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Francesca Borgonovi

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First Name:Francesca
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Last Name:Borgonovi
RePEc Short-ID:pbo1081
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Centre for Education Policy and Equalising Opportunities
Institute of Education
University College London (UCL)

London, United Kingdom
RePEc:edi:epucluk (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Caitlyn Guthrie & Hanna Andersson & Lucie Cerna & Francesca Borgonovi, 2019. "Strength through diversity: Country spotlight report for Chile," OECD Education Working Papers 210, OECD Publishing.
  2. Qiwei He & Francesca Borgonovi & Marco Paccagnella, 2019. "Using process data to understand adults’ problem-solving behaviour in the Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC): Identifying generalised patterns across multiple tas," OECD Education Working Papers 205, OECD Publishing.
  3. Lucie Cerna & Hanna Andersson & Meredith Bannon & Francesca Borgonovi, 2019. "Strength through diversity’s Spotlight Report for Sweden," OECD Education Working Papers 194, OECD Publishing.
  4. Tommaso Agasisti & Francesco Avvisati & Francesca Borgonovi & Sergio Longobardi, 2018. "Academic resilience: What schools and countries do to help disadvantaged students succeed in PISA," OECD Education Working Papers 167, OECD Publishing.
  5. Sujay Kakarmath & Vanessa Denis & Marta Encinas-Martin & Francesca Borgonovi & S. V. Subramanian, 2018. "Association between literacy and self-rated poor health in 33 high-and upper-middle-income countries," OECD Education Working Papers 165, OECD Publishing.
  6. Francesca Borgonovi & Artur Pokropek, 2018. "The role of education in promoting positive attitudes towards migration at times of stress," OECD Education Working Papers 185, OECD Publishing.
  7. Francesca Borgonovi & Artur Pokropek, 2018. "The role of education in promoting positive attitudes towards migrants at times of stress," JRC Research Reports JRC112909, Joint Research Centre (Seville site).
  8. Francesca Borgonovi, 2018. "How do the performance and well-being of students with an immigrant background compare across countries?," PISA in Focus 82, OECD Publishing.
  9. Francesca Borgonovi & Álvaro Choi & Marco Paccagnella, 2018. "The evolution of gender gaps in numeracy and literacy between childhood and adulthood," OECD Education Working Papers 184, OECD Publishing.
  10. Francesca Borgonovi, 2018. "Performance et bien-être des élèves issus de l’immigration : Comment se situent les différents pays ?," PISA à la loupe 82, OECD Publishing.
  11. Francesca Borgonovi & Alessandro Ferrara & Soumaya Maghnouj, 2018. "The gender gap in educational outcomes in Norway," OECD Education Working Papers 183, OECD Publishing.
  12. Francesca Borgonovi & Artur Pokropek, 2017. "Birthplace diversity, income inequality and education gradients in generalised trust: The relevance of cognitive skills in 29 countries," OECD Education Working Papers 164, OECD Publishing.
  13. Francesca Borgonovi & Artur Pokropek & François Keslair & Britta Gauly & Marco Paccagnella, 2017. "Youth in Transition: How Do Some of The Cohorts Participating in PISA Fare in PIAAC?," OECD Education Working Papers 155, OECD Publishing.
  14. Francesca Borgonovi & Artur Pokropek, 2017. "Birthplace diversity, income inequality and education gradients in generalised trust: variations in the relevance of cognitive skills across 29 countries," JRC Research Reports JRC108582, Joint Research Centre (Seville site).
  15. Samuel Greiff & Katharina Scheiter & Ronny Scherer & Francesca Borgonovi & Ann Britt & Art Graesser & Muneo Kitajima & Jean-François Rouet, 2017. "Adaptive problem solving: Moving towards a new assessment domain in the second cycle of PIAAC," OECD Education Working Papers 156, OECD Publishing.
  16. Francesca Borgonovi & Judit Pál, 2016. "A Framework for the Analysis of Student Well-Being in the PISA 2015 Study: Being 15 In 2015," OECD Education Working Papers 140, OECD Publishing.
  17. Francesca Borgonovi & Tracey Burns, 2015. "The educational roots of trust," OECD Education Working Papers 119, OECD Publishing.
  18. Francesca Borgonovi & Guillermo Montt, 2012. "Parental Involvement in Selected PISA Countries and Economies," OECD Education Working Papers 73, OECD Publishing.
  19. María del Carmen Huerta & Francesca Borgonovi, 2010. "Education, Alcohol Use and Abuse Among Young Adults in Britain," OECD Education Working Papers 50, OECD Publishing.
  20. Franco Sassi & Marion Devaux & Jody Church & Michele Cecchini & Francesca Borgonovi, 2009. "Education and Obesity in Four OECD Countries," OECD Education Working Papers 39, OECD Publishing.


