IZA World of Labor
Lucia Mangiavacchi

University of the Balearic Islands, Spain

IZA World of Labor role

Author

Current position

Associate Professor, Department of Applied Economics, University of the Balearic Islands, Spain

Research interest

Labor and demographic economics, family economics, development economics, public economics

Positions/functions as a policy advisor

Consultant to UNU-WIDER (2015–2016); Consultant to Israeli National Insurance Institute (2009–2012); Consultant to Institute for Fiscal Studies (Madrid) (2009–2011); Consultant to United Nation Development Program (2009–2011); Consultant to European Parliament (2009–)

Past positions

Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Economics, University of the Balearic Islands (2011–2013); Research Fellow, Microsimula Unit, Paris School of Economics (2010–2011)

Qualifications

PhD Development Economics, University of Florence, 2010

Selected publications

  • “Optimal taxation, social preferences and the four worlds of welfare capitalism in Europe.” Economica 82 (2015) (with A. Spadaro and L. Piccoli).

  • “Do parents drink their children’s welfare? Intra-household allocation of time between market labour, domestic work and child care in Russia.” IZA Journal of Labor and Development 2 (2013) (with G. C. Giannelli and L. Piccoli).

  • “Minimum income in a transition economy: A pro-poor measure or a poor safety net?” Economics of Transition 21:4 (2013): 683–712 (with P. Verme).

  • “Evaluating the redistributive impact of public health expenditure using an insurance value approach.” European Journal of Health Economics 14:5 (2013): 775–787 (with A. Spadaro, I. Moral-Arce, M. Adiego-Estella, and A. Blanco-Moreno).

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