Giuseppe Alessandro Veltri holds an MSc in Social Research Methods (Statistics) from the Methodology Institute of the London School of Economics (LSE) and a PhD in Social Psychology from the LSE.  He is a Full Professor of Computational Social Science at the Department of Sociology and Social Research of the University of Trento.

Giuseppe Alessandro Veltri ha conseguito un MSc in Metodi di Ricerca Sociale (Statistica) presso l’Istituto di Metodologia della London School of Economics (LSE) e un PhD in Psicologia Sociale presso la LSE. È Professore Ordinario di Scienze Sociali Computazionali presso il Dipartimento di Sociologia e Ricerca Sociale dell’Università di Trento.

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Selected latest publications

  • Kathleen McColl, Dylan Martin-Lapoirie, Giuseppe A. Veltri, Pierre Arwidson & Jocelyn Raude (2024) Does vaccination elicit risk compensation? Insights from the COVID-19 pandemic in France, Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine, 12:1, DOI: 10.1080/21642850.2023.2287663

  • Veltri, G. (2023). Harnessing heterogeneity in behavioural research using computational social science. Behavioural Public Policy, 1-18. doi:10.1017/bpp.2023.35

  • Martinelli, M., & Veltri, G. A. (2023). COVID-19 vaccine acceptance: A comparative longitudinal analysis of the association between risk perception, confidence, and the acceptance of a COVID-19 vaccine. Risk Analysis, 00, 1– 15. https://doi.org/10.1111/risa.14200

  • Allum N, Reid A, Bidoglia M et al. Researchers on research integrity: a survey of European and American researchers [version 1; peer review: 1 approved]. F1000Research 2023, 12:187 (https://doi.org/10.12688/f1000research.128733.1)

  • Veltri, G.A. (2023). Describing Human Behaviour Through Computational Social Science. In: Bertoni, E., Fontana, M., Gabrielli, L., Signorelli, S., Vespe, M. (eds) Handbook of Computational Social Science for Policy. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-16624-2_8 

  • Martinelli M, Veltri GA (2022) Shared understandings of vaccine hesitancy: How perceived risk and trust in vaccination frame individuals’ vaccine acceptance. PLOS ONE 17(10): e0276519. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0276519

  • Janina I Steinert, Henrike Sternberg, Giuseppe A Veltri, Tim Büthe (2022) How should COVID-19 vaccines be distributed between the global north and south: a discrete choice experiment in six european countries. eLife 11:e79819. https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.79819

  • Steinert Janina I., Sternberg Henrike, Prince Hannah, Fasolo Barbara, Galizzi Matteo M., Büthe Tim, & Veltri Giuseppe A. (2022.). COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in eight European countries: Prevalence, determinants, and heterogeneity. Science Advances, 8(17), eabm9825. https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.abm9825