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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Forthcoming seminars & events

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Tuesday, 14 December 2021 – h. 13.30

CSEF Seminar with Gabriella Conti (University College London)


Wednesday, 15 December 2021 – h. 13.30

Lunch Talk with Michela Rancan (Università Politecnica delle Marche)

Floods and firms: vulnerabilities and resilience to natural disasters in Europe

Working papers

#631 Third-Party Interest, Resource Value, and the Likelihood of Conflict

Giacomo Battiston, Matteo Bizzarri, Riccardo Franceschin

#630 The Geography of Investor Attention

Stefano Mengoli, Marco Pagano, and Pierpaolo Pattitoni

#629 Loan Guarantees, Bank Lending and Credit Risk Reallocation

Carlo Altavilla, Andrew Ellul, Marco Pagano, Andrea Polo, and Thomas Vlassopoulos

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Recent & forthcoming publications

Edoardo Di Porto, Paolo Naticchioni and Vincenzo Scrutinio

Partial Lockdown and the Spread of Covid-19: Lessons from the Italian Case

Forthcoming in Journal of Health Economics

Florence Kondylis and Mattea Stein

The Speed of Justice

Forthcoming in The Review of Economics and Statistics

Decio Coviello, Immacolata Marino, Tommaso Nannicini, and Nicola Persico

Demand Shocks and Firm Investment: Micro-evidence from fiscal retrenchment in Italy

Forthcoming in The Economic Journal

Maria De Paola, Roberto Nisticò, and Vincenzo Scoppa

Employment Protection and Fertility Decisions: The Unintended Consequences of the Italian Jobs Act

Forthcoming in Economic Policy

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Public loan guarantees and credit substitution

Carlo Altavilla, Andrew Ellul, Marco Pagano, Andrea Polo, Thomas Vlassopoulos


Heterogenous effects of Covid-19 on households’ financial situation and consumption: Cross-country evidence from a new survey

Dimitris Christelis, Dimitris Georgarakos, Tullio Jappelli, and Geoff Kenny


Ricchezza sempre più concentrata anche in Italia

Salvatore Morelli

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