Research: Work in Progress and Publications

Work in progress

The Political Cost of Being Soft on Crime (with F.Sobbrio and F. Drago) CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12097

Learning, Spillover and Persistence: Institutions and the Dynamics of Cooperation (with Emeric Henry and Nicolas Jaquemet)

Internet, Jobs and Crime (with Aurélie Ouss and Arnaud Philippe)

Law, Human Capital and the Emergence of Free City-States in Medieval Italy (with Marianna Belloc and Francesco Drago) in progress

Publications in Journals

Benoit, J.P., Galbiati, R. and Henry, E. Investing to Cooperate: Theory and Experiment  Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Dec.2017

Belloc, M., Drago, F. and Galbiati, R. "Earthquakes, Religion, and Transition to Self-GovernmentItalian CitiesQuarterly Journal of Economics, vol. 131, n. 4 (2016): 1875-1926

Caroli, E., Bignon, V. and Galbiati, R"Stealing to Survive: Crime in XIXth Century France" Economic Journal 127(559), pp. 19-49 2017

Fluet, C. and Galbiati, R. Lois et normes : les enseignements de l’économie comportementale. L’Actualité Economique,

Buonanno, P. Drago, F. and Galbiati, R. "Response of Crime to Unemployment Cycles: International Comparisons in the Long Run" Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice,
30(1), pp. 29-40, 2014

Drago, F. Galbiati, R. and Vertova P "
The Deterrent Effects of Prison Evidence from a Natural Experiment" . Journal of Political Economy
, 117(2), pp. 257-280

Galbiati, R., Schlag, K., Van Der Weele, J. "Sanctions That Signal: and Experiment"
  Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 94 (October), Pages 34–51

Galbiati R. and Zanella, G.  "The Tax Evasion Social Multiplier: Evidence from Italy
".  Journal of Public Economics , Vol.96 (5-6); 484-495

Drago, F. and Galbiati "Indirect Effects of a Policy Altering Criminal Behavior: Evidence from the Italian Prison Experiment." American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 4(2), pp.199-218

Galbiati, R. and Vertova, P. "Obligations and Cooperative Behaviour in Public Good Games.
Games and Economic Behavior 64(1), pp.146-170

Drago, F. Galbiati, R. and Vertova P.  "
Prison Conditions and Recidivism"
   American Law and Economics Review   2011, 13(1)   Winner of the American Law and Economics Review Distinguished Article Prize

Galbiati, R., Vertova, P.
How Laws Affect Behavior: Obligations, Incentives and Coopeative Behavior  International Review of Law and Economics , 38
, pp. 48-57.

Buonanno, P., Drago, F., Galbiati, R. and Zanella, G. "Crime in Europe and US:  Dissecting the Reversal of Misfurtunes"   Economic Policy 2011, July

Galbiati, R. and Vertova, P. "Horizontal Equity.
Economica. 2008, 75(298)

Galbiati, R. and D’Antoni, M. "A Signalling Theory of Nonmonetary Sanctions."   
International Review of Law and Economics.  2007. 27(2), pp.204-218

Deffains, B. , Galbiati R. and Rouillon, S. “An Assessment of the French Reform of Minimum Manadtory Penalties” , Portuguese Economic Journal   8(3) 2009 (Special issue on judicial reforms in Europe edited by Nuno Garoupa)

Galbiati, R. and Garoupa, N. "Keeping Stigma Out of Administrative Law: An Explanation of Consistent Beliefs."  
Supreme Court Economic Review. 15-2007. University of Chicago Press

In Collective Volumes

 Galbiati, R. 2016. Les étrangers sont-ils plus criminels que les nationaux ?. In H. Thiollet (ed.) Migrants, migrations. Armand Colin, Pari

Drago, F., Pinotti, P., Galbiati R. A 2015 ‘Analisi Economica del Comportamento Illegale’. In De Caleo, Luchino, Manuale di Economia del Lavoro, Bologna, Il Mulino, Bologna.

Drago, F. and Galbiati, R. 2013 Deterrent Effect of G.J.N. Bruinsma and D.L. Weisburd (eds.), Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Springer: pp.1023-1033

Galbiati, R. and Philippe, A. 2014 Enfermez-les tous! Dissuasion et effets pervers des politiques répressives. In "Lumières sur les économies souterraines": Regards Croisés sur l'Economie. Vol. 9 pp.44-57

Galbiati R. 2013 Les enseignements de la statistique et de la criminologie. In Délinquance, politiques publiques et réponses locales. Fondation Gabriel Péri. pp.21-33.