Nicola Giocoli

University of Pisa - Department of Law

Full Professor of Economics

via Collegio Ricci 10

Pisa PI, 56126

Italy

http://https://pisa.academia.edu/NicolaGiocoli

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Competition vs. Property Rights: American Antitrust Law, the Freiburg School and the Early Years of European Competition Policy

Journal of Competition Law and Economics, 2009
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 May 2007 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2009
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 508 (38,171)
Citation 1

Abstract:

antitrust, EEC, Freiburg School, competition, property rights

2.

Three Alternative (?) Stories on the Late 20th-Century Rise of Game Theory

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2012
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 462 (44,417)
Citation 2

Abstract:

game theory, mechanism design, Nash equilibrium, refinements literature, predatory pricing, antitrust, Chicago School, Bayesian decision theory, Wilson, Hurwicz, Harsanyi

3.

When Low is No Good: Predatory Pricing and US antitrust law (1950-1980)

European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, December 2011
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2011
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 352 (58,573)

Abstract:

predatory pricing, antitrust, Supreme Court, Chicago school, Harvard school, price theory

4.

Savage vs. Wald: Was Bayesian Decision Theory the Only Available Alternative for Postwar Economics?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Jun 2006
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 333 (67,608)

Abstract:

Baysianism, Savage, Wald, postwar economics, decision theory

5.

Games Judges Don't Play: Predatory Pricing and Strategic Reasoning in US Antitrust

Supreme Court Economic Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 14 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2011
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 221 (102,277)
Citation 1

Abstract:

predatory pricing, Chicago School, Harvard School, incomplete information, Supreme Court

6.

Competitive Balance when Teams have Different Goals

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Oct 2006
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 185 (126,180)

Abstract:

Team sports economics, competitive balance, invariance proposition, Italian football

7.

Blanqui Lecture - In the Sign of the Axiomatic Method: Mathematics as the Role Model for Neoclassical Economics

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Sep 2006
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 178 (133,654)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Formalism, axiomatics, Hilbert, rigor, neoclassical economics

8.

From Wald to Savage: Homo Economicus Becomes a Bayesian Statistician

Journal of the History of Behavioral Sciences - Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2012
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 117 (179,154)

Abstract:

Savage, Wald, rational behavior, Bayesian decision theory, subjective probability, minimax rule, statistical decision functions, neoclassical economics

9.

Who Invented the Lerner Index? Luigi Amoroso, the Dominant Firm Model and the Measurement of Market Power

Review of Industrial Organization, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2012
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 91 (218,529)

Abstract:

Lerner index, market power, Luigi Amoroso, dominant firm

10.

Classical Competition and Freedom of Contract in American Laissez Faire Constitutionalism

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Jun 2014
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 86 (201,697)

Abstract:

classical competition, freedom of contract, laissez faire constitutionalism, Francis Wayland, O.W. Holmes, Lochner, Rufus Peckham, Progressive era, antitrust law

11.

Old Lady Charm: Explaining the Persistent Appeal of Chicago Antitrust

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 31 May 2012
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 73 (235,864)

Abstract:

Chicago school, antitrust, Post-Chicago approach, predatory pricing, RPM, single monopoly profit theory

12.

From Marketability to Flexibility: Pantaleoni's 'Impure' Theory of Money and Banking

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Jun 2006
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 64 (257,541)

Abstract:

Pantaleoni, money, banking, disequilibrium, structural instability, flexibility

13.

Network Efficiency, the Coase Question and the Banking System

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2011
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 60 (289,855)

Abstract:

Coase question, network theory, efficiency, banking system, systemic risk

14.

British Economists on Competition Policy (1890-1920)

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 May 2012 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2012
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 51 (301,950)

Abstract:

British economists, antitrust law, Sherman Act, Alfred Marshall

15.

When Law and Economics Was a Dangerous Subject: The Controversy Over Railroad Regulation Before the Hepburn Act

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Apr 2015
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
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16.

Why the Forecasting Failure? A Hayekian and ‘Keynesian’ Answer

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Jan 2015
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 41 (285,186)

Abstract:

macroeconomic forecasts, Hayek, pattern predictions, financial crisis

17.

The (Rail)Road to Lochner: Reproduction Cost and the Gilded Age Controversy on Rate Regulation

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2015
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
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Abstract:

reproduction cost, historic cost, business valuation, railways economics, Lochner, laissez faire constitutionalism, regulation, Gilded Age

18.

'Love Me, Love Me Not'. The Complicated Affair between Classical Economics and American Corporations during the Gilded Age

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Apr 2017
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
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Abstract:

classical economics, corporation, Santa Clara, grant theory, partnership theory, entity theory, limited liability, free competition, freedom of contract, asset partitioning

19.

Elevating Competition: Classical Political Economy in Justice Peckham’s Jurisprudence

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Mar 2017
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
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Abstract:

Lochner v. New York; American Constitution; Adam Smith; Laissez-Faire; Classical Political Economy; Rufus W. Peckham

20.

A Smithian Constitution: The Classical Political Economy of the Lochner Era (Introduction)

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Jul 2016
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
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Abstract:

Lochner era; American Constitution; Adam Smith; laissez-faire; Classical Political Economy

21.

The Classical Limits to Police Power: Adam Smith and the Economic Foundations of the Slaughterhouse Dissents

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Mar 2016
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
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Abstract:

Classical economics, Adam Smith, American legal history, American constitutional law, Slaughterhouse Cases, Lochner era

22.

‘Value is Not a Fact’: Reproduction Cost and the Transition from Classical to Neoclassical Regulation

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2016
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
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Abstract:

railroad regulation, reproduction cost, Lochner, neoclassical economics, economic value

23.

Free from What? Competition, Regulation and Antitrust During the Gilded Age

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Nov 2015
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law
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Abstract:

competition; regulation; antitrust; American constitutional law; Gilded Age; reproduction cost; history of American economics

24.

Competition Versus Property Rights: American Antitrust Law, the Freiburg School, and the Early Years of European Competition Policy

Journal of Competition Law and Economics, Vol. 5, Issue 4, pp. 747-786, 2009
Posted: 22 Dec 2009
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law

Abstract:

B13, B21, K21

25.

The escape from conjectural variations: the consistency condition in duopoly theory from Bowley to Fellner

Cambridge Journal of Economics, Vol. 29, Issue 4, pp. 601-618, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Nicola Giocoli
University of Pisa - Department of Law

Abstract:

Duopoly, Conjectural variations, Cournot model, Stackelberg model, Consistent conjectures