Disruptive Digitalization 4 Decarbonization

Meet the teamAbout Us

WE ARE AN INTERDISCIPLINARY TEAM STUDYING THE INTERPLAY OF DIGITALIZATION AND DECARBONIZATION TO PROMOTE SUSTAINABLE AND INCLUSIVE GROWTH.

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The Faces Behind the Project

Dream Team

2D4D

The 2D4D research team is composed of post-doc, senior and junior researchers with a background in applied environmental economics, economic modelling and data science. 

To assess the disruptive technical and socio-economic effects of digitalization in different sectors of the economy we will rely on a rich toolkit of complementary data-based and qualitative research approaches, including case studies, surveys, big data analytics, econometric analysis, and integrated assessment modelling.  

Elena VerdoliniPrincipal Investigator

Environmental and Innovation Economist with a Political Science background. Outdoorsy. Mom.

Laurent DrouetSenior Scientist

Integrated assessment modeller. Loves coding. Dad.
lolow.github.io

Soheil ShayeghJunior Scientist

Climate and human systems interaction modeler. Running/cycling/traveling junky.

Yeong-Jae KimJunior Scientist

Environmental economist and innovation system scholar, Cinephile, Good husband.

Caterina AlacevichJunior Scientist

Applied microeconomist, loves laughter and alpine lake swims.

Lorenzo TorreggianiPhD Candidate

Focus on Green Economy and Sustainability with a degree in Banking and Finance. Hiker.

Mariaester CassinelliProject Manager

Senior Scientific Manager with a degree in Environmental Sciences. Cat-lover, dancer & actress.

Selvaggia SantinCommunication Officer

Science writer and visual communicator. Ocean lover and seawater addicted. Mom.

Disruptive Digitalization 4 Decarbonization

At a glance

PI
Elena Verdolini, PhD
Host institution
Law Department, UniversitĂ  degli Studi di Brescia
Co-host institution
RFF-CMCC European Institute on Economics and the Environment, Fondazione Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici
Duration
October 2020 - September 2025
Current activities
I finally completed the selection of the research team. We are now busy with the initial phase of research: data collection, empirical design and building the research network. Stay tuned! And remember you can follow us on twitter @2D4D_ERC or reach us @ info@2d4d.eu