Gianni De Fraja

University of Nottingham

University Park

Nottingham, NG8 1BB

United Kingdom

Universita' di Roma

Professor of Economics

Dipartimento SEFEMEQ

Via Columbia n.2

Rome, Rome 00133

Italy

http://www.economia.uniroma2.it/docenti

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

Fellow

London

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

30

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896

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69

Scholarly Papers (30)

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Reverse Discrimination and Efficiency in Education

CEIS Tor Vergata - Research Paper Series No. 38
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Oct 2003
Gianni De Fraja
University of Nottingham
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Reverse discrimination, Affirmative action, Education policy, Minorities

Reverse Discrimination and Efficiency in Education

International Economic Review, Vol. 46, No. 3, pp. 1009-1031, August 2005
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Jul 2005
Gianni De Fraja
University of Nottingham
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Could Do Better: The Effectiveness of Incentives and Competition in Schools

CEIS Working Paper No. 48
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Feb 2004
Gianni De Fraja and Pedro Landeras
University of Nottingham and University of Cantabria - Department of Economics
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Students effort, Schools quality, Peer-group effect, Incentives

Publish or Perish? Incentives and Careers in Italian Academia

CEIS Working Paper No. 323
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Aug 2014
Daniele Checchi, Gianni De Fraja and Stefano Verzillo
Università degli Studi di Milano - Dipartimento di Economia Politica e Aziendale (DEPA), University of Nottingham and University of Milan
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Career concerns, Applied auction theory, Publications, Academic job market, Nepotism

Publish or Perish? Incentives and Careers in Italian Academia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8345
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Aug 2014
Daniele Checchi, Gianni De Fraja and Stefano Verzillo
Università degli Studi di Milano - Dipartimento di Economia Politica e Aziendale (DEPA), University of Nottingham and University of Milan
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career concerns, applied auction theory, publications, academic job market, nepotism

Publish or Perish? Incentives and Careers in Italian Academia

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10084
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Daniele Checchi, Gianni De Fraja and Stefano Verzillo
Università degli Studi di Milano - Dipartimento di Economia Politica e Aziendale (DEPA), University of Nottingham and University of Milan
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academic job market, applied auction theory, career concerns, nepotism, publications

Academic Salaries and Public Evaluation of University Research: Evidence from the UK Research Excellence Framework

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 28 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2018
Gianni De Fraja, Giovanni Facchini and John Gathergood
University of Nottingham, University of Nottingham and University of Nottingham - School of Economics
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Research evaluation, Research funding, Research Excellence Framework.

How Much is that Star in the Window? Professorial Salaries and Research Performance in UK Universities

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11638
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 22 Nov 2016
Gianni De Fraja, Giovanni Facchini and John Gathergood
University of Nottingham, University of Nottingham and University of Nottingham - School of Economics
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Higher education competition, Research Excellence Framework, Research funding, Salary inequality, University sector

How Hard is it to Maximise Profit? Evidence From a 19-th Century Italian State Monopoly

CEIS Working Paper No. 434
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 May 2018 Last Revised: 17 May 2018
Carlo Ciccarelli, Gianni De Fraja and Silvia Tiezzi
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, University of Nottingham and University of Siena - Department of Economics and Statistics
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Demand for Tobacco, Multiproduct monopoly profit maximisation, 19-th century Italy, QAI demand system, Habit formation

How Hard is it to Maximise Profit? Evidence from a 19-th Century Italian State Monopoly

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12907
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 May 2018
Carlo Ciccarelli, Gianni De Fraja and Silvia Tiezzi
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, University of Nottingham and University of Siena - Department of Economics and Statistics
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19-th century Italy, Demand for Tobacco, Habit formation., Multiproduct monopoly profit maximisation, QAI demand system

A Theoretical Analysis of Public Funding for Research

CEIS Working Paper No. 199
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2011
Gianni De Fraja
University of Nottingham
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Basic and applied research, R&D, Scientific advances

A Theoretical Analysis of Public Funding for Research

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8442
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Jun 2011
Gianni De Fraja
University of Nottingham
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Basic and applied research, R&D, Scientific advances

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The Origin of Utility

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5859
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Dec 2006
Gianni De Fraja
University of Nottingham
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Natural selection, utility, Darwin, sexual selection

And the Winners Are...An Axiomatic Approach To Selection from a Set

CEIS Working Paper No. 326
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Aug 2014
Daniele Checchi, Gianni De Fraja and Stefano Verzillo
Università degli Studi di Milano - Dipartimento di Economia Politica e Aziendale (DEPA), University of Nottingham and University of Milan
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And the Winners are... An Axiomatic Approach to Selection from a Set

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8344
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Aug 2014
Daniele Checchi, Gianni De Fraja and Stefano Verzillo
Università degli Studi di Milano - Dipartimento di Economia Politica e Aziendale (DEPA), University of Nottingham and University of Milan
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selection, merit, ranking

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Market and Public Provision in the Presence of Human Capital Externalities

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5471
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 May 2006
Gianni De Fraja
University of Nottingham
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Human capital externality, training, public provision of private goods, education, health, public-private partnership

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Affirmative Action and Efficiency in Education

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3357
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Jun 2002
Gianni De Fraja
University of Nottingham
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Affirmative action, education policy, minorities

