Michele U. Fratianni

Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

Professor of Business Economics

Bloomington, IN 47405

United States

Universita' Politecnica delle Marche

Professor of Economics

Piazzale Martelli, 8

60121 Ancona

Italy

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

40

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Scholarly Papers (40)

1.

The Role of Banks in the Subprime Financial Crisis

Review of Economic Conditions in Italy, 2009/1
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 3,665 (1,391)
Citation 7

Abstract:

accounting, banks, credit, crisis, fair values, risk aversion, undercapitalization

2.

Rescuing Banks from the Effects of the Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 1,002 (13,509)
Citation 4

Abstract:

announcements, financial crisis, rescue plans, undercapitalization

3.
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Citation 6

Financial Crises, Safety Nets and Regulation

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 502 (42,039)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Financial Crises, Safety Nets and Regulation

Rivista Italiana degli Economisti, Vol. 2, August 2008
Posted: 19 Dec 2009
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

Abstract:

, credit, crisis, money, moral hazard, regulation, safety net, subprime

4.

The Gravity Equation in International Trade

HANDBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, 2nd edition, Oxford University Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 405 (48,086)
Citation 5

Abstract:

gravity equation, trade theories, borders, regional trade agreement, currency unions

5.

Trade Costs and Provincial Heterogeneity in Italy

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 341 (67,970)

Abstract:

trade costs, heterogeneity, distance, gravity equation

6.

Fiscal Dominance and Money Growth in Italy: The Long Record

Explorations in Economic History,Vol. 38, pp. 252-272, 2001
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Apr 1999
Michele U. Fratianni and Franco Spinelli
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and University of Brescia - Department of Economics
Downloads 335 (66,287)
Citation 5

Abstract:

budget deficits, fiscal dominance, monetary accommodation, central bank independence

7.

Banks' Great Bailout of 2008-2009

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 324 (66,986)
Citation 6

Abstract:

announcements, financial crisis, rescue plans, undercapitalization

8.

Geography of Trade Costs in Italy

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 318 (73,808)

Abstract:

trade costs, distance, heterogeneity, gravity equation

9.

The Limits to Integration

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 301 (78,377)
Citation 3

Abstract:

integration, continental blocs, culture, geography, institutions, regional trade agreements

10.

The Banking Bailout of the Subprime Crisis: Size and Effects

PSL Quarterly Review, Vol. 63, No. 254, pp. 185-231, 2010
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Apr 2011
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 290 (69,807)
Citation 7

Abstract:

announcements, financial crisis, rescue plans, undercapitalization

11.

Resurrecting Keynes to Stabilize the International Monetary System

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Pietro Alessandrini
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Università Politecnica delle Marche - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 264 (87,086)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Keynes Plan, external imbalances, exchange rates, international monetary system, key currency, supranational bank money

12.

The Evolutionary Chain of International Financial Centers

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 251 (91,370)
Citation 1

Abstract:

banking, evolution, finance, money, Genoa, Venice, Florence, Antwerp, Amsterdam, London, New York

13.

Macroeconomic Instability and the Phillips Curve in Italy

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 May 2009 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
University of Brescia - Department of Economics, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Brescia - Department of Economics and University of Brescia
Downloads 201 (107,038)

Abstract:

fiscal dominance, inflation, macroeconomic stability, wage indexation, Phillips curve

14.

International Trade Efficiency, the Gravity Equation, and the Stochastic Frontier

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Dec 2006
Heejoon Kang and Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 192 (106,596)

Abstract:

Efficiency coefficients, OLS residuals, trade gravity, trade potentials

15.

An Assessment of The Bank for International Settlements

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and John C. Pattison
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Downloads 176 (127,831)

Abstract:

international organization, financial regulation, policy coordination

16.

International Monies, Special Drawing Rights, and Supernational Money

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Jul 2009
Pietro Alessandrini and Michele U. Fratianni
Università Politecnica delle Marche - Faculty of Economics and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 174 (86,098)
Citation 3

Abstract:

international money, international monetary system, Special Drawing Right, supernational bank money

17.

The Phillips Curve and the Italian Lira, 1861-1998

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
University of Brescia - Department of Economics, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Brescia - Department of Economics and University of Brescia
Downloads 133 (156,442)
Citation 2

Abstract:

inflation, Phillips curve, Italian lira

18.

Did Genoa and Venice Kick a Financial Revolution in the Quattrocento?

Oesterreichische Nationalbank Working Paper No. 112
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and Franco Spinelli
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and University of Brescia - Department of Economics
Downloads 133 (144,731)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Financial revolution, credibility, debt, public bank, Genoa, Venice

19.

A Centralized Monetary Union for Mercosur: Lessons from EMU

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Dec 2006
Michele U. Fratianni and Andreas Hauskrecht
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 133 (159,187)
Citation 1

Abstract:

monetary union, endogenous optimal currency area, integration, Mercosur

20.

The Banking Bailout of the Subprime Crisis: Big Commitments and Small Effects?

Indiana Working Paper No. 2011-02
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Francesco Marchionne and Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 129 (165,674)
Citation 7

Abstract:

announcement, bank, event study, financial crisis, rescue plan

21.

