Buonanno, P, Drago, F., Galbiati, R. and P. Vertova (forthcoming). "How much should we trust crime statistics?  A comparison between EU and US", European Journal of Law and Economics.

Galbiati, R. and P. Vertova (2014). "How Laws Affect Behavior: Obligations, Incentives and Cooperative Behavior" , International Review of Law and Economics , vol. 38, pp. 48-57.

Drago, F., Vertova, P. Galbiati R. (2011). "Prison Conditions and Recidivism", American Law and Economics Review, vol. 13, pp. 103-130 (winner of the American Law and Economics Review Dinstinguished Article Prize).

Devillanova C., Di Maio M. and P. Vertova (2010). "Labour Mobility and the Redistributive Effects of Trade Integration", Journal of Economics, vol. 100 (2), pp. 95-115.

Drago, F., Galbiati, R. and P. Vertova (2009). "The deterrent Effects of Prison: Evidence from a Natural Experiment", Journal of Political Economy, 117 (2), pp. 254-280.

Galbiati, R. and P. Vertova (2008). "Obligations and Cooperative Behaviour in Public Good Games", Games and Economic Behaviour, vol. 64 (1), pp. 146-150.

Galbiati, R. and P. Vertova (2008). "Horizontal Equity", Economica, vol. 75 (298), pp. 384-391.

Belloc, M., D'Alessandro, S., Di Maio, M., Drago, F. and P. Vertova (2008)."Technology and the environment in the history of the economic thought", Journal of Global Environmental Issues, vol. 8 (4), pp. 311-334.

Belloc, M. and P. Vertova (2006). “Public Investment and Economic Performance in Highly Indebted Poor Countries: an Empirical Assessment”, International Review of Applied Economics, vol. 20 (2), pp. 151-170.