Andrea Ichino is currently a professor of economics at the European University Institute, on leave from the university of Bologna. He graduated from Bocconi University in 1985 with a thesis on the effects of wage subsidies on unemployment. He completed his Ph.D. program at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1990 with a thesis on flexible compensation as a risk-sharing device. From 1990 to 1997, he taught and researched at IGIER, Bocconi University. From 1997 until 2007 he was a professor of economics at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy. He joined the EUI again in September 2013
His research interests include group interactions and network effects, the economics of education, gender economicsintergenerational social mobility and income inequality, rigidity and flexibility in European labor markets, labor law and economics, as well as family economics.
He has published widely in such journals as the American Economic Review, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, the Journal of the European Economic Association, the American Economic Journals, the Review of Economic and Statistics, the Journal of Labor Economics, the Journal of Public Economics, and the European Economic Review.
Andrea Ichino joined IZA as a Research Fellow in October 1999.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11955
Marco Casari, Andrea Ichino, Moti Michaeli, Maria De Paola, Ginevra Marandola, Vincenzo Scoppa
published in: Economic Journal, 2023, 133, 649, 323–354.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9756
revised version published in: Journal of Political Economy, 2020, 128(1), 158-205
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8732
Rosario Maria Ballatore, Margherita Fort, Andrea Ichino
revised version forthcoming in. Journal of Labor Economics, 2018 October
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5649
published in Economic Letters, Volume 123, Issue 3, June 2014, Pages 274–278
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5280
published as 'Time Allocation and Task Juggling' in: American Economic Review, 2014, 104 (2), 609-623 (theoretical model), and as 'The Inefficiency of Worker Time Use' in: Journal of the European Economic Association, 2015, 5 (19), 906 - 947 (empirical part)