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Research Papers

"Aggregate Dynamics and Microeconomic Heterogeneity: The Role of Vintage Technology", (with F. Scoccianti). Bibtex.

"Search Frictions, Labor Supply and the Asymmetric Business Cycle", (with D. Ferraro). Bibtex. (under revision)

"The Aging of the Baby Boomers: Demographics and Propagation of Tax Shocks",
American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics
2020 - vol. 12(2): 129 (with D. Ferraro). Bibtex.

"Hours and Employment over the Business Cycle: A Structural Analysis",
Review of Economic Dynamics
2020 - vol. 35: 240-262, (with M. Cacciatore and N. J. Traum). Appendix.

"The Macroeconomic Effects of Carbon Taxes: The Role of Investment and Emission Rates Heterogeneity", (with N. J. Traum). Bibtex.

"Market Reforms at the Zero Lower Bound", (with M. Cacciatore, F. Ghironi, and R. Duval). The analysis of reforms
in the 2016 IMF-World Economic Outlook is based on the results in this paper. Appendix.
IMF Working Paper version. CEPR Working Paper version. NBER Working Paper version. Bibtex.
R&R at Journal of Money, Credit and Banking.

"Market Deregulation and Optimal Monetary Policy in a Monetary Union",  Journal of International Economics, 2016 - vol. 99, 120-137,
(with M. Cacciatore and F. Ghironi). Appendix. NBER WP version. CEPR DP version. A non-technical note is available here. Bibtex.

"Market Reforms in Time of Imbalance", Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 2016 - vol. 72, 69-93.
(with M. Cacciatore, R. Duval, and F. Ghironi). Appendix. NBER WP version. CEPR DP version. Bibtex.

"The Domestic and International Effects of Euro Area Market Reforms",
Research in Economics, 2015 - vol. 69, 555-581, (with M. Cacciatore, R. Duval, and F. Ghironi). Bibtex.

"Short-Term Pain for Long-Term Gain? Market Deregulation and Monetary Policy in Small Open Economies",
Journal of International Money and Finance, 2016 - vol. 68, 358-385, (with M. Cacciatore, R. Duval, and F. Ghironi).
NBER WP version. CEPR DP version. Bibtex.

"The Macroeconomic Effects of Goods and Labor Markets Deregulation", Review of Economic Dynamics, 2016 - vol. 20, 1-24 (lead article),
(with M. Cacciatore). Appendix. Bibtex.

"Employment Effects of Product and Labour Market Reforms: Are there Synergies?", Economic Journal, 2012 - vol. 122(558), F79-F104,
(with G. Nicoletti, S. Scarpetta, and F. Schiantarelli). IZA WP version. Media briefing. Bibtex.

"Lumpiness, Capital Adjustment Costs and Investment Dynamics", Journal of Monetary Economics, 2012 vol. 58(4), 371-382. Bibtex.


Other Publications

"The Macroeconomics of Regulation", book review (with M. Cacciatore), International Finance, 2015 - vol. 18(3), 343-360. Bibtex.