IZA World of Labor
Lorenzo Cappellari

Università Cattolica Milano, Italy, and IZA, Germany

IZA World of Labor role


Current position

Professor of Economics, Università Cattolica Milano, Italy

Research interest

Empirical labor economics; in particular earnings and income dynamics, labor market transitions, education, and applied microeconometrics


PhD Economics, University of Warwick, 2000

Selected publications

  • “Earnings and labour market volatility in Britain, with a transatlantic comparison.” Labour Economics 30 (2014) (with S. P. Jenkins).

  • “Unemployment insurance, wage dynamics and inequality over the life cycle.” Economic Journal 123 (2013) (with P. Bingley and N. Westergård-Nielsen).

  • “Temporary employment, job flows and productivity: A tale of two reforms.” Economic Journal 122 (2012) (with C. Dell’Aringa and M. Leonardi).

  • “Determinants of grades in maths for students in economics.” Education Economics 20 (2012) (with C. Lucifora and D. Pozzoli).

  • “On time and money donations.” Journal of Socio-Economics 40 (2011) (with P. Ghinetti and G. Turati).