Forthcoming Seminars

There are currently no forthcoming seminars scheduled

Spring 2024

JM Seminar | Monday, 8 January 2024 – h. 13.30

Riccardo Silvestrini (Erasmus University Rotterdam and Tinbergen Institute)

Market Power Increase and Sectoral Heterogeneity: the Role of e-Commerce Platforms

JM Seminar | Tuesday, 9 January 2024 – h. 13.30

Giulia Buccione (Brown University)

Religious Messaging and Adaptation to Water Scarcity: Evidence from Jordan

JM Seminar | Thursday, 11 January 2024 – h. 13.30

Mario Bernasconi (Tilburg University)

Pension Reforms and Partial Retirement (joint with Tunga Kantarci)

JM Seminar | Friday, 12 January 2024 – h. 13.30

Lisa Knauer (TUM School of Management)

Private Activity Bonds as Investment Subsidy: Evidence from the 1986 Cap on Bond Volumes

JM Seminar | Wednesday, 17 January 2024 – h. 13.30

Fabrizio Leone (ECARES)

Global Robots

JM Seminar | Thursday, 18 January 2024 – h. 13.30

Giacomo Rubbini (Brown University)

Mechanism Design without Rational Expectations

JM Seminar | Friday, 19 January 2024 – h. 13.30

Pietro Dall'Ara (Boston College)

Coordination in Complex Environments

JM Seminar | Monday, 22 January 2024 – h. 13.30

Giulia Gitti (Brown University)

Nonlinearities in the Regional Phillips Curve with Labor Market Tightness

JM Seminar | Tuesday, 23 January 2024 – h. 13.30

Massimiliano Bondatti (Nova School of Business and Economics)

Subjective Risk Premia and Intermediary Asset Pricing: Evidence From Commodity Markets

JM Seminar | Thursday, 25 January 2024 – h. 13.30

Gianmarco Ruzzier (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

Specialized banks and the transmission of monetary policy: Evidence from the U.S. syndicated loan market

JM Seminar | Friday, 26 January 2024 – h. 13.30

María Alexandra Castellanos (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)

Immigration, Parenthood and Child Penalties

JM Seminar | Monday, 29 January 2024 – h. 13.30

Edoardo Briganti (University of California San Diego)

On the Effects of Government Purchases and Their Transmission Mechanism

JM Seminar | Tuesday, 30 January 2023 – h. 13.30

Lorenzo Incoronato (University College London)

Place-Based Industrial Policies and Local Agglomeration in the Long Run (joint with Salvatore Lattanzio)

JM Seminar | Wednesday, 31 January 2024 – h. 13.30

Veronica De Falco (Harvard University)

Investor Heterogeneity and Large-Scale Asset Purchases (joint with Johannes Breckenfelder)

JM Seminar | Monday, 5 February 2024 – h. 13.30

Marta Cota (CERGE-EI)

Financial Skills and Search in the Mortgage Market (joint with Ante Sterc)

JM Seminar | Wednesday, 7 February 2024 - h. 13.30

Luigi Pollio (Boston College)

Customer Capital and the Aggregate Effects of Short-Termism (joint with Marco Errico, Alessandro Dario Lavia)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 20 February 2024 – h. 13.30

Marek Pycia (University of Zurich)

A Case for Pay-as-Bid Auctions (joint with Kyle Woodward)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 28 February 2024 – h. 13.30

Pietro Panizza (University of Naples Federico II)

Tenure, Accountability and Electoral Selection: Evidence from Italy

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 5 March 2024 – h. 13.30

Matt Elliott (Cambridge University)

Globalizing Supply Networks: The impact on Innovation and Fragility (joint with Matt Jackson)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 6 March 2024 – h. 13.30

Glenn Magerman (ECARES)

A theory of equality and growth (joint with Bastien Bernon)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 12 March 2024 – h. 13.30

Marcin Kacperczyk (Imperial College London)

Carbon-Transition Risk and Net-Zero Portfolios (joint with Gino Cenedese, Shangqi Han)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 19 March 2024 – h. 13.30

Sule Alan (European University Institute)

Managing Behavior in the Classroom to Improve Learning: Lessons from a Classroom Management Program

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 20 March 2024 – h. 13.30

Vladimir Asriyan (CREI - Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

The Macroeconomics of Firm Forecasts (joint with Alexandre Kohlhas)

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 25 March 2024 – h. 13.30

Helmut Rainer (University of Munich and ifo Institute)

Deterrence or Backlash? Arrests and the Dynamics of Domestic Violence

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 26 March 2024 – h. 13.30

Nick Netzer (University of Zurich)

Risk Perception (joint with Arthur Robson, Jakub Steiner, Pavel Kocourek )

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 27 March 2024 – h. 13.30

Giuseppe De Feo (University of Liverpool)

Elections for sale? Evidence from financial transactions around elections in Italy (joint with G. De Luca, M. Gara, M. Siino)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 3 April 2024 – h. 13.30

Bo Becker (Stockholm School of Economics)

Banking Without Branches (Joint with Niklas Amberg)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 9 April 2024 – h. 13.30

Catia Batista (Nova School of Business and Economics)

What Matters for the Decision to Study Abroad? A Lab-in-the-Field Experiment in Cape Verde (joint with David M Costa, Pedro Freitas, Gonçalo Lima, Ana B Reis)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 10 April 2024 – h. 13.30

Paula Onuchic (Oxford University)

Disclosure and Incentives in Teams (joint with Joao Ramos)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 16 April 2024 – h. 13.30

Roberto Tubaldi ( BI Oslo - Norwegian Business School)

Supply Chain Shortages, Large Firms’ Market Power, and Inflation (joint with Francesco Franzoni, Mariassunta Giannetti)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 17 April 2024 – h. 13.30

Almudena Sevilla (London School of Economics and Political Science)

Gender Differences in Performance: The Role of External Testing Environments (joint with José Montalbán)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 23 April 2024 – h. 13.30

Claudia Custodio (Imperial College)

Credit Access and Market Access: Evidence From a Portuguese Credit Guarantee Scheme (joint with Christopher Hansman, Bernardo Mendes)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 24 April 2024 – h. 13.30

Niccolò Lomys (University of Naples Federico II and CSEF)

Identification in Search Models with Social Information (Joint with Emanuele Tarantino)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 14 May 2024 – h. 13.30

Pablo Garriga (The World Bank)

Payments Under the Table in Latin America (joint with Javier Feinmann, Ana Franco, Nathalie Gonzalez-Prieto, Roberto Hsu Rocha, Maximiliano Lauletta)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 15 May 2024 – h. 13.30

Miguel Ferreira (Nova SBE)

The Heterogeneous Effects of Household Debt Relief (joint with Manuel Adelino, Miguel Oliveira)

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 20 May 2024 – h. 13.30

Elisa Rubbo (University of Chicago - Booth School of Business)

Monetary non-neutrality in the cross section

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 27 May 2024 – h. 13.30

Lorenzo Bastianello (Ca' Foscari University)

Discounted Subjective Expected Utility in Continuous Time (joint with Vassili Vergopoulos, U. Paris Panthéon-Assas)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 28 May 2024 – h. 13.30

Adrien Bilal (Harvard University)

The Macroeconomic Impact of Climate Change: Global vs. Local Temperature (joint with Diego R. Känzig)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 29 May 2024 – h. 13.30

Riccardo Franceschin (Sabanci University)

Asymmetric Shocks and Heterogeneous Worker Mobility (joint with Simon Görlach)

Spring 2023

JM Seminar | Monday, 9 January 2023 – h. 13.30

Armando Miano (Harvard University)

Search Costs, Outside Options, and On-the-Job Search

JM Seminar | Tuesday, 10 January 2023 – h. 13.30

Andrea Ramazzotti (London School of Economics and Political Science)

Wage Setting and School Enrollment: The Influence of Collective Agreements on Human Capital Accumulation in Italy, 1960s-1980s


JM Seminar | Wednesday, 11 January 2023 – h. 13.30

Enrico Miglino (University College London)

Parliamentary pensions and government stability. Can economic incentives ‘transform’ MPs’ votes?

JM Seminar | Thursday, 12 January 2023 – h. 13.30

Cosimo Petracchi (Brown University)

Exchange-Rate Regimes and Exporter-Importers

JM Seminar | Monday, 16 January 2023 – h. 13.30

Victor Augias (Sciences Po)

Non-Market Allocation Mechanisms: Optimal Design and Investment Incentives (joint with Eduardo Perez-Richet)

JM Seminar | Wednesday, 18 January 2023 – h. 13.00

Martina Uccioli (MIT)

What Works for Working Mothers? A Regular Schedule Lowers the Child Penalty (joint with Ludovica Ciasullo)

JM Seminar | Friday, 20 January 2023 – h. 13.30

Sophie Kreutzkamp (University of Bonn)

Endogenous Information Acquisition in Cheap-Talk Games

JM Seminar | Monday, 23 January 2023 – h. 13.30

Giulia Vattuone (University of Warwick)

Worker Sorting and the Gender Wage Gap

JM Seminar | Tuesday, 24 January 2023 – h. 13.30

Federico Puglisi (Northwestern University)

State-Dependent Pass-through from Monetary Policy to Lending Rates

JM Seminar | Wednesday, 25 January 2023 – h. 13.30

Jingni Yang (Australian National University)

Giving According To Agreement (joint with Jan Heufer, Paul van Bruggen)

JM Seminar | Friday, 27 January 2023 – h. 13.30

Cristiano Mantovani (UPF)

Hours-Biased Technological Change

JM Seminar | Monday, 30 January 2023 – h. 13.30

Elena Ashtari Tafti (University College London)

Technology, Skills, and Performance: The Case of Robots in Surgery

JM Seminar | Tuesday, 31 January 2023 – h. 13.30

Mattia Colombo (University of Mannheim)

Board Connections and Competition in Airline Markets

JM Seminar | Thursday, 2 February 2023 – h. 13.30

Valerio Pieroni (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)

Wealth Distribution and Monetary Policy

JM Seminar | Friday, 3 February 2023

Francesco Mazzola (Rotterdam School of Management - Erasmus University)

Electronic Foreclosures

JM Seminar | Monday, 6 February 2023 – h. 13.30

Karolina Vocke (University of Innsbruck)

