Tommaso Frattini
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Tommaso Frattini

Deputy Director, GMIH


Tommaso Frattini is Professor of Economics at the the University of Milan and the director of the migration research area at Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano (LdA). He is also a Research Fellow at CEPR, CReAM and IZA. He received his PhD in Economics from University College London in 2010. His main research interests are in Applied Microeconomics, Labour Economics and the Economics of Migration. In particular, he has studied the labour market and fiscal consequences of migration in destination and in source countries, the integration of refugees in host countries and the determinants and consequences of migration policies. His work on these topics has been published in journals such as the Review of Economic Studies, the Journal of the European Economic Association, the Economic Journal among others.

Featured publications

Journal of Economic Geography, March 2022

(The Struggle for) Refugee Integration into the Labour Market: Evidence from Europe

Francesco Fasani, Tommaso Frattini, Luigi Minale

Journal of the European Economic Association, October 2021

Lift the Ban? Initial Employment Restrictions and Refugee Labour Market Outcomes

Francesco Fasani, Tommaso Frattini, Luigi Minale

European Economic Review, April 2019

The effect of immigrant peers in vocational schools

Tommaso Frattini, Elena Meschi

The Economic Journal, November 2014

The Fiscal Effects of Immigration to the UK

Christian Dustmann, Tommaso Frattini

The Review of Economic Studies, January 2013

The Effect of Immigration along the Distribution of Wages

Christian Dustmann, Tommaso Frattini, Ian P. Preston