XXV National Conference of Labour Economics

Università di Chieti-Pescara, 9-10 September 2010


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SESSION : Social exclusion
Peter Sloane (IZA, BONN)
Disability and Social Exclusion

SESSION : A.1 Facts, short and long term causes Chair : Giuliana Parodi, Università "G. d'Annunzio" Chieti-Pescara
Peter Siminski (University of Wollongong)

(Joint with Oleg Yerokhin (University of Wollongong))
Why do Younger People Report High Levels of Material Hardship? Is it Resources, Needs, Behaviours or Reporting Bias?
Matteo Picchio (Tilburg University)

(Joint with Chiara Mussida (Università Cattolica, Milan))
Gender Wage Gap: A Semi-parametric Approach with Sample Selection Correction
Julien Picault (HEC Montréal)


The Effect of Market Structure and Public Policy on Segregation and Discrimination
Emanuele Millemaci (Università di Messina)

(Joint with Dario Sciulli (Università di Chieti-Pescara))
The Causal Effect of Family Difficulties During Childhood on Adult Labour Market Outcomes
SESSION : A.2 Crisis, labour market and policies Chair : Enrico Marelli, Università di Brescia
Riccardo Gatto (ISTAT)

(Joint with Leonello Tronti (Università di Roma 3))
L’impatto dell’“onda lunga” della crisi sulla disoccupazione
Stefano Staffolani (Università Politecnica delle Marche)
(Joint with Marco Lilla (Università Politecnica delle Marche))
Le conseguenze occupazionali della crisi economica: una prima valutazione
Chiara Mussida (Università Cattolica Milan)

(Joint with Carlo Lucarelli (ISTAT))
Mobilità del lavoro e disoccupazione: i nuovi scenari dell’economia italiana
Gianluca Emireni (University of Melbourne)

(Joint with Bruno Anastasia, Letizia Bertazzon, Massimo Disarò, Maurizio Rasera (Veneto Lavoro))
Lake Wobegon, Australia: Where Everyone's Future is Above Average
SESSION : A.3 Social exclusion and the crisis Chair : Tindara Addabbo, Università di Modena- Reggio Emilia
Female Employment and Working Status Within Households
Olexandr Ryndyk (Lviv, Ukraine)

(Joint with Alissa V. Tolstokorova (Kyiv, Ukraine))
Biscuits in the Bread Basket of Europe: Gender Implications of Ukrainian Remittances During the Global Financial Crisis
Enrico Marelli (University of Brescia)

(Joint with Misbah Tanveer Choudhry (University of Groningen), Marcello Signorelli (University of Perugia))
Financial Crises and Female Work
Marcello Signorelli (University of Perugia)

(Joint with Misbah Tanveer Choudhry (University of Groningen), Enrico Marelli (University of Brescia))
Youth Unemployment and the Impact of Financial Crises
Tindara Addabbo (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia)

(Joint with Anna Maccagnan (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia))
The Impact of the Crisis on Unemployment and Income Distribution: the Case of Italy
SESSION : A.4 Accidents at work: causes and implications Chair : Renata Livraghi, Università di Parma
Alejandro Donado (University of Würzburg)

Why do Unionized Workers have more Nonfatal Occupational Injuries?
Gabriele Mazzolini (Università Cattolica Milan)


Safety at Work and Working Conditions in Europe
Elva López (Università di Salerno)

(Joint with Roberto Bande (Universidade de Santiago))
The Impact of Age on Incidence and Severity of Job Accidents: Empirical Evidence Using Spanish Data
Eugenia Nissi (Università G. D’Annunzio)

(Joint with Agnese Rapposelli (Università G. D’Annunzio))
Analysing Industrial Accidents in European Countries Using Data Envelopment Analysis
SESSION : A.5 Social Exclusion: the extent of marginalityChair : Dario Sciulli, Università "G. d'Annunzio" Chieti-Pescara
Dario Sciulli (University of Chieti-Pescara)

(Joint with Giuliana Parodi (University of Chieti-Pescara))
Disability and Low Income Persistence in Italian Households
Massimiliano Agovino (Università di Chieti-Pescara)

(Joint with Giuliana Parodi (Università di Chieti-Pescara))
Pensioni di invalidità come ammortizzatori sociali? Un’analisi di correlazione spaziale applicata alle province italiane
Fabrizio Muratore (Università di Chieti-Pescara)

(Joint with Edgardo Bucciarelli, Iacopo Odoardi, Carmen Pagliari (Università di Chieti-Pescara))
A Comparative Analysis of Literacy Rate in Contributing Social Exclusion Insight
Javier Ramos (University of Geneva)

(Joint with Albert Varela (University of Sheffield))
Beyond the Margins: Analyzing Social Exclusion with a Homeless Client Dataset
SESSION : B 1.1 Unions, Bargaining and PerformanceChair : Giulio Piccirilli, Università Cattolica di Milano
Andrea Ricci (ISFOL)

