Francis Vella

Research Fellow

Georgetown University

Francis Vella received his PhD from the University of Rochester in 1990 and is currently the holder of the Villani Chair in the Economics Department at Georgetown University. His field of research is in the development and application of microeconometric methods.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in March 2004.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3967
published in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2012, 74 (5), 676–690
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2690
published in: Journal of Econometrics, 2011, 163 (2), 144-162
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2512
published in: Labour, 2008, 22 (3), 383-410
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2407
published as 'Estimating the Return to Endogenous Schooling Decisions via Conditional Second Moments' in : Journal of Human Resources, 2009, 44 (4), 1047 - 1065