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Di Liberto, Adriana

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First Name:Adriana
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Last Name:Di Liberto
RePEc Short-ID:pdi41
Crenos, Università di Cagliari, Via S. Giorgio 12, 09123 CAGLIARI, ITALY
+070 6753765
Terminal Degree:2004 Department of Economics; University College London (UCL) (from RePEc Genealogy)


(90%) Centro Ricerche Nord Sud (CRENoS)

Cagliari, Italy
RePEc:edi:crenoit (more details at EDIRC)

(5%) Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche e Aziendali
Università degli Studi di Cagliari

Cagliari, Italy
RePEc:edi:drcagit (more details at EDIRC)

(5%) Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

Bonn, Germany
RePEc:edi:izaaade (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Di Liberto, Adriana & Casula, Laura, 2016. "Teacher Assessments versus Standardized Tests: Is Acting "Girly" an Advantage?," IZA Discussion Papers 10458, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  2. Deidda, Manuela & Di Liberto, Adriana & Foddi, Marta & Sulis, Giovanni, 2015. "Employment Subsidies, Informal Economy and Women's Transition into Work in a Depressed Area: Evidence from a Matching Approach," IZA Discussion Papers 8886, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  3. Di Liberto, Adriana, 2014. "Length of Stay in the Host Country and Educational Achievement of Immigrant Students: The Italian Case," IZA Discussion Papers 8547, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  4. Di Liberto, Adriana & Schivardi, Fabiano & Sulis, Giovanni, 2014. "Managerial Practices and Students' Performance," IZA Discussion Papers 8475, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  5. Adriana Di Liberto, 2013. "Past dominations, current informal institutions and the Italian regional economic performance_x0003_," ERSA conference papers ersa13p1033, European Regional Science Association.
  6. Adriana Di Liberto & Marco Sideri, 2012. "Past Dominations, Current Institutions and the Italian Regional Economic Performance," DEGIT Conference Papers c017_022, DEGIT, Dynamics, Economic Growth, and International Trade.
  7. Adriana Di Liberto & Stefano Usai, 2011. "TFP convergence across European regions," ERSA conference papers ersa10p409, European Regional Science Association.
  8. A. Di Liberto, 2010. "High skills, high growth: is tourism an exception?," Working Paper CRENoS 201011, Centre for North South Economic Research, University of Cagliari and Sassari, Sardinia.
  9. A. Di Liberto & S. Usai, 2010. "TFP convergence across European regions: a comparative spatial dynamics analysis," Working Paper CRENoS 201030, Centre for North South Economic Research, University of Cagliari and Sassari, Sardinia.
  10. Francesco Pigliaru & Rinaldo Brau & Adriana Di Liberto, 2010. "Tourism and Development: A Recent Phenomenon Built on Old (Institutional) Roots?," Working Papers 2010.16, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei.
  11. A. Di Liberto & F. Pigliaru & P. Chelucci, 2008. "International TFP Dynamics and Human Capital Stocks: a Panel Data Analysis, 1960-2003," Working Paper CRENoS 200812, Centre for North South Economic Research, University of Cagliari and Sassari, Sardinia.
  12. M. Del Gatto & A. Di Liberto & C. Petraglia, 2008. "Measuring Productivity," Working Paper CRENoS 200818, Centre for North South Economic Research, University of Cagliari and Sassari, Sardinia.
  13. A. Di Liberto, 2005. "Convergence and divergence in Neoclassical Growth models with human capital," Working Paper CRENoS 200508, Centre for North South Economic Research, University of Cagliari and Sassari, Sardinia.
  14. Adriana Di Liberto & Roberto Mura & Francesco Pigliaru, 2005. "How to Measure the Unobservable: A Panel Technique for the Analysis of TFP Convergence," Working Papers 2005.16, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei.
  15. A. Di Liberto, 2004. "Convergence clubs and the role of human capital in Spanish Regional Growth," Working Paper CRENoS 200418, Centre for North South Economic Research, University of Cagliari and Sassari, Sardinia.
  16. Adriana Di Liberto & Roberto Mura & Francesco Pigliaru, 2003. "A panel technique for the analysis of technology convergence: The case of the Italian regions," ERSA conference papers ersa03p293, European Regional Science Association.
  17. Adriana Di Liberto & James Symons, 2001. "Education and Italian Regional Development," CEP Discussion Papers dp0496, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE.
  18. A. Di Liberto & J. Symons, 1999. "Some Econometric Issues In Convergence Regressions," Working Paper CRENoS 199904, Centre for North South Economic Research, University of Cagliari and Sassari, Sardinia.
  19. A. Di Liberto & J. Symons, 1998. "Human capital stocks and the development of Italian regions. A panel approach," Working Paper CRENoS 199804, Centre for North South Economic Research, University of Cagliari and Sassari, Sardinia.


