Publications

particolare, Giotto, Cappella degli Scrovegni, Padova. L'entusiasmo delle amiche all'incontro di Anna e Gioachino, alla Porta Aurea.

Articles in refereed journals, chapters in books


"An Experimental Study on Sequential Auctions with Privately Known Capacities", (with L. Corazzini and S. Galavotti), Games and Economic Behavior, forthcoming, DOI: 10.1016/j.geb.2019.06.005.
"Aymmetric regulation and incentives for quality provision: the new phase for the Italian water services", (with L. Bardelli), in S. Saussier (ed.): Palgrave Studies in Water Governance, London: Palgrave, 2018, Chapter 3: 57-84, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-98515-2.
"Fiscal Consolidation by Intergovernmental Transfers Cuts? The Unpleasant Effect on Expenditure Arrears", (with P. Chiades, L. Greco, V. Mengotto, L. Moretti), Economic Modelling, forthcoming, DOI: 10.1016/j.econmod.2018.09.008.
"Public Procurement: New Theoretical and Empirical Developments. Introduction", (with S. Saussier), Special Issue, Journal of Industrial and Business Economics, 2018, 45(1):1-4, DOI: 10.1007/s40812-018-0091-3.
"Sophisticated Bidders in Beauty-Contest Auctions" with S. Galavotti and L. Moretti, American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 2018, 10(4):1-27. DOI: 10.1257/ mic.20150240, https://www.aeaweb.org/articles?id=10.1257/mic.20150240
"Pre-commercial Procurement, Procurement of Innovative Solutions and Innovation Partnership in the EU: Rational and Strategy", with E. Iossa and F. Biagi, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 2018, 27(8): 730-749. DOI:10.1080/10438599.2017.1402431.
"Court Efficiency and Procurement Performance", with D. Coviello, L. Moretti and G. Spagnolo, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, forthcoming, DOI: 10.1111/sjoe.12225.
"Determinants of State Aid to Firms: The case of the European Car Industry", with M. Nicolini and C. Scarpa, Industrial and Corporate Change, forthcoming. DOI: 10.1093/icc/dtw023.
"Allotment in First-Price Auctions: an experimental investigation", with L. Corazzini, S. Galavotti and R. Sausgruber, Experimental Economics, forthcoming. DOI: 10.1007/s10683-016-9476-1.
"Benefits to vulnerable consumers in Italian energy markets: a focus on the eligibility criterion", with R. Miniaci and C. Scarpa, in Jon Strand (ed.): The Economics and Political Economy of Energy Subsides, pp. 223-254, Cambridge: MIT Press, 2016. ISBN-10:0262034646.
Donor coordination in project funding: Evidence from a threshold public goods experiment”, with C. Cotton and L. Corazzini, Journal of Public Economics, 128,C: 16-29, 2015. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpubeco.2015.05.005
"Firms' Qualifications and Subcontracting in Public Procurement: An Empirical Investigation", with L. Moretti, Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 31(3), pp. 568-598, 2015. DOI: 10.1093/jleo/ewv001
Energy affordability and the benefits system in Italy”, with R. Miniaci and C. Scarpa, Energy Policy, 75: 289-300, 2014. DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2014.09.008.
Sticks and carrots in procurement: an experimental exploration", with M. Bigoni and G. Spagnolo, The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 14/3: 893-936, 2014. DOI:10.1515/bejeap-2013-0110.
“Time overruns as opportunistic behavior in public procurement”, with C. D’Alpaos, M. Moretto and S. Vergalli, Journal of Economics, 110 (1): 25-42, 2013. DOI: 10.1007/s00712-013-0352-6.
