Matteo Greco is a is a Research Associate at the University School for Advanced Studies (IUSS) of Pavia. In 2017 he obtained a PhD in Cognitive Neurosciences and Philosophy of Mind in a joint program between the University Vita e Salute-San Raffaele (Milan) and IUSS. He graduated in Modern Philology in 2012 (Master Degree) and in Modern Literature in 2010 (bachelor degree) at the University of Pavia. He was a research scholar at the University of Pennsylvania (September 2016 - June 2017) and a visiting assistant in research at the Yale University (January 2014 - June 2014). His main fields of research are theoretical and experimental linguistics with a particular interest in syntax and in the syntactic-pragmatic interface. He focused on the linguistic negation and he has recently been working on the copular sentences.