Paolo Buonanno

University of Bergamo - Department of Economics

Full Professor

Via dei Caniana 2

Bergamo, Bergamo 24127

Italy

http://https://www.unibg.it/ugov/person/2913

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

26

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5,165

SSRN CITATIONS

115

CROSSREF CITATIONS

318

Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

Estimating the Severity of COVID-19: Evidence From the Italian Epicenter

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 31 May 2021
Paolo Buonanno, Sergio Galletta and Marcello Puca
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, ETH Zürich and University of Bergamo
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Coronavirus; COVID-19; Mortality Rate Estimation; Pandemic; Italy; Lombardia

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On the Historical and Geographic Origins of the Sicilian Mafia

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Feb 2012
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, National University Singapore, University of Bologna and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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Do Immigrants Cause Crime?

Journal of the European Economic Association, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Mar 2011
Milo Bianchi, Paolo Buonanno and Paolo Pinotti
University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE), University of Bergamo - Department of Economics and Bocconi University - BAFFI Center on International Markets, Money, and Regulation
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Immigration, crime

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Immigration and Crime: An Empirical Analysis

Bank of Italy Temi di Discussione (Working Paper) No. 698
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Mar 2009
Milo Bianchi, Paolo Buonanno and Paolo Pinotti
University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE), University of Bergamo - Department of Economics and Bocconi University - BAFFI Center on International Markets, Money, and Regulation
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immigration, crime

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Poor Institutions, Rich Mines: Resource Curse and the Origins of the Sicilian Mafia

Quaderni Working Paper No. 844
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Sep 2012
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, National University Singapore, University of Bologna and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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natural resource curse, weak institutions, ma fia-type organizations

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Fighting Violence Against Women: The Role of Female Political Representation

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 May 2022 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2023
Alena Bochenkova, Paolo Buonanno and Sergio Galletta
University of Bergamo, University of Bergamo - Department of Economics and ETH Zürich
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female politicians, gender, femicide, violence, Brazil, RDD

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Lux Lucet in Tenebris: the Role of Waldensian Culture in Reducing the Gender Gap

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2021
Andrea Berlanda, Paolo Buonanno and Marcello Puca
University of Lausanne, University of Bergamo - Department of Economics and University of Bergamo
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Gender Gap, Religion, Women Empowerment, Waldensians

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Political Regimes and the Determinants of Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism

University of Milan Bicocca Department of Economics, Management and Statistics Working Paper No. 384
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 19 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2018
Nicola Brugali, Paolo Buonanno and Mario Gilli
Università di Bologna, University of Bergamo - Department of Economics and Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca - Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Economics, Psychology & Social Sciences (CISEPS)
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Terrorism, Accountability, Repression

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Advocatus, Et Non Latro? Testing the Supplier-Induced-Demand Hypothesis for Italian Courts of Justice

FEEM Working Paper No. 52.2010
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Jun 2010
Paolo Buonanno and Matteo Maria Galizzi
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics and University of Brescia - Department of Economics
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Lawyers, Litigiosity, Causality

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Organized Crime and Electoral Outcomes in Sicily

Quaderni - Working Paper DSE N° 965
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Sep 2014
Paolo Buonanno, Giovanni Prarolo and Paolo Vanin
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, University of Bologna and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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Elections, Mafia-type Organizations

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Books Go Public: The Consequences of the Expropriation of Monastic Libraries on Innovation

CESifo Working Paper No. 11015
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 26 Mar 2024
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, University of Bergamo, University of Bergamo and University of Bergamo
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books, manuscripts, knowledge, religion, monastery, libraries, patents

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The Crime Kuznets Curve (La curva de Kuznets del Crimen)

Documento CEDE No. 2014-16
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 May 2014
Paolo Buonanno, Leopoldo Fergusson and Juan F. Vargas
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics and Universidad del Rosario - Faculty of Economics
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Crime Kuznets Curve, Income inequality, Non-parametric Kernel analysis

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Police and Crime: Evidence from Dictated Delays in Centralized Police Hiring

