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. 1173
published in: Labour Economics, 2008, 15 (1), 118-140
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1055
Giorgio Brunello, Francesca Gambarotto
published in: Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2007, 37 (1), 1-22
IZA Discussion Paper No. 995
Giorgio Brunello, Massimo Giannini, Kenn Ariga
published in: L. Woessmann and P. Petersen (eds.), Schools and the Equal Opportunity Problem, MIT 2007, 129-156
IZA Discussion Paper No. 839
revised version published as 'Is training more frequent when the wage premium is smaller? Evidence from the European Community Household Panel' in: Labour Economics, 2008, 15(2), 272-290
IZA Discussion Paper No. 705
published in: Economics of Education Review, 2005, 24 (5), 563-577
IZA Discussion Paper No. 658
published in: Economics Letters, 2003, 80 (2), 247-253.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 577
published in: Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2006, 59 (4), 613-629
IZA Discussion Paper No. 309
published in: D. Checchi, C. Lucifora (eds.), Education, Training and Labour Market Outcomes in Europe, MacMillan 2003
IZA Discussion Paper No. 299
published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2004, 39 (4), 1116-1142
IZA Discussion Paper No. 192
published in: Economics of Education Review, 2002, 21(6), 635-640
IZA Discussion Paper No. 140
published in: Economics of Education Review, 2004, 23 (1), 75-83
IZA Discussion Paper No. 130
published in: Harmon, C./I. Walker/N. Westergard-Nielsen (eds.), The Returns to Education in Europe, Edward Elgar, 2001
IZA Discussion Paper No. 114
Giorgio Brunello, Alfredo Medio
published in: European Economic Review, 2001, 45 (2), 307-322
IZA Discussion Paper No. 105
Giorgio Brunello, Clara Graziano, Bruno Parigi
published in: Journal of Banking and Finance, 2003, 27 (6), 1027-1051
IZA Discussion Paper No. 76
Giorgio Brunello, Massimo Giannini
published in: Bulletin of Economic Research, 2004, 56 (3), 207-225