Massimo Morelli

Bocconi University

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Via Roentgen 1

Milan, 20136

Italy

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Party Formation and Policy Outcomes Under Different Electoral Systems

Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), Working Paper No. 66-98
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Jan 1999
Massimo Morelli
Bocconi University
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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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Citation 10

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

Review of Economic Studies, Forthcoming
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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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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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
affiliation not provided to SSRN, London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and Bocconi University
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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

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2402
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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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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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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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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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
Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, 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
Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Bocconi University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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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: 10 Aug 2010
Giovanni Maggi and Massimo Morelli
Yale University and Bocconi University
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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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Citation 2

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Natural Resources, Conflict, Strength Proportionality, Resource Proportionality, Secession, Bargaining Failure

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Incumbents' Interests and Gender Quotas

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Oct 2008
New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Bocconi University
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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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Citation 5

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Stable Demands, Undominated Coalition Structures, Weighted Major-ity Games, Bargaining Sets

Signalling, Incumbency Advantage, and Optimal Reelection Thresholds

NBER Working Paper No. w17833
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Feb 2012
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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A Volatility-Based Theory of Fiscal Union Desirability

"FISCAL UNION CONSENSUS DESIGN UNDER THE RISK OF AUTARKY", DISCUSSION PAPER SERIES, INTERNATIONAL MACROECONOMICS, No. 8552, Centre for Economic Policy Research, August 2011
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Nov 2012
Jaime Luque, Massimo Morelli and José Tavares
Wisconsin School of Business, Bocconi University and Universidad Nova de Lisboa - Faculdade de Economia
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Fiscal Union; Common currency, Bargaining space, Voting Weights, Heterogeneous countries

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Dispute Resolution Institutions and Strategic Militarization

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Jan 2014
Princeton University - Department of Political Science, Bocconi University, Princeton University - Department of Political Science and University of Warwick
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Resource Concentration and Civil Wars

NBER Working Paper No. w20129
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 May 2014
Massimo Morelli and Dominic Rohner
Bocconi University and University of Zurich
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Turnout Across Democracies

NBER Working Paper No. w20451
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Sep 2014
Helios Herrera, Massimo Morelli and Salvatore Nunnari
HEC Montreal, Bocconi University and Bocconi University
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The Geography of Inter-State Resource Wars

NBER Working Paper No. w18978
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2013
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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A Cultural Clash View of the EU Crisis

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9679
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Oct 2013
Luigi Guiso, Helios Herrera and Massimo Morelli
Einaudi 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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Electoral Systems, Taxation and Immigration Policies: Which System Builds a Wall First?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12212
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Aug 2017
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 Finance (EIEF), Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) and Bocconi University
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Demand and Supply of Populism

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11871
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Mar 2017
Luigi Guiso, Helios Herrera and Massimo Morelli
Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), University of Warwick and Bocconi University
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anti-elite rhetoric, short term protection, Voter participation

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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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Turnout and Power Sharing

The Economic Journal, Vol. 124, Issue 574, pp. F131-F162, 2014
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Feb 2014
Helios Herrera, Massimo Morelli and Thomas R. Palfrey
Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) - Centro de Investigacion Economica, Bocconi University and California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences
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