Nadia Campaniello

University of Essex, UK

I am glad to give my contribution to this interesting initiative that aims at bridging the gap between academia and the policy world

IZA World of Labor role


Current position

Lecturer, Department of Economics, University of Essex, UK

Research interest

Public economics, economics of crime, labor economics

Positions/functions as a policy advisor

European Policy Centre consultant for the “Forced migration project” on the relationship between the EU’s trade policy and the migration of third country nationals towards the EU

Past positions

Post doc at the Italian National Council for Research; Post doc at University of Torino, Italy


PhD in Comparative Analysis of Law and Economics, Economics of Law, Economics of Institutions, Interuniversity Centre on Law, Economics and Institutions (CLEI), Collegio Carlo Alberto, Moncalieri (TO), Italy

Selected publications

  • "The causal effect of trade on migration: Evidence from countries of the Euro-Mediterranean partnership." Labour Economics, April 24, 2014.

  • "Mega events in sports and crime: Evidence from the 1990 football World Cup." Journal of Sports Economics 14:2 (2013): 148–170.