Anonymity and stability

(JM) Webinar | Friday, 10 February 2023 – h. 13.30

Maria Ptashkina (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

Revisiting the Effects of Preferential Trade Agreements

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 28 February 2023 – h. 13.30

Andrea Attar (Toulouse School of Economics & Tor Vergata University of Rome)

Keeping the Agents in the Dark: Private Disclosures in Competing Mechanisms (Joint with Eloisa Campioni, Thomas Mariotti, Alessandro Pavan)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 7 March 2023 – h. 13.00

Pawel Bukowski (University College London & London School of Economics)

Wealth Inequality and Ethnic Conflict: the Extreme Right Among German Bohemians

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 8 March 2023 – h. 13.30

Emmanuel Caiazzo (University of Naples Federico II )

Bank Diversity and Financial Contagion

CSEF Seminar | Friday, 10 March 2023 – h. 14:00

Claudio Mezzetti (University of Queensland)

Manipulative Disclosure

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 14 March 2022 – h. 13.30

Francesco Squintani (University of Warwick)


Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 15 March 2023 – h. 13.30

Matteo Bizzarri (University of Naples Federico II and CSEF)

Common Ownership in Production Networks (joint with Fernando Vega-Redondo)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 21 March 2023 – h. 13.30

Tore Ellingsen (Stockholm School of Economics)

A Model of Social Duties

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 22 March 2023 – h. 13.30

Elia Sartori (University of Naples Federico II and CSEF)

Using Prediction Models to Design Tax Audit Policies: Incentives Vs Targeting (joint with Matteo Paradisi and Luca Miani)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 28 March 2023 – h. 13.30

Abhijeet Singh (Stockholm School of Economics)

The incidence of affirmative action: Evidence from quotas in private schools in India (joint with Mauricio Romero)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 4 April 2023 – h. 13.30

Isabelle Mejean (Sciences Po)

Energy cost pass-through and the rise of inflation (joint with Raphaël Lafrogne-Joussier and Julien Martin)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 12 April 2023 – h. 13.30

Alessandro Tarozzi (European University Institute)

The Rise and Fall of SES Gradients in Heights around the World (joint with Elisabetta Aurino, Adriana Lleras-Muney, Brendan Tinoco)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 18 April 2023 – h. 13.30

Federico Rossi (University of Warwick)

Skill Supply and the Organization of Production

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 19 April 2023 – h. 13.30

Mattea Stein (University of Naples Federico II and CSEF)

Using third-party data to improve tax compliance in a context of low enforcement capacity (joint with Léo Czajka, Florence Kondylis and Bassirou Sarr)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 26 April 2023 – h. 13.30

Daniel Gottlieb (London School of Economics and Political Science)

Market Power and Insurance Coverage

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 2 May 2023 – h. 13.30

Michele Polo (Bocconi University)

Acquisitions, innovation and the entrenchment of monopoly (joint with Vincenzo Denicolò)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 3 May 2023 – h. 13.30

Carla Guerriero (University of Naples Federico II and CSEF)

Choice and Rationality in Children (joint with Daniele Cagliari, Valentino Dardanoni, Paola Manzini, Marco Mariotti)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 9 May 2023 – h. 13.30

Mike Burkart (London School of Economics and Political Science)

The Evolution of the Market for Corporate Control (joint with Samuel Lee and Paul Voss)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 10 May 2023 – h. 13.30

Niccolò Lomys (University of Naples Federico II and CSEF)

Robust Identification and Estimation in Repeated Games (joint with Cristina Gualdani and Lorenzo Magnolfi)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 16 May 2023 – h. 13.30

Massimo Marinacci (Bocconi University)

Decision Making under Model Misspecification

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 17 May 2023 – h. 13.30

Francesc Dilmé (University of Bonn)

Lexicographic Numbers in Extensive Form Games

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 23 May 2023 – h. 13.30

Lucia Corno (Cattolica University)

Norm Replacement and Information. A Field Experiment on Ending Female Genital Cutting (joint with E. La Ferrara)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 24 May 2023 – h. 13.30

Ali Moghaddasi Kelishomi (Loughborough Business School)

Sorting, Inequality and Redistributive Taxation (joint with Teng Ge)

Lunch Talk | Thursday, 25 May 2023 – h. 13.30

Fabrizio Panebianco (Cattolica University of Milan)

From chance to choice. The economics of human enhancement (joint with Giovanni Immordino)

Lunch Talk | Monday, 29 May 2023 – h. 13.30

Matteo Paradisi (Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance - EIEF)

Audit rule disclosure and tax compliance (joint with E. Di Gregorio and E. Sartori)

Lunch Talk | Thursday, 1 June 2023 – h. 13.30

Chiara Aina (University of Zurich)

Tailored Stories

Fall 2023

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 26 September 2023 – h. 13.30

Maarten de Ridder (London School of Economics and Political Science)

Lost in Transition: Financial Barriers to Green Innovation

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 27 September 2023 – h. 13.30

Francesca Trivellato (Institute for Advanced Study)

Limited Liability Between Theory and History: Evidence from Tuscany,1450-1800

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 3 October 2023 – h. 13.30

Artashes Karapeytan (ESSEC Business School)

The Credit Reallocation Channel of Covered Interest Parity Deviations (joint with Filippo Ippolito, Ragnar Juelsrud, Jose Luis Peydro, Olav Syrstad)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 4 October 2023 – h. 13.30

Elia Sartori (University of Naples Federico II and CSEF)

The Noise is in the Mind: Existence of Trading Equilibria with Transparent Prices (joint with Franz Ostrizek)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 10 October 2023 – h. 13.30

Libertad González (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

Does Paternity Leave Promote Gender Equality within Households? (joint with Hosny Zoabi)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 11 October 2023 – h. 13.30

Pietro Salmaso (University of Naples Federico II )

Dynamic One-Sided Matching

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 17 October 2023 – h. 13.30

Seppo Honkapohja (Aalto University School of Business)

On robustness of average inflation targeting (joint with Nigel McClung)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 18 October 2023 – h. 13.30

Mario F. Carillo (University of Naples Federico II and CSEF)

Populism and Complexity (joint with Dana Foarta and Maria Petrova)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 24 October 2023 – h. 13.30

Virginia Minni (Institute for Fiscal Studies)

Meaning at work (joint with Nava Ashraf, Oriana Bandiera and Luigi Zingales)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 25 October 2023 – h. 13.30

Catherine Casamatta (Toulouse School of Economics)

Lending and monitoring: Big Tech vs Banks (joint with Matthieu Bouvard and Rui Xiong)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 31 October 2023 – h. 13.30

Agnese Leonello (European Central Bank)

CBDC and financial stability (joint with with T. Ahnert, P. Hoffmann and D. Porcellacchia)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 7 November 2023 – h. 13.30

Deniz Kattwinkel (University College London)

Optimal Decision Mechanisms for Juries: Acquitting the Guilty (joint with Alexander Winter)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 8 November 2023 – h. 13.30

Eirik Gaard Kristiansen (Norwegian School of Economics)

An Efficiency Wage Model that Fits Data (joint with Tore Ellingsen)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 14 November 2023 – h. 13.30

Marta Prato (Bocconi University)

Career Choice of Entrepreneurs and the Rise of Smart Firms (joint with Ufuk Akcigit, Harun Alp, and Jeremy Pearce)

CSEF Seminar | Thursday, 16 November 2023 – h. 13.30

Shaowei Ke (China Europe International Business School - CEIBS)

Decision Making Under Multidimensional Uncertainty

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 21 November 2023 – h. 13.30

Alexia Delfino (Bocconi University)

Learning to see the world’s opportunities: memory, mental experiencing and the economic lives of the vulnerable (joint with Nava Ashraf, Gharad Bryan, Emily Holmes, Leonardo Iacovone, Christian Meyer and Ashley Pople)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 22 November 2023 – h. 13.30

Ernst-Ludwig von Thadden (University of Mannheim)

Fiscal Policy and the Balance Sheet of the Private Sector (joint with Hans Gersbach, Jean-Charles Rochet)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 28 November 2023 – h. 13.30

Giuseppe Sorrenti (University of Amsterdam)

Talent is everywhere, opportunity is not: Online role model mentoring and students’ aspirations (joint with Pietro Biroli, Amalia Di Girolamo, and Maddalena Totarelli)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 29 November 2023 – h. 13.30

Massimo Pulejo (University of Milan)

Attacking Women or their Policies? Understanding Violence Against Women in Politics (joint with Gianmarco Daniele and Gemma Dipoppa)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 5 December 2023 – h. 13.30

Paul Heidhues (Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics)


Fall 2022

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 27 September 2022 – h. 13.30

Sarah Auster (University of Bonn)

Prolonged Learning and Hasty Stopping: the Wald Problem with Ambiguity (joint with Yeon-Koo Che, Konrad Mierendorff)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 4 October 2022 – h. 13.30

Stefano Pica (Bank of Italy)

The Real Effects of Household Expectations: Evidence from the Euro Area (joint with Clodomiro Ferreira)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 5 October 2022 – h. 13.30

Alexander Borisov (University of Cincinnati)

Information Asymmetry, External Certification, and the Cost of Bank Debt

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 11 October 2022 – h. 13.30

Artashes Karapetyan (ESSEC Business School)

Inefficient Regulation: Mortgages versus Total Credit (joint with Jens Kvaerner, Maximilian Rohrer)


Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 12 October 2022 – h. 13.30

Luca Anderlini (University of Naples Federico II and CSEF)

The Emergence of Enforcement (joint with Leonardo Felli and Michele Piccione)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 18 October 2022 – h. 13.30

Patricia Funk (Università della Svizzera italiana)

Gender Gaps at the Academies

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 25 October 2022 – h. 13.30

Gil Nogueira (Banco de Portugal)

Corporate Reorganization as Labor Insurance in Bankruptcy (joint with Diana Bonfim)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 26 October 2022 – h. 13.30

Jonathan Pratschke (University of Naples and CSEF)

Explaining the Sinn Féin surge in the Irish 2020 general election: A spatial analysis of tally data for electoral districts (joint with Ian Richardson )

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 8 November 2022 – h. 13.30

Francesco Fasani (University of Milan)

