Denni Tommasi

University of Bologna, Italy

IZA World of Labor role


Current position

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of Bologna, Italy

Research interest

Labor economics, development economics, program evaluation

Past positions

Assistant Professor, Monash University, Australia (2018–2021)


PhD in Economics, ECARES, Université libre de Bruxelles, 2017

Selected publications

  • “LATE with missing or mismeasured treatment.” Journal of Business and Economic Statistics (2021) (with R. Calvi and A. Lewbel).

  • “Household responses to cash transfers.” Economic Development and Cultural Change 70 (2022): 625–652 (with B. De Rock and T. Potoms).

  • “Control of resources, bargaining power and the demand of food: Evidence from PROGRESA.” Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 161 (2019): 265–286.

  • “Informational shocks and street-food safety: A field study in urban India.” The Review of Economics and Statistics 103 (2021): 563–579 (with G. Daniele and S. Mookerjee).

  • “Estimating household resource shares: A shrinkage approach.” Economics Letters 163 (2018): 75–78 (with A. Wolf).