Riccardo Rovelli is Alma Mater Honorary Professor, Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna.

He was Professor of Economics in the same Institution, until 2022.

He teaches Economics of the European Union.

His research interests include:
Economics and Political economy of the EU,
Determinants of macroeconomic divergence in the EU,
Monetary and fiscal policy rules and institutions,
Labor market institutions and macro outcomes.

He has published articles in the European Economic Review, European Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Common Market Studies, Journal of Macroeconomics, Journal of Money Credit and Banking, and in the IZA World of Labor.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in August 2004.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7627
revised version published in: Journal of Macroeconomics, 2015, 43, 21-37
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5836
revised version published in: European Journal of Political Economy, 2013, 30, 112-137
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4224
substantially revised version published as 'Did Support for Economic and Political Reforms Increase During the Post-Communist Transition, and If So, Why?' in: The Economics of Transition, 2013, 21 (2), 193-240.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3502
published in: Journal of Common Market Studies, 2010, 48 (3), 661-685
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3161
substantially revised and rewritten version available as IZA DP No. 3502