Publications in 2012

eligible for the Research Incentives in 2012

Luca Anderlini, Dino Gerardi, Roger Lagunoff. "Communication and Learning," Review of Economic Studies, 79: 419-450, April 2012.

Cristiano Antonelli. "Technological congruence and productivity growth," in "Innovation and Growth - From R&D strategies of innovating firms to economy-wide technological change", 209-232, Oxford University Press, 2012.

Cristiano Antonelli and Morris Teubal. "From the corporation to venture capitalism: New surrogate markets for knowledge and innovation-led economic growth," in "Handbook on the economics and theory of the firm," 545-560, Edward Elgar, 2012.

Cristiano Antonelli, Francesco Crespi, Giuseppe Scellato. "Inside Innovation Persistence: New Evidence from Italian Micro-data," Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 23: 341-353, December 2012.

Stefano Audifredi, Filippo Barbera. "In Pursuit of Quality. The Institutional Change of Wine Production Market in Piedmont," Sociologia Ruralis, 52: 311-331, July 2012.

Cristian Bartolucci and Enrique Moral-Benito. "Income and democracy: Revisiting the evidence," Economic Letters, 117: 844-847, December 2012.

Cristian Bartolucci. "Credible Threats in a Wage Bargaining Model with on-the-job Search," Economic Letters, 117: 657-659, December 2012.

Cristian Bartolucci. “Business Cycles and Wage Rigidity,” Labour Economics, 19(4): 568-583, August 2012.

Enrico Eraldo Bertacchini, Giangiacomo Bravo, Massimo Marrelli, Walter Santagata. “Cultural Commons: A New Perspective on the Production and Evolution of Cultures”, Edward Elgar, 2012.

Fabio Berton, Pietro Garibaldi. “Workers and firms sorting into temporary jobs,” Economic Journal, 122: F125-F154, August 2012.

Fabio Berton, Matteo Richiardi, Stefano Sacchi. "The political economy of work security and flexibility," The Policy Press, 2012.

Fabio Berton, Cinzia Di Novi. “Occupational hazards of hospital personnel: assessment of a safe alternative to formaldehyde,” Journal of Occupational Health, 54: 74-78, January 2012.

R. Boero, G. Bravo, F. Squazzoni. "Trust and partner selection in social networks: An experimentally grounded model," Social Networks, 34: 481-492, November 2012.

Alfredo Braunstein, Indaco Biazzo, Riccardo Zecchina. "Performance of a cavity-method-based algorithm for the prize-collecting Steiner tree problem on graphs," Physical Review E, 86: 26706, August 2012.

S. Cerreia-Vioglio, F. Maccheroni, M. Marinacci, L. Montrucchio. "Probabilistic sophistication, second order stochastic dominance and uncertainty aversion," Journal of Mathematical Economics, 48: 271-283, October 2012.

Dalit Contini and Matteo Richiardi. "Reconsidering  the  effect  of  welfare  stigma  on  unemployment," Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 84 (1): 229-244, September 2012.

Vera Chiodi, Esteban Jaimovich, Gabriel Montes-Rojas. “Migration, Remittances and Capital Accumulation: Evidence from Rural Mexico,” Journal of Development Studies, 48: 1139–1155, August 2012.

Luca Dall'Asta, John Realpe-Gomez, Bartosz Szczesny, Tobias Galla. "Fixation and escape times in stochastic game learning," Journal of Statistical Mechanics, Volume 2012, October 2012.

Luca Dall'Asta, Paolo Pin, Matteo Marsili. "Collaboration in social networks," Proceedings of NAS, 109 (12): 4395-4400, March 2012.

Daniela Del Boca, Christopher Flinn. "Endogenous Household Interaction," Journal of Econometrics, 166 (1): 49-65, 2012.

Daniela Del Boca, Letizia Mencarini, Silvia Pasqua. "Valorizzare le donne conviene," Il Mulino, Bologna 2012.

Daniela del Boca and Anna Mancini. "Child poverty and Child well being", in "Family Well-Being: European Perspectives", Social Indicators Research Series Springer, editor A. Moreno Miguez, 2012.

Aldo Enrietti, Pier Paolo Patrucco. "Electric Cars: Will It Be Boom or Another False Start?" in "Sustaining Industrial Competitiveness after the Crisis: lessons from the automotive industry," pp 173-200, Palgrave-MacMillan, 2012.

Stefano Favaro, Antonio Lijoi, Igor Pruenster. "A new estimator of the discovery probability," Biometrics, 68: 1188-1196, December 2012.

Stefano Favaro, Igor Pruenster, Antonio Lijoi. "Asymptotics for a Bayesian nonparametric estimator of species variety," Bernoulli, 18: 1267-1283, November 2012.

Stefano Favaro, Alessandra Guglielmi, Stephen Walzer. “A class of measure-valued Markov chains and Bayesian nonparametrics,” Bernoulli, 18: 1002-1030, August 2012.

Stefano Favaro, Lorenzo Trippa. “A class of normalized random measures with an exact predictive sampling scheme,” Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, 39: 444-460, September 2012.

Stefano Favaro, Antonio Lijoi, Igor Pruenster. “On the stick-breaking representation of normalized inverse Gaussian priors,” Biometrika, 99: 663-674, September 2012.

Stefano Favaro, Igor Pruenster, Stephen G. Walker. "On a generalized Chu-Vandermonde identity," Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability, 14: 253-262, June 2012.

