Elena Manzoni

Elena Manzoni,  February 4, 2020
Temporary Assistant Professor
Ricercatore a tempo determinato (tipo b)
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SH1_8 - Microeconomics; game theory

SH1_13 - Public economics; political economics; law and economics

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Research interests
Topic Description Research area
JEL C72 - Noncooperative Games Theory of non-cooperative games. Analysis of equilibrium concepts in non-cooperative games and study of equilibrium refinements. Include the analysis of equilibrium stability. Welfare and Collective Choice
Game Theory and Bargaining Theory
JEL C92 - Laboratory, Group Behavior Analysis and design of laboratory experiments to study the behavior of individuals in contexts of strategic interaction to; (i) identify the role of social preferences in the presence of economic incentives, (ii) study individuals attitude towards cooperation in the contexts of a so-called "social dilemma" (such as the private provision of public goods) and (iii) proposing mechanisms to solve the dilemma. Experimental analysis of the role of communication in the context of strategic interaction and study of the role of the social influence of agents within networks. Behavioural and Experimental Economics
Design of Experiments
JEL D72 - Political Processes: Rent-Seeking, Lobbying, Elections, Legislatures, and Voting Behavior Analysis of economic models of electoral systems. Comparative analysis of political and institutional systems. Economic models for the analysis of political accountability, lobbying strategies and electoral campaigns. Welfare and Collective Choice
Analysis of Collective Decision-Making
JEL D91 - Role and Effects of Psychological, Emotional, Social, and Cognitive Factors on Decision Making Cover studies about the role of emotional, psychological, social or cognitive factors on individual choices, also using laboratory experiments. Also studies the consequences of traumatic events on economic behavior (in particular the attitude towards risk) both in the short and in the long term; deception and dishonest behavior; self-control problems. Study of the economic policy impacts of psychological and behavioral aspects in the context of consumption choices, pension savings and investment in education Behavioural and Experimental Economics
Micro-Based Behavioral Economics