Webinar Pensare la Macroeconomia

Al libro `Pensare la Macroeconomia’ abbiamo affiancato una serie di webinar (organizzati dalla Pearson Italia) per trattare specifici argomenti discussi nel libro con esperti del settore. Sono incontri agili, di un’ora ciascuno. Qui trovate una lista a partire dai più recenti. Seguendo il link potete vedere le registrazioni: Computazione e modelli ad agenti (con Gabriele…

Linking FDI Network Topology with the Covid-19 Pandemic

A new working paper with Roberto Antonietti and Giulia De Masi on Covid19 and FDI in EU28: `Linking FDI Network Topology with the Covid-19 Pandemic’. Globalization has considerably increased the movement of people and goods around the world, which constitutes a key channel of viral infection. Increasingly close economic links between countries speeds up the…

From FDI network topology to macroeconomic instability

A new paper with Giulia De Masi on Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination volume 15, pages133–158(2020) https://doi.org/10.1007/s11403-019-00275-0 Fragmentation of production undoubtedly constitutes a possible channel of economic contagion and could play a key role in the study of systemic risk. Investments abroad implicitly create long-range economic dependencies between investors and the economies of destination, possibly triggering…

Does the Same FDI Fit All?

The publishing process is not always linear. Sometimes the initial versions are completely different from those published. Finally, after few years, Giorgia Giovannetti, Enrico Marvasi and I have completed the process for the Italian Economic Journal. Here you can find the full-text view-only version. Abstract: This paper investigates the heterogeneity within the group of foreign…