Current Position: Professor of Economics University of Naples Federico II
Department of Economics and Statistics
University of Naples Federico II
Via Cintia, 21— 80126 Napoli, Italy
Tel: +39 081 675366
Saverio Simonelli is Professor of Economics at the University of Naples Federico II and research fellow at CSEF, and holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Naples Federico II. His current research focuses on fiscal policy, macroeconomic forecasting and instability of financial institutions. He is a co-founder of Now-Casting.com.
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recent working papers
"Liquidity and Consumption. Evidence from three Post-earthquakes Reconstruction Programs in Italy" (with Antonio Acconcia and Giancarlo Corsetti), CSEF working paper no. 396, 2018 [revise & resubmit at American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics]
“Short-Selling Bans and Bank Stability” (with Alessandro Beber, Daniela Fabbri and Marco Pagano), CSEF working paper no. 423, 2018 [revise & resubmit at Review of Financial Studies]
“Measuring Productivity Dispersion: Lessons From Counting One-Hundred Million Ballots” (with Ethan Ilzetzki), CPER Discussion Paper no. 12273, 2017 [submitted]
Covered by Les Echos
“Mafia and Public Spending: Evidence on the Fiscal Multiplier from a Quasi-experiment” (with A. Acconcia and G. Corsetti), American Economic Review, vol. 104(7), pages 2185-2209, July 2014. slides
11 June 2018 – 12 June 2018
Conference on "New Issues in Macroeconomics"