Maria De Paola

Research Fellow

University of Calabria

Maria De Paola is currently associate professor of Economics at the Department of Economics, Statistics and Finance, University of Calabria (Italy). She has previously been assistant professor at the University of Calabria. She obtained her Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Rome "La Sapienza". Her current research interests are: economics of education and training, labour economics, policy evaluation and economic politics.

Among others, Maria De Paola has published in the Journal of Labor Economics, Journal of Public Economics, Labour Economics, European Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Journal of Economic Psychology. She has also published a textbook on Personnel Economics.

She joined IZA as a Research Fellow in May 2013.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 9854
forthcoming in: Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2018
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9315
published in: European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology, 2017, 26:3, 444-456.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8859
published as "Gender differences in the propensity to apply for promotion: evidence from the Italian Scientific Qualification" in: Oxford Economic Papers, 2017, Vol. 69, 4, pp. 986–1009.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8808
published in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization