ROSATI Furio Camillo

CEIS Director - Full Professor

Affiliation: Department of Economics and Finance (DEF) - University of Tor Vergata

Other Affiliation: CEIS, ICID, IZA, CHILD

Address: via Columbia n. 2, 00133 Roma

Telephone: +39 06 7259 5648 

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Research Interests: public economics, household economics and development economics


Furio Camillo Rosati is a Professor of Public Finance at the University of Tor Vergata, Rome in the Faculty of Economics. He received a B.A. in Economics from the University of Rome, Faculty of Law (1976), a Master of Science in Economics (1979) and a Philosophy Doctor in Economics, both from the London School of Economics and Political Science (1984).

In addition to his position at the University of Tor Vergata, Professor Rosati is currently the Director of CEIS, Center for Economic for Economic and International Studies at University of Rome “ Tor Vergata” and the Director of Research, The Italian Center for International Development.

He has been the Project Director for "Understanding Children's Work" (UCW) an inter-agency research initiative on child labor involving the International Labor Organization, UNICEF and the World Bank. UCW was established in 2000 and is aimed at improving information and research capacity in the area of child labor and youth employment.


The 5 most recent Publications

  • Rosati F, Jacobus de Hoop, Jed Friedman, Eeshani Kandpal (2018). Child Schooling and Child Work in the
    Presence of a Partial Education Subsidy. Journal of Human Resources, ISSN: 0022-166X, doi:
  • Rosati F, Marco Manacorda, Marco Ranzani, Giuseppe Dachille (2017). Pathways from school to work in the
    developing world. IZA Journal of Labor and Development, ISSN: 2193-9020
  • Rosati F, De Hoop J, Premand P, Viakis R (2017). Women’s economic capacity and children’s human capital
    accumulation. Journal of Population Economics, ISSN: 0933-1433, doi:
  • De Hoop J, Rosati F (2014). Cash Transfers and Child Labor. World Bank Research Observer, vol. 29, p. 202-
    234, ISSN: 0257-3032, doi: 10.1093/wbro/lku003
  • Rosati F, De Hoop J (2014). Does promoting school attendance reduce child labor? Evidence from Burkina
    Faso's BRIGHT project. Economics of Education Review, vol. 39, p. 78-96, ISSN: 0272-7757

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Events & Presentations

The 5 most recent Events & Presentations

  • 2013 Global Monitor Report (GMR) Advisory Board Meeting, UNESCO, February 11-12, 2013, Paris
  • Ideas4Work – Youth Employability and Entrepreneurship in Africa, The Global Partnership for Youth Employment (The World Bank, The Youth Employment Network of the ILO, the international Youth foundation, The Understanding Children’s Work Programme), January 23-25, 2012, Dakar
  • Innovating in Design: Evidence for Impact in Health, The World Bank, December 10-14, 2012, Cape Town
  • Child labor in Africa: a challenge to development, The World Bank, June 12, 2012, Washington DC
  • Research Conference on 'Key Lessons from the Crisis and Way Forward, ILO, February 16, 2012, Geneva

Research Programs & Projects

  • The Understanding Children’s Work (UCW) Programme, a joint ILO, WB and UNICEF research initiative on child labour