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. 140
published in: Economics of Education Review, 2004, 23 (1), 75-83
IZA Discussion Paper No. 130
published in: Harmon, C./I. Walker/N. Westergard-Nielsen (eds.), The Returns to Education in Europe, Edward Elgar, 2001
IZA Discussion Paper No. 114
Giorgio Brunello, Alfredo Medio
published in: European Economic Review, 2001, 45 (2), 307-322
IZA Discussion Paper No. 105
Giorgio Brunello, Clara Graziano, Bruno Parigi
published in: Journal of Banking and Finance, 2003, 27 (6), 1027-1051
IZA Discussion Paper No. 76
Giorgio Brunello, Massimo Giannini
published in: Bulletin of Economic Research, 2004, 56 (3), 207-225