Some papers presented in past N.E.R.I. workshops ended up being published as follows:



Auteri M., Guccio C., Pammolli F., Pignataro G. and Vidoli F. (forth.) "Spatial heterogeneity in nonparametric efficiency: an application to Italian hospitals" Social Science & Medicine 


Brekke K.R., T.H. Holmas, K. Monstad and O.R. Straume (forth.) "How does the type of remuneration affect  physician behaviour? Fixed salary versus fee-for-service". American Journal of Health Economics


Cellini R. and D. Lisi (forth.) "Readmission treatment price and product quality in the hospital sector" Health Economics


Comino S.,  A. Galasso and C. Graziano (forth.) "Market Power and Patent Strategies: Evidence from Renaissance VeniceJournal of Industrial Economics




Valentini E. and P. Vitale (2019) "Optimal Climate Policy for a Pessimistic Social Planner". Environmental and Resource Economics, 72(2), 411-443.




Enache A. and  J. P. Florens (2018) "Nonparametric Estimation for Regulation Models". Annals of Economics and Statistics, 131: 45-58.


Flores-Fillol R., A. Iozzi and T. Valletti (2018), "Platform Pricing and Consumer Foresight: The Case of Airports".  Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 27(4): 705-725.


Genakos, G.,  P. Koutroumpis and M. Pagliero (2018) “The Impact of Maximum Markup Regulation on Prices”.  Journal of Industrial Economics, 66(2) 239-300.


Genakos, G.,  T. Valletti and F. Verboven (2018) “Evaluating market consolidation in mobile communications”.  Economic Policy, 33(95) 45-100.


Hubert F. and E. Orlova (2018) "Network Access and Market Power". Energy Economics, 76: 170-185.


Silve A. (2018) "Asset Complementarity, Resource Shocks, and the Political Economy of Property Rights".  Journal of Conflict Resolution, 62(7): 1489-1516.




Albano G., B. Cesi and A. Iozzi (2017) "Repeated Procurement with Unverifiable Quality: The Case for Discretionary Competitive Procedures . Journal of Public Economics, 145: 14-26.


Cavaliere A.,  M. Maggi and F. Stroffolini (2017) "Investment Driven Mixed Firms: Partial Privatization by Local Governments". International Tax and Public Finance, 24: 549-483.


Clò S., M. Ferraris and M. Florio (2017) "Ownership, Environmental Regulation and Environmental Quality in Developed Countries". Energy Economics, 61: 298-312.


D'Amato A., E. Valentini and M. Zoli (2017).  "Tradable Quotas Taxation and Market Power". Energy Economics, 63: 248-252.


De Feo G. and G. De Luca (2017) "Mafia in the Ballot Box". American Economic Journal: Economic Policy.


Di Giacomo M., M. Piacenza, L. Siciliani and G. Turati (2017) "Do Public Hospitals Respond to Changes in DRG Price Regulation? The Case of Birth Deliveries in the Italian NHS". Health Economics.


Pagnozzi M. and K. J. Saral (2017) "Demand Reduction in Multi-object Auctions with Resale: an Experimental Analysis". The Economic Journal,


Turati G.,D. Montolio and M. Piacenza (2017) "Funding and School Accountability: The Importance of Private and Decentralised Public Funding for Pupil Attainment". Fiscal Studies.  




Baldi, S., A. Bottasso, M. Conti e C. Piccardo (2016) "o Bid or not to Bid: that is the Question. Public Procurement, Project Complexity, and Corruption". European Journal of Political Economy, 43:89-106.


Boffa F., A. Piolatto and G. Ponzetto (2016) “Political Centralization and Government Accountability”, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 131: 381-422.


Cambini C.,  E.Fumagalli and L. Rondi (2016) "Incentives to Quality and Investment: Evidence from Electricity Distribution in Italy". Journal of Regulatory Economics, 49: 1-32.


Colombo S. (2016) "Mixed Oligopolies and Collusion", Journal of Economics, 118(2): 167-184.


Dargaud E., A.Mantovani and C.  Reggiani (2016) "Cartels Punishmant and Distorsive Effects oof Fines". Journal of Competition Law & Economics, 12: 375-399.


Iossa E. and David Martimort (2016) “Corruption in PPPs, Incentives and Contract Incompleteness”, International Journal of Industrial Organization, 44: 85-100.


Lange M. R. J. and A. Saric (2016) "Substitution between Fixed, Mobile and Voice over IP Telephony. Evidence from the European Union". Telecommunication Policy, 40: 1007-1019.


Mantovani A. and J. Vandekerckhove (2016) “The strategic interplay between bundling and merging in complementary markets”, Managerial and Decision Economics, 37: 19-36.




Abrardi L.; Cambini C. (2015) “Tariff Regulation with Energy Efficiency Goals”. Energy Economics, 49, pp. 122-131


Bassi M. M. Pagnozzi and S. Piccolo (2015) "Transparency and Product Differentiation with Competing Vertical Hierarchies" Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 24: 904-933.


Comino S. and C. Graziano (2015) “How many patents does it take to signal innovation quality”, International Journal of Industrial Organization 43: 66-79.


D'Amato A., Mazzanti M. and F. Nicolli (2015) “Waste and Organized Crime in Regional Environments”. Resource and Energy Economics, 41: 185-201


Di Giacomo, Marina & Piacenza, Massimiliano & Scervini, Francesco & Turati, Gilberto, (2015). “Should we resurrect ‘TIPP flottante’ if oil price booms again? Specific taxes as fuel consumer price stabilizers”, Energy Economics, 51: 544–552.


