Management – University of Padova
via del Santo, 33 – 35123 Padova
Determinants of Health
Education and Health
Labor market returns to health
Lorenzo Rocco attained a PhD in economics at the University of Toulouse I, France, in 2005 before moving back in Italy, where he currently is an Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Padova. An empirical economist, his fields of research include the socio-economic determinants of health, the influence of health on the labor market outcomes and several aspects of the economics of education. His research has been published by The Economic Journal, Health Economics, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Economic Growth among others. He has also contributed to several reports commissioned by the World Bank, World Health Organization and The European Commission.