Chiara Carini is a senior researcher at Euricse, where she is in charge of the analysis of economic and social data on cooperatives and, more generally, on the social economy, as part of projects aimed at investigating their characteristics, dynamics, evolution, and impact on a local, national, and international scale. She has edited the Istat-Euricse report on Italian cooperatives and has worked on the World Cooperative Monitor since its inception.
She holds a degree in Information Management Theories and Methods from the University of Brescia and has been a contract lecturer at the the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore for psychometrics courses and for over ten years has been collaborating for the courses of Statistics at the University of Brescia. She is a member of the Italian Statistical Society. She has also been a member of the Technical Working Group on Cooperative Statistics of the Committee for the Promotion and Advancement of Cooperatives.