Chiara Franzoni, Giuseppe Scellato, Paula Stephan. "Foreign-born scientists: mobility patterns for 16 countries," Nature Biotechnology, 30: 1250-1253, December 2012.

Christos Genakos and Mario Pagliero. "Interim rank, risk taking, and performance in dynamic tournaments," Journal of Political Economy, 120: 782-813, August 2012.

Dino Gerardi, Lucas Maestri. “A Principal-Agent Model of Sequential Testing,” Theoretical Economics, 7: 425-463, September 2012.

P. Ghirardato, M. Siniscalchi. "Ambiguity in the small and in the large," Econometrica, 80: 2827-2847, November 2012.

Maela Giofrè. "Convergence of EMU equity portfolios," Open Economies Review, 23 (2): 381-419, April 2012.

Russell Gerrard, Bjarne Hoejgaard, Elena Vigna. “Choosing the optimal annuitization time post-retirement,” Quantitative Finance, 12: 1143-1159, July 2012.

Gianna Claudia Giannelli, Ursula Jaenichen, Claudia Villosio. "Have Labor Market Reforms at the Turn of the Millennium Changed the Job and Employment Durations of new Entrants? A Comparative Study for Germany and Italy," Journal of Labor Research, 33(2): 143-172, June 2012.

Jakob Grazzini, Matteo Richiardi. “Small sample bias in MSM estimation of agent-based models,” in “Managing Market Complexity. The Approach of Artificial Economics”, Spriger, Berlino, 2012.

Esteban Jaimovich. "Import Diversification along the Growth Path," Economics Letters, 117: 306-310, August 2012.

Esteban Jaimovich, Vincenzo Morella. “Quality ladders in a ricardian model of trade with nonhomothetic preferences,” Journal of the European Economic Association, 10: 908–937, August 2012.

Elisa LucianoElena Vigna, Luca Regis. "Delta-gamma hedging of mortality and interest rate risk," Insurance Mathematics Economics, 50: 402-412, May 2012.

Annalaura Mancini and Silvia Pasqua. "Asymmetries and interdependencies in time use between Italian parents," Applied Economics, 44(32): 4153-4171, November 2012.

Massimo Marinacci, Luigi Montrucchio. "Finitely well-positioned sets," Journal of Convex Analysis, 19: 249-279, February 2012.

Giovanni Mastrobuoni, Eleonora Patacchini. “Organized Crime Networks: an Application of Network Analysis Techniques to the American Mafia,” Review of Network Economics, 11(3): article 10, September 2012.

Letizia Mencarini, Maria Sironi. "Happiness, Housework and Gender Inequality in Europe," European Sociological Review, 28 (2): 203-219, April 2012.

Anna Menozzi, Maria Gutierrez Ortiaga, Davide Vannoni. "Board composition, politicalconnections and performance in state-owned enterprises," Industrial and Corporate Change, 21 (3): 671-698, May 2012.

Mario Pagliero. "The Impact of Price Discrimination on Revenue: Evidence from the Concert Industry," Review of Economics and Statistics, 94: 359-369, February 2012.

Pier Paolo Patrucco. "Innovation Platforms, Complexity and The Knowledge-Intensive Firm," in "Handbook on the Economics and Theory of the Firm," pp 358-374, Edward Elgar, 2012.

Chiara Pronzato, Arnstein Aassve and Elena Meroni. "Grandparenting and Childbearing in the Extended Family," European Journal of Population, 28 (4): 499-518, November 2012.

Chiara Pronzato, Letizia Mencarini, Elena Meroni. "Leaving Mum Alone? The Effect of Parental Separation on Children’s Decisions to Leave Home," European Journal of Population, 28 (3): 337-357, September 2012.

Chiara Pronzato. "An examination of paternal and maternal intergenerational transmission of schooling," Journal of Population Economics, 25 (2): 591-608, January 2012.

Francesco Quatraro. "The Economics of Structural Change in Knowledge," Routledge, 2012.

Abolfazl Ramezanpour, Riccardo Zecchina. "Cavity approach to sphere packing in Hamming space," Physical Review E, 85, February 2012.

Abolfazl Ramezanpour, Riccardo Zecchina. "Sign problem in the Bethe approximation," Physical Review B, 86, October 2012.

Matteo Richiardi. "Agent-based Computational Economics. A Short Introduction," Knowledge Engineering Review, 27: 137-149, June 2012.

Aleksey Tetenov. "Statistical Treatment Choice Based on Asymmetric Minimax Regret Criteria," Journal of Econometrics, 166: 157-165, January 2012.

Simone Cerreia-Vioglio, Fabio Maccheroni, Massimo Marinacci, Luigi Montrucchio. "Signed Integral Representations of Comonotonic Additive Functionals," Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, 385: 895-912, January 2012.

Other Publications in 2012

Bruno Contini, Ambra Poggi. "Employability of Young Italian Males after a Jobless Period",  Labour, Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations, vol.26, n.1, March 2012.

Bruno Contini. "Youth Employment in Europe: do Institutions and Social Capital Explain Better than Mainstream Economics ?", European Journal of Comparative Economics, forthcoming, 2012.

Bruno Contini. "Forecasting errors: yet more problems for identification",  Economia Politica, Journal of Analytical and Institutional Economics, n. 2, 2011-10-12.