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Two More ERC Grants to Bocconi

Two More ERC Grants to Bocconi

by Fabio Todesco

Salvatore Nunnari and Anne Marie Jeannet have obtained two ERC Starting Grants from the European Research Council for research projects about the success of populist parties in Europe and the political consequences of deindustrialization  

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No Jab, No School Policy: An effective Way to Contain Measles in Western Countries

No Jab, No School Policy: An effective Way to Contain Measles in Western Countries

by Ezio Renda

An analysis by Alessia Melegaro and colleagues concludes that routine vaccination programs are not enough to preserve herd immunity in Australia, Ireland, Italy, the UK, and the US. In Italy, even the mandatory jab at school entry would not be sufficient  

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Without Bold Fiscal Choices, only Catastrophes Make the World Less Unequal

Without Bold Fiscal Choices, only Catastrophes Make the World Less Unequal

by Ezio Renda

A ERCfunded study of inequality in Europe since the Middle Ages shows a trend towards an increasingly unequal distribution of wealth, that only the Black Death and wars have been able to reverse in absence of redistributive fiscal policies  

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When a Child Is Born, Fathers' Life Satisfaction Improves More than Mothers'

When a Child Is Born, Fathers' Life Satisfaction Improves More than Mothers'

by Fabio Todesco

A study by Nicoletta Balbo finds that the happiness effect of a newborn is stronger for men than women and depends on a family's gender role attitudes and preferences towards work and family  

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Measles Vaccine: Some Developed Countries Should Target Adolescents and Adults

Measles Vaccine: Some Developed Countries Should Target Adolescents and Adults

by Fabio Todesco

According to a new study by Bocconi University and Bruno Kessler Foundation, in many high income, low fertility countries at least 50% of unprotected individuals are aged over 15 years. The study covers nine countries: Australia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Ireland, Italy, South Korea, Singapore, the UK, the US  

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The Consequences of Uncertainty on Families

The Consequences of Uncertainty on Families

by Claudio Todesco

The doubts on one's work future are a brake on births and thus limit the creation of new human capital, according to a research by Letizia Mencarini  

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Bocconi Obtains Three Grants from the European Research Council for a Total of 5 Mln Euro

Bocconi Obtains Three Grants from the European Research Council for a Total of 5 Mln Euro

by Fabio Todesco

Among the Bocconians that have obtained the funding, a Norwegian researcher and an Italian who came back from the US two years ago. Eliana La Ferrara, Dean for Research: And so we've become competitive  

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News

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  • The Department of Legal Studies Goes to Washington

    Bocconi's Department will be the only nonAmerican school to participate in the Faculty Recruitment Conference organized by the Association of American Law Schools  

  • MeetMeTonight: Bocconi Unveils the Secrets of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence

    The Milan edition of the European Researchers' Night opens tomorrow. Bocconi's activities will cover machine learning and the risks of a democracy being hacked  

  • Fondazione Invernizzi Boosts Research into Agricultural Economics

    SDA Bocconi's AGRI Lab was launched today, thanks to a 1M Euro donation from the Romeo and Enrica Invernizzi Foundation. It will contribute to the development of the primary sector in Italy  

  • ScienzaNuova, Mathematics Also Thinks Over Ontology

    The third edition of the research and experimentation forum on the fundamental concepts of modern science, in collaboration with the Accademia di Studi Italo Tedeschi and the contribution of the Cariplo and Suedtiroler Sparkasse Foundations  

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  • Contract as Voluntary Commutative Justice

    Hao Jiang, Tulane Law School

    Room 1.C3-01, Via Roentgen 1

  • Rationalizable Implementation: Complete and Incomplete Information
    Economic Theory, Decision Theory and Experimental Economics

    Robert Serrano (Brown University)

    Seminar Room 3.e4.sr03 - Via Roentgen 1

  • Usage Uncertainty and Pricing Schemes in the Ride-Hailing Industry: A Structural Approach

    Wei MIAO, National University of Singapore

    Meeting room E4-SR01, Via Roentgen, 1, 4th floor

  • The Institutional Foundations of Religious Politics: Evidence from Indonesia
    Development Labor Political Economy - Joint with Department of Social and Political Sciences

    Samuel Bazzi (Boston University) Paper

    Seminar Room 5.e4.sr04 - Via Roentgen 1