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Paolo Nicola Barbieri

About Paolo Nicola Barbieri

I gained my PhD from the Department of Economics at the University of Bologna, Italy. I started my collaboration with the Centre for Health Economics in September 2015.

I am a theoretical health economists mainly interested in the causes and consequences of unhealthy behaviours on individual health accumulation and longevity. I also devote part of my research to social economics and to applied economics, related to health behaviours.

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Research areas

  • Health Economics, Social Economics, Applied Economics

Teaching areas

  • Health Economics. Mathematics, Social Economics

Selected publications

Social Distortion in Weight Perception: A Decomposition of the Obesity Epidemic
Barbieri, Paolo Nicola
Working Papers in Economics (online), \, 2015