Gianna Claudia Giannelli

University of Florence and CHILD, Italy, and IZA, Germany

IZA World of Labor role


Current position

Associate Professor, Department of Economics and Management, University of Florence, Italy

Research interest

Labor, education, migration

Positions/functions as a policy advisor

Consultant to Regione Toscana, Italy

Past positions

Assistant Professor, University of Florence, Italy


PhD Economics, European University Institute of Florence, 1987

Selected publications

  • “Do parents drink their children’s welfare? A joint analysis of intra-household allocation of time.” IZA Journal of Labor and Development 2:13 (2013) (with L. Mangiavacchi and L. Piccoli).

  • “Mothers’ employment and their children's schooling: A joint multilevel analysis for India.” World Development 41 (2013): 183–195 (with F. Francavilla and L. Grilli).

  • “Unpaid family work in Europe: Gender and country differences.” In Bettio, F., J. Plantenga, and M. Smith (ed.). Gender and the European Labour Market, Part II. London: Routledge, 2013; pp. 53-72 (with F. Francavilla, L. Mangiavacchi, and L. Piccoli).

  • “GDP and the value of family caretaking: How much does Europe care?” Applied Economics 44:16 (2012): 2111–2131 (with L. Mangiavacchi and L. Piccoli).

  • “Does family planning help the employment of women? The case of India.” Journal of Asian Economics 22:6 (2011): 412–426 (with F. Francavilla).