Giovanni Peri
Research Fellow

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Peri Giovanni Peri is Professor of Economics at the University of California, Davis and a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He is also a CESifo Research Fellow. He is Associate Editor of “Regional Science and Urban Economics”, The “Journal of Urban Economics” and of the “Journal of Population Economics”. He has published in several academic journals including the Review of Economic Studies, The Review of Economics and Statistics, the European Economic Review and the Journal of International Economics. He has done research on Human Capital, Growth and technological Innovation. More recently he has focused on the impact of international migrations on labor markets, housing markets and productivity of the receiving countries and on the determinants of international migrations. In the summer 2007 he received a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Grant for the Study of International Migration and its impact in the US. In 2009 he has received a World Bank Grant for the study of return migration in Europe. He is currently research visiting Professor at Bocconi University, Milano for the year 2010-2011. Peri holds a B.A. in Economics and Social Sciences from Bocconi University, and he obtained his Ph.D. in Economics at U.C. Berkeley in 1998.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in May 2011.
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IZA World of Labor article: Do immigrant workers depress the wages of native workers?
IZA Discussion Papers:
No. Author(s)
10605  Giovanni Peri
Vasil Yasenov
The Labor Market Effects of a Refugee Wave: Synthetic Control Method Meets the Mariel Boatlift
10272  Thu Hien Dao
Frédéric Docquier
Christopher Parsons
Giovanni Peri
Migration and Development: Dissecting the Anatomy of the Mobility Transition
9543  Anna Maria Mayda
Giovanni Peri
Walter Steingress
Immigration to the U.S.: A Problem for the Republicans or the Democrats?
9436  Gaetano Basso
Giovanni Peri
The Association between Immigration and Labor Market Outcomes in the United States
9119  Massimo Anelli
Giovanni Peri
Peers' Composition Effects in the Short and in the Long Run: College Major, College Performance and Income
8961  Mette Foged
Giovanni Peri
Immigrants' Effect on Native Workers: New Analysis on Longitudinal Data
(published in: American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2016, 8 (2), 1-34)
8574  Michele Battisti
Gabriel Felbermayr
Giovanni Peri
Panu Poutvaara
Immigration, Search, and Redistribution: A Quantitative Assessment of Native Welfare
(forthcoming in: Journal of the European Economic Association)
8063  Cristina Mitaritonna
Gianluca Orefice
Giovanni Peri
Immigrants and Firms' Productivity: Evidence from France
7549  Giovanni Peri
Agnese Romiti
Mariacristina Rossi
Immigrants, Household Production and Women's Retirement
7367  Giovanni Peri
Kevin Y. Shih
Foreign Scientists and Engineers and Economic Growth in Canadian Labor Markets
7325  Francesc Ortega
Giovanni Peri
Migration, Trade and Income
(published as 'Openness and Income: The Roles of Trade and Migration' in: Journal of International Economics, 2014, 92 (2), 231-251)
7282  Cristina Cattaneo
Carlo V. Fiorio
Giovanni Peri
What Happens to the Careers of European Workers When Immigrants "Take Their Jobs"?
(revised version published in: IZA Journal of European Labor Studies 2013, 2:17 [journal version])
6941  Mariya Aleksynska
Giovanni Peri
Isolating the Network Effect of Immigrants on Trade
6664  J. William Ambrosini
Karin Mayr
Giovanni Peri
Dragos Radu
The Selection of Migrants and Returnees in Romania: Evidence and Long-Run Implications
6655  Francesc Ortega
Giovanni Peri
The Role of Income and Immigration Policies in Attracting International Migrants
(published as 'The effect of income and immigration policies on international migration' in: Migration Studies, 2013, 1 (1), 47-74.)
6258  Frédéric Docquier
Caglar Ozden
Giovanni Peri
The Labor Market Effects of Immigration and Emigration in OECD Countries
(published in: Economic Journal, 2014, 124 (579), 1106-1145)
5604  Francesc Ortega
Giovanni Peri
The Aggregate Effects of Trade and Migration: Evidence from OECD Countries
488  Antonio Ciccone
Giovanni Peri
Identifying Human Capital Externalities: Theory with an Application to US Cities
(published in: Review of Economic Studies, 73 (2), 2006, 381-412)