  1. Borgonovi, Francesca & Greiff, Samuel, 2020. "Societal level gender inequalities amplify gender gaps in problem solving more than in academic disciplines," Intelligence, Elsevier, vol. 79(C).
  2. Sujay Kakarmath & Vanessa Denis & Marta Encinas-Martin & Francesca Borgonovi & S. V. Subramanian, 2018. "Association between literacy and self-rated poor health in 33 high- and upper middle-income countries," International Journal of Public Health, Springer;Swiss School of Public Health (SSPH+), vol. 63(2), pages 213-222, March.
  3. Guillermo Montt & Francesca Borgonovi, 2018. "Combining Achievement and Well-Being in the Assessment of Education Systems," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 138(1), pages 271-296, July.
  4. Borgonovi, Francesca & Pokropek, Artur, 2017. "Mind that gap: The mediating role of intelligence and individuals' socio-economic status in explaining disparities in external political efficacy in 28 countries," Intelligence, Elsevier, vol. 62(C), pages 125-137.
  5. Francesca Borgonovi & Artur Pokropek, 2016. "Education and Self-Reported Health: Evidence from 23 Countries on the Role of Years of Schooling, Cognitive Skills and Social Capital," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 11(2), pages 1-16, February.
  6. Marion Devaux & Franco Sassi & Jody Church & Michele Cecchini & Francesca Borgonovi, 2011. "Exploring the Relationship Between Education and Obesity," OECD Journal: Economic Studies, OECD Publishing, vol. 2011(1), pages 1-40.
  7. Borgonovi, Francesca, 2010. "A life-cycle approach to the analysis of the relationship between social capital and health in Britain," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 71(11), pages 1927-1934, December.
  8. Huerta, Maria C. & Borgonovi, Francesca, 2010. "Education, alcohol use and abuse among young adults in Britain," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 71(1), pages 143-151, July.
  9. Borgonovi Francesca & d'Hombres Beatrice & Hoskins Bryony, 2010. "Voter Turnout, Information Acquisition and Education: Evidence from 15 European Countries," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 10(1), pages 1-34, September.
  10. Borgonovi, Francesca, 2008. "Doing well by doing good. The relationship between formal volunteering and self-reported health and happiness," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 66(11), pages 2321-2334, June.
  11. Francesca Borgonovi & Michael O'Hare, 2004. "The Impact of the National Endowment for the Arts in the United States: Institutional and Sectoral Effects on Private Funding," Journal of Cultural Economics, Springer;The Association for Cultural Economics International, vol. 28(1), pages 21-36, February.
  12. Francesca Borgonovi, 2004. "Performing arts attendance: an economic approach," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 36(17), pages 1871-1885.

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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 16 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-EDU: Education (7) 2009-07-03 2010-11-20 2016-10-09 2017-12-18 2018-01-29 2018-02-12 2018-03-26. Author is listed
  2. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (5) 2018-02-12 2018-03-26 2018-11-05 2019-01-21 2019-02-04. Author is listed
  3. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (4) 2009-07-03 2010-08-06 2010-11-20 2018-01-15
  4. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (3) 2017-04-02 2018-11-05 2019-01-21
  5. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (3) 2009-07-03 2010-08-06 2010-11-20
  6. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (3) 2015-05-30 2017-12-18 2018-02-12
  7. NEP-INT: International Trade (2) 2018-11-05 2019-01-21
  8. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (1) 2018-10-15
  9. NEP-NEU: Neuroeconomics (1) 2017-12-18
  10. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2019-12-09


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