Lorenzo Cappellari is Professor of Economics at Università Cattolica in Milan, Senior Research Scientist at the Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research (LISER) and a research fellow at IZA, CESIFO and ZEW. His research interests are in the field of empirical labour economics, in particular earnings and income dynamics, intergenerational mobility, education, applied microeconometrics. He serves as president of the Italian Association of Labour Economics (AIEL) for the term 2022-25.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in November 2003.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11793
published as 'Language-in-education, language skills and the intergenerational transmission of language in a bilingual society' in: Labour Economics, 2021, 70, 101975
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11200
published as 'Who benefits from privileged peers? Evidence from siblings in schools' in: Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2020, 35 (7), 893 - 916
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10766
published in: Oxford Economic Papers, 2021, 73 (1), 98 - 121
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10761
published in: Review of Economics and Statistics, 2019, 101 (2), 370 - 383