Maurizio Conti is Full Professor in Economic Policy at the Department of Economics, University of Genova.

He received a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Essex in 2004 as well as an MSc in Economics from the University of Warwick in 2000.

His main research interests are in labour economics (where he has mostly done work on the effects of labour market institutions on firms’ behaviour), industrial economics (where he has focused on the economics of network industries), regional economics and policy evaluation.
His research has been published in various international journals including European Economic Review, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Labour Economics, Journal of Regional Science, Regional Science and Urban Economics and Journal of Law and Economics.

Maurizio Conti joined IZA as a Research Fellow in March 2022.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12773
revised version published as 'Employment Protection and Firm-provided Training in Dual Labour Markets' in: Labour Economics, 2021, 69, 101972
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12008
revised version forthcoming as 'A Model of Unions, Two-Tier Bargaining and Capital Investment' in: Labour Economics
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11339
revised version published in: Labour Economics, 2021, article 101972, with the title "Employment Protection and Firm-provided Training in Dual Labour Markets"
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9740
published in: Labour Economics, 2017, 78 (October), 35-53