Massimo Morelli

Bocconi University

Professor

Via Roentgen 1

Milan, 20136

Italy

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (47)

1.

Strategic Militarization, Deterrence and Wars

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 01 Oct 2008
Matthew O. Jackson and Massimo Morelli
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Bocconi University
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Strategic Mass Killings

Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, University of Zurich Working Paper No. 486
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 May 2010
Joan Maria Esteban, Massimo Morelli and Dominic Rohner
Autonomous University of Barcelona, Bocconi University and University of Zurich
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Mass Killings, Civil War, Natural Resources, Intensity of Conflict, Group Size

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Party Formation and Policy Outcomes Under Different Electoral Systems

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Jan 1999
Massimo Morelli
Bocconi University
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Mediation and Peace

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1765
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Aug 2010
Johannes Horner, Massimo Morelli and Francesco Squintani
Yale University - Cowles Foundation, Bocconi University and University of Essex - Department of Economics
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Mediation, War and Peace, Imperfect Information, Communication Games, Optimal Mechanism

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Occupational Choice and Dynamic Incentives

University of Chicago Dept. of Economics Working Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Oct 2000
Maitreesh Ghatak, Massimo Morelli and Tomas Sjöström
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics, Bocconi University and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Department of Economics
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Occupational Choice and Dynamic Incentives

Posted: 12 May 2001
Maitreesh Ghatak, Massimo Morelli and Tomas Sjöström
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics, Bocconi University and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Department of Economics

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Can Market Failure Cause Political Failure?

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. EOPP029
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Sep 2011
Madhav S. Aney, Maitreesh Ghatak and Massimo Morelli
Singapore Management University - School of Economics, London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and Bocconi University
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Natural Resource Distribution and the Multiple Forms of Civil War

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2011
Massimo Morelli and Dominic Rohner
Bocconi University and University of Zurich
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Natural Resources, Conflict, Strength Proportionality, Resource Proportionality, Secession, Bargaining Failure

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Bad Politicians

NBER Working Paper No. w8532
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Oct 2001
Francesco Caselli and Massimo Morelli
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and Bocconi University
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Bad Politicians

Posted: 27 Apr 2000
Francesco Caselli and Massimo Morelli
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and Bocconi University

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Credit Rationing, Wealth Inequality, and Allocation of Talent

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. TE441
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Jul 2008
Maitreesh Ghatak, Massimo Morelli and Tomas Sjostrom
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics, Bocconi University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Costs of Populism for the Bureaucracy and Government Performance: Evidence from Italian Municipalities

BAFFI CAREFIN Centre Research Paper No. 2021-158
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Mar 2021
Luca Bellodi, Massimo Morelli and Matia Vannoni
Bocconi University, Bocconi University and King's College London
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Bureaucracy, Turnover, Populist Politicians, Government Performance

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Dispute Resolution Institutions and Strategic Militarization

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Jan 2014
David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah, Bocconi University, Princeton University - Department of Political Science and University of Warwick
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Incumbents' Interests, Voters' Bias and Gender Quotas

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/83
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Dec 2006
New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Bocconi University
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Elections and Divisiveness: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 01 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2015
Elliott Ash, Massimo Morelli and Richard Van Weelden
ETH Zürich, Bocconi University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Posturing, Reputation, Transparency, Effort Allocation, Multi-task

Elections and Divisiveness: Theory and Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w21422
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 03 Aug 2015
Elliott Ash, Massimo Morelli and Richard Van Weelden
ETH Zürich, Bocconi University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Natural Resource Distribution and Multiple Forms of Civil War

University of Zurich Institute for Empirical Research in Economics Working Paper No. 498
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Aug 2010
Massimo Morelli and Dominic Rohner
Bocconi University and University of Zurich
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Natural Resources, Conflict, Strength Proportionality, Resource Proportionality, Secession, Bargaining Failure

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Self Enforcing Voting in International Organizations

NBER Working Paper No. w10102
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2021
Giovanni Maggi and Massimo Morelli
Yale University and Bocconi University
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The Political Economy of Open Borders: Theory and Evidence on the Role of Electoral Rules

BAFFI CAREFIN Centre Research Paper No. 2021-157
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 05 Mar 2021
Matteo Gamalerio, Massimo Morelli and Margherita Negri
University of Barcelona - Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB), Bocconi University and University of St. Andrews
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Electoral Rules, Immigration, Occupational Choice

