Sergio Galletta

University of Bergamo

Via Salvecchio, 19

Bergamo, 24129

Italy

ETH Zürich

Rämistrasse 101

ZUE F7

Zürich, 8092

Switzerland

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

12

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1,578

SSRN CITATIONS

14

CROSSREF CITATIONS

134

Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Estimating the Severity of COVID-19: Evidence From the Italian Epicenter

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2020
Paolo Buonanno, Sergio Galletta and Marcello Puca
University of Bergamo, University of Bergamo and University of Bergamo
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Coronavirus; COVID-19; Mortality Rate Estimation; Pandemic; Italy; Lombardia

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How Cable News Reshaped Local Government

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 May 2019 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2019
Sergio Galletta and Elliott Ash
University of Bergamo and ETH Zürich
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public budget, partisan media, local governments

Law Enforcement, Municipal Budgets and Spillover Effects: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment in Italy

IEB Working Paper N. 2016/01
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Mar 2016
Sergio Galletta
University of Bergamo
Downloads 43 (450,205)
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Horizontal interaction, Italy, mafia, corruption

Law Enforcement, Municipal Budgets and Spillover Effects: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment in Italy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5707
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Feb 2016
Sergio Galletta
University of Bergamo
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horizontal interaction, Italy, mafia, corruption

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How to Tame Two Leviathans? - Revisiting the Effect of Direct Democracy on Local Public Expenditure

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3982
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Nov 2012
Sergio Galletta and Mario Jametti
University of Bergamo and University of Lugano
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direct democracy, local public expenditure, vertical interaction

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Causal Effects of Judicial Sentiment: Methods and Application to U.S. Circuit Courts

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2020
Sergio Galletta, Elliott Ash and Daniel L. Chen
University of Bergamo, ETH Zürich and Directeur de Recherche, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Toulouse School of Economics, Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse, University of Toulouse Capitole, Toulouse, France
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Abandon Ship? Party Brands and Politicians’ Responses to a Political Scandal

IEB Working Paper N. 2018/03
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 Mar 2018
Gianmarco Daniele, Sergio Galletta and Benny Geys
Bocconi University, University of Bergamo and BI Norwegian Business School
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accountability, corruption, party cues, brands, multi-level governance

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A Machine Learning Approach to Analyze and Support Anti-Corruption Policy

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 May 2020 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2020
Elliott Ash, Sergio Galletta and Tommaso Giommoni
ETH Zürich, University of Bergamo and ETH Zürich
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machine learning, corruption, audits, local public finance

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Highway to Economic Growth? Competition in Public Works Tenders in the Democratic Republic of Congo

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4048
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 10 Jan 2013
Sergio Galletta, Mario Jametti and Agustin Redonda
University of Bergamo, University of Lugano and University of Lugano
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construction, competition, tenders, public works

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Decision-Making Institutions and Voters’ Preferences for Public Policies

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2019
Sergio Galletta
University of Bergamo
Downloads 28 (510,129)
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Voter Preferences, Decision-Making Institutions, Switzerland, Direct Democracy

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Popularity Shocks and Political Selection

IEB Working Paper N. 2018/04
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Mar 2018
PUC-Rio, Bocconi University and University of Bergamo
Downloads 23 (538,972)
Citation 3

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political selection, corruption, competence, local election, political parties

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On the Determinants of Happiness: A Classification and Regression Tree (CART) Approach

Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2016
Posted: 09 Jan 2017
Sergio Galletta
University of Bergamo

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Happiness, Classification Trees, Italy

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How to Tame Two Leviathans? Revisiting the Effect of Direct Democracy on Local Public Expenditure in a Federation

European Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 39, 2015
Posted: 13 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2016
Sergio Galletta and Mario Jametti
University of Bergamo and University of Lugano

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Direct democracy, Local public expenditure, Vertical interaction