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Il Dipartimento di Politica Economica, Finanza e Sviluppo  (DEPFID) termina la sua attività il 31 ottobre 2012

Su questo sito web restano consultabili la serie dei DEPFID Working Papers e le informazioni sulla attività svolta dal Dipartimento dal 2006 al 2012





Working Papers
University of Siena

DEPFID Working Papers publish the preliminary version of research papers by the members of the Department of Economic Policy, Finance and Development at the University of Siena.

I DEPFID Working Papers sono una pubblicazione on-line per la divulgazione dei risultati preliminari delle ricerche dei componenti del Dipartimento di Politica Economica, Finanza e Sviluppo dell'Università di Siena.

ISSN 1972-3628
8/2011 Alessandro Innocenti, Pier Malpenga, Lorenzo Menconi
and Alessandro Santoni
Time Lags in Processing Market-Sensitive Information: A Case Study


Massimo Di Matteo

Goodwin's social philosophy: Continuity and change


Daniele Girardi

Do financial investors affect commodity prices? The case of Hard Red Winter Wheat


Simone Bertoli and Elisa Ticci

A fragile guideline to development assistance


Francesco Farina

Growth under strain in the European Union: A long run perspective


Angelo Antoci, Paolo Russu and Elisa Ticci

Investment inflows and sustainable development in a natural resource-dependent economy


Francesco Farina and Gianluca Grimalda

A cross-country experimental comparison of preferences for redistribution


Elisabetta Croci Angelini and Francesco Farina

Going to university? Family background and tertiary education enrolment in France and Italy

Angela Ambrosino

A cognitive approach to law and economics: Hayek's legacy

Alessandro Innocenti, Pier Malpenga, Lorenzo Menconi and Alessandro Santoni

Intra-day anomalies in the relationship between U.S. futures and European stock indexes

Carlo Zappia

Keynesian interpretations of the financial crisis

Serena Sordi and Alessandro Vercelli

Heterogeneous expectations and strong uncertainty in a Minskyan model of financial fluctuations


Susan Senior Nello

EU enlargement and theories of economic integration


Massimo Di Matteo

Competition and equilibrium: Attilio da Empoli's innovative approach

Serena Sordi and Alessandro Vercelli

Genesis and foundations of the multiplier: Marx, Kalecki and Keynes


Alessandro Vercelli

Weight of argument and economic decisions

Alessandro Vercelli

Dopo la crisi: le responsabilità dell'economista come ricercatore, docente e cittadino

Alessandro Vercelli

Economy and economics: the twin crises

Alberto Feduzi, Jochen Runde and Carlo Zappia

De Finetti on insuring uncertainty

Ronny Mazzocchi

Beyond DSGE: A macrodynamic model with intertemporal coordination failure

Marco Galbiati and Simone Giansante

Emergence of networks in large value payment systems (LVPSs)

Massimo Di Matteo

Economic dynamics as a succession of equilibria: the path travelled by Morishima

Alessandro Innocenti, Alessandra Rufa and Jacopo Semmoloni

Overconfident behavior in informational cascades: an eye-tracking study

Marcello Basili and Fulvio Fontini

Biofuel from Jatrofa Curcas : environmental sustainability and option value

Andrea Gallice

Self-serving biased reference points

Mauro Caminati

A knowledge based approach to collaboration in basic research

Massimo Di Matteo
and Serena Sordi

Richard M. Goodwin: a pioneer in the field of economic dynamics between the two Cambridges

Costanza Consolandi, Alessandro Innocenti and Alessandro Vercelli

CSR, rationality and the ethical preferences of investors in a laboratory experiment
5/2009 Simonetta Botarelli Evoluzione delle procedure e decisione di bilancio

Marcello Basili and Antonio Nicita

Marginal deterrence, escalating penalties and enforcement inconsistency
Simonetta Botarelli
Financial autonomy of Italian municipalities. Some aspects

Pierpaolo Pierani

Multilateral comparison of total factor productivity and convergence in Italian agriculture (1951-2002)

Francesco Farina and Fulvio Fontini

Voting on the tax rate when attitude to risk depends on skill heterogeneity

Alessandro Innocenti and Francesco Molinari

Do EU-Funded ICT RTD Policies Really Matter? An Empirical View from the Regions


Valeria Sodano

Innovation and food system sustainability: public concerns vs. private interests


Gaetano Gaballo

Interactive Learning and Behavioral Sunspots


Marcello Basili

The global strategy to cope with H5N1: the property rights caveat


Alessandro Innocenti

How can a psychologist inform economics? The strange case of Sidney Siegel


Marcello Basili and Stefano Dalle Mura

Ambiguous Money Distribution And The Price Stickiness Phenomenon: A Rationale From An Ambiguous Rational Expectations Approach


Andrea Gallice

Lowest Unique Bid Auctions over the Internet: Ability, Lottery or Scam?


Serena Sordi

A disequilibrium growth cycle model with differential savings

Carlo Zappia
Non-Bayesian decision theory ante litteram: the case of G. L. S. Shackle
Simonetta Botarelli
Principio di corrispondenza fiscale, popolazione non residente e tributi locali
Costanza Consolandi, Ameeta Jaiswal-Dale, Elisa Poggiani, and Alessandro Vercelli
Global Standards and Ethical Stock Indexes: the case of the Dow Jones Sustainability Stoxx Index
Simone Borghesi and Alessandro Vercelli
Happiness and health: two paradoxes
Mimì Coccìa e Giuseppe Della Torre
La ricostruzione dei consumi pubblici nel campo dell'istruzione nell’Italia liberale: 1861-1913
Nicola Dimitri
A note on the reward-loss duality in time consistent decisions
Marcello Basili and Maurizio Franzini
Cooperation, reciprocity and self-esteem: A theoretical approach
Elisabetta Croci Angelini and Francesco Farina

Technological choices under institutional constraints: measuring the impact on earnings dispersion

Simone Bertoli and Francesco Farina
The functional distribution of income: a review of the theoretical literature and of the empirical evidence around its recent pattern in European countries
Mauro Caminati
Function, mind and novelty: organismic concepts and Richard M. Goodwin formation at Harvard, 1932-1934. Insights from his papers at Siena University
Marcello Basili and Carlo Zappia
The weight of argument and non-additive measures: a note
Silvia Ferrini
L'Impact Factor: luci e ombre
Nicola Dimitri
Last minute bidding equilibrium in second price internet auctions