(Joint with Mirella Damiani (Università di Perugia))
Performance-Related Pay, Unions and Productivity in Italy: Evidence from Quantile Regressions
Giulio Piccirilli (Università Cattolica di Milano)


Bargaining and the Differential Impact on Firing Transfers and Firing Taxes
Matthias Strifler (Università di Chieti-Pescara)

(Joint with Thomas Beissinger (University of Hohenheim))
A New Perspective on the Wage-Setting Process
SESSION : B 1.2 Gender and NetworksChair : Donata Favaro, Università di Padova
Lorenzo Cappellari (Università Cattolica di Milano)

(Joint with Konstantinos Tatsiramos (IZA))
Friends’ Networks and Transitions into Employment
Donata Favaro (Università di Padova)

(Joint with Thomas Bassetti (Università di Padova))
A Growth Model with Gender Differences and Socio-political Participation
Maria Teresa Gonzalo (University of Valencia)

(Joint with Amado Peiró, Jorge Belaire-Franch(University of Valencia))
Unemployment, Cycle and Gender
Sergio Scicchitano (Ministero per lo sviluppo economico)

(Joint with Marco Biagetti (Ministero per lo sviluppo economico))
Are Women in Supervisory Positions more Discriminated Against? A Multinomial Approach
SESSION : B 1.3 Growth and ChaosChair : Marco Guerrazzi, Università di Pisa
Massimiliano Agovino (Università di Napoli ''Parthenope'')

(Joint with Antonio Garofalo (Università di Napoli ''Parthenope''))
Agglomeration Economies: a Bridge between the New Economic Geography and the Malthusian Theory
Luca Gori (Università di Pisa)

(Joint with Luciano Fanti (Università di Pisa))
Public Health Spending, Old-age Productivity and Economic Growth: Chaotic Cycles Under Perfect Foresight
Marco Guerrazzi (Università di Pisa)


How to Reduce Unemployment: A Note on Stability and Dynamics
SESSION : B 2.1 Unions and BargainingChair : TBA, (......)
Agata Maida (LABORatorio Revelli)

(Joint with David Card (UC Berkeley), Francesco Devicienti (Università di Torino))
Rent-sharing, Holdup, and Wages: Evidence from Matched Panel Data
Rory O’Farrell (European Trade Union Institute)


The Effect of International Trade on Trade Union Density
Riccardo Leoni (Università di Bergamo)

(Joint with Nicola Acocella (Università di Roma La Sapienza))
La riforma della contrattazione: redistribuzione perversa o produzione di reddito?
SESSION : B 2.2 Firms, Workers and WagesChair : Francesca Sgobbi, (Università di Brescia)
Elena Cottini (Università Cattolica di Milano)

(Joint with Sebastian Buhai (Northwestern University and Aarhus University))
Job Hazard Pay and Worker Risk Attitudes
Alessia Matano (Università di Roma “La Sapienza")

(Joint with Paolo Naticchioni (Università di Cassino))
Rent Sharing and Wage Distribution: Evidence from Italian Employer-Employee Data
Francesca Sgobbi (Università di Brescia)

(Joint with Fátima Suleman (ISCTE, Lisbon))
Back to Internal Labour Markets? Mobility Patterns at Large Portuguese Banks
Francesco D'Amuri (Bank of Italy)


Monitoring vs. Monetary Incentives in Addressing Absenteeism: Experimental Evidence
Francesca Sgobbi (Università di Brescia)

(Joint with Giancarlo Cainarca (Università di Genova))
Employee Involvement or Employer Involvement? An Analysis on Italian Plant-level Data
SESSION : B 2.3 Wages and UnemploymentChair : Lorenzo Cappellari, (Università Cattolica di Milano)
Stanislaw Cichocki (University of Warsaw)

(Joint with Joanna Tyrowicz (University of Warsaw))
Employed Unemployed? On Shadow Employment During Transition
Francesco Pastore (Seconda Università di Napoli)


Assessing the Impact of the Italian Wage Policy on Prices and Unemployment
Heiko Stüber (University of Hohenheim)

(Joint with Thomas Beissinger (University of Hohenheim))
Does Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity Dampen Wage Increases?
SESSION : B 2.4 Human Capital and WagesChair : Riccardo Leoni, (Università di Bergamo)
Corrado Andini (Universidade da Madeira)


How Fast Do Wages Adjust to Human-Capital Productivity? Dynamic Panel-Data Evidence from Europe and the United States
Massimiliano Bratti (Università di Milano)

(Joint with Roberto Leombruni (Università di Torino))
Local Human Capital Externalities and Wages at the Firm Level: The Case of Italian Manufacturing
Marco Leonardi (Università di Milan)