Aiding car producers in the EU: money in search for a strategy”, with M. Nicolini and C. Scarpa, Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, 13(1): 67-87, 2012. DOI: 10.1007/s10842-012-0146-5.
The design of the university systems”, with G. De Fraja, Journal of Public Economics, 96:317-330. 2012. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpubeco.2011.10.005.
Technology and incentive regulation in the Italian motorway industry”, with A. Iozzi and L. Benfratello, Journal of Regulatory Economics, 35(2): 201-221, 2009. DOI: 10.1007/s11149-008-9077-9
"Towards defining and measuring the affordability of public utility services", with I. Kessides, R. Miniaci and C. Scarpa, The World Bank Policy Research Working Paper Series, 4915/2008, 2008.
Equilibrium state aid in integrating markets”, with S. Martin, The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, Vol. 8: Iss. 1, Article 33, 2008.
Distributional effects of price reforms in the Italian utility markets”, with R. Miniaci and C. Scarpa, Fiscal Studies, 29/1: 135-163, 2008.
“Measuring the affordability of basic public utility services in Italy”, with R. Miniaci and C. Scarpa, Giornale degli Economisti e Annali di Economia, 121-67/2: 185-230, 2008.
Profit sharing and firm regulation: a real option approach”, with M. Moretto, The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, Vol. 7 : Iss. 1, Article 56, 2007.
Institutional and regulatory reform of the Italian motorway industry: a first empirical assessment”, with L. Benfratello and A. Iozzi, in Marrelli, M., F. Padovano and I. Rizzo (eds.): Servizi Pubblici: Nuove Tendenze nella Regolamentazione, nella Produzione e nel Finanziamento, Milano: Franco Angeli, 2007.
State aid to business”, with S. Martin, in P. Bianchi and S. Labory, (eds.): International Handbook of Industrial Policy, Elsevier: Amsterdam, Chapter 7, pp. 134-152, 2006.
Profit-sharing regulation in water service supply”, with M. Moretto, in Defrancesco E., Thiene M., Galletto L., (eds.) Food, Agriculture and the Environment. Economic Issues, Franco Angeli, Milano, pp. 291-304, 2005.
Revenue Sharing Rules for International Telephony”, with G. De Fraja, Journal of Regulatory Economics, 20, 1-21, 2001.
“State Aid in Context”, with S. Martin, in G. Galli and J. Pelkmans (ed.) Regulatory reform and competitiveness in Europe, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, vol.1:176-201, 2000.
“Foreign Direct Investment, Policy Uncertainty and Irreversibility: an Option Pricing Approach”, with M. Moretto, Rivista di Scienze Economiche e Commerciali, 66, 653-675, 1999.
Privatisation and EU Competition Policy: the case of the Italian Energy Sector”, in S. Martin (ed.) Competition Policy in the EU, Amsterdam: North-Holland, pp.323-350, 1998.
Market Perfomance in a Transition Economy: Interactions between Employee-Controlled and Profit-Maximising Firms”, with M. Moretto, Rivista di Scienze Economiche e Commerciali, 44, 23-42, 1997.
Large scale privatisation and management incentives in Central Eastern Europe”, Economic System, 2, 125-146, 1995.
"Privatising by Auction in the Eastern European Transition Countries: the Czechoslovak Experience", Moct-Most, 1: 101-132, 1995.
Modelling interactions between state and private sector in a previously centrally planned economy”, Journal of International and Comparative Economics, 1: 39-59, 1995.

