Full Professor of Economic Policy, Department of Economic and Social Sciences, Marche Polytechnic University
Aiel previous positions:
September 2005 - September 2010: Secretary of the Italian Association of Labour Economics (AIEL);
September 2002 - September 2005: Member of the Executive Board of the AIEL;
September 2000: Local organizer of the XV National AIEL Conference, Ancona;
September 2001: winneer of the "Ezio Tarantelli" prize, AIEL
Scientific Papers presented at the AIEL Conferences (recent years)
2016, XXXI AIEL Conference, Trento, "Teleworkers in Italy. Who are they? Do they earn more?"
2015, XXX AIEL Conference, Cagliari, "Higher Educational Standard, Human Capital Accumulation and Intergenerational Mobility in Education: a Theoretical Model"
2013, XXVIII AIEL Conference, Roma, "Enrollment Costs, University Quality and Higher Education Choices in Italy"; "Does Apprenticeship Improve Job Opportunities? A Regression Discontinuity Approach"
2012, XXVII AIEL Conference, Napoli, "Enrolment Decision and University Choice of Italian Secondary School Graduates"
2011, XXVI AIEL Conference, Milano, "Young Entrants, Temporary Jobs and Career Opportunities. Short-Term Perspectives of Young Italian Workers"
2010, XXV AIEL Conference, Pescara "Le conseguenze occupazionali della crisi economica: una prima valutazione"
Main Publications (recent years)
Pigini C., Staffolani S. (2015). Beyond participation: do the cost and quality of higher education shape the enrolment composition? The case of Italy. Higher Education, ISSN: 0018-1560, doi: 10.1007/s10734-015-9892-8
Bratti M., Staffolani S. (2013). Student time allocation and educational production functions. Annales D'economie et de Statistique, vol. 111-112, p. 103-140, ISSN: 0769-489X
Staffolani S., Bratti M. (2012). A microeconometric analysis of female labour force participation using Italian Quarterly Labour Force Survey data. In: Addabbo, Tindara; Solinas, Giovanni (eds). Non-Standard Employment and Quality of Work. The Case of Italy, p. 25-38, AIEL series in Labour Economics, Berlin, Springer-Verlag - ISBN: 9783790821062, doi: 10.1007/978-3-7908-2106-2
Broccolini C., Lo Turco A., A. Presbitero, Staffolani S. (2011). Individual Earnings, International Outsourcing and Technological Change. Evidence from Italy. International Economic Journal, vol. 25(1), p. 29-46, ISSN: 1016-8737, doi: 10.1080/10168731003658744
Staffolani S., Enzo Valentini (2010). Does Immigration Raise Blue and White Collar Wages of Natives? The case of Italy. Labour, vol. 24 - 3, p. 295-310, ISSN: 1121-7081
Principal university positions and main research projects
November 2012 - November 2014: Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Economics of the Marche Polytechnic University
November 2012 to present: delegate of the Rector of the Marche Polytechnic University for relations with the Almalaurea Consortium
June 2006 - Juan 2010: president of the "Association of Graduates of the Faculty of Economics of Ancona" (ALFEA).
2005-2007 - PRIN: national scientific coordinator of the research project "The evolution of inequalities in the Italian labour market", partners "Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore" (local coordinator Carlo dell'Aringa) and "Università di Roma, La Sapienza'' (local coordinator Giorgio Rodano).
Referee for the journals
Labour Economics, Economics of Education Review, Regional Studies, Higher education, The Manchester School, Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, International Journal of Manpower, Labour, Metroeconomica, Rivista di Politica economica, Rivista Italiana degli Economisti, Politica Economica, Economia Politica, Journal of Analytical and Institutional Economics, Economia & Lavoro, Rivista Italiana di Statistica, Italian Economic Journal, Italian Journal of Public Economics.