- A plan to stabilize the euro area
L'Espresso interviews Marco Pagano on the proposal of introducing European Safe Bonds ("ESBies") to break the diabolic loop between banks and sovereigns in the euro area.
- Call for submissions to the 2017 Etta Chiuri Prize
The Società Italiana di Economia Pubblica (SIEP) announces the 7th edition of the prize in memory of Maria Concetta Chiuri.
- New "After Piketty" book presented at CUNY - New York
The new book "After Piketty: the future agenda for economics and inequality" was presented on May 11 2017 at the Graduate Center - CUNY, New York with the participation of Heather Boushey, Janet Gornick, Paul Krugman, Branko Milanovic, and our CSEF fellow Salvatore Morelli. Morelli has also contributed to the new book with a chapter on "rising inequality and economic instabilty".
- Two EIEF grants awarded to CSEF Fellows
Emilio Calvano, Giovanni Immordino and Annalisa Scognamiglio receive a grant for a project on perceived ability and popularity. Edoardo Di Porto gets another for a project on regularizing migrant workers.
- Conference on “Macroeconomic Issues after the Crisis”, 16-17 June 2017
The Conference, co-organised by the Center for International Macroeconomics (Northwestern University), the Center for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF), the Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), the University College of London (UCL) and the University of Mannheim, will be held in Monopoli (Puglia) at the Resort "Il Melograno".
- 13th Csef-Igier Symposium on Economics and Institutions, 26-29 June, 2017
From 26 to 29 June 2017, CSEF and the Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER Bocconi) will host their annual joint Symposium on Economics and Institutions. The Conference will be held at Villa Orlandi Conference Centre, Anacapri
- Call for papers on household finance
The CEPR Network on Household Finance will hold a Workshop on Household Finance in Sardinia on 6-7 October 2017.
- Call for papers – Fifth Conference on Household Finance and Consumption
The European Central Bank jointly with the Banque de France organise the Fifth Conference on Household Finance and Consumption. The event will be held in Paris on 14-15 December, 2017
Forthcoming seminars & events
CSEF Seminar - Antonio Guarino University College London
CSEF Seminar - Andrea Polo Universitat Pompeu Fabra
CSEF Seminar - Raphaël Parchet University of Lugano (Università della Svizzera italiana - USI)
Recent & forthcoming publications
Employment Protection Legislation, Capital Investment and Access to Credit: Evidence from Italy , The Economic Journal, 2016, 126(595), pp. 1798–1822
Financial Disclosure and Market Transparency with Costly Information Processing , forthcoming in Review of Finance
Seeking Alpha: Excess Risk Taking and Competition for Managerial Talent , Review of Financial Studies, 2016, 29, No. 10 (Editor’s Choice), pp. 2565-2599, Download .pdf