Michele Pellizzari is Professor of Economics in the Economics Department at the University of Geneva, where he is also the director of the Laboratoire d'Èconomie Appliquée. He has previously worked as a Labour Market Economist at the OECD in Paris (France) and as Assistant Professor of Economics at Bocconi University in Milan (Italy). He’s also a Visiting Fellow at IGIER and Senior Fellow of the Fondazione Rodolfo Debenedetti. He holds a PhD from the London School of Economics. His main research interests lie in the area of labour economics and microeconometrics.

He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in February 2005 and became a Research Fellow in May 2008.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 9254
accepted in: Economic Journal, 2018
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5624
published in: Economic Journal, 2014, 124(579), 917–953
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5620
published in: Economics of Education Review, 2014, 41, 71-88
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5613
published in: International Journal of Manpower, 2013, 34 (2), 155-166
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4443
published in: Journal of the European Economic Association, 2012, 10 (4), 795 - 830
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3795
published in: Journal of Population Economics, 2012, 25 (2), 697-739
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2833
Revised version published as "Identifcation of Social Interactions through Partially Overlapping Peer Groups" in: American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2010, 2(2), 241-75
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2094
published in: Labour Economics, 2009, 16 (4), 353-363