Claudio Pinto is a post doc at University of Salerno. He received is Ph.D. in Economics of Public Sector from University of Salerno where obtained his B.D. in Economics. He received his M.S in Economics and Health Policy from Consortium for Research and Continuing Education in Economics (CORIPE-Piemonte) in collaboration with the University of Torino. He has participated in several research projects involving mainly quantitative analysis. He was teaching assistant in Political Economics, Developing Economics and Microeconomics at University of Salerno. His research interests include efficiency and productivity measurement in healthcare sector, health demand, public policy evaluation and social network analysis in healthcare sector.