Research Interests: Macroeconomics, Political Economy, Public Finance.
Youth Enfranchisement, Political Responsiveness, and Education Expenditure: Evidence from the U.S., with Graziella Bertocchi, Arcangelo Dimico and Alessia Russo. American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2020, 12(3)
- Additional Materials: Online Appendix, Replication Files. Featured in VoxEu, Center for Global Development. Earlier version: CEPR Discussion Paper 12332
Compliance Technology and Self-enforcing Agreements, with Bård Harstad and Alessia Russo. Journal of the European Economic Association, 2019, 17(1): 1–29. Lead article
- Featured in Dagens Næringsliv
Sustaining Cooperation through Self-Interested Actions, with Alessia Russo. The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics, 2019, 19(2): 1–11. Lead article
Public Education and Pensions in Democracy: A Political Economic Theory, with Alessia Russo. Journal of the European Economic Association, 2016, 14(5):1038–1073
A Politico-Economic Model of Aging, Technology Adoption and Growth, with Giovanni Prarolo. Journal of Population Economics, 2012, 25(3):989–1018
Optimal Sustainable Intergenerational Insurance, with Alessia Russo and Timothy Worrall. Under revision
Partisan Conflicts, Public Debt, and Growth, with Alessia Russo. Under revision
Working in Progress
Compliance Technology in Climate Policy, with Bård Harstad and Alessia Russo
Gender Reforms and Female Leadership, with Arcangelo Dimico and Alessia Russo
On Family Insurance, Children Mobility, and Fertility, with Jørgen Modalsl, Iacopo Morchio and Alessia Russo
Life Expectancy, Human Capital Accumulation, Technological Adoption and the Process of Economic Growth, with Giovanni Prarolo. In Labour Markets and Demographic Change, Ed. by Michael Kuhn and Carsten Ochsen, 2009, VS Verlag Eds.