Francesco Paolo Conteduca

Personal Webpage. The views expressed here do not necessarily reflect those of the Bank of Italy.

Welcome to my webpage

I am an economist at the Bank of Italy (World trade and emerging market economies division).

My current research interests are international trade and industrial organization with a focus on the determinants of multinational production. I also work on the relation between Covid-19 and the economic activity.

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Working papers

The Structure of Multinational Firms under Demand Risk
(joint with Ekaterina Kazakova).

Serving Abroad: Export, M&A, and Greenfield Investment
(joint with Ekaterina Kazakova).

FDI Policy and Firm Performance: Evidence from India
(joint with Ekaterina Kazakova).

Reasoning on Company Takeovers: From Tactic to Strategy
(joint with Luigi Bellomarini, Lorenzo Bencivelli, Claudia Biancotti, Livia Blasi, Andrea Gentili, Rosario Laurendi, Davide Magnanimi, Michele Savini Zangrandi, and Flavia Tonelli).

Mobility Before Government Restrictions in the Wake of COVID-19
previous version available as Banca d’Italia Covid-19 Note
(joint with Ines Buono).

Policy papers

Measuring COVID-19 Restrictions in Italy During the Second Wave

Fighting COVID-19: measuring the restrictiveness of government policies
(joint with Michele Mancini, Luca Rossi, and Flavia Tonelli)

Aggiornamento sull’evoluzione della pandemia COVID-19 (in italian, Update on the evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic)
(joint with Alessandro Borin, Giuseppe Ilardi, Michele Mancini, and Luca Rossi)

Work in process

Competitive Experimentation with Heterogeneous Learning Modes
(joint with Niccolò Lomys).

Directed Consumer Search with Informative Advertising.


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