid passports should be banned?” (in polish). Gaceta Pawna, April 23, 2021.

What history tells you about post-pandemic booms“. The Economist, April 25, 2021.

Are vaccine passports really that new? Deutsche Welle (DW). 9th April 2021.

COVID vaccine passports threaten fundamental rights of citizens who opt-outThe sociable, March 16, 2021.

Covid-19 Travelers Aren’t All Dubai Jet-SettersBloomberg, 19 February 2021.

Why People Have Had Enough of Lockdowns“.Washington Post, 30 September, 2020.

Childhood obesity: most often transmitted by the mother“, Femme Actuelle, 5 August 2020.

Obesity and Transmission” (in German) , Tabularasa , 3 August 2020.

The Pandemic exacerbates prejudice against older people at work“, Fohla de S.Paulo, 26 June, 2020.

Will ageism get worse in the post-pandemic workplace?Financial Times, 28 May, 2020.

Paraguay and Uruguay are at odds in Latin America for skyrocketing case“, Fohla de S.Paulo, 22 May, 2020.

The impact of medical new pandemic on older adultsMedical News Today, 19 May, 2020.

The EU’s Big Pandemic Failure Isn’t About Money“, Washington Post, 14 April 2020.

Coronavirus prompts calls for ‘more Europe’ on health care“, Politico, March 25, 2020.

EU pandemic failure isn’t about moneyJapan Times, April 14 2020. 

Stop Shutting Borders and Start Working Together“,  Washington Post, 20 March 2020.

Insufficient ICU and even more medical staff, is Europe moving towards medical rationing?”  (in Chinese), Sina,  Match 15, 2020.

Confessioni di un padre femminista” (in Italian), GQ,  8 March 2020.

Health care descentralisation steers the use of public health care” (in Spanish), Redaccion Medica, 21 November 2019.

Subsidising long-term care: Lessons from subsidy expansions and cutsWorld Economic Forum, October 2018.

Blue-collar workers tend to put on weight when their hours are cutWall Street Journal, September 2018.

The essential scan: Top findings in health policy researchBrookings, February 2018.

When affection is confused with long-term care quality” (in Spanish) El Periodico, November 2017.

Why Africa Is Set to Backstop Britain’s Post-Brexit Health CareBloomberg Businessweek, September 11, 2017.

Long Road to BrexitFinancial Times, September 2017.

This is the impact of a lack of sleep on your careerWorld Economic Forum, May 4, 2017.

Crying babies can reduce household income by 11 percent an hourThe Telegraph,  April 12, 2017.

How crying babies make you so exhausted it affects your INCOMEThe Daily Mail, April 12, 2017.

Obesity crisis: Is this the food that is making us all fat?BBC News, Wednesday, March 15, 2017.

Child-induced fatigue costs economy dear, says new studyThe Observer, Saturday 25 February 2017.

Economists quantified what sleep deprivation does to mothers’ pay and productivityQuartz, 17 February 2017.

Revealed: Why we’re eating more healthily than ever but are still overweightMirror, 12 February, 2017.

Ever fatter (Cada vez mas gordos)” (in Spanish) El Periodico, 12 February 2017.

Calorie limits ‘should be cut to reflect our couch potato lifestyles’ because they come from First World War when we walked to work and didn’t textDaily Mail, 28 December 2016.

Dobbiamo smetterla di mangiare come ci hanno insegnato a fare i nostri genitori: troppe calorie”. La ricerca della London School of EconomicsHuffinghton Post,28 December 2016.

The meals your parents made for you are now too calorific for modern lifestylesThe Telegraph, 26 December 2016.

Brexit will put UK’s access to life-saving new medicines at risk“,The Independent, 2 November, 2016.

Long Term Care Subsidies Reduce Hospitalizations by 11%La Vanguardia (Spanish), July 27, 2016

Brexit and the National Health Service“, Wall Street Journal, June 29, 2016

Mayor of London: between a millionaire and a the son a a bus driver” , Radio France International, 5 May, 2016.

Catalans in the UK live with angst the possibility of BrexitLa Vanguardia, 16 June, 2016

EU and nationalism” (in finish). Yle September 2015.

How income influences our healthcare decisions“, World Economic Forum,3 August, 2015.

Adopting the euro leads to a decrease in national pride, study finds“,,22 July 2015

Forever Young“,  The Economist,May 14, 2015,

Nurture more important than Nature,” Science Daily,February 11, 2015

Descentralização da educação: como se fez lá fora” , Observador, 15 January 2015

Study associates globalisation and obesity” (in Spanish)  La Vanguardia, 11 January 2015

Globalisation: the obesity trendKiss FM,11 January 2015

Does living in a democracy make you tall?”  Hindustan Times,21 November 2014,

Voluntary guidelines to protect young fashion models aren’t working“, 20 January 2014, The Guardian

Obesity and poverty: the evidence“, Chanel 4 News, January 23, 2013

Winner takes it allNew York Times – Latitude, December 3 2012.

Socially transmitted’ anorexia: Peer pressure drives eating disorders“, Fox News, March 2012

Anorexia research finds government intervention justifiedThe Guardian, 1 March 2012

Has the Euro Crisis Killed Off Social Democracy For Good?The New Republic, 3 December 2011.

Press articles

The persistent uncertainty” (in Spanish), La Vanguardia, November 2019


Poor people are more likely to be obese” (in Spanish), Deia, Wednesday 29 March 2017

The Spanish long term care reform was done in a  rush and with out much thought“(in Spanish). El Correo, 13 August 2013.