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Giacomo Calzolari

Full Professor

Department of Statistical Sciences "Paolo Fortunati"

Academic discipline: SECS-P/01 Economics


Keywords: Industrial economics Competition policy and Antitrust Banking Regulation and Supervision Mechanism Design Game Theory Incentives and Contract theory Multinational firms Auction theory Behavioral and Experimental economics International trade Artificial Intelligence

Professor Calzolari has moved to the European University Institute and is no more active at the University of Bologna.

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Research Interests

Industrial Organization and Competition Policy, Auctions and Procurement, Economics of Regulation, Banking Regulation and Supervision, Experiments and Behavioral Economics, Mechanism Design, Incentives and Contract Theory, Information Economics, International trade.

For published papers see my CV.

Working papers

• Capital Market Union: Growth prospects for small and medium enterprises, coming soon Jan. 2018, with G. Barba Navaretti, G. Ottaviano and A.F. Pozzolo, MIT Press, “Capital Market Union and Beyond,” Editors: F. Allen, E. Faia, M. Haliassos, K. Langenbucher.

Bank size and financial cross-border linkages, 2016, with G. Barba Navaretti, A. Pozzolo, MT. Trentinaglia, Revise and Resubmit Journal of Financial Services Research.

• Exclusive dealing with distortionary pricing, with V. Denicolò and P. Zanchettin, Nov. 2017.

• Multinational Banks and Supranational Supervision, with Jean-Edouard Colliard (HEC) and Gyongyi Loranth (University of Vienna). Revise and Resubmit, Review of Financial Studies.

 • Inelastic Buyers and Competition, with A. Ichino, F. Manaresi, V. Nellas 2013, CEPR. 2017 Accepted Economic Journal.

Climate change: Behavioral responses from extreme events and delayed damages, 2017, with M. Casari and R. Ghidoni. Accepted Energy Economics.

Relational Contracts, Procurement Competition, and Supplier Collusion, 2017 (new version of former "Relational Contracting and Competitive screening"), with G. Spagnolo.

Innovation, Competition and Trust: Evidence from German Car Manufacturers, with L. Felli, J. Koenen, G. Spagnolo, K. Stahl, 2017.

• Carbon is Forever: a Climate Change Experiment on Cooperation, 2016, with Riccardo Ghidoni and Marco Casari, Revise and Resubmit Journal of Environmental Economics and Management.

Work in progress

• CO2, where do we stand? with R. Ghidoni, M. Casari

• Algorithmic pricing and collusion, with E. Calvano and S. Pastorello

• Market-Share Discounts, with V. Denicolò

• Price-cost tests in loyalty discount cases, with V. Denicolò

• Transparency and Lobbying, with V. Denicolò

• Relational common agency, with Alessandro Pavan

• Rising rival's price, with V. Denicolò

• Incentives to invest and exclusivity, with V. Denicolò

• Hybrid screening, with Alessandro Pavan and Vincenzo Denicolò

• Damage functions and the mitigation of climate change: Insights from experiments.