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SELECTED RESEARCH PAPERS

 

·     Labor Force Participation, Wage Rigidities, and Inflation”, (2015) (with Marianna Riggi). Presented at the ECB conference on “Challenges for macroeconomic policy in a low inflation environment” (5-6 November 2015, ECB,Frankfurt am Main).

 

·        “Financial Constraints and the Sensitivity of Export to Exchange Rates”, (2015) (with Mi Dai, Alberto F. Pozzolo and Jianwei Xu).  Presented at the ETSG 17th Annual Conference (10-12 September 2015; Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne).

 

·        Exchange Rate, External Orientation of Firms and Wage Adjustment”, (2014), The World Economy37, Issue 11, 1589–1611, (with Alberto Pozzolo).

 

·        Effort and Hours over the Business Cycle”, (2014), in Paganetto, L. (ed.), “Wealth, Income Inequalities, and Demography”, Springer International Publishing, pages 229-249 (with D.J. Marchetti).

 

·        Performance Pay and Changes in U.S. Labor Market Dynamics”, (2013), Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 37, 2796-2813 (with Marianna Riggi).

 

·       Exchange Rate, Employment and Hours: what Firm-level Data Say”, (2010), Journal of International Economics, 82, 112–123 (with Alberto F. Pozzolo).

 

·        The Italian Treasury Econometric Model (ITEM)”, (2010), Economic Modelling, Vol. 27, 1, pp. 125-133 (with Claudio Cicinelli, Andrea Cossio, Ottavio Ricchi and Cristian Tegami). Technical Appendix of the paper

 

·        Pricing Behaviour and the Response of Hours to Productivity Shocks”, (2007), Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, vol. 39, pp.1587-1612 (with D. J. Marchetti). Appendix B and Appendix C of the paper.

 

·        Price Stickiness and the Contractionary Effect of Technology Shocks”, (2005), European Economic Review, 49, pp. 1137-1163 (with D.J. Marchetti).

 

·        Is Firm's Productivity Related to its Financila Structure? Evidence From Microeconomic Data”, (2005), Rivista di Politica Economica, no. I-II, pp. 177-198; reprinted in Malgarini, M. and Piga, G. (eds.), “Capital Accumulation, Productivity and Growth”, Palgrave Macmillan (with A.F. Pozzolo and Fabiano Schivardi).

 

·        Cross-Currency, Cross-Maturity Forward Exchange Premia as Predictors of Spot Rate Changes: Theory and Evidence, (2003), Journal of Banking and Finance, 27, pp. 183-200.

 

·        Investment and the Exchange Rate: an Analysis with Firm-Level Panel Data, (2001), European Economic Review, (45)2, pp. 259-283 (with Alberto F. Pozzolo).

 

·        Geographic Labour Mobility and the Cost of Housing: Evidence from Italy”, (2000), Applied Economics, 32, pp. 1899-1906 (with Luigi Cannari e Paolo Sestito).