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Full Professor of Economics

Dept of Economics and Finance, University of Rome Tor Vergata;

Research Fellow, CEPR London and GREEN-Bocconi

Coordinator Msc in European Economy and Business Law



"Go as far as the legs of reasons can tell you and then jump"

(The Life of Pi)

Selected Publications

Games and Economic Behavior (2015), Economic Journal (1998), Journal of the European Economic Association (2014), International Journal of Industrial Organization (2002, 2015), Journal of Industrial Economics (1999), Journal of Law, Economics & Organization (2020), Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory (2011), Journal of Public Economics (2006), Rand Journal of Economics (2004, 2012, 2012).


Recent Papers

  • Collusive Market Allocations, with with Leslie Marx, Simon Loertscher and Patrick Rey. Submitted.

  • Organizing Competition for the Market with Patrick Rey and Michael Waterson. Revise and Resubmit, Journal of the European Economic Association

  • Prizes versus Contracts as Incentives for Innovation, with Yeon-Koo Che and Patrick Rey. Revise and Resubmit (II Round) Review of Economic Studies

  • Bureaucratic Competence and Procurement Outcomes, with F. Decarolis, L.M. Giuffrida, V. Mollisi and G. Spagnolo. NBER Discussion Paper. Forthcoming, Journal of Law, Economics and Organization.

  • Buyers' Role in Innovation Procurement — with F. Decarolis, G. de Rassenfosse, L.M. Giuffrida, V. Mollisi, E. Raiteri and G. Spagnolo, CEPR Discussion paper 13777. Revise and Resubmit, Journal of Economics & Management Strategy.

  • Public Procurement as a Demand-side Policy: Project Competition and Innovation Incentives with Alessandro De Chiara. CEPR Discussion paper 13664.

NEWS

Policy Paper: "Integrity Framework for Public Infrastructures: Review and Further Action," Inter-American Development Bank, Washington August 2020.

CEPR Industrial Organization Seminars. Organizing Competition for the Market with Patrick Rey and Michael Waterson. June 2020 Online.

Expert Panellist, Roundtable on Competition for the market: O.E.C.D. Global Competition Forum 2019, Paris, O.E.C.D.

Invited Lecture: 8th ZEW/MaCCI Conference on the Economics of Innovation and Patenting: Procurement of Innovation: Rationale, Design and Impact, 2019.

Invited Speaker: Collusion via Market Allocation, Frontiers in Theoretical IO. XXXIV Jornadas de Economía Industrial (Madrid, September 2019).

Invited Speaker: Public Procurement of Innovation: Rationale, Design and Impact, Universitat Autonoma di barcellong. PHD Conference, 19 June 2019.

Keynote Lecture: Nordic Workshop On Industrial Organization (Norio Xi), Stockholm School Of Economics 10–11 June 2019

Buyers' Role in Innovation Procurement — with F. Decarolis, G. de Rassenfosse, L.M. Giuffrida, V. Mollisi, E. Raiteri and G. Spagnolo, CEPR Discussion paper 13777

Public Procurement as a Demand-side Policy: Project Competition and Innovation Incentives with Alessandro De Chiara. New version: Innovation Policy: procurement vs grants.

Organizing Competition for the Market with Patrick Rey and Michael Waterson

Referendum ATAC: sì, no, parliamone —2018

Il Governo dell'Economia in Europa: Le infrastrutture — 2018

3rd Global Procurement Conference — 2018

VOX EU: The (large) impact of buyer competence on the cost and timing of procurement — 2018

Barriers Towards Foreign Firms in International Public Procurement Markets: a Review — with Chiara Carboni and Gianpiero Mattera

Public Private Partnerships In Europe For Building And Managing Public Infrastructures: An Economic Perspectiveo — with Stephane Saussier

Quando l’incompetenza fa più danni della corruzione —2018

Bureaucratic Competence and Procurement Outcomes —2018