Vincenzo Scoppa is currently full professor of Economics at the Department of Economics, Statistics and Finance, University of Calabria (Italy). He has previously served as a senior economist at the Italian Prime Minister’s Office (Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri), Rome. Since 2000 he has been assistant professor and then associate professor at the University of Calabria. He received a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Siena and a Master in Economics from Coripe, University of Turin.
He has published, among others, in the Journal of Labor Economics, Journal of Public Economics, Economic Journal, European Economic Review, Economic Inquiry, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Labour Economics, Economic Policy, Journal of Economic Psychology, Journal of Population Economics, Economica, Public Choice, Economics of Education Review, Journal of Human Capital. He has also published two textbooks on Economics of Contracts and Personnel Economics.
His main areas of research are in labour economics, education economics, behavioral economics, policy evaluations and economics of sports.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in April 2013.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15501
Michela Ponzo, Vincenzo Scoppa
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2023, 210, 210-225.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 15082
published in: Economics Letters, 2022, 2016, 110613.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14983
Michela Ponzo, Vincenzo Scoppa
forthcoming in: B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, 2024
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13595
published in: Journal of Economic Psychology, 2021, 82, 102344.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13449
published in: Labour Economics, 2022, 75, 102141.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12991
published as 'Employment protection and fertility decisions: the unintended consequences of the Italian Jobs Act' in: Economic Policy, 2021, 36 (108), 735 - 773
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12959
published in: Labour Economics, 2021, 70, 102001