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Must Try Harder. Evaluating the Role of Effort in Educational Attainment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5048
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Gianni De Fraja, Tania Oliveira and Luisa Zanchi
University of Nottingham, University of Leicester - Department of Economics and Leeds University Business School (LUBS) - Division of Economics
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Educational achievement, educational attainment, examination results, effort at school, educational outcomes

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Constitutional Design and Investment in Cooperatives and Investor-Owned Enterprises

Annals of Public & Cooperative Economics, Vol. 75, No. 2, pp. 265-293, June 2004
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Jun 2004
Alberto Bacchiega and Gianni De Fraja
European Union - European Commission and University of Nottingham
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The Economics of Education: Editors' Introduction

Bulletin of Economic Research, Vol. 54, pp. 205-208, 2002
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 29 Dec 2002
Gianni De Fraja and Richard E. Romano
University of Nottingham and University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Product Differentiation and the Location of International Production

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 151-170, March 2004
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Jun 2004
Gianni De Fraja and George Norman
University of Nottingham and Tufts University - Department of Economics
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Bigger and Better: A Dynamic Regulatory Mechanism for Optimum Quality

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4502
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Sep 2004
Gianni De Fraja and Alberto Iozzi
University of Nottingham and Universita degli Studi di Roma
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Regulation, quality, price cap, RPI-X

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The Demand for Tobacco in Post-Unification Italy

Bank of Italy Economic History Working Paper No. 31
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Oct 2014
Carlo Ciccarelli and Gianni De Fraja
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics and University of Nottingham
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smoking, Italian Kingdom, rational addiction, panel data

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Competition Among Universities and the Emergence of the Elite Institution

Bulletin of Economic Research, Vol. 54, pp. 275-293, 2002
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Dec 2002
Gianni De Fraja and Elisabetta Iossa
University of Nottingham and University of Rome Tor Vergata
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Toc 'N' Roll: Bargaining, Service Quality and Specificity in the UK Railway Network

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7088
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Feb 2009
University of Nottingham, University of Siena - Faculty of Economics and University of Leicester
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Incomplete contracts, Network regulation, Railways, Relation specific investment

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The Design of the University System

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7038
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Dec 2008
Gianni De Fraja and Paola Valbonesi
University of Nottingham and University of Padua - Department of Economics and Management, DSEA
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higher education, university sector

Have You Read this? An Empirical Comparison of the British REF Peer Review and the Italian VQR Bibliometric Algorithm

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13521
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Feb 2019
ANVUR, Università degli Studi di Milano - Dipartimento di Economia Politica e Aziendale (DEPA), University of Nottingham, ANVUR and University of Milan
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Assessment of academic research, Bibliometry, incentives, Publications, University funding, University ranking

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Exclusive Nightclubs and Lonely Hearts Columns: Non-Monotone Participation in Optional Intermediation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8059
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Nov 2010
Gianni De Fraja and Jozsef Sakovics
University of Nottingham and The University of Edinburgh
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dynamic matching, intermediation, Two-sided markets

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Privatization in Poland: What Was the Government Trying to Achieve?

Economics of Transition, Vol. 17, Issue 3, pp. 531-557, July 2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Jun 2009
Gianni De Fraja and Barbara M. Roberts
University of Nottingham and University of Leicester - Department of Economics
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Privatisation in Poland: What Was the Government Trying to Achieve?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6114
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 May 2008
Gianni De Fraja and Barbara M. Roberts
University of Nottingham and University of Leicester - Department of Economics
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Eastern Europe, mixed oligopoly, Poland, privatisation

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The Quest for Quality: A Quality Adjusted Dynamic Regulatory Mechanism

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 17, Issue 4, pp. 1011-1040, Winter 2008
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 Dec 2008
Gianni De Fraja and Alberto Iozzi
University of Nottingham and Universita degli Studi di Roma
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Optimal Healthcare Contracts: Theory and Empirical Evidence from Italy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13357
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 11 Dec 2018
Paolo Berta, Gianni De Fraja and Stefano Verzillo
University of Milano-Bicocca, University of Nottingham and University of Milan
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Cream skimming, Hospitals, Lombardy, Optimal healthcare contracts, Patients choice

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Publish or Perish: Il Meccanismo Di Valutazione Della Ricerca Del Regno Unito

Rivista Italiana degli Economisti, Vol. 2, August 2007
Posted: 29 Jan 2010
Gianni De Fraja
University of Nottingham

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Walras Retrouve: Decentralized Trading Mechanisms and the Competitive Price

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 109, August 2001
Posted: 28 Aug 2001
Gianni De Fraja and Jozsef Sakovics
University of Nottingham and The University of Edinburgh

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Equilibrium Partner Switching in a Bargaining Model with Asymmetric Information

International Economic Review, Vol. 41, No. 4, November 2000
Posted: 14 Jan 2001
Gianni De Fraja and Abhinay Muthoo
University of Nottingham and University of Essex - Department of Economics

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Equal Opportunities in Education: Market Equilibrium and Public Policy

CEPR Working Paper No. 2090
Posted: 25 Jan 2000
Gianni De Fraja
University of Nottingham

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The Design of Optimal Education Policies

CEPR Discussion Paper Series Number 1792
Posted: 02 Jun 1998
Gianni De Fraja
University of Nottingham

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