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A Dynamic Theory of Secession

CESifo Working Paper No. 7257
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 31 Oct 2018
Instituto de Análisis Económic (IAE) Barcelona, Rovira i Virgili University, Bocconi University and University of Lausanne
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secessions, conflict, surplus sharing, mismatch

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Incumbents' Interests and Gender Quotas

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Oct 2008
New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) and Bocconi University
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A Volatility-Based Theory of Fiscal Union Desirability

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Nov 2012
Jaime Luque, Massimo Morelli and José Tavares
Wisconsin School of Business, Bocconi University and Nova School of Business and Economics - Universidade Nova de Lisboa
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Fiscal Union; Common currency, Bargaining space, Voting Weights, Heterogeneous countries

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The Financial Drivers of Populism in Europe

BAFFI CAREFIN Centre Research Paper No. 2021-166
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Sep 2021
Einaudi Institute for Economics and FinanceEinaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), Bocconi University, University of Bologna and University of Warwick
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Demand and Supply of Populism, Financial Crisis, Fiscal Space, Age-Earning Profiles

Optimal Checks and Balances Under Policy Uncertainty

BAFFI CAREFIN Centre Research Paper No. 2021-161, UNSW Business School Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Apr 2021
Gabriele Gratton and Massimo Morelli
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics and Bocconi University
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Checks and balances, Information, Uncertain policy quality, Effective accountability, constitutional design

Optimal Checks and Balances Under Policy Uncertainty

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14745
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 May 2020
Gabriele Gratton and Massimo Morelli
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics and Bocconi University
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Checks and balances, effective accountability, Information, Uncertain policy quality

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Corruption and Extremism

BAFFI CAREFIN Centre Research Paper No. 2021-163
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 May 2021
affiliation not provided to SSRN, ETH Zürich, Bocconi University and University of Padua - Department of Economics
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Corruption, Extremism, Delegation, elections

Corruption and Extremism

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14634
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 08 May 2020
Tommaso Giommoni, Massimo Morelli and Antonio Nicolò
ETH Zürich, Bocconi University and University of Padua - Department of Economics
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agency, Bargaining, Corruption, delegation, extremism

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The Stable Demand Set General Characterization and Application to Majority Games

Ohio State University Working Paper No. 0103
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 May 2001
Massimo Morelli and Maria Montero
Bocconi University and University of Nottingham - School of Economics
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Stable Demands, Undominated Coalition Structures, Weighted Major-ity Games, Bargaining Sets

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The Geography of Inter-State Resource Wars

NBER Working Paper No. w18978
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 10 May 2021
Francesco Caselli, Massimo Morelli and Dominic Rohner
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics, Bocconi University and University of Zurich
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Resource Concentration and Civil Wars

NBER Working Paper No. w20129
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 May 2014 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2021
Massimo Morelli and Dominic Rohner
Bocconi University and University of Zurich
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Third Party Intervention and Strategic Militarization

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Dec 2019
David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah, Bocconi University, Princeton University - Department of Political Science and Warwick University
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Strategic Militarization, Intervention Policies, Conflict, Asymmetric Information

Third Party Intervention and Strategic Militarization

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13879
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2020
David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah, Bocconi University, Princeton University - Department of Political Science and Warwick University
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asymmetric information, conflict, Intervention Policies, Strategic Militarization

Signalling, Incumbency Advantage, and Optimal Reelection Thresholds

NBER Working Paper No. w17833
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2021
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Bocconi University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Signalling, Incumbency Advantage, and Optimal Reelection Thresholds

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8832
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Mar 2012
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics, Harvard University, Bocconi University and University of Oxford
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Incumbency Advantage, Signalling, Sipermajority

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Turnout Across Democracies

NBER Working Paper No. w20451
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 20 May 2021
Helios Herrera, Massimo Morelli and Salvatore Nunnari
HEC Montreal, Bocconi University and Bocconi University
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Populism: Demand and Supply

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11871
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 02 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2018
Einaudi Institute for Economics and FinanceEinaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), University of Warwick, Bocconi University and University of Bologna
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anti-elite rhetoric, economic insecurity, populism, Voter participation

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A Cultural Clash View of the EU Crisis

