Maria De Paola

Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics

via Ponte Bucci

Arcavacata di Rende, Cosenza 87036

Italy

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Scholarly Papers (48)

1.

Workplace Training in Europe

Number of pages: 187 Posted: 18 Jul 2005
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD), Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS), University of Padua - Department of Economics, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
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training, Europe, training policies

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Education as a Tool for the Economic Integration of Migrants

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Apr 2016
Maria De Paola and Giorgio Brunello
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and University of Padua - Department of Economics
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education, immigration, European migration policies, school tracking, class composition

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Market Failures and the Under-Provision of Training

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 22 Oct 2004
Giorgio Brunello and Maria De Paola
University of Padua - Department of Economics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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training, efficiency, turnover

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Does Reminding of Behavioural Biases Increase Returns from Financial Trading? A Field Experiment

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Sep 2017
Maria De Paola, Francesca Gioia and Fabio Piluso
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, Università degli Studi della Calabria and University of Calabria
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financial trading, behavioural biases, reminders, nudges, home bias, status quo bias, risk aversion

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Training and the Density of Economic Activity: Evidence from Italy

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Jul 2004
Giorgio Brunello and Maria De Paola
University of Padua - Department of Economics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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training, local labor markets, Italy

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The Costs of Early School Leaving in Europe

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Dec 2013
Giorgio Brunello and Maria De Paola
University of Padua - Department of Economics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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early school leaving, Europe, policy evaluation

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Gender Differences in Attitudes Towards Competition: Evidence from the Italian Scientific Qualification

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Mar 2015
Maria De Paola, Michela Ponzo and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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attitudes towards competition, gender gaps, risk-aversion, self-confidence, discrimination, academic promotions, natural experiment

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The Effect of Multigrade Classes on Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills: Causal Evidence Exploiting Minimum Class Size Rules in Italy

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Dec 2017
Daniele Checchi and Maria De Paola
Università degli Studi di Milano - Dipartimento di Economia Politica e Aziendale (DEPA) and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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multigrade classes, mixed-age classes, cognitive skills, non-cognitive skills

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Candidates' Quality and Electoral Participation: Evidence from Italian Municipal Elections

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Apr 2014
Marco Alberto De Benedetto and Maria De Paola
University of London - Birkbeck College and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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politicians' quality, turnout, fuzzy regression discontinuity design, instrumental variables

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Residential Peer Effects in Higher Education: Does the Field of Study Matter?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 May 2008
Giorgio Brunello, Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
University of Padua - Department of Economics, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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optimal effort, fields of study, Italy, random assignment, peer effects

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Who Performs Better Under Time Pressure? Results from a Field Experiment

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Dec 2014
Maria De Paola and Francesca Gioia
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria
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time pressure, time constraints, gender differences, student performance

More Apples Less Chips? The Effect of School Fruit Schemes on the Consumption of Junk Food

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Apr 2012
Giorgio Brunello, Maria De Paola and Giovanna Labartino
University of Padua - Department of Economics, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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EU School Fruit campaign, junk food, Rome

More Apples Less Chips? The Effect of School Fruit Schemes on the Consumption of Junk Food

ISER Discussion Paper No. 840
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 May 2012
Giorgio Brunello, Maria De Paola and Giovanna Labartino
University of Padua - Department of Economics, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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EU school fruit campaign, junk food, Rome

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Do Women Shy Away from Public Speaking? A Field Experiment

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Feb 2020
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, University of Calabria and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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public speaking, psychological gender differences, gender, leadership, glass ceiling, field experiment

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Skilled Workers' Unemployment and Firms' Training Decisions

University of Siena, Department of Economics, Working Paper No. 344
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Jan 2003
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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Are Men Given Priority for Top Jobs? Investigating the Glass Ceiling in the Italian Academia

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Jan 2016
Maria De Paola, Michela Ponzo and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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gender discrimination, glass ceiling, academic promotions, natural experiment

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Procrastination, Academic Success and the Effectiveness of a Remedial Program

