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Stephen and Barbara Friedman Chair in International Political Economy


 Professor of Economics    (ON LEAVE)


Department of Economics, 


Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA

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Professor of Economics    

Department of Economics

Bocconi University

Via Roentgen 1, 20136 Milano, Italy

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Information, Mobile Communication, and Referral EffectsAmerican Economic Reviewconditionally accepted , with P. Jia Barwick, Y. Liu, and Q. Wu

Interactions with Powerful Female Colleagues Promote Diversity in Hiring, Journal of Labor Economics, forthcoming, with M. Battaglini and J. Harris, profiled by NBER Digest

Endogenous Social Interactions with Unobserved Networks, Review of Economic Studies, forthcoming, with M. Battaglini and E. Rainone, supplementary appendix

Abstentions and Social Networks in Congress (2022), Journal of Politics, forthcoming, with M. Battaglini and V. Leone Sciabolazza

The Asymmetric Gender Effects of High Flyers, Labour Economics, accepted, with Angela Cools and Raquel Fernandez, profiled by Marketwatch: Girls who spend more time in class with ‘high-achieving’ boys are less likely to complete a bachelor’s degree, study says


Using GIS as a Potential Methodology to Assess the Spillover (Indirect) Effects of the International Fund for Agricultural Development’s Interventions (2022), IFAD technical report, with A. Mabiso, S. Savastano, and V. Leone Sciabolazza


Databases for computational social science research: Social connections of US Congress members merged with their legislative effectiveness and characteristics are now available online

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