Elizalde J.,  M. Kinateder and I. Rodríguez-Carreño (2015). “Entry Regulation, Firm’s Behaviour and Social Welfare" European Journal of Law and Economics, 40: 13-31.


Georgescu O. (2015)  "Contagion in the interbank market: Funding versus regulatory constraints". Journal of Financial Stability, 18 :1-18.


Nardotto M. T. Valletti and F. Verboven (2015) “Unbundling the incumbent: Evidence from UK broadband”, Journal of the European Economic Association,  13 (2): 330-362.




Albano, G.L. & Antellini Russo, F., Zampino, R. (2014) “Il Public Procurement come stimolo alle PMI: il caso del mercato elettronico della Pubblica Amministrazione italiana”, Rivista di Politica Economica, 3: 169-210.


Buzzacchi L. & Turati, G. (2014). "Optimal Risk Allocation in the Provision of Local Public Services: Can a Private Insurer be Better Than a Federal Relief Fund?," CESifo Economic Studies, 60(4): 747-779.


Francesco Porcelli, (2014). "Electoral accountability and local government efficiency: quasi-experimental evidence from the Italian health care sector reforms," Economics of Governance, 15(3), pp. 221-251.


Piacenza M. & Turati G. (2014), “Does Fiscal Discipline towards Sub-national Governments Affect Citizens’ Well-being? Evidence on Health", Health Economics, 23(2) pp. 199-224.




Bortolotti B. Cambini C. Rondi L. (2013), “Reluctant Regulation”, Journal of Comparative Economics, vol. 41, pp. 804-828.


Bottasso, A., Conti, M.  and  C. A. Piga (2013). ``Low Cost Carriers and Airports Performance: Empirical Evidence from a panel of UK Airports'', Industrial and Corporate Change. 22(3), 745-769.


Brito Duarte & Pereira Pedro & Vareda João, (2013). "Investment, Dynamic Consistency and the Sectoral Regulator’s Objective," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 13(2), pp. 563-594


Cavaliere, Alberto, Valentina Giust, and Mario Maggi.(2013) "Efficient mechanisms for access to storage when competition in gas markets is imperfect." Energy Economics 36: 481-490.


Fiocco Raffaele, (2013). "The Optimal Institutional Design of Vertically Related Markets with Unknown Upstream Costs," Review of Network Economics, 12(2): 183-210


Iozzi A. and T. Valletti (2013) “Vertical bargaining and countervailing incentives”. American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 6(3), pp. 106-35.


Pagliero M. (2013) "The Impact of Potential Labor Supply on Licensing Exam Difficulty", Labour Economics, 25.


Pereira, Pedro & Ribeiro, Tiago & Vareda, João, (2013). "Delineating markets for bundles with consumer level data: The case of triple-play," International Journal of Industrial Organization, 31: 760-773.


Petretto, A. (2013). Need equalization transfers and productive efficiency of local governments. Rivista Italiana degli Economisti, XVIII: 25-47




Belloc, F. & Nicita, A. & M.A. Rossi, (2012). "Whither policy design for broadband penetration? Evidence from 30 OECD countries," Telecommunications Policy, 36(5): 382-398.


Bosco, B. & Parisio, L. & Pelagatti, M, (2012). "Strategic bidding in vertically integrated power markets with an application to the Italian electricity auctions," Energy Economics, 34(6): 2046-2057.


Cambini C. & Rondi, L. (2012). "Capital structure and investment in regulated network utilities: evidence from EU telecoms," Industrial and Corporate Change, 21(1): 31-71.


Cesi Berardino & Iozzi Alberto & Valentini Edilio, 2012. "Regulating Unverifiable Quality by Fixed-Price Contracts," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 12(1): 1-39.


Di Giacomo, M. & Piacenza, M. & Turati, G., (2012). "Are “flexible” taxation mechanisms effective in stabilizing fuel prices? An evaluation considering wholesale fuel markets," Energy Economics, 34(4): 1176-1186.


Fabio Fiorillo & Agnese Sacchi, 2012. "On Local Environmental Protection," EuroEconomica, 5(31): 28-42.


Levaggi, R. & Moretto, M. & Pertile, P., (2012). "Static and dynamic efficiency of irreversible health care investments under alternative payment rules," Journal of Health Economics, 31(1): 169-179.




Beraldo, S. & Turati, G. (2011), “The Relationship between Competition and Trust. An Essay in an Historical and Theoretical Perspective”, in Sacconi L. and Degli Antoni G. (eds), Social capital, Corporate Social Responsibility, Economic Behaviour and Performance, Palgrave MacMillan, New York.


Gautier A. & Paolini D. (2011). "Universal Service Financing in Competitive Postal Markets: One Size Does Not Fit All," Review of Network Economics, 10(3): 1-30.


Lupi, P., Manenti, F., Scialà A., Varin C. (2011), On the Assessment of Regulators Efficiency. An Application to European Telecommunications. Info: the Journal of Policy, Regulation and Strategy for Telecommunications, Information and Media, vol. 13(1): 61-73.




Ciaccia, Gervasio & Doni, Nicola & Fontini, Fulvio, (2010). "Auctioning wind power sites when environmental quality matters," Energy Policy, 38(4): 1734-1740.




Fabio Padovano & Roberto Ricciuti (2009). "Political competition and economic performance: evidence from the Italian regions," Public Choice, 138(3): 263-277.


Petretto, A., (2009). "On the Impact of Productive Efficiency and Quality of a Regulated Local Public Utility Upon Final Goods Prices and Consumer's Welfare" Giornale degli Economisti, 68(3): 311-339.