Premio Etta Chiuri






Etta 2 marzo 2006

The Società italiana di economia pubblica (SIEP), together with the Associazione italiana economisti del lavoro (AIEL), the Centre for Household, Income, Labour and Demographic economics (CHILD – Collegio Carlo Alberto), the Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF), announces the eleventh edition of the prize in memory of Maria Concetta Chiuri, former Professor of Economics at the Department of Economics and mathematics of the University of Bari, who passed away prematurely on September 15, 2009.
Maria Concetta Chiuri was a devoted teacher and a passionate and valuable scholar. Her research interests covered a variety of topics related to important policy issues, such as household decision- making process, housing market imperfections, illegal migration. Her scientific production was highly appreciated in the international academic community. In 2007, she received the Aldi Hagenaars Memorial Award from the Luxembourg Income Study for the article “Do the Elderly Reduce Housing Equity? An International Comparison,” coauthored with Tullio Jappelli, as the best LIS Working Paper written by an economist under the age of forty
The prize amounts to € 2.500. It is intended for an outstanding unpublished paper, written by an author under the age of forty. In the case of a jointly written paper, all authors must comply with the age requirement at the deadline for submission. Each author may submit only one paper. The authors who have been awarded the price in past editions cannot participate.
Submitted papers, whether theoretical or empirical, should pertain to one of the research fields that Maria Concetta Chiuri was mainly interested in, namely:
  1. household and gender economics;
  2. labour economics;
  3. economics of taxation;
  4. redistribution and social policies;
  5. economics of migration.
The scientific committee in charge of the selection process is composed as follows:
  • the SIEP president;
  • the president of the Associazione italiana economisti del lavoro (AIEL);
  • the president (alternatively, the director) of the Centre for Household, Income, Labour and Demographic economics (CHILD - Collegio Carlo Alberto);
  • the director of the Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF) or a delegate;
  • a member appointed by the “Comitato premio Etta Chiuri.”
The prize will be awarded during the XXXIII SIEP Annual Meeting, to be held at the University of Bari "Aldo Moro", 16 and 17 September 2021, and the winner(s) will have the opportunity to present her(their) paper at the Conference (information on the conference at

Interested authors are invited to send their papers to the e-mail address This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by May 31, 2021.
April 27, 2021


 CANDIDATES (to be completed)

Code Author/s  Paper pdf
 1  Adamopoulou, E., Olivieri, E., Triviza, E.

Eating Habits: The Role of Early Life Experiences and Intergenerational Transmission

 2 Casti, C.

Banking deregulation and consumption insurance. The case of Italy in the early 1990s.

 3 Chattopadhyay, D.

Did the Massachusetts Health Reform Program Increase Self-Employment? 

 4 Chevrot-Bianco, E.

It only takes a strong tie: Board gender quotas and network-based hiring

 5 Chinetti, S.

Academic productivity and pandemic evidence from female economists during the COVID-19 crisis

 6 Core, F.

Maternity Risk and Female Participation in Innovative Entrepreneurship 

 7 Crocè, C.

Parenting Skills and Women’s Empowerment: Evidence from a Randomised Intervention in Bangladesh 

 8 Galletta, S., Giommoni, T.

The Effect of the 1918 Influenza Pandemic on Income Inequality: Evidence from Italy 

 9 Gáspár, A., Gyöngyösi, G.,Reizer, B.

Minor help to mayors or major blow to fair elections? Workfare programs and clientelism in Hungary  

 10 Gupta, I.

Castes, Perceived Discrimination and Human Capital Formation in India

 11 Lattanzio, G.

Does the Stock Market Fully Value Alternative Work Arrangements? Work From Home and Equity Prices

 12 Lehner, A.

Culture, Institutions, and the Roots of Gender Inequality: 450 Years of Portuguese Colonialism in India

 13 Parodi, F.

Consumption Tax Cuts in a Recession 

 14 Rubolino, E.

Taxing the Gender Gap: Labor Market Effects of a Payroll Tax Cut for Women in Italy

 15 San, S.

Who Works Where and Why? Parental Networks and the Labor Market

 16 Seifert, S, Valente, M.

The Arab Spring migrant wave and illegal labor on vineyards: Counting the uncountable

 17 Takahashi, Y.

Should Women Speak Up More? The Cost of Corrections in Group Work



Year Author/s Title  Paper Motivation

Yajna Govind 

Is naturalization a passport for better labor market integration? Evidence from a quasi-experimental setting pdf pdf 

Sam Cosaert, Alexandros Theloudis, Bertrand Verheyden

Togetherness in the Household

pdf pdf

Bernardo Fanfani

Tastes for Discrimination in Monopsonistic Labour Markets

pdf  pdf

Michele Di Maio, Roberto Nisticò

The effect of parental job loss on child school dropout: evidence from the occupied Palestinian territories 

 pdf  pdf

Lucia Corno, Alessandra Voena

Selling daughters: age of marriage, income shocks and bride price tradition

pdf pdf
2015 Francesca Carta, Lucia Rizzica  Female employment and pre-kindergarten: on the unintended effects of an Italian reform pdf pdf
2014 Ezgi Kaya Heterogeneous Couples, Household Interactions and Labor Supply Elasticities of Married Women pdf pdf
2013 Ylenia Brilli Mother or Market Care? A Structural Estimation of Child Care Impacts on Child Development   pdf pdf
2012 Eva Garcìa-Moràn, Zoe Kuehn With Strings Attached: Grandparent-Provided Child care, Fertility, and Female Labor Market Outcomes  pdf pdf
2011 Fabrizio Colonna, Stefania Marcassa Taxation and Labor Force Participation: The Case of Italy  pdf pdf