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The Lunar Algorithm That Predicts the Future

The Lunar Algorithm That Predicts the Future

by Claudio Todesco

The performance of the stock market, weather forecasts, a sports score: all predictable thanks to an algorithm used by NASA in 1969, as explained by Daniele Durante and Sonia Petrone  

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Anger Can Hurt Us and Others

Anger Can Hurt Us and Others

by Claudio Todesco

An experiment by Pierpaolo Battigalli highlights the role of anger in our decisions  

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A Bridge Where Decision Theory Meets Risk Analysis

A Bridge Where Decision Theory Meets Risk Analysis

by Claudio Todesco

An article by Borgonovo, Cappelli, Maccheroni and Marinacci establishes a link between risk analysis and decision theory  

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Bocconi Gains an ERC Grant and a Professor of Computer Science

Bocconi Gains an ERC Grant and a Professor of Computer Science

by Fabio Todesco

Luca Trevisan, currently at UC Berkeley, will join Bocconi in September and will start his research project on spectral and optimization techniques  

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Social Networks Foster Entrepreneurship

Social Networks Foster Entrepreneurship

by Claudio Todesco

The impact of sharing ideas and projects in an experiment conducted by Fernando Vega Redondo in Ghana  

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Blockchains and Their Imitators: Efficiency or Hype?

Blockchains and Their Imitators: Efficiency or Hype?

by Claudio Todesco

Leonardo Maria De Rossi at Bocconi's DEVO Lab has studied and written extensively about blockchains  

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  • OASI Report: Italy's NHS in Identity Crisis amid an Expanding Healthcare System

    According to SDA Bocconi's CERGAS scholars, there is an urgent need to redefine the mission of the National Health Service, which has reached substantial financial stability (e149 million deficit out of e119 billion expenditures, equal to 0.1%), but is growing less than privately funded services. With a study of the career hurdles women face  

  • Smaller than in Germany and France, but Italian Family Businesses Are Still in Good Health

    The AUB Observatory (AIDAF, UniCredit, Bocconi) this year compares family companies in Italy, France and Germany. The governance is more similar than expected, but only 9 Italian family businesses exceed 5 billion in turnover, compared to 34 German family businesses and 21 French  

  • Bocconi's School of Law Joins the American Society of Comparative Law

    The association, founded in 1951, publishes the prestigious American Journal of Comparative Law  

  • Saving the Oceans from the Land: The Role of Businesses

    Two thirds of Mediterranean businesses are unaware of their impact on marine sustainability or are inactive in mitigation. But there is hope, thanks to the 34% of companies defined as sustainability leaders, according to a Report for the One Ocean Foundation by researchers from SDA Bocconi, McKinsey, and CSIC  

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  • Household Labor Search, Spousal Insurance, and Health Care Reform
    Applied Microeconomics

    Andrew Shephard (University of Pennsylvania) Paper

    Seminar Room 5.e4.sr04 - Via Roentgen 1

  • Competere sui mercati internazionali. Dall'economia mondo alla globalizzazione
    in collaborazione con ASSI

    Andrea Colli

    TBD

  • Competition and Incentives in Mortgage Market: The Role of Brokers

    Claudia Robles-Garcia, Stanford

    Meeting Room 2.e4.sr03 - Via Roentgen, 1

  • Brown Bag with Davide Cianciaruso, HEC Paris

    Davide Cianciaruso, HEC Paris

    Accounting Department, Room 5-b3-sr01, 5th floor, Roentgen building