Luigi Minale

Tenure Track (MdM Researcher)
Labor Economics, Migration, Development Economics and Political Economy
+34 91 624 9638 Office: 15.2.11
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Luigi Minale is an Assistant Professor (tenure track) of Economics at UC3M. Prior to joining UC3M he completed his undergraduate studies at Bocconi University in Milan and received his Ph.D. in Economics from University College London in 2015. He is also Research Fellow at the Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM - UCL) and further affiliated to the IZA Institute of Labor Economics (Research Affiliate) and to the Centro Studi Luca D'Agliano in Milan.

Main Publications

Mastrorocco, N., and Minale, L. "News Media and Crime Perceptions: Evidence from a Natural Experiment" Journal of Public Economics 2018

Minale, L. "Agricultural Productivity Shocks, Labour Reallocation and Rura-Urban Migration in China" Journal of Economic Geography.  2018

Dustmann, C., Fasani, F., Tommaso F., Minale, L., and Schoenberg, U. "On the Economics and Politics of Refugee Migration" Economic Policy, Volume 32, Issue 91, 2017

Recent Research

Dustmann, C., Fasani, f., Meng, X., and Minale, L. "Risk Attitudes and Household Migration Decisions"

Fasani, F., Frattini, T., and Minale, L. "The (Struggle For) Labour Market Integration of Refugees: Evidence From European Countries"