Giorgio Brunello is currently Professor of Economics at the University of Padova. He studied Economics at the University of Venice and the LSE where he received his masters degree in 1981. He obtained his PhD from Osaka University, Japan, in 1987. He taught at Osaka University (1987-89), the University of Venice (1990-96) and the University of Udine (1996-98). He is affiliated with CESifo and ROA. His current research interests are the economics education and training and applied health economics.

Among others, Giorgio Brunello has published in the Economic Journal, European Economic Review, Economic Policy, Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Journal of Health Economics, Journal of Human Resources, Journal of Labor Economics and Journal of Public Economics. He has also published books with Cambridge University Press and Oxford University Press

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in January 1999.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13739
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13637
published as 'Where do I stand? Assessing researchers' beliefs about their productivity' in: Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organization, 2021, 185, 61-80
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13067
Giorgio Brunello, Áron Gereben, Christoph T. Weiss, Patricia Wruuck
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12763
published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2020, 72, 102349
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12691
forthcoming in: Journal of Human Capital
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12591
Marco Bertoni, Giorgio Brunello, Marco Alberto De Benedetto, Maria De Paola
published as 'Does monitoring deter future cheating? The case of external examiners in Italian schools' in: Economics Letters, 2021, 201, 109742
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12346
Giorgio Brunello, Patricia Wruuck
published in: Journal of Economic Surveys, 2021, 35 (4), 1145-1167