(Joint with Giulio Bosio (Università di Milan))
The Effect of 3+2 on the Graduate Labor Market: Demand and Supply
Riccardo Leoni (Università di Bergamo)


Competenze e remunerazioni dei laureati
SESSION : B 3 Structural Change and the Labour MarketChair : Joanna Tyrowicz, (University of Warsaw)
Roberto Basile (ISAE)

(Joint with Alessandro Girardi, Marianna Mantuano (ISAE))
Sectoral Shifts, Diversification and Regional Labour Market Performance: Evidence from Local Labour Systems in Italy
Francesco Pastore (Seconda Università di Napoli)

(Joint with Joanna Tyrowicz (University of Warsaw))
Labour Turnover and the Spatial Distribution of Unemployment. A Panel Data Analysis Using Employment Registry Data
Joanna Tyrowicz (University of Warsaw)


Aspirations and Survival Self-Employment Indirect Evidence From a Transition Economy
Alina Verashchagina (Università di Siena)


Education and Socioeconomic Mobility in Post-communist Countries
SESSION : B 4 Labour SupplyChair : Concetta Rondinelli, (Bank of Italy)
Gianna Claudia Giannelli (Università di Firenze)

(Joint with Francesca Francavilla(University of Westminster), Gabriela Grotkowska (University of Warsaw), Mieczyslaw W. Socha (University of Warsaw))
Use of Time and Value of Unpaid Family Care Work: A Comparison Between Italy and Poland
Maryam H’madoun (Universiteit Antwerpen)


Religion and the Labor Force Participation of Women
Roberta Zizza (Bank of Italy)

(Joint with Concetta Rondinelli (Bank of Italy))
Modeling the Italian Female Labour Market Participation with Infertility Shocks
SESSION : B 5 MigrationsChair : Giuseppe Russo, (Università di Salerno)
Roberto Basile (ISAE)

(Joint with Alessandro Girardi, Marianna Mantuano (ISAE))
Interregional Migration and Unemployment Dynamics: Evidence from Italian Provinces
Daria Ciriaci (European Commission, JRC Institute for Technological Prospective Studies)


University Quality, Interregional Brain Drain and Spatial Inequality. The Case of Italy
Giuseppe Russo (Università di Salerno)

(Joint with Francesco Magris (University of Tours))
A Simple Model of Immigration Amnesties
Mirko Savić (Faculty of Economics in Subotica)

(Joint with Svetlana Mihajlović Mihić (Faculty for Legal and Business Studies in Novi Sad))
Potential Directions of Labor Migration – The Case of Serbia
SESSION : B 6.1 Institutions and Country StudiesChair : Francesco Pastore, (Seconda Università di Napoli)
Sergio Destefanis (Università di Salerno)

(Joint with Giuseppe Mastromatteo (Università Cattolica di Milano))
More Jobs? A Panel Analysis of the European Employment Strategy
Domenico Lisi (Università di Catania)


The Impact of Temporary Employment on Labour Productivity: Evidence from an Industry-Level Panel of EU Countires
Determining the Impact of Institutions on the Unemployment Rate
Ainura Uzagalieva (CERGE-EI)

(Joint with Evžen Kočenda, Antonio Menezes (CERGE-EI))
Technological Imitation and Innovation in New European Union Markets
SESSION : B 6.2 Labour Policy EvaluationChair : Joachim Wolff, (Institute for Employment Research)
Andrea Morescalchi (Università di Pisa)

(Joint with Francesco Arzilli (Università di Pisa))
Different Analysis of the Impact of the UK Jobseeker’s Allowance
Fabian Slonimczyk (Higher School of Economics)

(Joint with Peter Skott (University of Massachusett))
Employment and Distribution Effects of the Minimum Wage
Pasquale Tridico (Università di Roma Tre)

(Joint with S. Fadda, A. Mennella (Università di Roma Tre))
Flessibilità e produttività: il caso del lavoro in somministrazione
Joachim Wolff (Institute for Employment Research)

(Joint with Katrin Hohmeyer (Institute for Employment Research))
Direct Job Creation in Germany Revisited: Is it Effective for Welfare Recipients and Does it Matter Whether Participants Receive a Wage?
SESSION : B 6.3 Policy EvaluationChair : Guido de Blasio, (Bank of Italy)
Lorenzo Corsini (Università di Pisa)

(Joint with Pier Mario Pacini, Luca Spataro (Università di Pisa))
Workers' Choice on Pension Schemes: an Assessment of the Italian TFR Reform Through Theory and Simulations
Guido de Blasio (Bank of Italy)

(Joint with Davide Fantino (Bank of Italy), Guido Pellegrini (Università di Roma “La Sapienza”))
Evaluating the Impact of Innovation Incentives: Evidence from an Unexpected Shortage of Funds
Gaia Garino (University of Leicester)

