Polish (native), English (fluent), Italian (fluent), Russian (intermediate)

Izabela Styczynska

Vice-President of CASE Management Board


  • labor market
  • social policy
  • employment


Izabela Styczynska obtained her PhD from the University of Turin in 2011. She holds a Master's degree in Economics from Warsaw University and a Master's degree in Economics from CORIPE Piemonte in Turin. She has cooperated with CASE since 2005, participating in its numerous Polish and international projects. She is the author of publications in the fields of labour economics, social policy and health economics. In April 2014 she was appointed Vice-President of CASE Management Board.


Selected publications:

"Determinants of household demand for services – formal versus informal sector", Eastern European Economics, 2013.

“The impact of socio-ecological transition on employment structure and patterns in the context of (non)rural regions, (co-author), Neujobs Working Paper, ENEPRI Research Reports, 2013.

“Regional disparities, ageing and territorial aspects of employment: more or less agglomeration?, (co-author), Neujobs Policy e-brief, forthcoming in CASE Network E-briefs, 2013.

“Agglomeration in Europe in the context of socio-ecological transition”, (co-author), CASE Network studies and Analyses, No. 449, 2012.

"Determinants of household demand for services – formal versus informal sector" CASE Network Studies and Analyses, No 444, 2012.

"Quality Assurance Policies and Indicators for Long-Term Care in th European Union"(co-author), ENEPRI Research Report No. 109, 2012.

"Provision of Long Term Care for elderly in Poland in Comparison to other European Countries", CASE Network E-briefs No. 05/2012, 2012.

"Analysis of formal and informal care provision across Europe: regulation and profile of providers" (co-author), CASE Network Studies and Analysis No. 431, 2011.

"The Lithuanian Long-Term Care System", Enepri Research Report No. 82, 2009-2010.

"Households’ demand for informal provided services. The case of Poland", University of Turin, Working Paper, 2007.

"The impact of the cohesion policy on the development and divergence of Polish Regions" (co-author), Ministry of Regional Development, 2008-2009.

"Changes in Salary Structure and Distribution: 1996-2006" (co-author), book published by Polish Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, 2008-2009.

"Causes of unregistered work in Poland" (co-author), book published by Polish Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs (Labour Market Department), 2008.

"Shadow Economies and Corruption in Transition Countries: Some Preliminary Findings" (co-authored), unpublished, 2007.

"The Gender Wage Gap among Young People in Italy" (co-author), CELPE DP, Università di Salerno No. 82, 2004.

project involvement: expert

case publications