Department of Economics and Finance
Università di Roma Tor Vergata

Via Columbia 2, 00133 Roma (Italy)
+39 06 7259 5442

Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance
Via Sallustiana 62, 00187 Roma (Italy)
+39 06 4792 5233



Tenure in Office and Public Procurement (this version July 2016) 
with Coviello D., American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2017, 9, 59-105

The Effect of Female Leadership on Establishment and Employee Outcomes: Evidence from Linked Employer-Employee Data (this version July 2014)
ith Paserman D.Research in Labor Economics, 2015, 41, 341-372

Do Better Paid Politicians Perform Better? Disentangling Incentives from Selection (this version May 2011), appendix
ith Nannicini T.Journal of the European Economic Association, 2013, 11, 369-398

Gender Interactions within Hierarchies: Evidence from the Political Arena (this version September 2011)appendix
with Paserman D., Review of Economic Studies2012, 79, 1021-1052

Electoral Rules and Politicians' Behavior: A Micro Test (this version December 2010), appendix
with Nannicini T. and Naticchioni P., American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2011, 3, 144-174

Moonlighting Politicians (this version June 2009) 
with Nannicini T. and Naticchioni P., Journal of Public Economics
, 2010, 94, 688-699

The Dynamics of Repeated Temporary Jobs
Labour Economics, 2005, 12, 429-448


with Paserman D.

Do the Right Thing: Climate Change Policies and Electoral Accountability
with D. Paserman and E. Patacchini

War of Waves: Radio Propaganda, Violence, and Political Polarization
with M. Onorato, F. Sobbrio and G. Tabellini


Would electing more women fix Congress?, The Atlantic, 23/08/2016
Does money buy better politicians?, Boston Globe, 28/09/2014
Do better paid politicians perform better?, The Financial Times, 01/06/2012
Il politico ad orologeria, Il Sole 24 Ore, 21/12/2010
Quelle soliste senza potere, Il Sole 24 Ore, 02/09/2009