Papers in the Referee Process (Submitted, Revised and/or Resubmitted)


- "Buyers' ability in public procurement: a structural analysis of Italian medical devices", with A. Bucciol and R. Camboni, Working Paper, University of Verona, Submitted.
- "Pre and post-award outsourcing: temporary partnership vs subcontracting in public procurement", (with L. Rondi),Marco Fanno Working Paper no. 211-2017, Deparment of Economics, University of Padova, Submitted.
- "Favouritism in scoring rule auctions", (with R. Camboni), Marco Fanno Working Paper No. 210, Department of Economics and Management, University of Padova, 2016, Submitted.


Other publications, in Italian (journals and chapters in books)



"Verso la definizione e misurazione dei concetti di affordability nei servizi elettrici", (with R. Miniaci and C. Scarpa), in F. Boffa, S. Clo' and A. Clo', Riforme elettriche tra efficienza ed equita'", Bologna: Il Mulino, 2015.
- "Riforme nei servizi di pubblica utilita' e tutela dei vulnerable consumers in Europa", in AA.VV., "Evoluzione e riforma dell'intervento pubblico - Saggi in onore di Gilberto Muraro", Milano: Giappichelli Ed, 2013.
- Comment to the paper: "La rinegoziazione dei contratti di lavori pubblici: un'analisi teorica ed empirica"(F.Decarolis, G.Palumbo), (with L. Moretti), in AA.VV., Banca D'Italia: Report Ricerca su Infrastrutture, 2011.
- "Il controllo europeo degli aiuti di stato all'industria: l'esperienza italiana nel periodo 2000- 2006", (with S. Martin), in Guerra C. and A. Zanardi (eds.): Rapporto di Finanza Pubblica 2007, Bologna: Il Mulino, 223-254, 2007.
- "La riforma del settore autostradale: un cantiere aperto", (with L. Benfratello and A. Iozzi), in Cambini C., Giannaccari A. e F. Pammolli (eds.): Le politiche di liberalizzazione in Italia: proposte di riforma e linee di intervento settoriali, Bologna: Il Mulino, 143-170, 2007.
- "Una valutazione delle ipotesi di revisione del Metodo Tariffario Normalizzato per il sistema idrico integrato in Italia", (with C. D'Alpaos), Economia Pubblica, 2006, 36: 97-125.
- "Autostrade", (with L. Benfratello, A. Iozzi), Rivista di Politica Economica, 2006, III:329- 364.
- "Quali tariffe di trasporto nel settore del gas naturale?", (with C. Cambini and A. Iozzi), Mercato Concorrenza e Regole, 2004, 6:1, 151-175.
- "Monopolio naturale ed efficienza nell'offerta di servizi pubblici", (with V. Rebba), in Muraro G. e P. Valbonesi (eds.): I servizi idrici tra mercato e regole, Roma: Carocci, pp.59-96, 2003.
- "La regolamentazione dei prezzi", (with M. Moretto), in Muraro G. e P. Valbonesi (eds.): I servizi idrici tra mercato e regole, Roma: Carocci, pp. 97-166, 2003.
- "Le concessioni di servizio", (with A. Meggiolaro), in Muraro G. e P. Valbonesi (eds.): I servizi idrici tra mercato e regole, Roma: Carocci, pp. 167-236, 2003.
- "Caso AIIP vs Telecom Italia. Nuovi Mercati, Vecchie Condotte", (with A. Nicolo', F. Manenti and P. Tedeschi), Economia e Politica Industriale, 2002, 112, 191-204.
- "Regolamentazione e tutela della concorrenza nell'essential facility: il caso Snam - tariffe di vettoriamento", (with A. Nicolo', F. Manenti and P. Tedeschi), Economia e Politica Industriale, 2001, 110, 109-124.
- "Il ruolo della lega calcio nella vendita dei diritti televisivi", (with A. Nicolo', G. Marcato and P. Tedeschi), Economia e Politica Industriale, 2001, 110, 95-108.
- "Diseguaglianze di genere nel consumo della risorsa tempo", (with L. Bisaglia), in M.C. Belloni and F. Bimbi (eds.): Microfisica della cittadinanza. Cittadinanza, Citta', Genere, Milano: F. Angeli, (139-160), 1997.
- "Crescita economica e sviluppo umano", (with G. Tusset), Sviluppo, 1997, 5: 31-52.

Book edited, in Italian

"I servizi idrici tra mercato e regole", (Water Services in between Regulation and Market Rules), G. Muraro and P. Valbonesi (eds.), Roma: Carocci, 2003. ISBN: 9788843027859.