Conferences & workshop

Badolato Labour & Organization Workshop (BLOW)


Thursday, 13 July 2023


14:30 – 15:15 Chair: Roberto Nisticò (Università di Napoli Federico II)

Keynote Lecture: Sonia Bhalotra (University of Warwick)
Antidepressant Treatment and School Performance (with M. Daysal and M. Trandafir)

15:15 – 15:30 Coffee Break

15:30 – 16:45 Chair: Saverio Simonelli (Università di Napoli Federico II)

Michele Giannola (Università di Napoli Federico II)
Early Education and Disadvantaged Children’s Developmental Trajectories: Experimental Evidence from Colombia (with R. Bernal and M. Nores)

Jenifer Ruiz Valenzuela (Universitat de Barcelona)
Paternity Leave and Child Development (with L. González, L. Farré, and C. Hupkau)

Valeria Zurla (Università di Napoli Federico II)
Social Insurance Programs and Preferences for Redistribution: A Bayesian Adaptive Choice Experiment (with M Drake, N. Thakral and L. Tô)

16:45 – 17:15 Coffee Break

17:15 – 18:30 Chair: Mattea Stein (Università di Napoli Federico II)

Tullio Jappelli (Università di Napoli Federico II)
Wealth Shocks and Portfolio Choice (with D. Christelis, G. Kenny, and D. Geogarakos)

Carla Ronza (Università di Napoli Federico II)
The Stability Effect of Elected Women: Gender or Seniority? (with A. Acconcia)

Enrico Rubolino (Université de Lausanne)
Market Externalities of Tax Evasion: Evidence from Preferential Tax Regimes (with I. Di Marzio and S. Mocetti)

20:30 Dinner

Friday, 14 July 2023


09:00 – 9:45 Chair: Tommaso Oliviero (Università di Napoli Federico II)

Keynote Lecture: Marco Pagano (Università di Napoli Federico II)
JAQ of All Trades: Job Mismatch, Firm Productivity, and Managerial Quality (with L. Coraggio, A. Scognamiglio and J. Tåg)

09:45 – 10:00 Coffee Break

10:00 – 11:15 Chair: Antonio Acconcia (Università di Napoli Federico II)

Simone Chinetti (Università di Napoli Federico II)
Firm Concentration, Collective Bargaining Agreements, and Unions

Ali Moghaddasi Kelishomi (Loughborough University)
Economic Sanctions and Informal Employment (with R. Nisticò)

Tommaso Oliviero (Università di Napoli Federico II)
After (Local) Taxes: Individuals’ and Firms’ Responses to Net Wage Differentials Across Co-Workers (with E. Di Porto and E. Rubolino)

11:15 – 11:45 Coffee Break

11:45 – 13:00 Chair: Alberto Zazzaro (Università di Napoli Federico II)

Nadia Campaniello (Università di Torino)
Gender Norms and Crime

Maria Rosaria Carillo (Università di Napoli Parthenope)
Violent Hate Crimes and Immigrants’ Social Identity: Evidence from the San Gennaro’s Massacre (with T. Venittelli and A. Zazzaro)

Giovanni Mastrobuoni (Collegio Carlo Alberto)
Strategic Marriages and Criminal Alliances (with M. Lalanne)

13:00 Lunch

19:00 – 20:30 Borgo Walking Tour and “Catojo” Aperitif

20:30 Dinner

Saturday, 15 July 2023 


09:00 – 09:45     Chair: Giovanni Pica (Università della Svizzera ztaliana)                             

Keynote Lecture: Francis Kramarz (CREST-ENSAE)                          
Matching Workers’ Skills and Firms’ Technologies: From Bundling to Unbundling (with P. Choné)

09:45 – 10:00    Coffee Break                                                                                                 

10:00 – 11:15     Chair: Marco Petterson (Università di Napoli Federico II)                      

Decio Coviello (HEC Montréal)                                                         
Gender Differences in Worker Response to the Minimum Wage (with E. Deserranno and N. Persico)                                

Francesco Drago (Università di Catania)                                                                                  
Municipalities Under Siege: Organized Crime Infiltration and the Misuse of Public Resources (with F. Calamunci, D. Ciccia, and R. Galbiati)                                                                       

Roberto Nisticò (Università di Napoli Federico II)                                                       
Workers’ Responses to Graded Security Contracts (with M. Bertoniand S. Chinetti)                                                                                                                                                             

11:15 – 11:45     Coffee Break                                                                                                                         

11:45 – 13:00     Chair: Vincenzo Carrieri (Università della Calabria)                            

Maria De Paola (INPS and Università della Calabria)                                                     
Guaranteed Minimum Income and Fertility (with G. Dachille, R. Nisticò and P. Tridico)                                                                                                                               

Lorenzo Pandolfi (Università di Napoli Federico II)                                                                                         
The Effects of Tenure-Track Systems on Selection, Productivity, and Fertility in Economics (with M. Nieddu and R. Nisticò)

Giovanni Pica (Università della Svizzera Italiana)                                               
Quality and Selection in Regulated Professions (with G. Basso, E. Brandimarti and M. Pellizzari)

13:00    Lunch