When non-native speakers compete for top schools: Displacement and peer effects in primary education (joint with Elisa Facchetti, Elisabetta Pasini, Barbara Petrongolo)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 15 November 2022 – h. 13.30

Barbara Biasi (Yale School of Management)

The Education-Innovation Gap (joint with Song Ma)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 16 November 2022 – h. 13.30

Daniele Massacci (University of Naples Federico II)

Factor Models with Downside Risk (joint with Lucio Sarno, Lorenzo Trapani)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 22 November 2022 – h. 13.30

Ingela Alger (Toulouse School of Economics)

The evolution of early hominin food production and sharing (joint with Slimane Dridi, Jonathan Stieglitz, Michael Wilson)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 23 November 2022 – h. 13.30

Roberto Rondinelli (University of Naples Federico II)

Cultures as networks of cultural traits: A unifying framework for measuring culture and cultural distances (joint with Luca De Benedictis, Veronica Vinciotti)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 29 November 2022 – h. 13.30

Claudio Michelacci (Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance - EIEF)

Overborrowing in the North and the South (joint with Luigi Paciello)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 30 November 2022 – h. 13.30

Ettore Panetti (University of Naples and CSEF)

Kicking the Dog and meaning the Master: Optimal Policy against Bank Resolution Forbearance

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 6 December 2022 – h. 13.30

Megha Patnaik (LUISS University)

Management practices and resilience to shocks: Evidence from COVID-19 (joint with Andrea Lamorgese, Andrea Linarello, Fabiano Schivardi)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 13 December 2022 – h. 13.30

Emanuele Colonnelli (The University of Chicago Booth School of Business)


Spring 2022

JM Seminar | Monday, 10 January 2022 – h. 13.30

Lorenzo Stanca (Northwestern University)

Recursive Preferences, Correlation Aversion, and the Temporal Resolution of Uncertainty

JM Seminar | Tuesday, 11 January 2022 – h. 13.30

Melika Liporace (Bocconi University)

4 Things Nobody Tells You About Online News: a Model for the New News Market

JM Seminar | Wednesday, 12 January 2022 – h. 13.30

Christian Kubitza (University of Bonn)

Investor-Driven Corporate Finance: Evidence from Insurance Markets

JM Seminar | Thursday, 13 January 2022 – h. 13.30

Arthur Dolgopolov (European University Institute)

Reinforcement Learning in a Prisoner’s Dilemma

JM Seminar | Monday, 17 January 2022 – h. 13.30

Michele Andreolli (London Business School)

Monetary Policy and the Maturity Structure of Public Debt

JM Seminar | Tuesday, 18 January 2022 – h. 13.30

Alaïs Martin-Baillon (Sciences Po)

When should we tax firms? Optimal corporate taxation with firm heterogeneity

JM Seminar | Wednesday, 19 January 2022 – h. 13.30

Enrico De Magistris (Boston University)

Investing in Outside Options in Bargaining

JM Seminar | Thursday, 20 January 2022 – h. 13.30

Martina Zanella (London School of Economics and Political Science)

Stereotypical Selection

JM Seminar | Monday, 24 January 2022 – h. 13.30

Elisa Facchetti (Queen Mary University of London)

Police Infrastructure, Police Performance, and Crime: Evidence from Austerity Cuts

JM Seminar | Wednesday, 26 January 2022 – h. 13.30

Riccardo A. Cioffi (Princeton University)

Heterogeneous Risk Exposure and the Dynamics of Wealth Inequality

JM Seminar | Thursday, 27 January 2022 – h. 13.30

Valeria Zurla (Brown University)

How Should We Design Parental Leave Policies? Evidence from Two Reforms in Italy

JM Seminar | Monday, 31 January 2022 – h. 13.30

Angelo D’Andrea (Bocconi University)

Broadband and Bank Intermediation (joint with Marco Pelosi, Enrico Sette)

JM Seminar | Tuesday, 15 February 2022 – h. 16.30

Niccolò Lomys (Toulouse School of Economics)

Estimation of Games under No Regret (joint with Lorenzo Magnolfi, Camilla Roncoroni)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 23 February 2022 – h. 13.30

Michele Giannola (University of Naples and CSEF)

Helping Struggling Students and Benefiting All: Peer Effects in Primary Education (joint with Sami Berlinski and Matias Busso)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 8 March 2022 – h. 13.00

Franz Ostrizek (University of Bonn)

Screening with Frames: Implementation in Extensive Form (joint with Denis Shishkin)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 9 March 2022 – h. 13.30

Carla Ronza (University of Naples )

Women’s Representation in Politics and Government Stability (joint with Antonio Acconcia)

Lunch Talk | Thursday, 10 March 2022 – h. 12.00

Ali Moghaddasi (Loughborough University)

A Field Study of Donor Behavior in the Iranian Kidney Market (joint with Daniel Sgroi)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 15 March 2022 – h. 13.30

José Azar (University of Navarra)

Estimating Oligopoly with Shareholder Voting Models (joint with Ricardo Ribeiro)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 16 March 2022 – h. 13.30

Luca Picariello (University of Naples and CSEF)

Corporate Governance, Favoritism and Careers (joint with Marco Pagano)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 23 March 2022 – h. 13.30

Francesco Flaviano Russo (University of Naples and CSEF)

Cultural Assimilation and Social Segregation of a Minority

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 29 March 2022 – h. 13.30 - Cancelled

Barbara Biasi (Yale School of Management)

The Education-Innovation Gap (joint with Song Ma)

CSEF Seminar | Friday, 8 April 2022 – h. 14:00

Pierpaolo Battigalli (Bocconi University)

Games with Noisy Signals About Emotions (joint with Nicolò Generoso)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 12 April 2022 – h. 12.00

Gustavo de Souza (IIES - Institute for International Economic Studies)

On the Political and Economic Determinants of Redistribution: Pecuniary Gains, Ideological Gains, or Institutions?

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 13 April 2022 – h. 13.30

Roberto Iacono (Norwegian University of Science and Technology - NTNU)

A Micro Perspective on r > g (joint with Elisa Palagi)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 26 April 2022 – h. 13.30

Diana Bonfim (Banco de Portugal)

Sovereign-Bank Diabolic Loop: The Government Procurement Channel (joint with Miguel A. Ferreira, Francisco Queiró, Sujiao Zhao)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 27 April 2022 – h. 13.30

Antonio Rosato (University of Queensland, University of Naples and CSEF)

Quality is in the Eye of the Beholder: Taste Projection in Markets with Observational Learning (joint with Tristan Gagnon-Bartsch)

CSEF Seminar | Friday, 29 April 2022 – h. 13.30

Andrei Zeleneev (University College London)

Identification and Estimation of Network Models with Nonparametric Unobserved Heterogeneity

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 11 May 2022 – h. 13.30

Elia Sartori (University of Naples and CSEF)

Rating Bidders in Sequential Auctions

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 17 May 2022 – h. 13.30

Daniel Ferreira (London School of Economics and Political Science)

A Theory of Subtle Discrimination (joint with Elena Pikulina)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 18 May 2022 – h. 13.30

Matteo Bizzarri (University of Naples and CSEF)

Learning, over-reaction and heterogeneity (joint with Daniele d'Arienzo)

CSEF Seminar | Friday, 20 May 2022 – h. 14.00

Stephen Morris (MIT)

The Power of Confidence and Ignorance in Coordination Problems (joint with Ben Golub)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 24 May 2022 – h. 13.30

Larry Samuelson (Yale University)

The Analogical Foundations of Cooperation

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 25 May 2022 – h. 13.30

Giorgio Ottonello (NOVA School of Business and Economics)

Bank Connections and Firms’Access to the Bond Market

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 31 May 2022 – h. 13.30

Christian Julliard ( London School of Economics)

Consumption (joint with Svetlana Bryzgalova)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 7 June 2022 – h. 13.30

Ayşegül Şahin (University of Texas at Austin)

The Dual U.S. Labor Market Uncovered (joint with Hie Joo Ahn, Bart Hobijn)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 8 June 2022 – h. 13.30

Anusha Guha (University College London)

What Determines Teacher Quality in a High-Performing Education System? Value-Added Estimates for Primary Schools in Vietnam (joint with Pedro Carneiro, Paul Glewwe and Sonya Krutikova)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 14 June 2022 – h. 13.30

Antonio Miralles (University of Messina)

Catchment Areas, Stratification and Access to Better Schools (joint with Caterina Calsamiglia)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 15 June 2022 – h. 13.30

Rodrigo Ceni Gonzalez ( Instituto de Economía, FCEyA, Universidad de la República)

Distributive effects of a coordinated wage bargaining scheme (joint with Pablo Blanchard, Paula Carrasco, Cecilia Parada y Sofía Santín)

Fall 2021

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 5 October 2021 – h. 13.30

Farzad Saidi (University of Bonn)

The Allocative Effects of Banks’ Funding Costs (joint with Anne Duquerroy, Adrien Matray)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 12 October 2021 – h. 13.30

Liyan Shi (Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance - EIEF)

Equilibrium Executive Compensation (joint with Gilles Chemla and Alejandro Rivera)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 19 October 2021 – h. 13.30

Silvia Sarpietro (University of Bologna)

Individual Forecast Selection (joint with Raffaella Giacomini and Sokbae (Simon) Lee )

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 26 October 2021 – h. 13.30

Francesco Sannino (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management)

Persuading Experts in Over-the-Counter Markets

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 27 October 2021 – h. 13.30

Matteo Paradisi (Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance)

Countries for Old Men: An Analysis of the Age Wage Gap (joint with Nicola Bianchi)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 9 November 2021 – h. 13.30

Marco Fabbri (University Pompeu Fabra)

Expressive Property (joint with Giuseppe Dari-Mattiacci, Matteo Rizzolli)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 10 November 2021 – h. 13.30

Youssef Cassis (European University Institute)

The Memory of Financial Crises: Financial Actors and Global Risk

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 16 November 2021 – h. 13.30

Federico Vaccari (IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca)

Influential News and Policy-making

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 17 November 2021 – h. 13.30

Ettore Panetti (University of Naples and CSEF)

Bank Recovery and Resolution, Liquidity Management and Fragility (joint with Luca Deidda )

