"Currency Union, Free-Trade Areas, and Business Cycle Synchronization". Macroeconomic Dynamics, Volume 17, Issue 3, pp. 646-680. April 2013.
With Silvio Contessi and Johanna Francis, "The Cyclical Properties of Disaggregated Capital Flows". Journal of International Money and Finance, Volume 32, Issue C, pp. 528-555. February 2013.
"Gross Domestic Product Growth Predictions through the Yield Spread. Time-Variation and Structural Breaks". International Journal of Finance and Economics, Volume 18, Issue 1, pp. 1-24 (Lead Article). January 2013.
With Silvio Contessi, "The (Non-)Resiliency of Foreign Direct Investment in the United States during the 2007-2009 Financial Crisis". Pacific Economic Review, Volume 17, Issue 3, pp. 368-390 (Lead Article). August 2012.
With Silvio Contessi and Johanna Francis, "Changes in the Second-Moment Properties of Disaggregated Capital Flows," Economics Letters, Volume 115, Issue 1, pp. 122-127. April 2012.
With Silvio Contessi, “Do European Capital Flows Comove?” North American Journal of Finance, Volume 20, Issue 2, pp. 145-161. August 2009.
With Carlo Altomonte, “An Enlarged Economic and Monetary Union: Effects and Policy Implications,” in The Economics of EU Enlargement (F. Praussello, ed., Edizioni Franco Angeli, 2009).
Awards & Honors
Awards & Honors
Bocconi University; Gold Medal for best grade on graduation, 2003; Fondazione Romeo ed Enrica Invernizzi Fellowship, 2002
Fausto Vicarelli Association (Salerno, Italy), 15th Fausto Vicarelli Prize for best dissertation on topics regarding economics and economic policy, 2003
BAK Prize 2003 for the best dissertation in applied quantitative economics, BAK Basel Economics, Basel (Switzerland), 2003