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Marco Casari

Professore ordinario

Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche

Settore scientifico disciplinare: SECS-P/02 POLITICA ECONOMICA

Curriculum vitae

Università di Bologna                                           Email: marco. casari AT
Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche                   Tel. 051 209 8662
Piazza Scaravilli, 2                                                 Fax 051 209 8493
40126 Bologna


· Dottorato (Ph. D.) in Social Sciences-Economics, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, USA, Giugno 2002.

· Master (M. Sc.) in Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, USA, Giugno 1998.

· Laurea in Discipline Economiche e Sociali, Universitá Commerciale Bocconi, Milano, 110 e lode, Giugno 1996.



· Universitá di Bologna, Facoltà di Scienze Politiche “Ruffilli”, Forlì, e Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche, Bologna
Professore Straordinario, Gennaio 2011 - Presente

· Universitá di Bologna, Facoltà di Scienze Politiche “Ruffilli”, Forlì, e Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche, Bologna
Professore Associato, Ottobre 2006 - Dicembre 2010

· Purdue University, Krannert School of Management, USA
Assistant Professor of Economics, Agosto 2004 – Settembre 2006

· Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona , Center for the Study of Organizations and Decisions in Economics, Spagna
Ricercatore Marie Curie, Settembre 2002 – Agosto 2004

· Ohio State University, Department of Economics, USA
Ricercatore Post-doctoral, Settembre 2001- Giugno 2002



· Time Horizon and Cooperation in Continuous Time, (with M. Bigoni, A. Skrzypacz, and G. Spagnolo), Econometrica. 2015, 83, 587-616.

· Money and Trust among Strangers, (with G. Camera and M. Bigoni), Proceedings of the National Academy of Science , 2013, 110, 37, 14889-14893.

· Cooperation among strangers under the shadow of the future, (with G. Camera) American Economic Review , 2009, 99, 3, 979–1005.

· Selection bias, demographic effects and ability effects in common value auctions experiments, (with J.Ham and J.Kagel) American Economic Review , 2007, 97, 4, 1278-1304.

· Emergence of Endogenous Legal Institutions: Property Rights and Community Governance in the Italian Alps, Journal of Economic History , 2007, 67, 1, 191-226.



Group size in social-ecological systems (con C.Tagliapietra), , Proceedings of the National Academy of Science.

• At the root of the North-South cooperation gap in Italy: Preferences or beliefs? , (con M. Bigoni, S.Bortolotti, D.Gambetta), in stampa, Economic Journal.

• Climate Change: Behavioral Responses from Extreme Events and Delayed Damages. (con R. Ghidoni and G. Calzolari), Energy Economics, 2017, 68, 103–115.

• Monitoring institutions in indefinitely repeated games, (con G. Camera), Experimental Economics, in stampa.

Cooperation among strangers with and without a monetary system, (con M. Bigoni, G. Camera), in stampa, in: Handbook of Experimental Game Theory, edito da M. Capra, R. Croson, T. Rosenblatt, e M. Rigdon (Edward Elgar publisher).

• Amoral Familism, Social Capital, or Trust? The Behavioral Foundations of the Italian North-South Divide., (con M. Bigoni, S. Bortolotti, D. Gambetta, F. Pancotto), Economic Journal, 2016, 126, 594, 1318–1341.

• Gender Discrimination in Property Rights: Six Centuries of Commons Governance in the Alps (con M. Lisciandra), Journal of Economic History. 2016, 76, 2, 559-594.

• Fragile Markets: An Experiment on Judicial Independence, (con B. Arruñada), Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 2016, 129, 142-56.

• An Experiment on Retail Payment Systems, (con G.Camera and S.Bortolotti), Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking. 2016, 48, 2-3, 363-392.

• Same Process, Different Outcomes: Group Performance in an Acquiring a Company Experiment , (with J. Zhang and C. Jackson), Experimental Economics. 2016, 19, pp. 764 – 791.



Carbon is Forever: A Climate Change Experiment on Cooperation, (con G.Calzolari and R.Ghidoni)

Partners or Strangers? Cooperation, monetary trade, and the choice of scale of interaction, (con M.Bigoni, G.Camera)

Money is more than memory, (con M.Bigoni and G. Camera)

• Marriage and Fertility in the Italian Alps: The Impact of a Regime Change, 1790-1820, (con M. Lisciandra, C.Tagliapietra)