(Joint with Stephen Pudney (University of Essex))
On the Impact of Anti-Discrimination Legislation: Theory and Policy
SESSION : B 6.4 Regional and Labour Differentials, Labour MobilityChair : Alberto Dalmazzo, (Università di Siena)
Alberto Dalmazzo (Università di Siena)

(Joint with Antonio Accetturo (Banca d'Italia), Guido de Blasio, Roberto Torrini (Banca d'Italia))
North-South Imbalances: Policies in a Spatial Equilibrium
Carlo Gianelle (Università di Siena)


Temporary Employment Agencies Make the World Smaller. Evidence from Network Data of Labor Mobility
Is the Minimum Wage a Pulling Factor for Migrants?
Catia Nicodemo (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)

(Joint with Rosella Nicolini (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona))
Network Effects in Hiring Strategies
Ekaterina Selezneva (Osteuropa-Institut)

(Joint with Henrik Huitfeldt (European Commission))
Labour Market Attachment in the Western Balkans: Some Evidence Using Sequence Analysis
SESSION : B 7 MatchingChair : Stefano Staffolani, (Università Politecnica delle Marche)
Luigi Bonaventura (Università di Catania)


Le Agenzie di Collocamento ed Effetti sulle Frizioni nel Mercato del Lavoro
Pei Kuang (Goethe University Frankfurt)

(Joint with Tong Wang (Goethe University Frankfurt))
Labor Market Dynamics with Searching Friction and Fair Wage Considerations
Dimitri Paolini (Università di Sassari)

(Joint with Concetta Mendolicchio (IAB), Tito Pietra (Università di Bologna))
Investments in Education and Welfare in a Two-sector, Random Matching Economy
Michela Ponzo (Università della Calabria)


On-the-job Search in Italian Labour Markets: An Empirical Analysis
Joanna Tyrowicz (University of Warsaw)

(Joint with Tomasz Jeruzalski (University of Warsaw))
(In)Efficiency of Matching. The Case of A Post-transition Economy
SESSION : B 8 Job Quality and Job SatisfactionChair : Dimitri Paolini, (Università di Sassari)
Valentina Gualtieri (ISFOL)

(Joint with Maurizio Curtarelli (ISFOL))
Investire nella propria istruzione garantisce un lavoro di qualitè? Non sempre…: evidenze dal caso italiano
Paola Gritti (Università degli Studi di Bergamo)

(Joint with Riccardo Leoni (Università degli Studi di Bergamo))
Pratiche lavorative, relazioni industriali e innovazioni
Dimitri Paolini (Università di Sassari)

(Joint with David Forrest (University of Salford), Miguel Jara (Universidad de Concepción, Chile), J.D. Tena (Universidad Carlos III))
Institutional Complexity and Managerial Efficiency: A Theoretical Model and an Empirical Application
SESSION : B 9.1 Human CapitalChair : Carmen Aina, (Università del Piemonte Orientale)
Iacopo Odoardi (Università "G. d'Annunzio" Chieti-Pescara)

(Joint with Edgardo Bucciarelli, Fabrizio Muratore (Università "G. d'Annunzio" Chieti-Pescara))
Social Exclusion in Terms of School Drop out in US: A Time Series Analysis
Maite Blázquez Cuesta (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)

(Joint with J. Ignacio García-Pérez (Universidad Pablo Olavide))
Decentralization and Efficiency in the Spanish Education System: An Analysis of School to Work Transitions
Veruska Oppedisano (The Geary Institute, UCD)


Signalling or Human Capital? Evidence from the Expansion of Higher Education Supply in Italy
Claudia Pigini (Università Politecnica delle Marche)


The Determinants of University Students Success: a Bivariate Latent Variable Model
Carmen Aina (Università del Piemonte Orientale)

(Joint with Lorenzo Cappellari (Università Cattolica, Milan), Marco Francesconi (University of Essex))
Is Well Begun Half Job Done? Educational Production Functions of University Students
SESSION : B 9.2 Social Capital and Human CapitalChair : Patrizia Ordine, (Università della Calabria)
Damiano Fiorillo (Università di Napoli "Parthenope")


Voluntary Work and Domain Satisfactions: Evidence from Italy
Paolo Naticchioni (Università di Cassino)

(Joint with Leonardo Becchetti (Università di Roma “Tor Vergata”), Riccardo Massari (Università di Roma “La Sapienza”))
Why Has Happiness Inequality Increased? Suggestions for Promoting Social Cohesion
Matteo Picchio (Tilburg University)

(Joint with Jan C. van Ours (Tilburg University))
Market Imperfections and Firm-sponsored Training
Giuseppe Rose (University of London)

(Joint with Patrizia Ordine (Università della Calabria))
Educational Mismatch in the Labor Market. A Theory and an Investigation Using Unemployment Spells’ Duration