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FRDB Fondazione Rodolfo Debenedetti

fRDB Fellows and Affiliates Workshop

Sixth Edition, Siracusa

10 June 2016


Ortygia Business School
Via Roma 124, Siracusa
Aula Magna


Morning Session


Chair: Michele Pellizzari (University of Geneva and fRDB)


10:00-11:00 Coordination of hours within a firm

Presenter: Claudio Labanca (University of California San Diego and fRDB)
Discussant: Giacomo De Giorgi (NY Fed and fRDB)


11:00-11:30 COFFEE BREAK


11:30-12:30 Is worker mobility conditionally random?

Presenter: Annaig Morin (Copenhagen Business School and fRDB) 
Discussant: Dario Maimone (University of Messina and Queen Mary College)


12:30-13:30 The role of education for amenity based sorting in British cities

Presenter:  Luisa Gagliardi (University of Geneva)
Discussant: Marta De Philippis (Bank of Italy and fRDB)


13:30-14:30 LUNCH


Afternoon session


Chair: Pietro Navarra (University of Messina and Penn University)


14:30-15:30 Foreign Peer Effects and Native Major Choices

Presenter:  Massimo Anelli (Bocconi University and fRDB)
Discussant: Pietro Biroli (University of Zurich and fRDB)


15:30-16:30 Information Frictions in the Labor Market: Evidence from a Field Experiment

Presenter: Vittorio Bassi (UCL, IFS and fRDB)
Discussant: Francesco Drago (University of Messina and Ortygia Business School)


16:30-17:00 COFFEE BREAK


17:00-18:00 Participation and Sustainability

Presenter:  Serena Cocciolo (Stockholm University and fRDB)
Discussant: Maurizio Lisciandra (University of Messina)