Giorgio Brunello is currently Professor of Economics at the University of Padova. He studied Economics at the University of Venice and the LSE where he received his masters degree in 1981. He obtained his PhD from Osaka University, Japan, in 1987. He taught at Osaka University (1987-89), the University of Venice (1990-96) and the University of Udine (1996-98). He is affiliated with CESifo and ROA. His current research interests are the economics education and training and applied health economics.

Among others, Giorgio Brunello has published in the Economic Journal, European Economic Review, Economic Policy, Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Journal of Health Economics, Journal of Human Resources, Journal of Labor Economics and Journal of Public Economics. He has also published books with Cambridge University Press and Oxford University Press

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in January 1999.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 10022
published as 'Grandparents in the blues. The effect of childcare on grandparents' depression' in: Review of the Economics of the Household, First Online: 03 September 2018
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9834
Marco Bertoni, Giorgio Brunello, Gianluca Mazzarella
published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2018
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8910
revised version published in: Journal of Labor Economics, 2017, 35 (2), 429-483
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8350
published: Social Science and Medicine, 2017
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8331
published in: Regional Science and Urban Economics; 2016, 58, 104 - 114
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7791
published in: IZA Journal of Labor Policy, 2014
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7755
published in: Journal of Economics of Aging, 2015 [Online First]
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7679
published in: Demography, 2016, 53 (2), 449-470
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7311
published as 'Selection and the Age-Productivity Profile: Evidence from Chess Players' in: Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organization, 2015, 110, 45–58
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6976
published in: Economics Letters, 2013, 120 (1), 51-64
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6938
published in: IZA Journal of Labor Policy, 2013, 2:11
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6629
published in: Journal of Public Economics, 2013, 104, 65-77
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6386
Giorgio Brunello, Guglielmo Weber, Christoph T. Weiss
published in: The Economic Journal, 2017
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5479
published in: Economics of Education Review, 2013, 32, 234-246