Published and forthcoming articles
o “Consumption and the Great Recession”, with I. Petev and I. Saporta Eksten, in Analyses of the Great Recession, D. Grusky, B. Western and C. Wimer (eds.) 2012. [Updated with revised NIPA data, Aug. 2011].
o “Adjustment costs, firm responses and labor supply elasticities: Evidence from Danish tax records”, with R. Chetty, J. Friedman and T. Olsen, Quarterly Journal of Economics 2011.
o “Financial integration and consumer smoothing”, with T. Jappelli, Economic Journal 2011.
o “Earnings, consumption and lifecycle choices”, with C. Meghir, Handbook of Labor Economics 2011.
o “The consumption response to income changes”, with T. Jappelli, Annual Review of Economics 2010.
o “Wage risk and employment risk over the life-cycle”, with H. Low and C. Meghir, American Economic Review 2010.
o “Does consumption inequality track income inequality in Italy”, with T. Jappelli, Review of Economics Dynamics 2010.
o “Cross-sectional facts for macroeconomists”, with D. Krueger, F. Perri and G. Violante, Review of Economic Dynamics 2010.
o “Disentangling insurance and information in intertemporal consumption choices”, with K. Kaufmann, American Economic Review P&P 2009.
o “Asset pricing implications of Pareto optimality with private information”, with N. Kocherlakota, Journal of Political Economy 2009.
o “Consumption inequality and partial insurance”, with R. Blundell and I. Preston, American Economic Review 2008.
and real exchange rates”, with
o “A direct test of the buffer stock model of saving”, with T. Jappelli and M. Padula, Journal of the European Economic Association 2008.
and real exchange rates”, with
o “Health care quality, economic inequality and precautionary saving”, with T. Jappelli and G. Weber, Health Economics 2007.
o “Do people respond to tax incentives?”, with T. Jappelli, European Economic Review 2007.
o “Wages, employment, and capital in capitalist and worker-owned firms”, with J. Pencavel and F. Schivardi, Industrial and Labor Relations Review 2006.
o “Uncertainty and consumer durables adjustment”, with G. Bertola and L. Guiso, Review of Economic Studies 2005.
o “Insurance within the firm”, with L. Guiso and F. Schivardi, Journal of Political Economy 2005.
o “Income variance dynamics and heterogeneity”, with C. Meghir, Econometrica 2004.
choice and consumption mobility”, with T.
of the European Economic Association 2004.
o “Anticipated and unanticipated wage changes, wage risk and life cycle labor supply”, Journal of Labor Economics 2003.
volatility and household consumption: The impact of food
assistance programs”, with R. Blundell,
o “Tax incentives and the demand for life insurance: Evidence from Italy”, with T. Jappelli, Journal of Public Economics 2003.
o “An empirical analysis of earnings and employment risk”, with L. Guiso and T. Jappelli, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics 2002.
o “Superior information, income shocks and the permanent income hypothesis”, Review of Economics and Statistics 2001.
o “Using subjective income expectations to test the excess sensitivity of consumption to predicted income changes”, with T. Jappelli, European Economic Review 2000.
o “The dynamics of household wealth accumulation in Italy”, with T. Jappelli, Fiscal Studies 2000.
“Wage differences by gender: Evidence
from recently graduated MBAs”, with K. Graddy,
o “Informal networks in the Italian labor market”, Giornale degli Economisti 1999.