Lunch Talk | Tuesday, 23 November 2021 – h. 13.30

Vincenzo Pezone (Tilburg University)

The Carrot and the Stick: Bank Bailouts and the Disciplining Role of Board Appointments (joint with Christian Mücke, Loriana Pelizzon and Anjan Thakor)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 30 November 2021 – h. 13.30

Marta Troya-Martinez (New Economic School)

Mobbed Up: Mafia Control of US Labor Unions as Cartel Enforcement ( joint with Giovanni Mastrobuoni and Andrea Matranga)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 1 December 2021 – h. 13.30

Jonathan Pratschke (University of Naples and CSEF)

Service user involvement: a systematic review of the literature using Embase

Lunch Talk | Tuesday, 7 December 2021 – h. 13.30

Carmine Guerriero (University of Bologna)

The Origins of Political Institutions and Property Rights (joint with Giacomo Benati and Federico Zaina)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 14 December 2021 – h. 13.30

Gabriella Conti (University College London)

Workforce quality in early interventions: Evidence from a large-scale home visiting programme (joint with Sarah Cattan and Christine Farquahrson)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 15 December 2021 – h. 13.30

Michela Rancan (Università Politecnica delle Marche)

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

JM Seminar | Wednesday, 22 December 2021 – h. 13.00

Matteo Camboni (Northwestern University)

Monitoring Team Members: Information Waste and the Self-Promotion Trap (joint with Michael Porcellacchia)




Spring 2021

Lunch Talk | Thursday, 7 January 2021 - h. 13.30

Alberto Bennardo (University of Salerno and CSEF)

Acquisition and Communication of Hard Information with Multidimensional Moral Hazard (joint with Antonio Abatemarco)


(JM) Webinar | Friday, 8 January 2021 – h. 17.00

Silvia Sarpietro (University College London)

Dynamic Unobservable Heterogeneity: Income Inequality and Job Polarization

(JM) Webinar | Monday, 11 January 2021 – h. 17.00

Matteo Bizzarri (Bocconi University)

Supply and Demand Function Equilibrium: Trade in a Network of Superstar Firms

(JM) Webinar | Tuesday, 12 January 2021 – h. 17.00

Yajna Govind (Paris School of Economics)

Is naturalization a passport for better labor market integration? Evidence from a quasi-experimental setting

(JM) Webinar | Thursday, 14 January 2021 - h. 17.00

Fernando Payró Chew (Boston University)

Mixture-Dependent Preference for Commitment

(JM) Webinar | Monday, 18 January 2021 – h. 17.00

Simon Finster (University of Oxford)

Selling Multiple Complements with Packaging Costs

(JM) Webinar | Wednesday, 20 January 2021 – h. 17.00

Michele Giannola (University College London)

Parental Investments and Intra-household Inequality in Child Development: Theory, Measurement, and Evidence from a Lab-in-the-Field Experiment

(JM) Webinar | Thursday, 21 January 2021 - h. 17.00

Francesco Celentano (University of Wisconsin - Madison)

How do Independent Boards Affect Shareholder Value? Evidence from a Structural Estimation

(JM) Webinar | Friday, 22 January 2021 – h. 17.00

Silvia Vannutelli (Boston University)

From Lapdogs to Watchdogs: Random Auditor Assignment and Municipal Fiscal Performance in Italy

(JM) Webinar | Tuesday, 26 January 2021 – h. 18.00

Felix Holub (University of Mannheim)

Gender Gaps and the Role of Bosses (joint with Moritz Drechsel-Grau)

(JM) Webinar | Wednesday, 27 January 2021 – h. 17.00

Pauline Vorjohann (Humboldt University Berlin)

Reference-dependent choice bracketing

(JM) Webinar | Thursday, 28 January 2021 - h. 17.00

Nikoloz Pkhakadze (Georgetown University)

Polarizing Cheap Talk

(JM) Webinar | Friday, 29 January 2021 – h. 17.00

Gustavo de Souza (University of Chicago)

The Labor Market Consequences of Appropriate Technology

(JM) Webinar | Monday, 1 February 2021 – h. 17.00

Alina Kristin Bartscher (University of Bonn)

It Takes Two to Borrow: The Effects of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act on Homeownership and Mortgage Debt of Married Couples

(JM) Webinar | Tuesday, 2 February 2021 – h. 17.00

Davide Alonzo (Vancouver School of Economics - UBC)

Marrying your job: matching and mobility with geographic heterogeneity

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 10 February 2021 – h. 13.30

Gennaro Rossi (University of Strathclyde)

Multi-grade Classes and Pupil Attainment (joint with Daniel Borbely, Markus Gehrsitz, Stuart McIntyre, Graeme Roy)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 17 February 2021 – h. 13.30

Marco Maria Sorge (University of Salerno and CSEF)

A Matter of Sunspots? On DSGE Models and Rational Fat Tails (joint with Chetan Dave)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 24 February 2021 – h. 13.30

Francesco Flaviano Russo (University of Naples and CSEF)

Testing Policies During an Epidemic

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 3 March 2021 – h. 13.30

Marco Pagano (University of Naples and CSEF)

The Geography of Investor Attention (joint with Stefano Mengoli and Pierpaolo Pattitoni)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 9 March 2021 – h. 17.00

Marco Di Maggio (Harvard Business School)


Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 10 March 2021 – h. 13.30

Salvatore Morelli (Roma Tre University and CSEF)

The Concentration of Personal Wealth in Italy: 1995-2016

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 16 March 2021 – h. 16.30

Bruno Pellegrino (University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business)

Barriers to Global Capital Allocation (joint with Enrico Spolaore and Romain Wacziarg)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 24 March 2021 – h. 13.30

Jonathan Pratschke (University of Naples and CSEF)

Development of a sepsis risk model for acute hospitals in Ireland using individual-level administrative data

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 30 March 2021 – h. 13.30

Juan Passadore (Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance - EIEF)

A Competitive Search Theory of Asset Pricing (joint with Mahyar Kargar and Dejanir Silva)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 31 March 2021 – h. 13.30

Annalisa Scognamiglio (University of Naples and CSEF)

JAQ of All Trades: Job Mismatch and Firm Productivity (joint with Luca Coraggio, Marco Pagano and Joacim Tåg)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 7 April 2021 – h. 13.30

Roberto Pinto (Lancaster University Management School - LUMS)

Financial Resilience in Labor Negotiations (joint with Alessio Piccolo)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 13 April 2021 – h. 17.00

Nicola Rosaia (Harvard University)

Competing Platforms and Transportation Equilibrium: Evidence from NYC

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 14 April 2021 – h. 13.30

Edoardo Di Porto (University of Naples and CSEF)

Friday morning fever: evidence from a randomized experiment on sick leave monitoring in the public sector

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 20 April 2021 – h. 16.30

Gianmarco Daniele (University of Milan & Bocconi)

Corruption under Austerity

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 21 April 2021 – h. 13.30

Alberto Zazzaro (University of Naples and CSEF)

The Reallocation Effects of COVID-19: Evidence from Venture Capital Investments around the World (joint with Andrea Bellucci, Alexander Borisov, Gianluca Gucciardi)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 27 April 2021 – h. 16.30

Morgan Hardy (New York University Abu Dhabi)

The Impact of Firm Downsizing on Workers: Evidence from Ethiopia’s Ready-Made Garment Industry (joint with Gisella Kagy, Eyoual Demeke, Marc Witte, and Christian Johannes Meyer)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 28 April 2021 – h. 17.00

Matteo Maggiori ( Stanford Graduate School of Business)

Redrawing the Map of Global Capital Flows: The Role of Cross-Border Financing and Tax Havens (joint with Antonio Coppola, Brent Neimanz, Jesse Schregerx)

Lunch Talk | Tuesday, 4 May 2021 – h. 16.30

Elia Sartori (University of Naples and CSEF)

Trading Semi-Durable Goods (joint with Luca Coraggio)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 5 May 2021 – h. 13.30

Sergio Beraldo (University of Naples and CSEF)

Civicness, political competition and the quality of public finances

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 11 May 2021 – h. 17.00

Clément Imbert (University of Warwick)

Urban Public Works in Spatial Equilibrium: Experimental Evidence from Ethiopia (joint with Simon Franklin, Girum Abebe and Carolina Mejia-Mantilla)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 12 May 2021 – h. 13.30

Andrew Ellul (Kelley School of Business - Indiana University and CSEF)

Counterparty Choice, Bank Interconnectedness, and Systemic Risk

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 18 May 2021 – h. 16.30

Jianfei Cao (University of Chicago Booth School of Business)

Inference for Dependent Data with Learned Clusters (joint with Christian Hansen, Damian Kozbur, and Lucciano Villacorta)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 25 May 2021 – h. 16.30

Oliver Vanden Eynde (Paris School of Economics)

Losing on the Home Front? Battlefield Casualties, Media, and Public Support for Foreign Interventions (joint with Thiemo Fetzer, Pedro CL Souza, and Austin Wright)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 26 May 2021 – h. 13.30

Giovanni Andreottola and Elia Sartori (University of Naples and CSEF)

For whom the Politician Whistles

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 1 June 2021 – h. 15.30

Antonio Falato (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System)

Shareholder Power and the Decline of Labor (joint with Hyunseob Kim, Till von Wachte)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 8 June 2021 – h. 17:30

Loriana Pelizzon (SAFE Goethe University Frankfurt and Ca' Foscari University of Venice)

The Core, the Periphery, and the Disaster: Corporate-Sovereign Nexus in COVID-19 Times (joint with Ruggero Jappelli and Alberto Plazzi)

Fall 2020

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 7 October 2020 – h. 17.00

Vincenzo Pezone (Goethe University)

The Heterogeneous Cost of Wage Rigidity: Evidence and Theory (joint with Ester Faia)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 13 October 2020 – h. 13.00

Andrea Polo (Luiss Guido Carli)

Expansionary Yet Different: Credit Supply and Real Effects of Negative Interest Rate Policy (joint with M. Bottero, C. Minoiu, J.L. Peydró, A. Presbitero and E. Sette)

(Webinar) Webpage

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 14 October 2020 – h. 13.00

Carla Guerriero (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Analyzing matching patterns in marriage: theory and application to Italian data (joint with Pierre-André Chiappori, Edoardo Ciscato)

