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

http://www.ilo.org

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
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Youth labour force, employment, labour market 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

3.

The Challenge of Youth Unemployment

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 15 Jul 2005
Niall O'Higgins
University of Salerno - Department of Economics
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Youth unemployment, youth employment policy

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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
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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)Dises, University of Naples Federico II and Universita' degli Studi di Salerno (DISES)
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human capital, school dropout, young people

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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
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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
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recession, youth labour markets, human capital, EPL

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'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

12.

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
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panel attrition, industrial policy

13.

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
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social capital, trust, experiments

14.

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

15.

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

16.

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
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obesity, early school-leaving

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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

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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
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Cournot, Bertrand experiments, imitation

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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

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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

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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
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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

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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