Niall O'Higgins

University of Salerno - Department of Economics

Via John Paul II, 132

Fisciano (SA), 84084

Italy

ILO

Senior Research Specialist

CH-1211 Geneva 22

Switzerland

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IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Trends in the Youth Labour Market in Developing and Transition Countries

World Bank Social Protection Discussion Paper Series No. 0321
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Jul 2005
Niall O'Higgins
University of Salerno - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,027 (20,628)
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Youth labour force, employment, labour market policy

2.

The Challenge of Youth Unemployment

International Social Security Review, Vol. 50, No. 4, pp. 63-93, 1997
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 15 Jul 2005
Niall O'Higgins
University of Salerno - Department of Economics
Downloads 591 (44,501)

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Youth unemployment, youth employment policy

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Youth Unemployment and Employment Policy: A Global Perspective

O’Higgins, N. 2001. Youth unemployment and employment policy: A global perspective (Geneva, ILO).
Number of pages: 228 Posted: 18 Aug 2017
Niall O'Higgins
University of Salerno - Department of Economics
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youth labour markets, youth employment policy, active labour market policies, vocational education and training

4.

Recent Trends in Youth Labor Markets and Youth Employment Policy in Europe and Central Asia

CELPE Discussion Paper no. 85
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Jul 2005
Niall O'Higgins
University of Salerno - Department of Economics
Downloads 291 (103,587)
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Youth unemployment, youth employment, labor market policy

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Targeting Youth Employment Policy in Bulgaria

Economic & Business Review, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 113-135, 2001
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Jul 2005
University of Salerno - Department of Economics, Seconda Università di Napoli - Dipartimento di Discipline Giuridiche ed Economiche Italiane Europee e Comparate, Economic Research Institute at BAS and Advanced Business Solutions Ltd.
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Youth unemployment, active labour market policy, economic transition.

Gone for Good? Determinants of School Dropout in Southern Italy

Giornale degli Economisti, Vol. 66, No. 2, October 2007
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Nov 2007
University of Salerno - Department of Economics, University of Salerno - Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF), University of Naples Federico II and Universita' degli Studi di Salerno (DISES)
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young people, school dropout, human capital.

Gone for Good? Determinants of School Dropout in Southern Italy

IZA Working Paper No. 3292
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 May 2008
University of Salerno - Department of Economics, Centre of Labour Economics and Economic Policy (CELPE), University of Naples Federico II and Universita' degli Studi di Salerno (DISES)
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human capital, school dropout, young people

7.

Education and Employment Opportunities for the Roma

Comparative Economic Studies, Vol. 48, 2006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Jun 2006
Niall O'Higgins and Andrey Ivanov
University of Salerno - Department of Economics and Advanced Business Solutions Ltd.
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Roma, Education, Employment, South Eastern Europe

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Gender Effects, Culture and Social Influence in the Dictator Game: An Italian Study

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8860
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Mar 2015
Niall O'Higgins, Arturo Palomba and Patrizia Sbriglia
University of Salerno - Department of Economics, University of Naples Federico II and University of Naples Federico II
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social influence, gender, social preferences, experiments, dictator game

9.

Eliciting Motives for Trust and Reciprocity by Attitudinal and Behavioural Measures

IZA Working Paper No. 3584
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Francesco Farina, Niall O'Higgins and Patrizia Sbriglia
University of Siena - Department of Economics, University of Salerno - Department of Economics and University of Naples Federico II
Downloads 87 (288,310)

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trust, reciprocity, experimental economics, ordered probit

10.

This Time it's Different? Youth Labour Markets During 'the Great Recession'

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6434
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 31 Mar 2012
Niall O'Higgins
University of Salerno - Department of Economics
Downloads 78 (308,010)

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recession, youth labour markets, human capital, EPL

11.

