Silvia Mendolia

Research Fellow

University of Wollongong

Silvia Mendolia is a Senior Lecturer in Economics at the University of Wollongong (Australia). She holds a PhD in Economics from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) and a Master of Science (Distinction) in Economics from the University College of London (UCL).

Before joining the University of Wollongong in 2012, Silvia worked as a Lecturer in Economics at the University of Aberdeen (Department of Economics and Health Economics Research Unit), and as a part-time Research Associate at the Social Policy Research Centre (UNSW).

Silvia’s research interests are in the fields of: Health Economics, Economics of Education, Labour Economics, and Applied Microeconometrics. She joined IZA as Research Fellow in August 2014.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14214
published in: Economics of Education Review, 2021, 85, 102172
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13588
published in: Review of Economics of the Household, 2021, 19, 123 - 144 .
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12241
published as 'Adolescent School Bullying Victimization and Later Life Outcomes' in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2021, 83 (4), 1048 - 1076
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11843
published as 'Going Beyond Test Scores: The Gender Gap in Italian Children's Mathematical Capability' in: Feminist Economics, 2021, 27 (3), 161-187
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11566
published in as 'Intrinsic Religiosity, Personality Traits, and Adolescent Risky Behaviors' in: B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2019, 19 (3), 1-16
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11431
published as 'The transmission of partner mental health to individual life satisfaction: Estimates from a longitudinal household survey' in: Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2021, 68 (4), 494-516