Roberto Nisticò is Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Naples Federico II. He is also Research Fellow at the Center for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF) in Naples.

He earned his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Essex in 2014.

His research interests are in Development Economics, Labor Economics and Political Economics.

Roberto joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in February 2019.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 14814
published in: World Development, 2022, 151, 105760.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12991
published as 'Employment protection and fertility decisions: the unintended consequences of the Italian Jobs Act' in: Economic Policy, 2021, 36 (108), 735 - 773
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12872
forthcoming as 'Opium Price Shocks and Prescription Opioids in the US' in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12789
published as 'Ordinal rank and the structure of ability peer effects' in: Journal of Public Economics, 2023, 217, 104797
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