In and Out of the Capitalia Sample: Evaluating Attrition Bias

DiSES, Università di Salerno Working Paper No. 3174
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Feb 2007
Annamaria Nese and Niall O'Higgins
University of Salerno - Department of Economics and University of Salerno - Department of Economics
Downloads 75 (315,121)

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panel attrition, industrial policy

12.

'It's Not that I'm a Racist', it's that They are Roma: Roma Discrimination and Returns to Education in South Eastern Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4208
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Jun 2009
Niall O'Higgins
University of Salerno - Department of Economics
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Roma, returns to education, discrimination, transition

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Still with Us after All of These Years: Trends in Youth Labour Market Entry, Home-Leaving and Human Capital Accumulation in Italy 1993-2003

CELPE Discussion Paper N. 99
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Jan 2006
Niall O'Higgins
University of Salerno - Department of Economics
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youth, human capital, home-leaving

14.

Cooperation, Punishment and Organized Crime: A Lab-in-The-Field Experiment in Southern Italy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9901
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
University of Salerno - Department of Economics, University of Salerno - Department of Economics, University of Naples Federico II and Government of the Italian Republic (Italy) - Ministry of Justice
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experimental economics, economics of crime, models of identity, prisoner's dilemma, third party punishment

15.

Fat and Out in Salerno and Province: Adolescent Obesity and Early School Leaving in Southern Italy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4229
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Jun 2009
Adriana Barone and Niall O'Higgins
Universita' degli Studi di Salerno (DISES) and University of Salerno - Department of Economics
Downloads 37 (434,294)

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obesity, early school-leaving

16.

Ethnicity and Gender in the Labour Market in Central and South East Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7667
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 Oct 2013
Niall O'Higgins
University of Salerno - Department of Economics
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gender, discrimination, Roma, labour market

17.

Are Imitative Strategies Game Specific? Experimental Evidence from Market Games

University of Siena LabSi Working Paper No. 11/2006
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Nov 2006
Niall O'Higgins and Patrizia Sbriglia
University of Salerno - Department of Economics and University of Naples Federico II
Downloads 31 (460,143)

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Cournot, Bertrand experiments, imitation

18.

Evaluating Trust and Trustworthiness in Social Groups and Networks

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11459
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 May 2018
Niall O'Higgins, Clelia Mazzoni and Patrizia Sbriglia
University of Salerno - Department of Economics, Università degli Studi della Campania and University of Naples Federico II
Downloads 27 (479,820)

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social capital, trust, experiments

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Smoking, Drinking, Never Thinking of Tomorrow: Income and Risky Choices Amongst Young Adults in the UK

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9249
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Gianluigi Coppola, Niall O'Higgins and Claudio Pinto
University of Salerno (CELPE) - Department of Economics and Statistics, University of Salerno - Department of Economics and University of Salerno
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health, lifestyle, income, young people

20.

Jailer of Freedom and Enemy of Growth? The Role of Personal and Social Identities in Educational Choices

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7792
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Dec 2013
Giuseppina Autiero and Niall O'Higgins
University of Salerno and University of Salerno - Department of Economics
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identity, educational choice, locus of control

21.

Complementarities between Labour Market Institutions and Their Causal Impact on Youth Labour Market Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12424
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Jun 2019
Niall O'Higgins and Giovanni Pica
University of Salerno - Department of Economics and Idep, facoltà di economia
Downloads 1 (648,637)

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youth employment, job search, ALMPs, EPL

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Fat and Out in Salerno and its Province: Adolescent Obesity and Early School Leaving in Southern Italy

Economics & Human Biology, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 44-57, 2010
Posted: 18 Jun 2013
Adriana Barone and Niall O'Higgins
Universita' degli Studi di Salerno (DISES) and University of Salerno - Department of Economics

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obesity, early school leaving

23.

Yts, Employment and Sample Selection Bias

Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 46, pp. 605-628, 1994
Posted: 23 Jun 2006
Niall O'Higgins
University of Salerno - Department of Economics

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Youth employment, training, evaluation