Michael Vlassopoulos

Research Fellow

University of Southampton

Michael Vlassopoulos is Professor of Economics at the Department of Economics of the University of Southampton. He obtained his PhD in economics in 2007 from the University of British Columbia, in Canada. His research area is applied microeconomics with particular interest in behavioral, labor, development, and public economics. Recent research focuses on topics such as racial and ethnic discrimination, mental health, social and educational integration of refugees, network and spillover effects in education.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in August 2014.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9290
published as 'Racial Discrimination in Local Public Services: A Field Experiment in the United States' in: Journal of the European Economic Association. 2019, 17 (1), 165 - 204, [online]
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8238
published in: IZA Journal of Labor Economics, 4:11, 2015
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7995
published in: Proceedings of the Second AAAI Conference on Human Computation and Crowdsourcing, 2014, 171-183
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7523
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2015, 117, 223-232.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7294
published in: Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, 2017, 66, 112-118
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6725
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2013, 96 (December), 120-134
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6716
substantially revised version published as 'Corporate Philanthropy and Productivity: Evidence from an Online Real Effort Experiment' in: Management Science, 2015, 61(8), 1795-1811
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6388
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2013, 90, 19-27
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5461
published in: Theory and Decision, 2014, 76(1), 47-67