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I am an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Università di
Torino, and a Research Affiliate at the Collegio Carlo Alberto
, and CHILD
(Centre for Hausehold, Income, Labour and Demographic Economics). I
received a PhD in economics from the London Business School
in 2005 and a
Master of Science in Economics from the University College London
Recent Working Papers and Work in Progress
(See also my personal page at IDEAS
Articles in Journals
- "The Impact of Potential Labor Supply
on Licensing Exam Difficulty", Labour
Rank, Risk Taking and Performance in Dynamic Tournaments", Journal of Political Economy, 120,
4, 2012, with Christos Genakos.
Impact of Price Discrimination on Revenue: Evidence from the Concert
Industry", Review of Economics
and Statistics, 94, 1, 2012, with Pascal Courty.
is the Objective of Professional Licensing? Evidence from the US Market
for Lawyers", International
Journal of Industrial Organization, 29, 4, 2011.
Responsive Pricing Smooth Demand Shocks?", Applied Economics, 43, 30, 2011,
with Pascal Courty. (Additional Material)
Matching: Evidence from Law School Admission", Economics Letters, 108, 2, 2010,
with Pascal Courty.
Exam Difficulty and Entry Salaries in the US Market for Lawyers", British Journal of Industrial Relations,
48, 4, 2010.
Variation Antagonism and Firm Pricing Policies", Journal of Economic
Behavior & Organization, 75, 2, 2010, with Pascal
Pricing", Economic Theory,
34, 2, 2008, with Pascal Courty.
Consumers Care about How Prices Are Set?", International Journal of the Economics of
Business, 15, 1, 2008, with Pascal Courty.
- "Strategic Interaction on the UK Gas Transportation System:
the St. Fergus and Bacton Constraints", Energy Economics, 25,
4, July 2003.
- "Are Italians also Fiscal Conservatives?", Journal of
Public Finance and Public Choice, 1999, XVII, with Kenneth Greene.
- "The Pricing of Art and the Art of Pricing: Pricing Styles
in the Concert Industry", in Handbook
of the Economics of Art and Culture, edited by V. Ginsburgh and
D. Throsby, Elsevier, forthcoming, with Pascal Courty. (WP version)
- "What’s the Right Price? Three Views on Why Firms Price
Discriminate", in Economics Writing,
edited by S. E. Hume and B. Ahmadi, 2012, 1-6, Pearson, with Pascal
- La Repubblica, January 31, 2009: “Crisi: La formula algebrica del fallimento?”
- Britain in 2009, Economic and Social Research Council: "Weightlifting
Competitions: Lessons for Performance Management"
April 26, 2008 (in greek): "Ανταγωνιστικά κίνητρα στις επιχειρήσεις και
- Microeconomics, University of Turin, (Klips).
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