Massimiliano Bratti is a Professor of Economics at the University of Milan. He received a Doctorate in Economics (Dottorato di Ricerca in Economia Politica) from the University of Ancona (now Marche Polytechnic University) in 2001 and a PhD in Economics from the University of Warwick in 2005.

His main research fields are education economics, health economics, household economics and labour economics. He is currently working on the non-market returns to education (health), the impact of parental health on children's outcomes, the effect of fertility timing on mother's labour market outcomes and the effect of migration on trade and innovation, among other topics.

He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in September 2003 and became a Research Fellow in March 2006.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7135
revised version published in: European Journal of Population, 2014, 30 (1), 35-63
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6628
revised version published in: Review of World Economics, 2014, 150 (3), 557-594
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5870
published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2014, 35, 94-108
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5372
revised version published in: Health Economics, 2011, 20 (9), 1090-1109
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4613
Massimiliano Bratti, Roberto Leombruni
revised version published in: Economics of Education Review, 2014, 41, 161-175
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3907
revised version published as 'The Effect of Delaying Motherhood on the Second Childbirth in Europe' in: Journal of Population Economics, 2011, 25 (1), 291-321
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3599
revised version published in: Education Economics, 2011, 19 (3), 275-289
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2603
revised version published as "Geographical Differences in Italian Students' Mathematical Competencies: Evidence from PISA 2003" in: Giornale degli Economisti e Annali di Economia, 2007, 66(3), 299-333
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2090
revised version published in: Health Economics, 2010, 19 (8), 906-920