Borders and the Constraints on Globalization

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 117 (183,429)

Abstract:

borders, integration, gravity model, RTA, monetary unions

22.

External Imbalances and Financial Fragility in the Euro Area

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 May 2012
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, Università Politecnica delle Marche - Faculty of Economics, Università Politecnica delle Marche - Department of Economics and George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs
Downloads 112 (180,094)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Sovereign yield spreads, external imbalances, adjustment burden, monetary union

Expanding RTAs, Trade Flows, and the Multinational Enterprise

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 30 Mar 2008
Michele U. Fratianni and Chang Hoon Oh
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
Downloads 109 (200,493)
Citation 11

Abstract:

Trade Blocks, Regional Integration, Multinational Enterprises (MNEs), Plurilateral RTAs, Trade Creation, Trade Diversion

Expanding RTAs, Trade Flows, and the Multinational Enterprise

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 40, Issue 7, pp. 1206-1227, 2009
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Apr 2011
Michele U. Fratianni and Chang Hoon Oh
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
Downloads 1 (549,659)
Citation 11

Abstract:

24.

Who is Running the IMF: Critical Shareholders Or the Staff?

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and John C. Pattison
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Downloads 107 (185,820)
Citation 7

Abstract:

IMF, G-7, principal-agent relationship, critical shareholder, staff autonomy

25.

Size of Regional Trade Agreements and Regional Trade Bias

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and Chang Hoon Oh
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
Downloads 104 (193,087)
Citation 1

Abstract:

RTA, regional trade bias, trade flows

26.

Do Additional Bilateral Investment Treaties Boost Foreign Direct Investments?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 May 2010
Chang Hoon Oh and Michele U. Fratianni
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 96 (207,771)

Abstract:

bilateral investment treaty, foreign direct investment, gravity equation, network diversity

27.

On the Relationship between RTA Expansion and Openness

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and Chang Hoon Oh
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
Downloads 92 (216,509)
Citation 1

Abstract:

gravity equation, plurilateral RTAs, size, trade creation, trade diversion

28.

The Gravity Equation in International Economics and International Business Research: A Note

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Aug 2010
Michele U. Fratianni, Chang Hoon Oh and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 86 (225,780)

Abstract:

gravity equation, international trade, foreign direct investment, methodology

29.

Government Debt, Reputation and Creditors' Protections: The Tale of San Giorgio

Review of Finance, Vol. 10, pp. 487-506, 2006
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Feb 2007
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 82 (225,780)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Financial revolution, credibility, debt, public bank, Genoa, Venice

30.

The (In)Effectiveness of Announcements of Banking Bailouts

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 63 (264,345)

Abstract:

announcement, bank, event study, financial crisis, rescue plan

31.

The Konstanz Seminar on Monetary Theory and Policy at Thirty

European Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 17, pp. 641-664, September 2001
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and Jürgen von Hagen
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and University of Bonn - Institute of Economic Policy
Downloads 40 (333,140)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Monetarism, Keynesian paradigm, economic education, economics journals

32.

Bank Asset Reallocation and Sovereign Debt

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 2014-35
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2017
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 33 (312,622)

Abstract:

crisis, loans, regulator, securities, mutual protection pact

33.

Basel III, Clubs and Eurozone Asymmetries

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 2014-36
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Sep 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and John C. Pattison
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Downloads 29 (356,095)

Abstract:

Basel III, clubs, financial regulation, Eurozone, asymmetries.

34.

Trade Costs and Economic Development

Indiana Working Paper No. 2011-01
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Francesco Marchionne and Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 29 (370,631)
Citation 4

Abstract:

trade costs, heterogeneity, economic development, gravity equation

35.

150 Years of Italian Political Unity and Economic Dualism: An Introduction

Rivista Italiana degli Economisti, Vol. 3, December 2012
Posted: 16 Nov 2012
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

Abstract:

debt, economic dualism, economic growth, inflation

36.

International Organizations in a World of Regional Trade Agreements: Lessons from Club Theory

The World Economy, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp. 333-358, 2001
Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and John C. Pattison
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce

Abstract:

international organizations, cooperation, clubs, regional trade agreements

37.

Heterogeneous Distance-Elasticities in Trade Gravity Models

Economics Letters, Vol. 90, No. 1, pp. 68-71, 2006
Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and Heejoon Kang
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

Abstract:

OECD, religion, trade flows

38.

Indicators of Financial Development

North-American Journal of Economics and Finance, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 19-29, 1996
Posted: 23 Jan 2007
George M. von Furstenberg and Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

Abstract:

financial development, indicators, liberalization, Mexico, Chile

39.

Central Bank Reputation and Conservativeness

Posted: 15 Jun 1999
Michele U. Fratianni and Haizhou Huang
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Abstract:

40.

Central Banking as a Political Principal-Agent Problem

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 378-393, April 1997
Posted: 09 Mar 1998
Michele U. Fratianni, Jürgen von Hagen and Christopher J. Waller
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Bonn - Institute of Economic Policy and University of Notre Dame - Department of Economics

Abstract:

monetary policy, political business cycles, central banking