seminario


Seminar: Prof. Erik Angner (Stockholm University), Subjective well-being: when, and why, it matters, 21 Feb 13.00, Sala Consiglio   Aggiornato recentemente!

On February 21, 2017, h. 13.00-14.00, Prof. Erik Angner (Stockholm University) will give a talk on “SUBJECTIVE WELL-BEING: WHEN, AND WHY, IT MATTERS.”      Abstract The purpose of this paper is to give a principled answer to the question of under what conditions measures of happiness or life satisfaction, understood as subjectively experienced mental states, can serve as proxies […]


Seminar: Casilda Lasso de la Vega on (University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain), Multidimensional deprivation measurement: a counting approach, 15 Feb 13.00, Sala Consiglio   Aggiornato recentemente!

On February 15, 2017, h. 13.00-14.00, Prof. Casilda Lasso de la Vega (University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain) will give a talk on “Multidimensional deprivation measurement: a counting approch”.


Seminar: Casilda Lasso de la Vega (University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain) ,Measuring inequality: properties and new challenges, 13 Feb 13.00, Sala Consiglio

On February 13, 2017, h. 13.00-14.00, Prof. Casilda Lasso de la Vega (University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain) will give a talk on “Measuring inequality: properties and new challenges”. Abstract This talk is devoted to introduce basic notions about inequality measures. In particular we will discuss the crucial axioms any inequality measure should satisfy, and we will introduce the […]


Seminar: F. Lamperti, Agent based modeling in economics and finance: open challenges and an attempt towards validation, 9 Jan 13.00, Sala Consiglio

Seminar announcement: Lamperti on “Agent based modeling in economics and finance: open challenges and an attempt towards validation” – January 9, 2017 – h. 13.00-14.00   Abstract Agent based models are increasingly advocated as an alternative to standard modeling frameworks in a variety of fields, ranging from finance to climate change economics. They inspect economic phenomena through the lens of […]


Seminar: Janina Witkowska “Implications of TTIP for Investment Flows Between the European Union and the USA” – 17 october @13.00

Seminar Prof. Janina Witkowska (University of Lodz) “Implications of TTIP for Investment Flows Between the European Union and the USA” Abstract Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) currently negotiated is a subject of controversies but at the same time it is perceived to be the most comprehensive international agreement on free trade and investment protection. Among the topics that evoke criticism of different […]


Seminar: D. Secchi on agent-based modeling and simulations – September 30, 2016 – 13.00-14.00

On September 30, 2016, 13.00-14.00, Prof. Davide Secchi (University of Southern Denmark) will give a talk on “‘How Many Times Should my Simulation Run?’ Power Analysis for Agent-Based Modeling” (joint with Raffaello Seri).   Abstract The presentation provides an overview of how statistical power analysis can be applied to agent-based models and simulations. The objective is accomplished explaining why modelers […]


Simone Vannuccini on “replicator dynamics in value chains” settembre 15 @ 13:00 – 14:00

On September 15, 2016, 13.00-14.00, Prof. Simone Vannuccini (Friedrich Schiller University Jena) will give a talk on “Replicator Dynamics in Value Chains: Explaining some Puzzles of Market Selection” (joint with Uwe Cantner and Ivan Savin).     Abstract The pure model of replicator dynamics though providing important insights in the evolution of markets has not found much of empirical support. […]


Seminar on June 8 – Riccardo Marzano on “Barriers and drivers in the adoption of advanced wastewater treatment technologies: a comparative analysis of Italian utilities

On June 8, 2016, 11.00-12.00, SALA CONSIGLIO – Dr. Riccardo Marzano (Polytechnic of Milan) will give a talk on “Barriers and drivers in the adoption of advanced wastewater treatment technologies: a comparative analysis of Italian utilities” (joint with Garrone P., Grilli L., Groppi A.)   The adoption of new environmentally-friendly technologies is becoming a key issue in both public debate […]


Seminar on June 7 – Massimiliano Guerini “The role of geographical and social proximity in collaborations between high-tech entrepreneurial ventures and universities”

On June 7, 2016, 11.30-12.30, SALA SEMINARI -Dr. Massimiliano Guerini (Polytechnic of Milan) will give a talk on “The role of geographical and social proximity in collaborations between high-tech entrepreneurial ventures and universities” (joint with Bonaccorsi A., Colombo M.G., Rossi Lamastra C.).   Abstract. This paper explores how geographical and social proximities affect the likelihood of collaboration between high-tech entrepreneurial […]


23 May Seminar prof. Pyka: The Transformation towards a Knowledge-Based Bioeconomy

Lunedì 23 Maggio (11.00/13.00) tutti gli studenti del Corso di Laurea Triennale e dei Corsi di Laurea Magistrale, e in particolare gli studenti in Doppio Titolo sono invitati alla lezione tenuta dal Prof. Pyka Universität Hohenheim sul tema “The Transformation towards a Knowledge-Based Bioeconomy” Monday, May 23rd 2016 (h. 11 – 13) all Bachelor and Master students, above all those […]


Seminar 20 May : “Home Made Welfare: The Role of Pensions in Intergenerational Transfers. Evidence from Italy”

On May 20, 2016, 12.00-13.00, Dr. Patricia De Micco (University of Siena, INPS, & University of Insubria) will give a talk on “Home Made Welfare: The Role of Pensions in Intergenerational Transfers. Evidence from Italy” (joint with Vincenzo Scrutinio).   Abstract How relevant is pension income in determining the occurrence of intergenerational family transfers? Using data from the Bank of […]