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PAOLA ANTONIA PROFETA

PAOLA ANTONIA PROFETA
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Dipartimento di Analisi delle Politiche e Management Pubblico

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Insegnamenti a.a. 2016/2017

30264 SCIENZA DELLE FINANZE / PUBLIC FINANCE
30298 DIVERSITY MANAGEMENT AND POLICY
40292 PUBLIC ECONOMICS AND FINANCE
40355 GENDER AND FAMILY POLICIES

Note biografiche

Nata il 2 Maggio 1972. Laureata con lode in Discipline Economiche e Sociali presso l’Università Bocconi nel 1995. PhD in Economics presso l’Università Pompeu Fabra di Barcellona nel 2000. Visiting scholar presso la Columbia University, New York, 1998 e 1999.


Curriculum Accademico

Professore associato di Scienza delle Finanze. In precedenza, ricercatore presso l’Università di Pavia, Post-doc fellow presso CORE, Université Catholique de Louvain.


Aree di interesse scientifico

Economia pubblica. Sistemi di welfare (pensioni, istruzione). Economia e Politiche di genere. Analisi comparata dei sistemi di tassazione.


Pubblicazioni principali

Per la lista completa e aggiornata si veda la webpage personale

 

Articoli principali più recenti:

  • Gender quotas and the quality of politicians (with A. Baltrunaite, P. Bello, A. Casarico), Journal of Public Economics, forthcoming
  • Does democracy affect taxation and public spending? Evidence from developing countries (with R. Puglisi, S. Scabrosetti) 2013, Journal of Comparative Economics 41:684-717.
  • The role of income effects in early retirement (with J.I. Conde Ruiz e V.Galasso) 2013, Journal of Public Economic Theory 15(3): 477-505. 
  • On the Political economics of tax reforms: survey and empirical assessment (with M. Castanheira and G. Nicodème) (2012), International Tax and Public Finance 19(4): 598-624.
  • Public education and Redistribution when Talents are Mismatched (with M. Bernasconi) (2012), European Economic Review 56(1): 84-96.
  • Gender culture and gender gap in employment (with P. Campa and A. Casarico) (2011), CESifo Economic Studies 57(1):156-182.
  • Investing for the old age: Pensions, children and savings (with V. Galasso and R. Gatti) (2009), International Tax and Public Finance 16(4): 538-559.
  • Why are more redistributive social security systems smaller? (with P.Poutvaara and M.Kothenburger) (2008) Oxford Economic Papers 60(2), 275-292.
  • The Redistributive Design of Social Security Systems (with J.I. Conde Ruiz) (2007), The Economic Journal 117: 686-712.
  • Political Support and tax reforms with an application to Italy (2007) Public Choice 131 (1-2), 141-55.
  • How does ageing affect the welfare state? (with V.Galasso) (2007) European Journal of Political Economy, 23(2): 554-563. 
  •  Lessons for an Aging Society: the Political Sustainability of Social Security Systems (with V. Galasso) (2004), Economic Policy 63-115.
  • Retirement and Social Security in a Probabilistic Voting Model (2002) International Tax and Public Finance 9, 331-348 (lead article).
  • Aging and Retirement: Evidence Across Countries (2002) International Tax and Public Finance 9, 649-670.
  • The Political Economy of Social Security: A Survey (with V. Galasso) (2002) European Journal of Political Economy 18: 1-29. (Top cited EJPE article) 

 

Libri internazionali principali (refereed)

  • Women Directors: The Italian way and Beyond (with L. Amidani, A. Casarico, M.D'Amico, A. Puccio) 2014, Palgrave MacMillan
  • The political economy of taxation: l.essons from developing countries (with S. Scabrosetti) (2010), E. Elgar. 
  • Book Co-editor: Tax Systems and Tax Reforms in Latin America, with A. Barreix, L.Bernardi, A. Marenzi (foreword by V.Tanzi) (2008) Routledge.
  • Book Co-editor: Tax Systems and Tax Reforms in Europe, with L.Bernardi (foreword by V.Tanzi) (2004) Routledge.