(Webinar) Paper

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 20 October 2020 – h. 13.00

Manuel Garcia Santana (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

Government Procurement and Credit Growth: Firm-Level Evidence

(Webinar) Webpage

Webinar | Wednesday, 21 October 2020 – h. 13.00

Giovanni Andreottola (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Polarization and Policy Design (joint with Christopher M. Li)


CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 27 October 2020 – h. 13.00

Mara P. Squicciarini (Bocconi University)

Technology Adoption and Productivity Growth: Evidence from Industrialization in France (joint with Réka Juhász, Nico Voigtländer)

(Webinar) Webpage | Paper

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 28 October 2020 – h. 13.30

Tullio Jappelli (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Permanent Income Shocks, Target Wealth, and the Wealth Gap (joint with Luigi Pistaferri)


CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 3 November 2020 – h. 17.00

Giulia Giupponi (Bocconi University)

Minimum wages and firm wage-policy (joint with Stephen Machin)

(Webinar) Webpage

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 4 November 2020 – h. 18.00

Giovanni Cocco (UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School)

Insider Trading Rights: Short-termism and Trading Constraints

(Webinar) Webpage | Paper

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 10 November 2020 - h. 17:00

Emanuele Tarantino (Luiss University)

Credit Conditions when Lenders are Commonly Owned (joint with Mattia Colombo, Laura Grigolon)

(Webinar) Webpage

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 11 November 2020 – h. 13.00

Marcello D'Amato (University Suor Orsola Benincasa and Csef)

The Response of Taxpayer Compliance to the Large Shock of Italian Unification (joint with Antonio Acconcia, Riccardo Martina, Marisa Ratto)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 17 November 2020 – h. 17.00

Lorenzo Casaburi (University of Zurich)

Land Rental Markets: Experimental Evidence from Kenya (joint with Michelle Acampora and Jack Willis )

(Webinar) Webpage

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 18 November 2020 – h. 13.00

Giovanni Immordino (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Mafia, political self-selection and voters’ behavior: evidence from Italian municipalities (joint with Anna Laura Baraldi and Marco Stimolo)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 24 November 2020 – h. 17.00

Paolo Falco (University of Copenhagen)

Does Scarcity Reduce Cooperation? Experimental Evidence from Rural Tanzania (joint with Gustav Agneman, Exaud Joel, and Onesmo Selejio)

(Webinar) Webpage | Paper

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 25 November 2020 – h. 13.00

Francisco Queirós (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Asset Bubbles and Product Market Competition

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 1 December 2020 – h. 17.00

Julien Sauvagnat (Bocconi University)

Lending to Optimistic Firms (with Filippo De Marco and Enrico Sette)

(Webinar) Webpage

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 9 December 2020 – h. 13.30

Mattea Stein (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Firms’ contracting networks and tax compliance: RCT design

Spring 2020

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 13 January 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Giovanni Burro (University of Warwick)

Make hay while the sun shines: an empirical study of maximum price, regret and trading decisions (joint with Julia Brettschneider and Vicky Henderson)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 14 January 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Alessandro Ferrari (European University Institute)

Global Value Chains and the Business Cycle

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 15 January 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Niclas Moneke (London School of Economics & Political Science)

Can Big Push Infrastructure Unlock Development? Evidence from Ethiopia

CSEF Seminar | Thursday, 16 January 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Emiel Jerphanion (Tilburg University)

Student Loan Supply, Parental Saving & Portfolio Allocation

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 20 January 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Alessandra Allocca (University of Mannheim)

“No Man is an Island”: An Empirical Study on Team Formation and Performance

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 21 January 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Markus Parlasca (University of Oxford)

Time Inconsistency in Stress Test Design

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 22 January 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Vito Cormun (Boston College)

What are the Sources of Boom-Bust Cycles? (joint with Marco Brianti)

CSEF Seminar | Thursday, 23 January 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Avi Lichtig (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

Endogenous Lemon Markets: Risky Choices and Adverse Selection (joint with Ran Weksler)

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 27 January 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Anastasia Terskaya (Universidad de Alicante)

Sibling Differences in Educational Polygenic Scores: How do Parents React? (joint with Anna Sanz-de-Galdeano)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 28 January 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Francisco Queirós (European University Institute)

Low Competition Traps (joint with Alessandro Ferrari)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 29 January 2020 - h. 15.18

(JM) Juan Carlos Ruiz-Garcia (CEMFI)

Financial Frictions, Firm Dynamics and the Aggregate Economy: Insights from Richer Productivity Processes

CSEF Seminar | Thursday, 30 January 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Matteo Escudé (European University Institute)

Communication with partially Verifiable Endogenous Information

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 03 February 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Edoardo M. Acabbi (Harvard University)

The Financial Channels of Labor Rigidities: Evidence from Portugal (joint with Ettore Panetti, Alessandro Sforza)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 05 February 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Marc Goñi (University of Vienna)

Lineages of Scholars in pre-industrial Europe: Nepotism vs Intergenerational Human Capital Transmission (joint with David de la Croix)

CSEF Seminar | Thursday, 06 February 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Charles Louis-Sidois (University of Mannheim)

Collusion-Proof Vote Buying (joint with Leon Musolff)

Lunch Talk | Tuesday, 11 February 2020 - h. 13.00

Fabrizio Panebianco (Università Cattolica)

Learning and Selfconfirming Equilibria in Network Games (joint with Pierpaolo Battigalli and Paolo Pin)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 19 February 2020 - h. 13.00

(JM) Anastasia Girshina (Swedish House of Finance at Stockholm School of Economics)

Wealth, savings, and returns over the life cycle: the role of education

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 26 February 2020 - h. 13.00

Sergey Kovbasyuk (New Economic School)

Memory and Markets (joint with Giancarlo Spagnolo)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 03 March 2020 - h. 13.00

Federico Boffa (Freie Uni Bozen)

Congestion and Incentives in the Age of Driverless Cars

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 11 March 2020 - h. 13.00

Emanuele Dicarlo (University of Zurich)


CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 17 March 2020 - h. 13.00

Lorenzo Casaburi (University of Zurich)


Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 18 March 2020 - h. 13.00

Luigi Iovino (Bocconi University)


CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 24 March 2020 - h. 17.00

Elia Sartori (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Optimal Transparency with Behavioral Types (joint with Franz Ostrizek)

(Webinar) Homepage

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 31 March 2020 - h. 13.00

Malin Arve (Norwegian School of Economics)


CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 01 April 2020 - h. 17.00

Seppo Honkapohja (Aalto University School of Business )

Price Level targeting with evolving credibility

(Webinar) Homepage

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 07 April 2020 - h. 17.00

Luigi Pascali (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

The Origin of the State: Land Productivity or Appropriability? (joint with Joram Mayshar, Omer Moav)

(CANCELLED) Homepage | Paper

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 08 April 2020 - h. 17.00

Daniele Massacci (Bank of England)

Common Factors and Regime Shifts in Stock and Bond Comovement

(Webinar) Homepage

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 21 April 2020 - h. 17.00

Giovanni Gallipoli (Vancouver School of Economics - The University of British Columbia)

Consumption and Income Inequality across Generations (joint with Hamish Low and Aruni Mitra)

(Webinar) Homepage

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 28 April 2020 - h. 17.00

Christoph Wolf (Bocconi University)

Pricing for the Stars: Dynamic Pricing in the Presence of Rating Systems (joint with André Stenzel, Peter Schmidt)

(Webinar) Homepage | Paper

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 29 April 2020 - h. 14.00

Fabian Herweg (University of Bayreuth)

Context-Dependent Preferences and Retailing: Vertical Restraints on Internet Sales

(Webinar) Homepage

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 04 May 2020 - h. 17.00

Ashwini Agrawal (London School of Economics)

Corporate Takeovers and Employee Job Search

(Webinar) Homepage

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 06 May 2020 - h. 17.00

Bård Harstad (University of Oslo)

Pledge-and-Review Bargaining

(Webinar) Homepage

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 12 May 2020 - h. 17.00

Yakov Amihud (New York University - Stern School of Business)

The Effect of Stock Liquidity on the Firm’s Investment and Production (joint with Shai Levi)

(Webinar) Homepage | Paper

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 19 May 2020 - h. 17.00

Marco Pagano (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Careers in Finance (joint with Andrew Ellul, Annalisa Scognamiglio)


CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 26 May 2020 - h. 17.00

Charles Angelucci (Columbia Business School)

Measuring Voters’ Knowledge of Political News (joint with Andrea Prat)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 27 May 2020 - h. 17.00

Mario Carillo (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Pandemic and local Economic Growth: Evidence from the Great Influenza in Italy (joint with Tullio Jappelli)


CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 03 June 2020 - h. 17.00

Manasi Deshpande (University of Chicago)

Beyond Health: The Welfare Effects of Disability Insurance (joint with Lee M. Lockwood)

(Webinar) Homepage | Abstract

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 9 June 2020 – h. 17.00

Christian Wagner (Vienna University of Economics and Business)

Disaster Resilience and Asset Prices (joint with Marco Pagano and Josef Zechner)

(Webinar) Homepage

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 10 June 2020 - h. 17.00

Mattea Stein (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

The speed of justice – evidence from a reform in Senegal (joint with Florence Kondylis)


CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 16 June 2020 - h. 17.00

Miguel Ferreira (Nova School of Business and Economics)

Which Entrepreneurs Are Financially Constrained? (joint with Marta C. Lopes, Francisco Queirò, Hugo Reis)

(Webinar) Homepage | Paper

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 17 June 2020 – h. 17.00

Michele Modugno (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, United States)

Monetary Policy Uncertainty and Monetary Policy Surprises (joint with Michiel De Pooter, Giovanni Favara, Jason Wu)

(Webinar) Paper

Fall 2019

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 11 September 2019 - h. 13.00

Maria Stella Chiaruttini (European University Institute - EUI)

The Political economy of banking development in Risorgimento Italy

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 17 September 2019 - h. 13.00

Lawrence Smolinsky (Louisiana State University )

Preferential attachment in bibliometric models

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 18 September 2019 - h. 13.00

Giulia Bettin (Marche Polytechnic University)

In and out of poverty: does financial inclusion matter?

