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Andrea Mattozzi

Professor of Microeconomics

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Tel. [+39] 055 4685 914

Administrative assistant: Rossella Corridori

Postal address:
Department of Economics
Villa La Fonte
Via delle Fontanelle 18
50014 San Domenico di Fiesole - Italy

Brief Biographical Sketch

Andrea Mattozzi (Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania, 2004) joined the Institute in September 2011 from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. He has published in top international journals such as American Economic Review, American Economic Journal Micro, Journal of the European Economic Association, International Economic Review, Games and Economic Behavior, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Politics. His research has been supported by an NSF grant and by a Ramón y Cajal fellowship.

Research Interests

  • Political Economy
  • Microeconomics
  • Public Economics



  • Italian
  • English

Published and Forthcoming Papers

  • “Voter Turnout with Peer Punishment” with D. K. Levine, American Economic Review, 2020.
  • “The Right Type of Legislator: a Theory of Taxation and Representation” with E. Snowberg, Journal of Public Economics, 2018.
  • “Mediocracy” joint with Antonio Merlo, Journal of Public Economics, 2015.
  • “On the Nature of Competition in Alternative Electoral Systems” joint with M. Iaryczower, Journal of Politics, 2013.
  • “The Pro-Competitive Effect of Campaign Limits in Non-Majoritarian Elections”  joint with M. Iaryczower, Economic Theory, 2012.
  • “Personal Influence: Social Context and Political Competition” joint with A. Galeotti, American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 2011.
  • Quorum and Turnout in Referenda” joint with H. Herrera, Journal of the European Economic Association, 2010.
  • Policy Uncertainty, Electoral Securities and RedistributionInternational Economic Review, 2010.
  • “The Labor Market of Italian Politicians” joint with V. Galasso, M. Landi and A. Merlo, in The Ruling Class: Management and Politics in Modern Italy, Oxford University Press 2010.

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