Silvia Mendolia is a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Turin. She holds a PhD in Economics from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) and a Master of Science (Distinction) in Economics from the University College of London (UCL).

Before joining the University of Turin in 2021, Silvia worked at the University of Wollongong, the University of Aberdeen (Department of Economics and Health Economics Research Unit), and as a part-time Research Associate at the Social Policy Research Centre (UNSW).

Silvia’s research interests are in the fields of: Health Economics, Economics of Education, Labour Economics, and Applied Microeconometrics. She joined IZA as Research Fellow in August 2014.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14214
published in: Economics of Education Review, 2021, 85, 102172
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13778
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2021, 184, 199-231
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13588
published in: Review of Economics of the Household, 2021, 19, 123 - 144 .
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12241
published as 'Adolescent School Bullying Victimization and Later Life Outcomes' in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2021, 83 (4), 1048 - 1076
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11843
published as 'Going Beyond Test Scores: The Gender Gap in Italian Children's Mathematical Capability' in: Feminist Economics, 2021, 27 (3), 161-187
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11566
published in as 'Intrinsic Religiosity, Personality Traits, and Adolescent Risky Behaviors' in: B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2019, 19 (3), 1-16