Lunch Talk | Tuesday, 24 September 2019 - h. 13.00

Marcello Puca (University of Bergamo)

Sex in the City: Capitalizing Regulated Prostitution into Housing Prices (joint with Federica De Rossa, Giovanni Immordino, Raphael Parchet)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 25 September 2019 - h. 13.00

Francesco Drago (University of Catania)

Wealth, Politics and Institutional Capture: Evidence from Sortition Mechanisms and Administrative Data (joint with M. Belloc, M. Fochesato, and R. Galbiati)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 01 October 2019 - h. 13.00

Thorsten Beck (Cass Business School)

The Economics of Supranational Bank Supervision (joint with Consuelo Silva-Buston and Wolf Wagnery)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 09 October 2019 - h. 13.00

Andrew Newman (Boston University)

Competing for a Quiet Life: An Organizational Theory of Market Structure (joint with Patrick Legros and Zsolt Udvari)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 15 October 2019 - h. 13.00

Uta Schönberg (University College London)

Wind of Change? Cultural Determinants of Maternal Labor Supply (joint with Anna Raute and Barbara Boelmann)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 16 October 2019 - h. 13.00

Carlos Alvarez Nogal ( Institute of Carlos III University of Madrid)

Financial crises and public debt in Spain during the reign of Philip II

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 23 October 2019 - h. 13.00

Marco Ghitti (SKEMA Business School)

“Great Expectations”? Bankruptcy Law Reforms and Bank Credit for SMEs ((joint with Florencio Lopez-de-Silanes))

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 29 October 2019 - h. 13.00

Nicola Limodio (Bocconi University)

High-Speed Internet, Financial Technology and Banking in Africa

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 12 November 2019 - h. 13.00

Philipp Ager (University of Southern Denmark)

The Intergenerational Effects of a Large Wealth Shock: White Southerners After the Civil War (joint with Leah Platt Boustan, Katherine Eriksson)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 13 November 2019 - h. 13.00

Edoardo Di Porto (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

The Perverse Effect of Flexible Labor Regulation on informality (joint with Pietro Garibaldi, Giovanni Mastrobuoni, Paolo Naticchioni)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 19 November 2019 - h. 13.00

Stefano Rossi (Bocconi University)

Credit Cycles, Expectations, and Corporate Investment (joint with Huseyin Gulen, Mihai Ion)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 20 November 2019 - h. 13.00

Salvatore Piccolo (University of Bergamo)

When Prohibiting Platform Parity Agreements Harms Consumers (joint with Michele Bisceglia, Jorge Padilla)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 26 November 2019 - h. 13.00

Cinzia Di Novi (University of Pavia )

Older Patients and Geographic Barriers to Pharmacy Access: When Non-adherence Translates to an Increased Use of Other Components of Healthcare (joint with Lucia Leporatti, Marcello Montefiori)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 27 November 2019 - h. 13.00

Elia Sartori (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Screening for Susceptibility and Influence (joint with Franz Ostrizek)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 03 December 2019 - h. 13.00

Ethan Ilzetzki (London School of Economics)

Why is the Euro Punching Below Its Weight? (joint with Carmen M. Reinhart, Kenneth S. Rogoff)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 04 December 2019 - h. 13.00

Jonathan Pratschke (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

‘Like with like’ or ‘do like’? Modelling peer effects and homophily using survey data

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 10 December 2019 - h. 13.00

Fausto Panunzi (Bocconi University)

Economic Shocks and Populism: The Political Implications of Reference-Dependent Preferences (joint with Nicola Pavoni and Guido Tabellini)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 18 December 2019 - h. 13.00

Vincenzo Bove (University of Warwick)

Immigration, fear of crime and public spending on security (joint with Leandro Eliac, Massimiliano Ferraresid)

Spring 2019

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 09 January 2019 - h. 13.00

(JM) Mattea Stein (Paris School of Economics)

Know-how and know-who: Effects of a randomized training on network changes among small urban entrepreneurs

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 14 January 2019 - h. 13.00

(JM) Elia Sartori (Princeton University)

Competitive Provision of Digital Goods

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 16 January 2019 - h. 13.00

(JM) Mathijs Janssen (European University Institute)

The Whole Truth? Generating and Suppressing Hard Evidence

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 21 January 2019 - h. 13.00

(JM) Zsolt Udvari (Boston University)

When Transaction Costs Restore Effciency: Coalition Formation with Costly Binding Agreements

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 22 January 2019 - h. 13.00

(JM) Myroslav Pidkuyko (The University of Manchester)

Heterogeneous Spillovers of Housing Credit Policy

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 23 January 2019 - h. 13.00

(JM) Denis Gorea (European University Institute)

Liquidity Constraints in the U.S. Housing Market (joint with Virgiliu Midrigan)

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 28 January 2019 - h. 13.00

(JM) José Montalbán (Paris School of Economics)

Countering moral hazard in higher education: The role of performance incentives in need-based grants

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 29 January 2019 - h. 13.00

(JM) Matteo Gatti (European University Institute)

Markups And Firm Entry: Evidence From The 2012 Emilia Earthquake

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 30 January 2019 - h. 13.00

(JM) Riccardo D. Saulle (Maastricht University)

The Myopic Stable Set for Social Environments (joint with T. Demuynck, P. J. Herings, C. Seel)

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 04 February 2019 - h. 13.00

(JM) Tim Obermeier (University of Mannheim)

The Marriage Market, Inequality and the Progressivity of the Income Tax

CSEF Seminar | Thursday, 07 February 2019 - h. 13.30

(JM) Safoura Moeeni (University of Calgary)

Family Income and Children’s Education: Evidence from Targeted Economic Sanctions

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 20 February 2019 - h. 13.00

Iichiro Uesugi (Institute of Economic Research)

The Collateral Channel versus the Bank Lending Channel: Evidence from a Massive Earthquake

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 26 February 2019 - h. 13.00

Kjell G. Salvanes (Norwegian School of Economics)

Grandparents, Moms, or Dads? Why Children of Teen Mothers Do Worse in Life (joint with Anna Aizer, Paul J. Devereux)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 27 February 2019 - h. 13.00

Vincent Iehlé (Université de Rouen Normandie)

Gradual College Admission (joint with Guillaume Haeringer)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 06 March 2019 - h. 13.00

Antonio Ciccone (University of Mannheim and Pompeu Fabra)

Some Long-Run Economic Consequences of Keeping Out Refugees: Evidence from a Spatial Discontinuity in the Distribution of Refugees After WW2 (joint with Jan Nimczik)

Lunch Talk | Tuesday, 12 March 2019 - h. 13.00

Jurgis Karpus (Ludwig Maximilian University )

The future of human-AI interaction

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 13 March 2019 - h. 13.00

Mario Di Serio (University of Salerno)

The Euro-Area Government Spending Multiplier at the Effective Lower Bound ((joint with A. Amendola, M. Fragetta, G. Melina))

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 19 March 2019 - h. 13.00

Paige Ouimet (Kenan-Flagler Business School - University of North Carolina)

Entrepreneurial Wages (joint with Tania Babina, Wenting Ma, and Rebecca Zarutskie)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 26 March 2019 - h. 13.00

Giovanni Mastrobuoni (Collegio Carlo Alberto)

Crime is Terribly Revealing: Information Technology and Police Productivity

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 02 April 2019 - h. 13.00

Jakub Steiner (CERGE-EI and University of Zurich)

Attention Please! (joint with Olivier Gossner and Colin Stewart)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 09 April 2019 - h. 13.00

Ricardo Alonso (London School of Economics)

Tampering with Information (joint with Odilon Camara)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 10 April 2019 - h. 13.00

Mario Carillo (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Fascistville: Mussolini’s New Towns and the Persistence of Neo-Fascism

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 16 April 2019 - h. 13.00

Marko Terviö (Aalto University )

Skill Trends and Skill Returns (joint with Tuomas Pekkarinen, Matti Sarvimäki, and Roope Uusitalo)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 17 April 2019 - h. 13.00

Marco Maria Sorge (University of Salerno and CSEF)

Solving and estimating linearized DSGE models with informational subperiods (joint with Giovanni Angelini)

Lunch Talk | Tuesday, 07 May 2019 - h. 13.00

Michele Lombardi (University of Glasgow)

Do coalitions matter in designing institutions? (joint with Ville Korpela, Hannu Vartiainen)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 08 May 2019 - h. 13.00

Alex Frino (University of Wollongong)

Off-Market Block Trades, Transparency and Information Efficiency: Further Empirical Evidence

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 14 May 2019 - h. 13.00

Massimo Morelli (Bocconi University)

From Weber to Kafka: Political Instability and the Overproduction of Laws (joint with Gabriele Gratton, Luigi Guiso, Claudio Michelacci)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 21 May 2019 - h. 13.00

Andrea Prat (Columbia Business School-Columbia University)

The Allocation of Authority in Organizations: A Field Experiment with Bureaucrats (joint with Oriana Bandiera, Michael Carlos Best, Adnan Khan)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 22 May 2019 - h. 13.00

Paolo Roberti (University of Bergamo)

The Demand for Simplistic Policies

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 28 May 2019 - h. 13.00

Dimitri Vayanos (London School of Economics)

Asset Management Contracts and Equilibrium Prices (joint with Andrea M. Buffa, P. Woolley)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 29 May 2019 - h. 13.00

Yossi Spiegel (Tel Aviv University)

The Anticompetitive Effect of Minority Share Acquisitions: Evidence from the Introduction of National Leniency Programs ((joint with Sven Heim, Kai Hüschelrath, Ulrich Laitenberger))

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 04 June 2019 - h. 13.00

Valentino Dardanoni (University of Palermo)

Non parametric analysis of Children’s attitudes towards Environment (joint with C. Guerriero, M. Mariotti, P. Manzini)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 05 June 2019 - h. 13.00

Riccardo Ciacci (Universidad Loyola Andalucía)

On The Economic Determinants of Prostitution: The Marriage Compensation and Unilateral Divorce In U.S. States

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 12 June 2019 - h. 13.00

Raoul Minetti (Michigan State University)

Bank Monitoring and Liquidity in the Business Cycle (joint with Q. Cao, M. Di Pietro and S. Kokas)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 30 April 2019 - h. 13.00

