Data on the COVID-19 pandemic

The section is created to collect research data on the COVID-19 pandemic in Italy. Since 2020, the year in which the pandemic has spread, a relevant amount of data has been produced about coronavirus impact on people's daily lives. Main effects concern, for example, labour, education (use of distance or online learning tools in particular), increasing use of technology in different areas of daily life, psychological distress, etc. Although the section pays particular attention to share data produced by the scientific community of the University of Milano-Bicocca, it is aimed at all Italian researchers working in the social sciences field, giving international visibility to their work and creating a place for collecting and sharing empirical data on the COVID-19 pandemic. Finally, the section also includes international research data which also involve the Italian context.


ILQA-19. Longitudinal Study on Older People’s Quality of Life during the Covid-19 pandemic (2020)

Sala, Emanuela (Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca)
Melis, Giulia (Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca)
Zaccaria, Daniele (Scuola Universitaria Professionale della Svizzera Italiana)

Distance Educating, Emergency Educating (2020)

Antonietti, Maja (Università degli Studi di Parma)
Guerra, Monica (Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca)
Luciano, Elena (Università degli Studi di Parma)

Validation and psychometric evaluation of the Italian version of the Fear of COVID-19 scale (2020)

Paolo Soraci (Group Cognitive Behavioral Psychology Association)