Conferences & workshop

17th CSEF-IGIER Symposium on Economics and Institutions

The Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF) and the Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER Bocconi) jointly organize the 17th edition of the CSEF-IGIER Symposium on Economics and Institutions. The symposium is an informal 5-day workshop, with plenty of time for interaction and joint work, and sessions covering a broad range of topics in applied micro, finance, macroeconomics, and microeconomic theory.


Monday, June 26

13:30-14:00 Stefano Fiorin (Bocconi University)
How do Borrowers Respond to a Debt Moratorium? Experimental Evidence from Consumer Loans in India

14:00-14:30 Jakob Ahm Sorensen (Bocconi University)
Risk Neglect in the Corporate Bond Market

14:30-15:00 Coffee break

15:00-15:30 Clément Mazet-Sonilhac (Bocconi University)
Information Frictions in Credit Markets

15:30-16:00 Ettore Panetti (University of Naples Federico II & CSEF)
Savings, Efficiency, and Bank Runs

Tuesday, June 27

09:15-10:00 Keynote Lecture
Fabrizio Perri (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis)

10:00-10:30 Dmitriy Sergeyev (Bocconi University)
Does Monetary Policy Shape Oil Shocks’ Effects?

10:30-11:00 Tommaso Monacelli (Bocconi University)
HBANK: Monetary Policy with Heterogenous Banks

11:00-11:30  Coffee break

11:30-12:00 Thorsten Martin (Bocconi University)
Corporate Taxation and Carbon Emissions

12:00-12:30 Alessandra Fogli (Minneapolis Fed)
The End of the American Dream? Inequality and Segregation in US Cities

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-14:00 Gianmarco Ottaviano (Bocconi University)
Cultural Homophily and Collaboration in Superstar Teams

14:00-14:30 Annalisa Scognamiglio (University of Naples Federico II & CSEF)
JAQ of All Trades: Job Mismatch, Firm Productivity, and Managerial Quality

14:30-15:00 Coffee break

15:00-15:30 Valeria Zurla (University of Naples Federico II & CSEF)
How Should We Design Parental Leave Policies? Evidence from Two Reforms in Italy

15:30-16:00 Monica Langella (University of Naples Federico II & CSEF)
A Dip in a Bigger Pond – Access to Top Universities and Academic Performance

Wednesday, June 28

09:15-10:00 Keynote Lecture
Marina Halac (Yale University)

10:00-10:30 Luca Braghieri (Bocconi University)
Biased Decoding and the Foundations of Communication

10:30-11:00 Emiliano Catonini (New York University Shanghai)
Local Dominance

11:00-11:30 Coffee break

11:30-12:00 Antonio Penta (UPF)
Safe Implementation

12:00-12:30 Karolina Vocke (University of Innsbruck)
Anonymity and Stability

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-14:00 Nicolas Serrano-Velarde (Bocconi University)
Committing to Grow: Privatization and Firm Dynamics in East Germany

14:00-14:30 Tommaso Oliviero (University of Naples Federico II & CSEF)
Mafia Infiltration in Italian Private Companies during the Covid-19 Crisis

14:30-15:00 Coffee break

15:00-15:30 Sarah Eichmeyer (Bocconi University)
Parenthood in Poverty

15:30-16:00 Dimitris Christelis (University of Glasgow, CSEF and CFS)
The Causal Effect of Facemask-wearing on Symptomatic Infection from COVID-19: Observational Data Evidence from 26 European Countries and Israel

Thursday, June 29

09:15-10:00 Keynote Lecture
Richard Blundell (University College London and Institute for Fiscal Studies)

10:00-10:30 Marco Petterson (University of Naples Federico II & CSEF )
Estimation of a Latent Reference Point: Method and Application to NYC Taxi Drivers

10:30-11:00 Jan David Bakker (Bocconi University)
The Effects of Housing Policy in a Two-sided Market: Evidence from the Tenancy Fee Act

11:00-11:30 Coffee break

11:30-12:00 Silvia Vannutelli (Northwestern University)
Government Audits

12:00-12:30 Anna D’Annunzio  (Toulouse Business School)
Negative Tax Incidence with Multiproduct Firms

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-14:00 Fausto Panunzi (Bocconi University)
Endogenous Common Ownership

14:00-14:30 Christoph Carnehl (Bocconi University)
A Quest for Knowledge

14:30-15:00 Coffee break

15:00-15:30 Ksenia Shakhgildyan (Bocconi University)
AI & Data Obfuscation: Algorithmic Competition in Digital Ad Auctions

15:30-16:00 Marco Pagnozzi (University of Naples Federico II & CSEF)
Persistent Winners and Reserve Prices in Repeated Auctions

Friday, June 30

09:15-10:00 Keynote Lecture
Raffaella Sadun (Harvard Business School)

10:00-10:30 Maddalena Ronchi Kellogg School of Management (Northwestern University)
Think-Manager-Think-Male: the Role of Unconscious Discrimination in the Workplace

10:30-11:00 Vincenzo Pezone (Tilburg University)
Managerial Horizon and Corporate Labor Policies: Evidence from Fixed-term Boards

11:00-11:30 Coffee break

11:30-12:00 Immacolata Marino (University of Naples Federico II & CSEF)
How do Banks Respond to Non-performing Loans?

12:00-12:30 Nicola Limodio (Bocconi University)
Mobile Money, Interoperability, and Financial Inclusion

12:30-13:30 Lunch