Grants 2014

The 2014 grants for research projects have been awarded to:

Principal Investigator: Marianna BELLOC (Sapienza Università di Roma, CESifo)
Project title: “Top Income Distribution in the Long-Run. Five Centuries of Inequality in Florence
Team members: Francesco Drago (University of Napoli Federico II, CSEF), Roberto Galbiati (Sciences Po-Paris) and Mattia Fochesato (Science-Po Paris)

Principal Investigator: Astrid GAMBA (Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca)
Project title: “Mis-Judging Merit
Team members: Luca Stanca (Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca)

Principal Investigator: Simone MORICONI (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano)
Project title: “Is there a Cultural Dimension of Unemployment Attitudes? Theory and Evidence from International Migration
Team members: Giovanni Peri (University of California, Davis)

Principal Investigator: Öznur ÖZDAMAR (Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna, Adnan Menderes University in Turkey)
Project title: “The Causal Effect of Air Pollution on Infant and Child Health Outcomes: A Natural Experiment Using The London Congestion Charge Policy
Team members: Chiara Monfardini (Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna), Daniele Fabbri (Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna) and Eleftherios Giovanis (Università degli Studi di Verona)

Principal Investigator: Loriana PELIZZON (Università Ca’ Foscari di Venezia)
Project title: “The Impact of QE Interventions on Market Liquidity and Limits to Arbitrage
Team members: Marti G. Subrahmanyam (New York University), Davide Tomio (Copenhagen Business School), Clara Vega (Federal Reserve Board of Governors) and Jun Uno (Waseda University)

Principal Investigator: Giovanni PRAROLO (Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna)
Project title: “Geography, Demographic Shocks and Political Institutions: a Cell Level Disaggregated Analysis of Long-Term Development of Pre-Industrial Europe
Team members: Matteo Cervellati (Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna), Sara Lazzaroni (Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna) and Paolo Vanin (Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna)

Principal Investigator: Matteo RIZZOLLI (Libera Università Maria SS. Assunta LUMSA)
Project title: “Being Bourgeois: Cross-cultural Experiments on the Establishment of Private Property
Team members: Marco Fabbri (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

Principal Investigator: Francesco SOBBRIO (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano)
Project title: “War of the Waves: Radio Propaganda, Violence and Political Polarization
Team members: Tommaso Nannicini (Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi) and Guido Tabellini (Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi)