Chiara Strozzi

University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy, and IZA, Germany

IZA World of Labor role


Current position

Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia

Research interest

Applied macroeconomics, labor economics, international economics, law and economics


PhD Economics, European University Institute, 2002

Selected publications

  • “The regional distribution of public employment: Theory and evidence.” Regional Studies (Forthcoming) (with S. G. Kessing).

  • "Intellectual property rights, diasporas, and domestic innovation." Journal of International Economics 96 (2015): 150–161 (with A. J. Naghavi).

  • “The evolution of citizenship: Economic and institutional determinants.” Journal of Law and Economics 53:1 (2010): 95–136 (with G. Bertocchi).

  • “Real wages over the business cycle: OECD evidence from the time and frequency domains.” Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 33:6 (2009): 1183–1200 (with J. Messina and J. Turunen).

  • “International migration and the role of institutions” Public Choice 137:1 (2008): 81–102 (with G. Bertocchi).