Marco Ottaviani (Bocconi University)

Proportional Allocation across Fields, Demand Relativity, and Benchmarking

Fall 2018

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 25 September 2018 - h. 13.00

Sébastien Pouget (University of Toulouse 1 Capitole)

The present value relation over six centuries: The case of the Bazacle company (joint with D. le Brisa, W. N. Goetzmannb)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 02 October 2018 - h. 13.00

Maria Guadalupe (INSEAD)

More Women in Tech? Evidence from a field experiment addressing social identity (joint with Lucía Del Carpio)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 03 October 2018 - h. 13.00

Salvatore Piccolo (University of Bergamo)

Optimal Delegation to a Biased Regulator

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 09 October 2018 - h. 13.00

Giancarlo Spagnolo (SITE and EIEF)

Past Performance and Procurement Outcomes (joint with Francesco Decarolis, Riccardo Pacini)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 10 October 2018 - h. 13.00

Joacim Tåg (Research Institute of Industrial Economics - IFN)

What Prevents Female Executives from Reaching the Top? (joint with Matti Keloharju, Samuli Knüpfer)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 16 October 2018 - h. 13.00

Massimo Bordignon (Catholic University, Milan & CESifo)

Manager or politician? The effect of local fiscal autonomy on political selection (joint with Matteo Gamalerio, Gilberto Turati)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 17 October 2018 - h. 13.00

Vincenzo Pezone (Goethe Institute)

The Real Effects of Judicial Enforcement

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 23 October 2018 - h. 13.00

Emilio Calvano (University of Bologna)

Artificial Intelligence and Collusion (joint with Giacomo Calzolari, Vincenzo Denicoló, Sergio Pastorello)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 24 October 2018 - h. 13.00

Alessandro Bonatti (MIT Sloan School of Management)

Markets for Information

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 30 October 2018 - h. 13.00

Jin Li (University of Hong Kong)

Firm Growth and Promotion Opportunities (joint with Michael Powell, Rongzhu Ke)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 06 November 2018 - h. 13.00

Fernando Broner (CREI - Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

Fiscal Multipliers and Foreign Holdings of Public Debt (joint with Daragh Clancy, Aitor Erce, Alberto Martin)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 13 November 2018 - h. 13.00

Gianmarco León Ciliotta (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

Accountability, Political Capture and Selection into Politics: Evidence from Peruvian Municipalities (joint with Lukas Kleine-Rueschkamp)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 14 November 2018 - h. 13.00

Claudio Rossetti (University of Naples Federico II and CSEF)

Unobserved Heterogeneity in Structural Behavioral Models Using Experimental Data: an application to risk and social preferences under VOI (joint with Giovanni Ponti)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 21 November 2018 - h. 13.00

Emanuele Ciani (Bank of Italy)

Machine Learning in the Service of Policy Targeting: The Case of Public Credit Guarantees (joint with M. Andini, A. D’Ignazio, M. Boldrini, G. De Blasio, A. Paladini)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 28 November 2018 - h. 13.00

Agnese Leonello (European Central Bank)

The interdependence of bank capital and liquidity (joint with Elena Carletti, Itay Goldstein)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 19 December 2018 - h. 13.00

(JM) Alessio Piccolo (University of Oxford)

Executive Compensation and Short-Termism

Spring 2018

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 16 January 2018 - h. 13.00

(JM) Francesco Paolo Conteduca (University of Mannheim)

The Structure of Multinational Sales under Demand Risk (joint with Ekaterina Kazakova)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 17 January 2018 - h. 13.00

(JM) Giovanni Nicolò (University of California, Los Angeles)

Monetary Policy, Expectations and Business Cycles in the U.S. Post-War Period

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 22 January 2018 - h. 13.00

(JM) Tommaso Sonno (London School of Economics)

Globalisation and conflicts: the good, the bad, and the ugly of corporations in Africa

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - h. 13.00

(JM) Francesco Sannino (London School of Economics)

A Theory of Venture Capital Fund Size with Directed Search

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 24 January 2018 - h. 13.00

Vincenzo Bove (University of Warwick)

Migration Policies and the Diffusion of Terrorism

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 29 January 2018 - h. 13.00

(JM) Raffaele Saggio (University of California, Berkeley)

The Effects of Partial Employment Protection Reforms: Evidence from Italy (joint with Diego Daruich, Sabrina Di Addario)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 30 January 2018 - h. 13.00

Luigi Guiso (Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance)

The Cost of Distorted Financial Advice: Evidence from the Mortgage Market (joint with Andrea Pozzi, Anton Tsoy, Leonardo Gambacorta, Paolo Mistrulli)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - h. 13.00

(JM) Matteo Foschi (European University Institute)

Subjective Performance Evaluation of Employees with Biased Beliefs (joint with Luis Santos-Pinto)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 06 February 2018 - h. 13.00

(JM) Alvaro Remesal (CEMFI)

Clawback provisions, executive pay and accounting manipulation

CSEF Seminar | Thursday, 08 February 2018 - h. 14.00

(JM) Mario F. Carillo (Brown University)

Agricultural Productivity and Long-Run Development: Evidence from Mussolini’s Battle for Grain

CSEF Seminar | Friday, 09 February 2018 - h. 13.00

(JM) Alessandro Sforza (London School of Economics & Political Science)

Shocks and the organization of the firm: Who pays the bill?

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 12 February 2018 - h. 13.00

(JM) Niccolò Lomys (University of Mannheim)

Learning while Trading: Experimentation and Coasean Dynamics

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 14 February 2018 - h. 13.00

(JM) Diego Battiston (London School of Economics & Political Science)

The Persistent Effects of Brief Interactions: Evidence from Immigrant Ships

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - h. 13.00

Mark Armstrong (University of Oxford)

Competition with captive customers (joint with John Vickers)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 27 February 2018 - h. 13.00

Luca Repetto (Uppsala University )

The Price of Inattention: Evidence from the Swedish Housing Market (joint with Alex Solis)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 28 February 2018 - h. 13.00

Antonio Rosato (University of Cambridge)

Loss Aversion in Common-Value Auctions: Extensive vs. Intensive Risk (joint with Benjamin Balzer)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 06 March 2018 - h. 13.00

Fabiano Schivardi (LUISS University)

The IT Revolution and Southern Europe’s Two Lost Decades (joint with Tom Schmitz)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 13 March 2018 - h. 13.00

Giuseppe Dari-Mattiacci (University of Amsterdam)

Capital Lock-in, Liquidity, and the Separation between Ownership and Control

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 14 March 2018 - h. 13.00

Alessandro Previtero (Indiana University and NBER)

Financial Advisors and Risk-Taking (joint with Juhani Linnainmaa, Brian Melzerl, Stephen Foerster)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 20 March 2018 - h. 13.00

Marco Bertoni (University of Padova)

The good outcomes of bad news. A randomized field experiment on formatting breast cancer screening invitations (joint with Luca Corazzini and Silvana Robone)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 21 March 2018 - h. 13.00

Paolo Emilio Mistrulli (Bank of Italy)


CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 04 April 2018 - h. 13.00

Paolo Pasquariello (University of Michigan)

Speculation with Information Disclosure (joint with Yifei Wang)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 10 April 2018 - h. 13.00

Rossella Argenziano (University of Essex)

Second Order Induction

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 11 April 2018 - h. 13.00

Alessandro Bonatti (MIT)

Ratings-Based Price Discrimination (joint with Gonzalo Cisternas)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 17 April 2018 - h. 13.00

Antoinette Schoar (MIT)


Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 18 April 2018 - h. 13.00

Jian Li (University of Luxembourg)

The Role of Labor-Income Risk in Household Risk-Taking (joint with Sylwia Hubara, Christos Koulovatianos)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 08 May 2018 - h. 13.00

Alexander Borisov (Lindner College of Business, University of Cincinnati)

The Effect of Product Failure on Corporate Innovation and Ownership: The Case of Automotive Recalls

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 15 May 2018 - h. 13.00

Paolo Buonanno (University of Bergamo)

Malaria and the Historical Roots of Land Inequality. Evidence from Italian Municipalities

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 16 May 2018 - h. 13.00

Andrew Ellul (Indiana University, CEPR, CESF and ECGI)

Insurers as Asset Managers and Systemic Risk (joint with Chotibhak Jotikasthira, Anastasia Kartasheva, Christian T. Lundblad, Wolf Wagner)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 22 May 2018 - h. 13.00

Eirik Gaard Kristiansen (Norwegian School of Economics)

Law and Location (joint with Tore Ellingsen)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 29 May 2018 - h. 13.00

Anna Pavlova (London Business School)

Bechmarking Asset Managers (joint with Anil Kashyap and Natalia Kovrijnykh)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 05 June 2018 - h. 13.00

Chotibhak Jotikasthira (Southern Methodist University's Cox School of Business)

Do Buy-side Institutions Supply Liquidity in Bond Markets? Evidence from Mutual Funds (joint with Amber Anand, Kumar Venkataraman)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 06 June 2018 - h. 13.00

Luigi Pistaferri (Stanford University)

Marriage, Labor Supply and the Dynamics of the Social Safety Net (joint with Hamish Low, Costas Meghir and Alessandra Voena)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 13 June 2018 - h. 13.00

Paolo Roberti (University of Bergamo)

Optimal Leniency and the Organization Design of Group Delinquency (joint with Giovanni Immordino and Salvatore Piccolo)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 20 June 2018 - h. 13.00

Marco Di Maggio (Harvard Business School)

Brokers and Order Flow Leakage: Evidence from Fire Sales (joint with Andrea Barbon, Francesco A. Franzoni, Augustin Landier)

Fall 2017

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 20 September 2017 - h. 13.00

Dimitris Christelis (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

The impact of property taxes on household expenditure: evidence from Italy

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 26 September 2017 - h. 13.00

Antonio Guarino (University College London)

Updating Ambiguous Beliefs in a Social Learning Experiment (joint with Roberta De Filippis, Philippe Jehiel and Toru Kitagawa)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 27 September 2017 - h. 13.00

Simone Tonin (Durham University)

