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 Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6976
published in: Economics Letters, 2013, 120 (1), 51-64
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6938
published in: IZA Journal of Labor Policy, 2013, 2:11
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6629
published in: Journal of Public Economics, 2013, 104, 65-77
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6386
Giorgio Brunello, Guglielmo Weber, Christoph T. Weiss
published in: The Economic Journal, 2017
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5479
published in: Economics of Education Review, 2013, 32, 234-246
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5409
published as 'Lost in Transition? The returns to education acquired under communism in the first decade of the new millennium' in: Economics of Transition, 2012, 20 (4), 637-676