Luca Piccoli is associate professor at University of Trento. He previously worked at University of Balearic Islands as associate professor and at Paris School of Economics and University of Verona as Researcher. He holds a PhD from University of Verona

Luca's research focuses on three main areas: i) family economics, where he studies collective consumption models, time-use allocation, labor supply, intergenerational transmissions, and gender issues; ii) public economics, including optimal income taxation, social welfare, ex-ante evaluation of public policies, and micro-macro simulation models; and iii) economics of risky behaviors, with a special interest on models of addiction and household externalities of alcohol consumption.

Luca Piccoli became a Research Fellow in August 2017.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13819
published as 'Child development and distance learning in the age of COVID-19' in: Review of Economics of the Household, 2022, 20, 659 - 685
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12906
Luca Piccoli, Silvia Tiezzi
published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2021, 80, 102546
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11094
Riccardo Magnani, Luca Piccoli, Martine Carré, Amedeo Spadaro
published as 'A Micro-Macro Simulation Model Applied to the French Economy: The Case of a Euro's Real Depreciation' in: In: Perali F., Scandizzo P. (eds) The New Generation of Computable General Equilibrium Models. Springer, 2018
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11009
published as 'Women and poverty: insights from individual consumption in Albania' in: Review of Economics of the Household, 2020, 18, 69 - 91
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5046
published in: Applied Economics, 2012, 44 (16), 2111 - 2131