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9679
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Oct 2013
Luigi Guiso, Luigi Guiso, Helios Herrera and Massimo Morelli
Einaudi Institute for Economics and FinanceEinaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) - Centro de Investigacion Economica and Bocconi University
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Conformity constraint, Culture, Debt crisis, Fiscal union

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Bureaucrats Under Populism

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14499
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Mar 2020
Massimo Morelli and Greg Sasso
Bocconi University and Bocconi University
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Populism and War

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14501
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Mar 2020
European University Institute - Economics Department (ECO), Bocconi University and University of São Paulo (USP) - Graduate School of Business Administration, Economics and Accounting Affairs
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Conflict Risk, inequality, populism, protectionism, Strategic Disengagement

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Divided Government, Delegation, and Civil Service Reform

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13878
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Aug 2019
Massimo Morelli, Elliott Ash and Matia Vannoni
Bocconi University, ETH Zürich and King's College London
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Intertemporal Evidence on the Strategy of Populism

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13804
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Jul 2019
Gloria Gennaro, Giampaolo Lecce and Massimo Morelli
Bocconi University - Baffi Carefin Centre, University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and Bocconi University
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American Politics, Electoral Campaign, populism, Text Analysis

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Global Crises and Populism: The Role of Eurozone Institutions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12944
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 May 2018
Einaudi Institute for Economics and FinanceEinaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), University of Warwick, Bocconi University and University of Bologna
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Financial Dependence, Frustration, Globalization, populism, Relocation

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Complexity and the Reform Process

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP16562
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 22 Sep 2021
Dana Foarta and Massimo Morelli
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Bocconi University
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A Commitment Theory of Populism

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP16051
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 May 2021
Massimo Morelli, Antonio Nicolò and Paolo Roberti
Bocconi University, University of Padua - Department of Economics and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano - Faculty of Economics and Management
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The Costs of Populism for the Bureaucracy and Government Performance:

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP15929
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 Apr 2021
Luca Bellodi, Massimo Morelli and Matia Vannoni
Bocconi University, Bocconi University and King's College London
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Mobilization and the Strategy of Populism Theory and Evidence from the United States

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP15686
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Feb 2021
Gloria Gennaro, Giampaolo Lecce and Massimo Morelli
Bocconi University - Baffi Carefin Centre, University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and Bocconi University
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Equilibrium Reforms and Endogenous Complexity

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP15136
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 Aug 2020
Dana Foarta and Massimo Morelli
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Bocconi University
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bureaucracy, Checks and balances, competence, Incremental Reforms, Information, interest groups, Politicians, Regulatory Complexity

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Immigration, Occupational Choice and Electoral Rules Theory and Evidence on Dual Ballot Openness

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14896
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2020
Matteo Gamalerio, Massimo Morelli and Margherita Negri
University of Barcelona - Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB), Bocconi University and University of St. Andrews
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Electoral Rules, Immigration, Occupational choice, SPRAR

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A Dynamic Theory of Secessionist vs Centrist Conflict

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14635
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 May 2020
Instituto de Análisis Económic (IAE) Barcelona, Rovira i Virgili University, Bocconi University and University of Lausanne
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conflict, Patience, Secessions, Surplus Sharing

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A Theory of Power Wars

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13917
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Aug 2019
Helios Herrera, Massimo Morelli and Salvatore Nunnari
University of Warwick, Bocconi University and Bocconi University
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Balance of powers, War Duration

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A Dynamic Theory of Secession

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12398
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2018
Autonomous University of Barcelona, Rovira i Virgili University, Bocconi University and University of Lausanne
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conflict, mismatch, Secessions, Surplus Sharing

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Electoral Systems, Taxation and Immigration Policies: Which System Builds a Wall First?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12212
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2018
Massimo Morelli and Margherita Negri
Bocconi University and University of St. Andrews
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Median voter, migration, Occupational choice, Proportional representation, taxation, Walls

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From Weber to Kafka: Political Instability and the Rise of an Inefficient Bureaucracy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12081
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 13 Jun 2017
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics, Einaudi Institute for Economics and FinanceEinaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) and Bocconi University
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The Incumbency Effects of Signalling

Economica, Vol. 81, Issue 323, pp. 397-418, 2014
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Jun 2014
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics, Harvard University, Bocconi University and University of Oxford
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