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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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  • Governance of Unlisted Companies: Openness is Good, and It Should Speed up

    The results of the first Observatory on the governance of unlisted companies show the benefits of opening boards to independent directors  

  • In Procurement Digitalization the Cloud Is King

    SDA Bocconi School of Management, in a research supported by SAP Ariba and Accenture, has analyzed digital procurement stateoftheart in Italian large companies  

  • How Technologies Affect Marketers

    Bocconi University is hosting a JAMS Thought Leaders' Conference on leveraging technology to create value for consumers and firms  

  • An Artificial Intelligence Lab at Bocconi

    ArtLab is directed by Riccardo Zecchina and does basic research for the development of rigorous methods and algorithms for artificial intelligence. We don't know how these tools will influence economic theory, but it's clear that they will, says Prof. Zecchina  

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  • Smart Contracts: Contract Law in the Age of Artificial Intelligence and Automation
    Private Law Seminar Series 2019

    Guest speakers André Janssen, Faculty of Law, Radboud University Pietro Ortolani, Faculty of Law, Radboud University

    Room 1.C3-01, Via Roentgen 1

  • Scale Economies in Television Advertising:The US Television Service Market

    Pradeep K. Chintagunta,  Booth School of Business, University of Chicago

    Meeting Room 4-E4-SR03, Via Roentgen 1, 4th floor

  • Advances in Decison Analysis

    Advances in Decision Analysis is a conference series organized by the Decision Analysis Society of INFORMS. The 2019 edition—the third of its kind— is held June 19-21, 2019 at Bocconi University, Milan, Italy. The conference series aims to bring together scientists working in decision analysis, broadly defined, providing a platform for interdisciplinary discussions on the recent advances in the discipline. It include talks by researchers in decision analysis, behavioral economics, judgment and decision-making, machine learning, statistics, and other related disciplines with a prescriptive focus. Keynote speakers: Robyn S. Wilson from Ohio State University, Massimo Marinacci from Bocconi University, and Cynthia Rudin from Duke University.

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  • BIG DATA. Come stanno cambiando il nostro mondo
    Business law

    SALUTO INTRODUTTIVO: MARIATERESA MAGGIOLINO Università Bocconi. INTERVENGONO: GIACINTO DELLA CANANEA Università Bocconi; MARIATERESA MAGGIOLINO Università Bocconi; ANTONIO NICITA Commissario Autorità per le Garanzie nelle Comunicazioni; ORESTE POLLICINO Università Bocconi

    Seminar room 1.C3-01, first floor, Via Roentgen 1