Work in Progress and Recent Working Papers

  • Persistence of innovation and patterns of firm growth
    with Dario Guarascio (submitted)
  • LEM Working Papers, n. 2016/31 [PDF]
  • Innovation Strategies and Firm Growth
    with Stefano Bianchini and Gabriele Pellegrino (revise and resubmit)
  • IEB Working Papers, n. 2016/10 [PDF]
  • Empirical regularities in the size distribution of firms (mimeo)
  • with Giulio Bottazzi
  • Merton's Distance to Default without Stock Market Data (mimeo)
  • with Giulio Bottazzi

Articles in Refereed Journals and Collections

  • "Innovation and within-firm wage inequalities: empirical evidence from major European countries", with Valeria Cirillo and Matteo Sostero
    Industry and Innovation, 24(5), 468-491, 2017
  • Previous version available as LEM Working Papers, n. 2016/05 [PDF]
  • "What does (not) characterize persistent corporate high-growth ?", with Stefano Bianchini and Giulio Bottazzi
    Small Business Economics, 48(3), 633-656, 2017
  • Previous version available as LEM Working Papers, n. 2014/11 [PDF]
  • "Export price adjustments under financial constraints", with Angelo Secchi and Chiara Tomasi
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 49(3), 1057-1085, 2016
  • Previous version available as CES-University of Paris Sorbonne Working Papers, n. 2013/57 (revised 2014) [PDF]
  • "Financial constraints and firm exports: accounting for heterogeneity, self-selection and endogeneity", with Angelo Secchi and Chiara Tomasi
  • Industrial and Corporate Change, 25(5), 813-827, 2016.
  • "Productivity, market selection and corporate growth across US and Europe", with Giovanni Dosi, Daniele Moschella and Emanuele Pugliese
  • Small Business Economics, 45(3), 643-672, 2015.
  • "Zipf Law and the Firm Size Distribution: a critical discussion of popular estimators", with Giulio Bottazzi and Davide Pirino
  • Journal of Evolutionary Economics, 25(3), 585-610, 2015.
  • "The micro patterns of export diversification under financial constraints", with Angelo Secchi and Chiara Tomasi
  • Industrial and Corporate Change, 23(6), 1595-1622, 2014.
  • "Financial Constraints and Firm Dynamics", with Giulio Bottazzi and Angelo Secchi
  • Small Business Economics, 42(1), 99-116, 2014.
  • "Growth Processes of Italian Manufacturing Firms", with Alex Coad and Rekha Rao
  • Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 22(1), 54-70, 2011.
  • "Big and Fragile: When Size does not Shield from Default", with Giulio Bottazzi
  • Applied Economics Letters, 18(14), 1401-1404, 2011.
  • "Financial and Economic Determinants of Firm Default", with Giulio Bottazzi, Marco Grazzi and Angelo Secchi
  • Journal of Evolutionary Economics, 21(3), 373-406, 2011.
  • "Corporate performances and market selection. Some comparative evidence", with Giulio Bottazzi, Giovanni Dosi, Nadia Jacoby and Angelo Secchi
  • Industrial and Corporate Change, 19(6), 1953-1996, 2010.
  • "Productivity, Profitability and Financial Performance", with Giulio Bottazzi and Angelo Secchi
  • Industrial and Corporate Change, 17(4), 711-751, 2008.
  • "The evolution of world export sophistication and the Italian trade anomaly", with Michele Di Maio
  • Rivista di Politica Economica, 98(1), 135-174, 2008. [PDF]
  • "L'anomalia del modello di specializzazione italiano e l'evoluzione del commercio internazionale: una analisi quantitativa", with Michele Di Maio
  • QA-Rivista Associazione Rossi-Doria, n. 3/4, 79-103, 2008.
  • "Un'analisi empirica delle relazioni tra crescita d'impresa, produttivita' e profittabilita' ", with Angelo Secchi
  • in L. Rondi and F. Silva (eds.), "Produttivita' e cambiamento nel sistema produttivo italiano. Indagini Quantitative" , Il Mulino, Bologna, 2009.

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Old or now published Working Papers

  • Export activities under financial constraints: margins, switching dynamics and prices
    with Angelo Secchi and Chiara Tomasi
  • LEM Working Paper Series, n. 2011/24 [PDF]
  • Financial Constraints and Firm Dynamics
    with Giulio Bottazzi and Angelo Secchi
  • DSE-University of Pisa Discussion Papers, n. 2010/99 [PDF]
  • Is Bigger Always Better ? The effect of Size on Default
    with Giulio Bottazzi
  • LEM Working Paper Series, n. 2010/07 [PDF]
  • Corporate performances and market selection. Some comparative evidence
    with Giulio Bottazzi, Giovanni Dosi, Nadia Jacoby and Angelo Secchi
  • LEM Working Paper Series, n. 2009/13 [PDF]
  • Financial and Economic Determinants of Firm Default
    with Giulio Bottazzi, Marco Grazzi and Angelo Secchi
  • LEM Working Paper Series, n. 2009/06 [PDF]
  • Growth Processess of Italian Manufacturing Firms
    with Alex Coad and Rekha Rao
  • First Version: Jena Economic Research Papers, n. 2008-039 [PDF]
    Last Version: LEM Working Paper Series, n. 2008/20 [PDF]
  • Assessing the Impact of Credit Ratings and Economic Performance on Firm Default
    with Giulio Bottazzi, Marco Grazzi and Angelo Secchi
  • LEM Working Paper Series, n. 2007/15 [PDF]
  • Financial Fragility and Growth Dynamics of Italian Business Firms
    with Giulio Bottazzi and Angelo Secchi
  • LEM Working Paper Series, n. 2006/07 [PDF]
  • Productivity, Profitability and Financial Fragility: Empirical Evidence from Italian Business Firms
    with Giulio Bottazzi and Angelo Secchi
  • LEM Working Paper Series, n. 2006/08 [PDF]
  • The Evolution of World Trade and the Italian 'Anomaly': A New Look
    with Michele Di Maio
  • CENTRO STUDI LUCA D'AGLIANO, Development Studies Working Papers [PDF]