Ana Rute Cardoso

Research Fellow



Ana Rute Cardoso received her Ph.D. in economics in 1997 at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy. She completed her first degree in economics and her Masters at the Lisbon Technical University. Ana's research interests include earnings dispersion, employer behavior, and the impact of labor market institutions and regulations. Her work appeared in the Quarterly Journal of Economics, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, Journal of Labor Economics, Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, among others.

She is an Associate Research Professor at IAE (CSIC) in Barcelona, the Institute for Economic Analysis of the Spanish National Research Council, and Affiliated Professor at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics. From 2002 to 2008 she worked at IZA as a Research Associate and before she was Associate Professor at the University of Minho in Portugal.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 9850
forthcoming in: Journal of Labor Economics
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9070
Ana Rute Cardoso, Annalisa Loviglio, Lavinia Piemontese
published as 'Misperceptions of unemployment and individual labor market outcomes' in: IZA Journal of Labor Policy, 2016, 5 (13)
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7592
published as 'Bargaining, sorting, and the gender wage gap: Quantifying the impact of firms on the relative pay of women' in: Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2016, 131 (2), 633-686 [Online First]
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7109
published as 'What drives the gender wage gap? A look at the role of firm and job-title heterogeneity' in: Oxford Economic Papers, 2016, 68 (2), 506-524
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5915
published in: American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2012, 4 (4), 57-93
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4785
published in: Kyklos, 2010, 63 (4), 479-494; cited in The Economist, February 2011
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4236
published in: Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2019, 121 (4), 1337 - 1380
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3885
published in: Annals of Economics and Statistics, 2012, 105/106, 15-34
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3815
published in: Review of Economics of the Household, 2010, 8 (4), 479-504
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3210
published in: Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2010, 64 (1), 143-163
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3144
published as 'Temporary help services employment in Portugal, 1995-2000' in: David H. Autor (ed.), Studies of Labor Market Intermediation. Chicago: Chicago Univ. Press and NBER, 2009, 520-560
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2532
published in: CESIfo Economic Studies, 2008, 54 (2), 229-247
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2515
Ana Rute Cardoso, Dorte Verner
published as 'Factores de la deserción escolar en Brasil. El papel de la paternidad temprana, la mano de obra infantil y la pobreza' in: El Trimestre Económico, 2011, 69 (2) 310, 347-372
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2335
published in: Journal of Labor Research, 2010, 31 (2), 146-161
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1900
published as 'Money and rank in the labor market' in: Economics Letters, 2012, 115 (2), 325 - 328
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1865
published as 'Micro foundations for wage flexibility: Wage insurance at the firm level' in: Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2009, 111 (1), 29-50
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1311
published in: Economics Letters, 2007, 94 (2), 271-277
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1086
fully revised version published in: Labour Economics, 2006, 13 (3), 387-404
IZA Discussion Paper No. 914
published as 'Contractual wages and the wage cushion under different bargaining settings' in: Journal of Labor Economics, 2005, 23 (4), 875-902
IZA Discussion Paper No. 789
published as 'Gender segregation and the wage gap in Portugal: An analysis at the establishment level' in: Journal of Economic Inequality, 2005, 3 (2), 145-168
IZA Discussion Paper No. 544
published in: Journal of the European Economic Association, 2006, 4 (5), 988-1013. Reprinted in J. T. Addison (ed.) Recent Developments in Labor Economics, Vol. I, UK, 2007, 179-204