Born on February 20, 1977. Citizenship: Italian
Areas of research: Microeconomics
Search keywords: Loss aversion, Multiplier effect, Trade policy, Economics and Econometrics, Finance, Cross-border externalities, coordination failures, multilateral institutions, Export policy, Multiplier effect, Food crisis, WTO, Skilled/unskilled workers, Small open economy, Multiple equilibria, Technological Progress, Innovation, Economic growth, Entrepreneurship, International Migration, International Trade
Departments: Dipartimento di Economia e Finanza
CASMEF - Centro Arcelli per gli Studi Monetari e Finanziari
LLEE - LUISS Lab of European Economics
Main pubblications (last 10 years)
- The Puzzle of Immigration Policy (with Michele Ruta), in the Review of international economics, Vol. 19(5), 2011.
- Ambiguity Attitude, R&D Investments and Economic Growth (with Guido Cozzi), in the Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Vol. 21(2), 2011.
- On Robust Equilibria in Asymmetric R&D-Driven Growth Economies (with Luca Zamparelli), in Decisions in Economics and Finance, Vol. 34(1), 2011.
- Decision Makers Facing Uncertainty: Theory Vs. Evidence (with Karl Schlag and Sanne Zwart): in the Journal of Economic Psychology, Vol. 31(4), 2010.
- The importance of Industrial Policy in the Quality-Ladder Growth Models (with Luca Zamparelli): in The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics Vol. 7 : Iss. 1, 2008 (Topics).
- The Refoundation of Symmetric Equilibrium in Schumpeterian Growth Models (with Guido Cozzi and Luca Zamparelli), in the Journal of Economic Theory , Vol. 136(1), 2007.
- Do Sunspots Matter under Complete Ignorance? (with Guido Cozzi), in Research in Economics 3, 2006.
- Prejudice and Immigration (with Michele Ruta). CeLEG Working Paper n. 0904, 2009, submitted 2012.
- Uncertainty Averse Bank Runners (with Guido Cozzi). Working Paper 2008_03, Department of Economics, University of Glasgow, under review 2012.
- Coordination Failures in Immigration Policy (with Michele Ruta): CeLEG Working Paper, 1101, WTO Staff Working Paper ERSD-2011-012, and LLEE Working Document n. 91, revise&resubmit at The Journal of International Economics.
- On the Dynamic Implications of Internal Finance in R&D Races (with Carlos Ponce): in progress, 2012.
- Strategic Complementarities in the Process of Innovation: Theory and Evidence, in progress, 2012.
- Food Prices and the Multiplier Effect of Export Policy (with Nadia Rocha and Michele Ruta): in progress, 2012.
- Innovazione e ricerca nella teoria neoclassica (with Luca Zamparelli), in "Ricerca, innovazione e crescita in Europa: fatti, teorie e politiche" (edited by M. Franzini, M. Giannini and L. Zamparelli). EGEA: Bocconi University Press, forthcoming 2012.
- La politica industriale nei modelli di crescita con innovazione verticale (with Luca Zamparelli), in "Ricerca, innovazione e crescita in Europa: fatti, teorie e politiche" (edited by M. Franzini, M. Giannini and L. Zamparelli). EGEA: Bocconi University Press, forthcoming 2012.
- Decision-Making under Uncertainty: Applications to Sunspot Theory and Schumpeterian Growth Theory, in the Rivista Italiana degli Economisti, n. 1 (2006): publication of a long abstract of the doctoral dissertation as winner of the SIE prize 2005.