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Scientific sector SECS-P/02 - POLITICA ECONOMICA
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Tuesday from 15:00 to 17:00 Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche e Aziendali - via del Santo, 22, ufficio 6 Si consiglia di prendere sempre appuntamento via mail. In particolare la sede del ricevimento potrebbe cambiare.
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Curriculum Vitae
1) Ph.D. in economics and econometrics at University of Toulouse I (France) - 2005
2) Ph.D. in economics at University of Milan (Italy) - 2002
3) Master in economics and econometrics at University of Toulouse I (France) – 2001
4) Master in economics at CORE, Université Catholique de Louvain (Belgium) - 2000
5) Laurea (B.A.) in Economics and Business at University of Udine (Italy) - 1998

Lecturer's Curriculum (PDF): 6BBB38C03BD6B47855BCCF2596238C9D.pdf

Research areas
1) Economics of Education
2) Health Economics

A) Articles
1) 2018 “Procedures vs. Incentives: The Case of the University Promotion System in Italy", with E. Rettore and C. Dal Maso, forthcoming: Education Economics
2) 2018 "The Protestant Ethic and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Religious Minorities in the Former Holy Roman Empire", with Luca Nunziata, European Journal of Political Economy, 51:27-43
3) 2017 “The effects of vocational education on adult skills, employment and wages: What can we learn from PIAAC?”, with G.Brunello, SERIEs, 8:315-343
4) 2017 "The contribution of urbanization to non-communicable diseases: evidence from 173 countries from 1980 to 2008", with Yevgeniy Goryakin and Marc Suhrcke, Economics and Human Biology, 26:151-163
5) 2017 "Community Repeated Interaction and Strategic Delegation", with Ottorino Chillemi and Benedetto Gui, International Journal of Game Theory, 46:737–760
6) 2016 "A Tale of Minorities: Evidence on Religious Ethics and Entrepreneurship", with Luca Nunziata, Journal of Economic Growth, 21(2):189-224
7) 2015 "Fruit and vegetable consumption in the former Soviet Union: the role of individual and community-level factors", with Y. Goryakin, M. Suhrcke, B. Roberts and M. McKee, Public Health Nutrition. 18(15):2825-1835.
8) 2015 "Selection and the Age Productivity Profile: Evidence from Chess", with M. Bertoni and G. Brunello, Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organization, 110:45-58
9) 2014 "Trust me, you will be in better health", Health Policy, 116(1):123-132
10) 2014 "From Social Capital to Health - and Back", with E. Fumagalli and M. Suhrcke, Health Economics, 23(5):586–605
11) 2014 “Social capital and smoking behavior”, with B. d’Hombres, Eastern Economic Journal, 40(2):202:225
12) 2014 “Social capital and self-reported general and mental health in nine Former Soviet Union countries” with Y. Goryakin, M. Suhrcke, B. Roberts and M. McKee. Health Economics, Policy and Law, 9(1):1-24
13) 2014 "The effect of health on labour supply in nine former Soviet Union countries", with Y. Goryakin, M. Suhrcke, B. Roberts and M. McKee. European Journal of Health Economics, 15:57-68
14) 2013 "When the cat is near, the mice won't play: The effect of external examiners in Italian schools", with M. Bertoni and G. Brunello, Journal of Public Economics, 104:65-77
15) 2013, "The Effect of Immigration on the School Performance of Natives: Cross Country Evidence using PISA Test Scores" with G. Brunello, Economics of Education Review, 32:234-246
16) 2012, “Is Social Capital Good for Individual Health? A European Perspective”, with M. Suhrcke, WHO Regional Office for Europe
17) 2012, “Lost in Transition? The Returns to Education Acquired under Communism” with G. Brunello and E. Crivellaro, Economics of Transition, 20(4):637–676
18) 2012, “On the Efficiency Costs of De-Tracking Secondary Schools in Europe”, with G. Brunello et al., Education Economics, 20(2):117-138
19) 2011, “The Influence of Social Capital on Health in Eight Former Soviet Countries: why does it differ?, with B. d’Hombres et al., Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 65(1):44-50
20) 2010, “Does Social Capital Determine Health: Evidence from Eight Transition Countries”, with B. d’Hombres, M. Suhrcke and M. McKee, Health Economics, vol. 19, pp. 56-74
21) 2008, “Educational Standards in Public and Privates Schools”, with G. Brunello, The Economic Journal, vol. 118, pp. 1866-1887
22) 2008, “Provoking a Civil War”, with Z. Ballo, Public Choice, vol. 134, pp. 347-366

List of taught course units in A.Y. 2018/19
Degree course code (?) Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
EP2422 002PD ECM0013197 6 1st Year Second
EP2093 COMMON EPP4063688 10 1st Year Second