Lorenzo Rocco

University of Padua

Via 8 Febbraio, 2

Padova, Vicenza 35122

Italy

University of Toulouse I

Place Anatole France

Toulouse Cedex, F-31042

France

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Scholarly Papers (27)

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Educational Standards in Private and Public Schools

CESifo Working Paper No. 1418
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Feb 2005
Giorgio Brunello and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padua
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private schools, public schools, majority voting

Educational Standards in Private and Public Schools

The Economic Journal, Vol. 118, Issue 533, pp. 1866-1887, November 2008
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Oct 2008
Giorgio Brunello and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padua
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The Implications of Cultural Background on Labour Market Choices: The Case of Religion and Entrepreneurship

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6114
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 28 Nov 2011
L. Nunziata and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padua
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entrepreneurship, self-employment, religion, culture, Protestantism, Catholicism

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Why is the Timing of School Tracking so Heterogeneous?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1854
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Dec 2005
Kyoto University - Institute of Economic Research, University of Padova - Department of Economics, University of Ryukyus and University of Padua
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tracking, secondary schools

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Diploma No Problem: Can Private Schools Be of Lower Quality than Public Schools?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1336
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Oct 2004
Giorgio Brunello and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padua
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education, private schools, Italy

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The Labour Market Effects of Academic and Vocational Education Over the Life Cycle: Evidence from Two British Cohorts

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9275
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Giorgio Brunello and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padua
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vocational, academic education, UK

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On the Efficiency Costs of De-Tracking Secondary Schools

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2534
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Jan 2007
Kyoto University - Institute of Economic Research, University of Padova - Department of Economics, University of Ryukyus and University of Padua
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mismatch, school tracking

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The Stairways to Heaven: A Model of Career Choice in Sports and Games, with an Application to Chess

IZA Working Paper No. 3327
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 23 May 2008
Kyoto University - Institute of Economic Research, University of Padova - Department of Economics, University of Ryukyus and University of Padua
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occupational choice, sports and games

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The Effect of Immigration on the School Performance of Natives: Cross Country Evidence Using PISA Test Scores

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5479
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
Giorgio Brunello and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padua
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immigrants, school performance, natives

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Chronic Diseases and Labor Market Outcomes in Egypt

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5575
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
University of Padua, The World Bank, University of East Anglia and University Ca' Foscari of Venice and University of East Anglia
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Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Labor Markets, Disease Control & Prevention, Labor Policies, Population Policies

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Does Mental Productivity Decline with Age? Evidence from Chess Players

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7311
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Apr 2013
Marco Bertoni, Giorgio Brunello and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova, University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padua
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aging, productivity, mental ability

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Is Childcare Bad for the Mental Health of Grandparents? Evidence from Share

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10022
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Giorgio Brunello and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padua
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childcare, grandparents, depression, Europe

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Does Low Skilled Immigration Cause Human Capital Polarization? Evidence from Italian Provinces

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11062
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Oct 2017
University of Padova - Department of Economics, Ca Foscari University of Venice and University of Padua
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low skilled, immigration, human capital, Italy

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Lost in Transition? The Returns to Education Acquired Under Communism 15 Years after the Fall of the Berlin Wall

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5409
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Jan 2011
Giorgio Brunello, Elena Crivellaro and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova - Department of Economics, University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padua
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returns to education, Eastern Europe

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When the Cat is Near, the Mice Won’t Play: The Effect of External Examiners in Italian Schools

ISER Discussion Paper No. 845
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 May 2012
Marco Bertoni, Giorgio Brunello and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova, University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padua
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education, testing, monitoring

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On the Economic Value of Repeated Interactions Under Adverse Selection

FEEM Working Paper No. 73.2006
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Jun 2006
Lorenzo Rocco, Ottorino Chillemi and Benedetto Gui
University of Padua, University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padova - Department of Economics
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Adverse Selection, Group Stability, Altruism

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When the Cat is Near, the Mice Won't Play: The Effect of External Examiners in Italian Schools

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6629
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Jun 2012
Marco Bertoni, Giorgio Brunello and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova, University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padua
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education, testing, external monitoring

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Does Low Skilled Immigration Increase Profits? Evidence from Italian Local Labour Markets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12226
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 May 2019
University of Padova, University of Padova and University of Padua
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low skilled immigration, profits, Italy

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A Tale of Minorities: Evidence on Religious Ethics and Entrepreneurship from Swiss Census Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7976
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Mar 2014
L. Nunziata and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padua
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entrepreneurship, self-employment, religion, culture, Protestantism, Catholicism, Switzerland

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Procedures vs. Incentives: The Case of the University Promotion System in Italy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9386
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
Carlo Dal Maso, Enrico Rettore and Lorenzo Rocco
IMT Institute for Advanced Studies, University of Trento and University of Padua
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university recruitment, incentives, negotiation, formal procedures

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The Pathways to College

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12691
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Oct 2019
Lisha Agarwal, Giorgio Brunello and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova, University of Padova and University of Padua
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high school curriculum, returns to college, Italy

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Testing at Length If it is Cognitive or Non-Cognitive

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11603
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Jul 2018
Giorgio Brunello, Angela Crema and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova - Department of Economics, University of Padova and University of Padua
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low stake tests, position of questions, cognitive and non-cognitive skills, Italy

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Studying More to Vote Less: Education and Voter Turnout in Italy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12816
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Dec 2019
Elona Harka and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova and University of Padua
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voter turnout, education, Italy, protest

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The Effects of the Vietnam Hunger Eradication and Poverty Reduction Program on Schooling

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12747
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Nov 2019
Marco Bertoni, Quynh Huynh and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova, University of Padova and University of Padua
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child poverty, child education, enrolment, Vietnam, poverty reduction

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School Tracking Across the Baltic Sea

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6552
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Jun 2008
Kyoto University - Institute of Economic Research, University of Padova - Department of Economics, University of Ryukyus and University of Padua
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Central Europe, Scandinavia, school tracking

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Effect of Immigration on Depression Among Older Natives in Western Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12829
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Dec 2019
Jose Escarce and Lorenzo Rocco
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - RAND Health Sciences Program and University of Padua
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health, immigration, aging, social determinants

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Lost in Transition?

Economics of Transition, Vol. 20, Issue 4, pp. 637-676, 2012
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Sep 2012
Giorgio Brunello, Elena Crivellaro and Lorenzo Rocco
University of Padova - Department of Economics, University of Padova - Department of Economics and University of Padua
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Eastern Europe, returns to education

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Overweight and Obesity in the Middle East and North Africa: Trends, Socioeconomic Inequalities and Determinants

American Society of Health Economists (ASHEcon) Paper
Posted: 06 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2012
Elena Fumagalli, Marc Suhrcke and Lorenzo Rocco
University Ca' Foscari of Venice and University of East Anglia, University of East Anglia and University of Padua

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DHS, MENA countries, Obesity, socioeconomic inequalities, women