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. 8522
published in: Labour: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations, 2019, 33 (1), 101-123.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8105
Michela Ponzo, Vincenzo Scoppa
published in: Journal of Sports Economics, 2018, 19 (4), 562-582
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8021
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2015, 115, 217–236
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7799
Maria De Paola, Francesca Gioia, Vincenzo Scoppa
published in: Economics of Education Review, 2015, 48, 117-128
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7519
published in: Journal of Sports Economics, 2015, 16 (5) 482-507
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7091
published in: IZA Journal of Labor Economics, 2014, 3:3
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3277
published in: Economic Inquiry, 2010, 48(3), 621-634