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Mar 2014
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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procrastination, self-control, time preferences, time consistency, impatience, human capital, academic success, dropout, remedial courses

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Long Lasting Differences in Civic Capital: Evidence from a Unique Immigration Event in Italy

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
Emanuele Bracco, Maria De Paola and Colin P. Green
Lancaster University, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Department of Economics
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social capital, electoral turnout, migration, persistence

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The Effect of Far Right Parties on the Location Choice of Immigrants: Evidence from Lega Nord Mayors

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Mar 2017
Lancaster University, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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immigration, geographical mobility, voting behavior, political economy, regression discontinuity design

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Are Females Scared of Competing with Males? Results from a Field Experiment

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Dec 2013
Maria De Paola, Francesca Gioia and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, Università degli Studi della Calabria and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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gender differences, attitude toward competition, psychological differences, tournaments, field experiment, student achievements

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Free-Riding and Knowledge Spillovers in Teams: The Role of Social Ties

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Oct 2016
Maria De Paola, Francesca Gioia and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, Università degli Studi della Calabria and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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team, free-riding, knowledge spillover, social ties, randomized field experiment

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The Adverse Consequences of Tournaments: Evidence from a Field Experiment

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Apr 2016
Maria De Paola, Francesca Gioia and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, Università degli Studi della Calabria and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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rank-order tournaments, incentives, prize spread, risk-aversion, randomized experiment

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The Impact of Incumbency on Turnout: Evidence from Italian Municipalities

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Sep 2013
Marco Alberto De Benedetto and Maria De Paola
University of London - Birkbeck College and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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incumbency, political participation, electoral turnout, social capital

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The Spillover of Anti-Immigration Politics to the Schoolyard

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Jul 2020
Lancaster University, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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bullying, immigration, politics, elections, schooling

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The Health-Wealth Trade-Off During the Covid-19 Pandemic: Communication Matters

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Dec 2020
Vincenzo Carrieri, Maria De Paola and Francesca Gioia
"Magna Graecia" University of Catanzaro, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria
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Selection and Incentives Under Time Pressure: The Importance of Framing

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Jul 2020
Maria De Paola, Francesca Gioia and Valeria Pupo
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, Università degli Studi della Calabria and University of Calabria
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time pressure, bonus, penalty, incentive schemes, framing, selection, lab-in-the-field experiment

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Does Patience Matter for Marriage Stability? Some Evidence from Italy

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Maria De Paola and Francesca Gioia
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria
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divorce, time preferences, impatience, risk aversion

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Leadership at School: Does the Gender of Siblings Matter?

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Nov 2012
Giorgio Brunello and Maria De Paola
University of Padua - Department of Economics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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non-cognitive skills, school behaviors, siblings

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Gender Differences in Reaction to Psychological Pressure: Evidence from Tennis Players

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Sep 2015
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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gender differences, psychological pressure, choking under pressure, feedback, tennis

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Fertility Decisions and Employment Protection: The Unintended Consequences of the Italian Jobs Act

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Mar 2020
Maria De Paola, roberto nisticò and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, University of Naples Federico II and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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fertility, employment protection legislation, labor market reform, difference-in-differences

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Civicness Drain

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Dec 2018
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, University of Bologna, University of HaifaHebrew University of Jerusalem - Center for the Study of Rationality, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, European Commission, Joint Research Centre and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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migration, Italy, honesty game, experiments, social capital

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External Monitors and Score Manipulation in Italian Schools: Symptomatic Treatment or Cure?

