Steven Stillman is a Professor of Economics at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano. He is also an affiliated Senior Research Associate at Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust and an affiliated Research Fellow at the Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration and CESifo. He received his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Washington in 2000.

Steve’s research focuses on empirical labour economics, specializing in the behavior of individuals and households. He is broadly interested in research on migration, health, nutrition, education, and political economy.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in August 2001.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 2449
published in: Economic Record, 2009, 85(269), 146-163
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2087
published in: Journal of the European Economic Association, 2010, 8(4), 913-945
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1857
Sarah Crichton, Steven Stillman, Dean Hyslop
published in: Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2011, 50 (1), 763-83
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1092
published in: Economic Journal, 2008, 118 (531), 1385–1417
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1091
published in: Labour Economics, 2007, 14 (2), 201-230
IZA Discussion Paper No. 574
published in: Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2004, 53 (1), 131-56