Osea Giuntella received his B.A. and Master's degrees from the University of Rome 2, Tor Vergata, and obtained his PhD in Economics at Boston University (May 2013). In August 2017, he joined the Department of Economics at the University of Pittsburgh as an Assistant Professor. Before he was a post-doc at the Blavatnik School of Government (University of Oxford) and a Research Fellow at Nuffield College.
His main research interests are in Health and Labor economics, with a particular focus on health disparities, immigration, and the socio-economic determinants of risky behavior.

He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in January 2013 and became a Research Fellow in July 2017.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14224
Osea Giuntella, Lorenzo Rotunno, Luca Stella
accepted in: Demography
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13672
accepted in: Labour Economics
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13569
Osea Giuntella, Kelly Hyde, Silvia Saccardo, Sally Sadoff
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13492
Caterina Alacevich, Nicolò Cavalli, Osea Giuntella, Raffaele Lagravinese, Francesco Moscone, Catia Nicodemo
published as 'The presence of care homes and excess deaths during the COVID-19 pandemic: Evidence from Italy' in: Health Economics, 2021, 30 (7), 1703-1710
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13455
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2021, 182, 1-12
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12820
forthcoming in: Journal of Human Resources
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12772
Mallory Avery, Osea Giuntella, Peiran Jiao