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FRDB Fondazione Rodolfo Debenedetti

fRDB Fellows and Affiliates Workshop

Ninth Edition, Reggio Calabria

14 June 2019


Library room - DiGiES
Università Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria
Complesso Torri - Salita Melissari
Loc. Feo di Vito - Reggio Calabria


9:15-09:30           Welcome address, Massimiliano Ferrara (Director Di.Gi.ES)

9:30-10:25           The Economics and Politics of Government Aid, Tommaso Colussi (Università Cattolica and fRDB)
                            Discussant:  Giovanna Labartino (Centro Studi Confindustria and fRDB)

               10:25-10:50       COFFEE BREAK

10:50-11:45       Does the Fish Rot from the Head? Evaluating the Effect of Organised Crime on Educational Outcomes, Massimo Finocchiaro Castro (Università Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria)
                         Discussant: Paolo Pinotti (Università Bocconi and fRDB)

11:45-12:40       No Line Left Behind: Assortative Matching Inside the Firm, Vittorio Bassi (University of Southern California and fRDB)
                         Discussant: Claudio Labanca (Monash University and fRDB)        

             12:40-13:45       LUNCH

13:45-14:40       Beyond Birth. Early Life Impacts and the Cost of Air Pollution, Simone Ferro (Queen Mary University of London and fRDB)                                                     Discussant:  Pietro Biroli (University of Zurich and fRDB)

14:40-15:35       The Effect of Cesarean Delivery Beyond Birth: a Natural Experiment, Chiara Serra (EUI and fRDB)
                           Discussant:  Paola Monti (fRDB)

            15:35-15:55       COFFEE BREAK

15:55-16:50        Les Liaisons Dangereuses: Politics and Wealth in the Florentine Republic, Francesco Drago (University of Catania)

16:50-17:45        International Collaboration in Western Balkans: the impact of EU enlargements on Science, Bruno Antonio Pansera (Decision Lab-Laboratorio di Metodi e Modelli decisionali per le Scienze Sociali, Università Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria)
                          Discussant: Giovanni Abbiati (fRDB)