|Associate Professor of Public Economics||
|Address||Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche - UniversitÓ di Bologna - Piazza Scaravilli 2, 40126 - Bologna, ITALY - Voice: 0039 051 2098669 - Fax: +39 051 2098040 - Send an e-mail|
|Affiliations||HEDG - Health, Econometrics and Data Group (University of York)|
coordinator of the 2nd cycle degree in Health Economics & Management
Coordinator of the JoinHEM project. read more
|Editorial Position||Editor-in-Chief: Pharmacoeconomics - Italian Research Articles, Springer|
|70128 - Fundamentals in Health Economics (fall 2015)||Teaching material|
|70134 - Health Economics (winter 2015)||Teaching material|
|RESEARCH IN PROGRESS|
|Conditional bailouts, access to
hospital care and mortality: evidence from the Italian NHS
Organised screening programs and the demand for preventive care
Top executives turnover, politics and the performance of healthcare providers: evidence from the Italian NHS
The Causal Effect of Air Pollution on Infant and Child Health Outcomes (with Chiara Monfardini, Oznur Ozdamar and Eleftherios Giovanis) EIEF Grant 2015
|WORKING PAPERS Google Scholar citations|
|Caesarean section and the manipulation of exact delivery time (with Chiara Monfardini, Ilaria Castaldini and Adalgisa Protonotari) DSE Working Paper No. 1036, 2015.|
|Testing exogeneity of multinomial regressors in count data models: does two stage residual inclusion work? (with Andrea Geraci and Chiara Monfardini) HEDG Working Paper No. 14/03, 2014.|
|Opt out or top up?
Voluntary healthcare insurance and the public vs. private
substitution (with Chiara Monfardini) OXFORD BULLETIN
OF ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS - in press.
|The causal effect of
education on the body mass: evidence from Europe (with Giorgio
Brunello and Margherita Fort) JOURNAL OF
LABOR ECONOMICS, 2013, 31(1): 195-223.
geography of hospital admissions in a National Health Service with
patient choice (with Silvana Robone) HEALTH
ECONOMICS, 2010, 19(9): 1029-1047.
cross-country gaps in levels of obesity and overweight: does the
social environment matter? (with Joan Costa-i-Font and Joan Gil) SOCIAL SCIENCE
& MEDICINE, 2010, 70(8): 1185-1193.
mass index gaps between Mediterranean countries: a counterfactual
quantile regression analysis (with Joan Costa-i-Font and Joan Gil)
HUMAN BIOLOGY, 2009, 7(3): 351-365.
|Rationing the public
provision of healthcare in the presence of private supplements:
evidence from the Italian NHS (with Chiara Monfardini) JOURNAL OF
HEALTH ECONOMICS, 2009, 28(2): 290-306.
|Style of practice
and assortative mating: a recursive probit analysis of Caesarean
section scheduling in Italy (with Chiara Monfardini) APPLIED
ECONOMICS, 2008, 40(11): 1411-1423.