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6477
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Apr 2012
Paolo Buonanno and Giovanni Mastrobuoni
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics and University of Turin - Collegio Carlo Alberto
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police, crime

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Corruption and Within-Country Stereotypes

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2022
Paolo Buonanno, Marcello Puca and Patrizia Sbriglia
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, University of Bergamo and University of Campania - LUIGI VANVITELLI
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Corruption, Institutions, Social Capital, Diversity

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How Much Should We Trust Crime Statistics? A Comparison between EU and US

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Mar 2017
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, University of Messina, CSEF & CEPR, Department of Economics, Sciences Po-CNRS and University of Siena - Department of Economics
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Crime statistics, Criminal behavior

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Inequality, Crime, and the Long Run Legacy of Slavery

CAF – Working paper N° 2016/17 12/2016
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Mar 2017
Paolo Buonanno and Juan F. Vargas
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics and Universidad del Rosario - Faculty of Economics
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Slavery, Inequality, Crime, Colombia

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Spatial Dynamics of SARS-CoV-2 and Reduced Risk of Contagion: Evidence from the Second Italian Epidemic Wave

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Nov 2020
Paolo Buonanno, Sergio Galletta and Marcello Puca
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, ETH Zürich and University of Bergamo
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COVID-19; Sars-Cov-2; Diffusion models; Containment measures

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Earthquake Hazard and Civic Capital

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 May 2021
Paolo Buonanno, Giacomo Plevani and Marcello Puca
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, University of Turin - Collegio Carlo Alberto and University of Bergamo
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Civic capital, Cooperation, Social norms, Earthquakes

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Social Closure, Surnames and Crime

Quaderni - Working Paper DSE N° 1032
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Oct 2015
Paolo Buonanno and Paolo Vanin
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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Social Closure, Surname Distribution, Crime

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Using Newspapers Obituaries to Forecast Daily Mortality: Evidence from the Italian COVID-19 Hot-Spots

Paolo Buonanno, Marcello Puca, Using newspaper obituaries to “nowcast” daily mortality: Evidence from the Italian COVID-19 hot-spots, Health Policy, Volume 125, Issue 4, 2021, Pages 535-540, ISSN 0168-8510, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2021.01.006.
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2022
Paolo Buonanno and Marcello Puca
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics and University of Bergamo
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COVID-19; Forecasting; Excess mortality; Big data

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Health Hazard Discrimination or Prejudice? A Field Experiment

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Oct 2023
Paolo Buonanno, Flavio Porta and Marcello Puca
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, University of Bergamo - Department of Economics and University of Bergamo
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Discrimination, Prejudice, Social Stigma, COVID-19

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Lux Lucet in Tenebris: The Role of Waldensian Culture in Reducing the Gender Gap

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Jan 2022
Andrea Berlanda, Paolo Buonanno and Marcello Puca
University of Lausanne, University of Bergamo - Department of Economics and University of Bergamo
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Gender gap, Religion, Women Empowerment, Waldensians

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Foreign Aid and Intimate Partner Violence: Evidence from Ethiopia

Number of pages: 34
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Brescia - Department of Economics, University of Bergamo - Department of Economics and University of Bologna, Department of Economics
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IPV, Foreign aid, Women, Ethiopia

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ALL IS NOT LOST: Organized Crime and Social Capital Formation

Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Dept. of Economics Research Paper Series No. 16/2023
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 07 Sep 2023 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2024
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Department of EconomicsMax Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA) and University of Lausanne
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organized crime, social capital, Italy, 5 per Mille

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Political History, Fiscal Compliance and Cooperation: Medieval Social Contracts and Their Legacy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14214
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 14 Jan 2020
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, Università di Bologna, University of Bologna, Department of Economics and University of Bologna
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Fiscal Compliance, Medieval Republics, population diversity, Social Contracts

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Does Social Capital Reduce Crime?

Journal of Law and Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 20 Feb 2008
Paolo Buonanno, Daniel Montolio and Paolo Vanin
University of Bergamo - Department of Economics, University of Barcelona - Faculty of Economic Science and Business Studies and University of Bologna - Department of Economics

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Civic norms, Associational networks, Property crime, Italy