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 09 Sep 2019
University of Padua, University of Padua, University of London - Birkbeck College and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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education, testing, external monitoring, long-run effects

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Academic Careers and Fertility Decisions

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Jan 2021
Maria De Paola, Roberto Nisticò and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics, Center for Studies in Economics and Finance and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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Term Limit Extension and Electoral Participation: Evidence from a Diff-in-Discontinuities Design at the Local Level in Italy

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Oct 2018
Marco Alberto De Benedetto and Maria De Paola
University of London - Birkbeck College and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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diff-in-discontinuities, voter turnout, political competition

Does Teacher Quality Affect Student Performance? Evidence from an Italian University

Bulletin of Economic Research, Vol. 61, Issue 4, pp. 353-377, October 2009
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Maria De Paola
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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Does Teacher Quality Affect Student Performance? Evidence from an Italian University

Posted: 03 Jul 2016
Maria De Paola
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics

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teaching quality, student performance

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Risk Aversion and Field of Study Choice: The Role of Individual Ability

Bulletin of Economic Research, Vol. 64, pp. s193-s209, 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Dec 2012
Maria De Paola and Francesca Gioia
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria
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education, risk aversion, university degree choice

Peer Effects in Higher Education: Does the Field of Study Matter?

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 48, Issue 3, pp. 621-634, July 2010
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Jun 2010
Giorgio Brunello, Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
University of Padua - Department of Economics, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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Peer Effects in Higher Education: Does the Field of Study Matter?

Economic Inquiry, Forthcoming
Posted: 19 May 2009
Giorgio Brunello, Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
University of Padua - Department of Economics, Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics

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peer effects, effort, fields of study, random assignment, Italy

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Gender Discrimination and Evaluators’ Gender: Evidence from Italian Academia

Economica, Vol. 82, Issue 325, pp. 162-188, 2015
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Dec 2014
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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The Effects of Class Size on the Achievement of College Students

The Manchester School, Vol. 79, Issue 6, pp. 1061-1079, 2011
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Oct 2011
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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Effort Observability, Incentive Systems, and Organizational Forms

LABOUR, Vol. 24, Issue 3, pp. 221-237, September 2010
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Aug 2010
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics
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Family Ties and Training Provision in an Insider-Outsider Framework

Journal of Socio-Economics, Vol. 32, No. 2, 2003
Posted: 29 Jan 2009
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics

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On-the-job training, family ties, insider-outsider, altruism, hiring

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Delegation, Skills Acquisition and Turnover Costs

International Journal of the Economics of Business, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2007
Posted: 29 Jan 2009
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics

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organizational design, delegation, human capital, turnover costs, bureaucracy

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Firms' Training Decisions and Unemployment in Italian Labour Markets

Giornale degli Economisti e Annali di Economia, Vol. 61, No. 1, pp. 103-26, 2002
Posted: 29 Jan 2009
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics

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Training, Unemployment, Italian labour markets, Productivity differentials, Turnover

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The Role of Family Ties in the Labour Market: An Interpretation Based on Efficiency Wage Theory

Labour, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 603-623, December 2001
Posted: 29 Jan 2009
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics

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Family Ties, Efficiency Wages, hiring, altruism, unemployment

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Task Assignment, Incentives and Technological Factors

Managerial and Decision Economics, Vol. 30, Issue 1, pp. 43-55, January 2009
Posted: 26 Jan 2009
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics

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Task assignment, delegation, principal-agent, communication costs, hierarchy, delegation, incentives

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Peer Group Effects on the Academic Performance of Italian Students

Applied Economics, 2009
Posted: 24 Jan 2009
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics

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Peer Group Effects, Education, Academic Performance, Two-Stage Least Squares

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Organizational Design, Project Selection and Incentives

Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Vol. 3, pp. 424-449, 2006
Posted: 23 Jan 2009
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics

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Organizational structure, Incentives, hierarchy, delegation, screening, agency costs

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Returns to Skills, Incentives to Study and Optimal Educational Standards

Journal of Economics, Vol. 92, No. 3, 2007
Posted: 20 Jan 2009
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics

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Education, Student Effort, Educational Standard, Incentives, Returns to Skills, Wage compression

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The Effects of Managerial Turnover: Evidence from Coach Dismissals in Italian Soccer Teams

Posted: 10 Jan 2009
Maria De Paola and Vincenzo Scoppa
Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics and Università degli Studi della Calabria - Department of Economics and Statistics

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Managerial Turnover, Dismissal; Performance evaluation; Sport economics