Francesco Sobbrio

Luiss Guido Carli University

Viale Romania 32

Rome, Roma 00197

Italy

http://https://sites.google.com/site/francescosobbrio/

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

The Political Economy of News Media: Theory, Evidence and Open Issues

Handbook of Alternative Theories of Public Economics, Chelthenam, Edward Elgar Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2013
Francesco Sobbrio
Luiss Guido Carli University
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Survey, Mass Media, Media Bias, Media Competition, Regulation, New Media, Internet

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Indirect Lobbying and Media Bias

Quarterly Journal of Political Science, vol. 6 (3-4), pp. 235-274, 2011.
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2013
Francesco Sobbrio
Luiss Guido Carli University
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Lobbying, Media Bias, Cheap-Talk

War of the Waves: Radio and Resistance During World War II

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2019
University of Rome, Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Luiss Guido Carli University and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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Media, BBC, Insurgency, Violence, WWII, Sunspots

War of the Waves: Radio and Resistance During World War II

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6923
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 29 Oct 2019
University of Rome, Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Luiss Guido Carli University and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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media, BBC, counter-propaganda, insurgency, violence, WWII, sunspots

War of the Waves: Radio and Resistance During World War Ii

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11244
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Jan 2018
University of Rome, Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Luiss Guido Carli University and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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media, BBC, counter-propaganda, insurgency, violence, WWII, sunspots

War of the Waves: Radio and Resistance During World War Ii

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12746
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2018
University of Rome, Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Luiss Guido Carli University and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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BBC, Counter-propaganda, Insurgency, media, Sunspots, Violence, WWII

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Citizen-Editors' Endogenous Information Acquisition and News Accuracy

Journal of Public Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2014
Francesco Sobbrio
Luiss Guido Carli University
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Media Bias, Slant, Information Acquisition, Valence, Competition

The Political Cost of Being Soft on Crime: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2019
Francesco Drago, Roberto Galbiati and Francesco Sobbrio
University of Messina, CSEF & CEPR, Department of Economics, Sciences Po-CNRS and Luiss Guido Carli University
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Accountability, Voting, Natural Experiment, Crime, Recidivism, Media

The Political Cost of Being Soft on Crime: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6532
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Jul 2017
Francesco Drago, Roberto Galbiati and Francesco Sobbrio
University of Messina, CSEF & CEPR, Sciences Po and Luiss Guido Carli University
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accountability, voting, natural experiment, crime, recidivism

The Political Cost of Being Soft on Crime: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6826
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 29 Oct 2019
Francesco Drago, Roberto Galbiati and Francesco Sobbrio
University of Messina, CSEF & CEPR, Sciences Po and Luiss Guido Carli University
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accountability, retrospective voting, natural experiment, crime, recidivism, media

The Political Cost of Being Soft on Crime: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10858
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 10 Jul 2017
Francesco Drago, Roberto Galbiati and Francesco Sobbrio
University of Messina, CSEF & CEPR, Department of Economics, Sciences Po-CNRS and Luiss Guido Carli University
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accountability, voting, natural experiment, crime, recidivism

The Political Cost of Being Soft on Crime: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12097
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Jun 2017
Francesco Drago, Roberto Galbiati and Francesco Sobbrio
University of Messina, CSEF & CEPR, Department of Economics, Sciences Po-CNRS and Luiss Guido Carli University
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accountability, crime, Natural Experiment, Recidivism., voting

Opinion Dynamics via Search Engines (and Other Algorithmic Gatekeepers)

Journal of Public Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2020
Fabrizio Germano and Francesco Sobbrio
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business and Luiss Guido Carli University
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Ranking Algorithm, Information Aggregation, Asymptotic Learning, Popularity Ranking, Personalized Ranking, Misinformation, Fake News

Opinion Dynamics via Search Engines (and Other Algorithmic Gatekeepers)

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6541
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Oct 2019
Fabrizio Germano and Francesco Sobbrio
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business and Luiss Guido Carli University
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search engines, ranking algorithm, search behavior, opinion dynamics, information aggregation, asymptotic learning, misinformation, polarization, website traffic, fake news

Meet the Press: How Voters and Politicians Respond to Newspaper Entry and Exit

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2013
Francesco Drago, Tommaso Nannicini and Francesco Sobbrio
University of Messina, CSEF & CEPR, Bocconi University - Department of Economics and Luiss Guido Carli University
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Newspapers, Media Competition, Turnout, Political Selection, Accountability

Meet the Press: How Voters and Politicians Respond to Newspaper Entry and Exit

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7169
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Francesco Drago, Tommaso Nannicini and Francesco Sobbrio
University of Messina, CSEF & CEPR, Bocconi University - Department of Economics and Luiss Guido Carli University
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newspapers, media competition, turnout, political selection, accountability

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Electoral Participation and Communicative Voting in Europe

European Journal of Political Economy, vol. 26 (2), pp. 185-207, 2010.
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2013
Francesco Sobbrio and Pietro Navarra
Luiss Guido Carli University and University of Messina - Institute of Economics and Finance
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Electoral turnout, Swing Voter's Curse, Communicative voting, Strategic voting, Multi-level qualitative choices

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Paying Positive to Go Negative: Advertisers' Competition and Media Reports

European Economic Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2016
Andrea Blasco, Francesco Sobbrio and Paolo Pin
Harvard University - Institute for Quantitative Social Science, Luiss Guido Carli University and Dipartimento di Economia Politica, Università degli Studi di Siena
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Advertising, Media accuracy, Two-sided market, Competition, Commercial Media Bias

Politics 2.0: The Multifaceted Effect of Broadband Internet on Political Participation

HKS Working Paper No. RWP13-014
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 17 Sep 2013
Filipe R. Campante, Ruben Durante and Francesco Sobbrio
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Catalan Institution of Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA) and Luiss Guido Carli University
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Internet, Broadband, Voter Turnout, Online Political Participation, Social Media, Disenchantment, Exit, Voice

Politics 2.0: The Multifaceted Effect of Broadband Internet on Political Participation

NBER Working Paper No. w19029
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 May 2013
Filipe R. Campante, Ruben Durante and Francesco Sobbrio
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Catalan Institution of Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA) and Luiss Guido Carli University
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Paying Positive to Go Negative: Advertisers' Competition and Media Reports. Extended Version

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Feb 2014
Andrea Blasco, Paolo Pin and Francesco Sobbrio
Harvard University - Institute for Quantitative Social Science, Dipartimento di Economia Politica, Università degli Studi di Siena and Luiss Guido Carli University
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Advertising, Commercial Media Bias, Competition, Media accuracy, Two-sided market

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Competition and Commercial Media Bias

Telecommunications Policy, vol. 36 (5), pp. 434-447, 2012.
Posted: 04 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2013
Andrea Blasco and Francesco Sobbrio
Harvard University - Institute for Quantitative Social Science and Luiss Guido Carli University

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Advertising, Media accuracy, Two-sided market, Competition, Commercial Media Bias