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Family Planning: The Silence That Might Kill 27,000 People per Year

Family Planning: The Silence That Might Kill 27,000 People per Year

by Fabio Todesco

Kerim Can Kavakli and Valentina Rotondi estimate the effects of the US withdrawing foreign aid for NGOs that provide information on or access to abortion in developing countries. They show what happens under the Mexico City Policy, enforced by Republican administrations  

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The Corruption Gender Gap: Female Officials Fall into Temptation Less Often

The Corruption Gender Gap: Female Officials Fall into Temptation Less Often

by Pedro Adami Oliboni

Francesco Decarolis and Paolo Pinotti find that women bureaucrats are 22% less likely to be investigated in Italy and 81% less likely to be arrested in China. A defensive, risk averse attitude may be the explanation  

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Gender Pay Gap Can Spoil Elections

Gender Pay Gap Can Spoil Elections

by Weiwei Chen

Where the gender pay gap is large, voters are biased against women and parties have fewer female candidates, Julien Sauvagnat explains in the eighth episode of the Think Diverse podcast series  

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The Demographic Enigma

The Demographic Enigma

by Fabio Todesco

Data show how urgent it is to invest in the coming generations, Letizia Mencarini says in the latest episode of the THINK DIVERSE podcast  

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Why We Need a New Perspective on Poverty

Why We Need a New Perspective on Poverty

by Fabio Todesco

Zachary Parolin was awarded an ERC Starting Grant to explore the experience of poverty in the postindustrial economy  

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Living in a Shantytown. In Europe

Living in a Shantytown. In Europe

by Fabio Todesco

Simone Cremaschi, in the fifth episode of the Think Diverse podcast, tells of his experience with West African farmworkers in an Italian shantytown  

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Gender Equality, One Year On

Gender Equality, One Year On

by Fabio Todesco

Bocconi's AXA Research Lab on Gender Equality celebrated its first year of activity. The laboratory, directed by Paola Profeta, has already contributed to shed light on gender issues related to the pandemic, education, and politics, among other things  

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News

  • How COVID Has Changed the Way We Live and Work

    At the end of its first year of activity, Bocconi's SUR Lab publishes a position paper on the new living and working models emerging from the pandemic  

  • How to Predict a 5 Star Review

    Wordify, an online tool developed by Bocconi Data and Marketing Insights Research Unit, helps discover relations between the words used in texts, like online reviews, and their labels, like ratings  

  • Four Shades of Deglobalization

    In a technical note in the HBS Case Collection, Valeria Giacomin and Geoffrey Jones outline the different scenarios that could lead to the end, or redefinition, of globalization  

  • Getting Rid of Zombies: How to Improve the Accounts of Italian Companies

    260 billion Euros of public support have saved the system from collapse in the pandemic period, but now we must govern the phasing out, according to a study by Bocconi's Equita Lab in Capital Markets  

  • Including Migrants in the Vaccination Plan

    According to a paper by some researcher of Bocconi, in Europe, inclusion models for the vaccination plan are possible and essential  

  • A Good Corporate Governance Pays Off

    The 771 companies that have improved their top management structure perform better and risk less when investing abroad, according to the SDA Bocconi Corporate Governance Lab  

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  • Attila Lindner: Firm Heterogeneity and the Impact of Payroll Taxes
    Development Labor Political Economy

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  • A platform for change? The impact of core component innovations in a platform-based ecosystem on complementor actions
    A platform for change? The impact of core component innovations in a platform-based ecosystem on complementor actions

    RAM RANGANATHAN - UT Austin

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  • Public Banking in Southern Italy. Old and New Challenges in the 19th century
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    MARIA STELLA CHIARUTTINI - Università di Vienna
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