Existence and Optimality of Cournot-Nash Equilibria in Bilateral Oligopoly with Atoms and an Atomless Part ( joint with F. Busetto, G. Codognato, S. Ghosal, L. Julien)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 03 October 2017 - h. 13.00

Vincenzo Pezone (Goethe Institute)

Managerial Duties and Managerial Biases (joint with Ulrike Malmendiery, Hui Zheng)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 04 October 2017 - h. 13.00

Giovanni Andreottola (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Fake News, Media Competition and Political Accountability

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 10 October 2017 - h. 13.00

Andrea Polo (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

Hedger of Last Resort: Can Central Banks Protect Local Credit Markets from Global Financial Shocks? Evidence from Brazil (joint with Rodrigo Barbone Gonzalez, Dmitry Khametshin, & Jose Luis Peydro)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 11 October 2017 - h. 13.00

Luana Zaccaria (Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance )

Tournaments, Career Concerns and Risk Taking: Evidence from ECB Reserve Currency Portfolios (joint with Benjamin Sahel and Antonio Scalia)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 17 October 2017 - h. 13.00

Raphaël Parchet (University of Lugano - Università della Svizzera italiana - USI)

Who Bears the Burden of Local Income Taxes? (joint with Marius Brülhart, Jayson Danton and Jörg Schlaepfer)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - h. 13.00

Edoardo Di Porto (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Back to Black? The impact of regularizing migrant workers (joint with E.M. Martino e P. Naticchioni)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 24 October 2017 - h. 13.00

Lukas Schmid (Duke University)

Misallocation or Risk-Adjusted Capital Allocation? (joint with Joel M. David, David Zeke)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 25 October 2017 - h. 13.00

Valentino Dardanoni (University of Palermo)

Cognitive Distribution and Population Choices (joint with Paola Manzini, Marco Mariotti, Christopher Tyson)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 08 November 2017 - h. 13.00

Lorenzo Trimarchi (Université libre de Bruxelles)

Trade Policy and the China Syndrome

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 14 November 2017 - h. 13.00

Matthias Parey (University of Essex)

The Returns to Admission to Higher Education Institutions: Estimates from Random Assignment (joint with David Reinstein and Nathanael Vellekoop)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 15 November 2017 - h. 13.00

Lorenzo Pandolfi (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Capital Flows and Sovereign Debt Markets: Evidence from Index Rebalancings (joint with Tomas Williams)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 21 November 2017 - h. 13.00

Helios Herrera ( University of Warwick)

Demand and Supply of Populism (joint with L. Guiso, M. Morelli, T. Sonno)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 22 November 2017 - h. 13.00

Francesco Lancia (University of Salerno and CSEF)

Youth Enfranchisement, Political Responsiveness, and Education Investments: Evidence from the U.S. (joint with Graziella Bertocchi, Arcangelo Dimico and Alessia Russo)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 28 November 2017 - h. 13.00

Enrico Sette (Bank of Italy)

How Does Bank Capital Affect the Supply of Mortgages? Evidence from a Randomized Experiment (joint with Valentina Michelangeli)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 05 December 2017 - h. 13.00

Chiara Canta (Toulouse Business School)

Long-term care policy with nonlinear strategic bequests (joint with Helmuth Cremer)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 06 December 2017 - h. 13.00

Luca Picariello (University of Naples Federico II and CSEF)

Promotions and Training: Do Competitive Firms set the Bar too High?

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - h. 13.00

Luca Anderlini (Georgetown University)

Rudimentary Memetics

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - h. 13.00

Francesco Flaviano Russo (University of Naples Federico II and CSEF)

Immigrants and Cultural Assimilation

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 19 December 2017 - h. 13.00

Rocco Macchiavello (London School of Economics)

Quality Upgrading and What Else? Nespresso in Colombia

Spring 2017

Lunch Talk | Tuesday, 17 January 2017 - h. 13.00

Dominik Menno (Aarhus University)

Financial Constraints and Nominal Price Rigidities (with A. Balleer and N. Hristov)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 18 January 2017 - h. 13.00

Job Market - Andrea Gazzani (European University Institute)

Proxy-SVAR as a Bridge between Mixed Frequencies (with A. Vicondoa)

CSEF Seminar | Thursday, 19 January 2017 - h. 13.00

Job Market - Salvatore Lo Bello (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)

Like Father, Like Son: Occupational Choice, Intergenerational Persistence and Misallocation (with I. Morchio)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 24 January 2017 - h. 13.00

Job Market: Vincenzo Pezone (UC Berkeley)

Unemployment Risk and Payout Policies

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 25 January 2017 - h. 14.00

Job Market: Giovanni Andreottola (European University Institute)

Flip-Flopping and Electoral Concerns

CSEF Seminar | Thursday, 02 February 2017 - h. 13.00

Job Market: Marco Schwarz (University of Munich)

The Impact of Social media on Belief Formation

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 07 February 2017 - h. 13.00

Job Market: Johannes Poeschl (University of Mannheim)

Corporate Debt Maturity and Investment over the Business Cycle

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 08 February 2017 - h. 13.00

Job Market: Anna D'Annunzio (Telenor Research)

Ad networks, consumer tracking and privacy (joint with Antonio Russo)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 14 February 2017 - h. 13.00

David Dorn (University of Zurich)

When Work Disappears: How Adverse Labor Market Shocks Affect Fertility, Marriage, and Children’s Living Circumstances (joint with David Autor and Gordon Hanson)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 15 February 2017 - h. 13.00

Job Market: Alejandra Ramos (Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona and Barcelona GSE)

Household Decision Making with Violence: Implications for Transfer Programs

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 07 March 2017 - h. 13.00

Erich Battistin (Queen Mary University of London)

Grading Leniency and Economic Geography (joint with Lorenzo Neri)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 14 March 2017 - h. 13.00

Maria Bigoni (University of Bologna)

At the root of the North-South cooperation gap in Italy: Preferences or beliefs? (joint with S. Bortolotti, M. Casari, D. Gambetta)

CSEF Seminar | Monday, 20 March 2017 - h. 13.00

Christian B. Hansen (University of Chicago Booth)

Estimation and Inference for Dense Functionals of Sparse High-Dimensional Parameters (joint with Damian Kozbur and Sanjog Misra)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 21 March 2017 - h. 13.00

Juuso Välimäki (Aalto University)

Common Value Auctions with Costly Entry (joint with Pauli Murto)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 22 March 2017 - h. 12.00

Federico Esposito (Tufts University)

Entrepreneurial Risk and Diversification through Trade

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 28 March 2017 - h. 13.00

Olivier Guéant (ENSAE)

Mean Field Games and Applications

Lunch Talk | Tuesday, 04 April 2017 - h. 13.00

Tullio Jappelli (University of Naples Federico II)

Asymmetric Consumption Effects of Transitory Income Shocks (joint with D. Christelis, D. Georgarakos, L. Pistaferri and M. van Rooij)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 05 April 2017 - h. 13.00

Gyongyi Loranth (University of Vienna)

Multinational Banks and Supranational Supervision (joint with Giacomo Calzolari and Jean-Edouard Colliard)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 11 April 2017 - h. 13.00

Giuseppe De Feo (University of Strathclyde)

Weak States: Origins and Consequences of the Sicilian Mafia (joint with Daron Acemoglu and Giacomo De Luca)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 12 April 2017 - h. 13.00

Sarah Draus (Rotterdam School of Management - Erasmus University)

High Frequency Trading and Fundamental Trading

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 19 April 2017 - h. 13.00

Raffaele Giuliana (Norwegian School of Economics - NHH)

Bail-In’s Effects on Banks’ Bond Yields and Market Discipline. A Natural Experiment

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 26 April 2017 - h. 13.00

Valentino Dardanoni (University of Palermo)

A General Model of Consideration Sets: Theory and Applications (with Paola Manzini and Marco Mariotti)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 02 May 2017 - h. 13.00

Ulf Axelson (London School of Economics)

Sequential Credit Markets (joint with Igor Makarov)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 03 May 2017 - h. 13.00

Sergio Beraldo (University of Naples Federico II and Csef)

Nudging and Individual Autonomy

Lunch Talk | Tuesday, 09 May 2017 - h. 13.00

Marco Nieddu (University Pompeu Fabra)

Promotion Incentives and the Production of Knowledge: Evidence from the Italian National Scientific Habilitation (joint with Lorenzo Pandolfi)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 10 May 2017 - h. 13.00

Nicola Gennaioli (Bocconi University)

Diagnostic Expectations and Stock Returns (joint with Pedro Bordalo, Rafael La Porta and Andrei Shleifer)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 16 May 2017 - h. 13.00

Antonella Trigari (Bocconi University)

Unemployment Fluctuations, Match Quality, and the Wage Cyclicality of New Hires (joint with Mark Gertler and Christopher Huckfeldt)

CSEF Seminar | Wednesday, 17 May 2017 - h. 13.00

Rosario Crinò (Catholic University of Milan)

Marginal Deterrence at Work (joint with Giovanni Immordino and Salvatore Piccolo)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 23 May 2017 - h. 13.00

Victor Lavy (University of Warwick)

Persistency in Teachers’ Gender Grading Biases and Effect on Longer Term Outcomes: University Admission Exams and Choice of Field of Study

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 24 May 2017 - h. 13.00

Jonathan Pratschke (University of Salerno)

Tracking the determinants of change in health and well-being among older adults: A cross-lagged panel model using data from the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 30 May 2017 - h. 13.00

Dino Gerardi (Collegio Carlo Alberto)

Bargaining over a Divisible Good in the Market for Lemons (joint with Lucas Maestri)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 07 June 2017 - h. 13.00

Edoardo Di Porto (University of Naples Federico II and CSEF)

"The Heterogenous pathways of WWII stress transmission: evidence from a natural experiment" (with Vincenzo Atella and Joanna Kopinska)

CSEF Seminar | Tuesday, 13 June 2017 - h. 13.00

Pierre-André Chiappori (Columbia University)

Partner Choice, Investment in Children, and the Marital College Premium (joint with B. Salanié, Y. Weiss)

Lunch Talk | Wednesday, 14 June 2017 - h. 13.00

Andrew Ellul (Indiana University and University of Naples Federico II)

Lessons Learnt or Forgotten? Banks’ Behavior after the Financial Crisis