The Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF) was established in 1998 by the University of Naples Federico II, the University of Salerno, and Bocconi University to foster research and attract talent in all fields of economics and finance.

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Recent & forthcoming publications

Stefano Mengoli, Marco Pagano, and Pierpaolo Pattitoni

The Geography of Investor Attention

Forthcoming in Review of Corporate Finance Studies

Marianna Belloc, Francesco Drago, Mattia Fochesato, and Roberto Galbiati

Multigenerational Transmission of Wealth: Florence, 1403–1480

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2024, vol. 16(2), pp. 99-129

Francesco Lancia, Alessia Russo, and Tim Worrall

Intergenerational Insurance

Forthcoming in Journal of Political Economy

Vincenzo Bove, Jessica Di Salvatore, Leandro Elia, and Roberto Nisticò

Mothers at Peace: International Peacebuilding and Post-conflict Fertility

Journal of Development Economics, 2024, vol. 167, 103226

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Consumer risk-taking and stock market investment: Insights using the CES’s consumer finance module

Dimitris Christelis, Dimitris Georgarakos, Tullio Jappelli and Geoff Kenny


Note CSEF – Workplace Peer Effects in Fertility Decisions_short

Maria De Paola, Roberto Nisticò, and Vincenzo Scoppa


Beyond security: UN peacekeeping’s role in health and family planning

Vincenzo Bove, Jessica Di Salvatore, Leandro Elia and Roberto Nisticò

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