  1. Manuela Deidda & Adriana Di Liberto & Marta Foddi & Giovanni Sulis, 2015. "Employment subsidies, informal economy and women’s transition into work in a depressed area: evidence from a matching approach," IZA Journal of Labor Policy, Springer;Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit GmbH (IZA), vol. 4(1), pages 1-25, December.
  2. Adriana Di Liberto, 2015. "Length of stay in the host country and educational achievement of immigrant students: The Italian case," International Journal of Manpower, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 36(4), pages 585-618, July.
  3. Adriana Di Liberto & Fabiano Schivardi & Giovanni Sulis, 2015. "Managerial practices and student performance," Economic Policy, CEPR;CES;MSH, vol. 30(84), pages 683-728.
  4. Di Liberto, Adriana & Sideri, Marco, 2015. "Past dominations, current institutions and the Italian regional economic performance," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 38(C), pages 12-41.
  5. Adriana Di Liberto, 2013. "High skills, high growth: Is tourism an exception?," The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 22(5), pages 749-785, August.
  6. Massimo Del Gatto & Adriana Di Liberto & Carmelo Petraglia, 2011. "Measuring Productivity," Journal of Economic Surveys, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 25(5), pages 952-1008, December.
  7. Adriana Di Liberto & Francesco Pigliaru & Piergiorgio Chelucci, 2011. "International Tfp Dynamics And Human Capital Stocks: A Panel Data Analysis, 1960–2003," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 57(1), pages 156-182, March.
  8. Rinaldo Brau & Adriana Di Liberto & Francesco Pigliaru, 2011. "Tourism and Development: A Recent Phenomenon Built on Old (Institutional) Roots?," The World Economy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 34(3), pages 444-472, March.
  9. A. Di Liberto & M. Meloni, 2010. "An assessment of «de minimis» aid effects in a Sardinian municipality: preliminary aspects and feasibility," Rivista economica del Mezzogiorno, Società editrice il Mulino, issue 4, pages 931-954.
  10. Di Liberto, Adriana, 2008. "Education and Italian regional development," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 27(1), pages 94-107, February.
  11. Adriana Di Liberto & Francesco Pigliaru & Roberto Mura, 2008. "How to measure the unobservable: a panel technique for the analysis of TFP convergence," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 60(2), pages 343-368, April.
  12. Adriana Di Liberto, 2007. "Convergence and Divergence in Neoclassical Growth Models with Human Capital," Economia politica, Società editrice il Mulino, issue 2, pages 289-322.
  13. Adriana Di Liberto & James Symons, 2003. "Some Econometric Issues in Convergence Regressions," Manchester School, University of Manchester, vol. 71(3), pages 293-307, June.
  14. Adriana Di Liberto, 2001. "Stock" di capitale umano e crescita nelle regioni italiane: un approccio "panel," Politica economica, Società editrice il Mulino, issue 2, pages 159-184.


  1. Adriana Di Liberto, 2017. "School management and student achievements," Chapters, in: Geraint Johnes & Jill Johnes & Tommaso Agasisti & Laura López-Torres (ed.), Handbook of Contemporary Education Economics, chapter 14, pages 318-337, Edward Elgar Publishing.
  2. Adriana Liberto & Stefano Usai, 2013. "TFP Convergence Across European Regions: A Comparative Spatial Dynamics Analysis," Advances in Spatial Science, in: Riccardo Crescenzi & Marco Percoco (ed.), Geography, Institutions and Regional Economic Performance, edition 127, pages 39-58, Springer.
  3. Adrian Di Liberto, 2007. "Convergence Clubs and the Role of Education in Spanish Regional Growth," Chapters, in: Jordi Suriñach & Rosina Moreno & Esther Vayá (ed.), Knowledge Externalities, Innovation Clusters and Regional Development, chapter 11, Edward Elgar Publishing.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 20 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (8) 2004-10-21 2005-04-24 2008-08-06 2009-01-10 2011-01-03 2011-10-22 2012-07-29 2014-12-13. Author is listed
  2. NEP-EDU: Education (6) 2008-08-06 2014-12-13 2014-12-13 2015-01-03 2017-02-26 2017-04-02. Author is listed
  3. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (6) 2004-02-29 2005-04-24 2006-02-26 2011-01-03 2011-10-22 2012-07-29. Author is listed
  4. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (5) 2011-01-03 2014-12-13 2015-03-22 2017-02-26 2017-04-02. Author is listed
  5. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (5) 2011-01-03 2014-12-13 2014-12-13 2015-02-05 2017-02-26. Author is listed
  6. NEP-DEV: Development (3) 2004-07-26 2006-02-26 2008-08-06
  7. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (3) 2008-08-06 2010-06-18 2014-12-13
  8. NEP-TUR: Tourism Economics (3) 2010-03-06 2010-06-18 2012-07-29
  9. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (2) 2010-06-18 2014-12-13
  10. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (2) 2014-12-13 2015-03-22
  11. NEP-ECM: Econometrics (2) 2009-01-10 2011-01-03
  12. NEP-GEN: Gender (2) 2017-02-26 2017-04-02
  13. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (2) 2011-10-22 2015-02-05
  14. NEP-IUE: Informal & Underground Economics (2) 2012-07-23 2015-03-22
  15. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (2) 2012-07-23 2015-03-22
  16. NEP-CIS: Confederation of Independent States (1) 2011-10-22
  17. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (1) 2011-10-22
  18. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (1) 2010-06-18
  19. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2014-12-13
  20. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2011-01-03
  21. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2011-10-22


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