Massimo Bordignon

Universita Cattolica

20123 Milano

Italy

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (24)

1.

Rules Transparency and Political Accountability

IGIER Universita Bocconi Working Paper No. 147
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Mar 1999
Massimo Bordignon and Enrico Minelli
Universita Cattolica and University of Brescia - Department of Economics
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In Search for Yardstick Competition: Property Tax Rates and Electoral Behavior in Italian Cities

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 644
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Feb 2002
Massimo Bordignon, Floriana Cerniglia and Federico Revelli
Universita Cattolica, University of Milan, Bicocca - Faculty of Economics and University of Turin
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Local Property Tax Setting, Yardstick Competition, Spatial Auto-correlation

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Fiscal Federalism and Endogenous Lobbies' Formation

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Sep 2003
Massimo Bordignon, Luca Colombo and Umberto Galmarini
Universita Cattolica, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan - Institute of Economy and Finance and Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan - Institute of Economy and Finance
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fiscal federalism, lobbying, private interests

Moderating Political Extremism: Single Round vs. Runoff Elections under Plurality Rule

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2600
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 14 Apr 2009
Massimo Bordignon and Guido Tabellini
Universita Cattolica and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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run-off, municipal elections, political bargaining, property

Moderating Political Extremism: Single Round vs. Runoff Elections under Plurality Rule

IGIER Working Paper Series No. 348
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 18 Mar 2009
Guido Tabellini and Massimo Bordignon
Bocconi University - Department of Economics and Universita Cattolica
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electoral rule, extremism, political economics

Moderating Political Extremism: Single Round vs Runoff Elections Under Plurality Rule

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7561
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 31 Aug 2013
Massimo Bordignon, Tommaso Nannicini and Guido Tabellini
Universita Cattolica, Bocconi University - Department of Economics and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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electoral rules, policy volatility, regression discontinuity design

Moderating Political Extremism: Single Round vs Runoff Elections Under Plurality Rule

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10323
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Jan 2015
Massimo Bordignon, Tommaso Nannicini and Guido Tabellini
Universita Cattolica, Bocconi University - Department of Economics and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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electoral rules, policy volatility, regression discontinuity design

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Bailing Out Expectations and Health Expenditure in Italy

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Sep 2003
Massimo Bordignon and Gilberto Turati
Universita Cattolica and Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome
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health care expenditure, intergovernmental relationships

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On Enhanced Cooperation

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Aug 2003
Massimo Bordignon and Sandro Brusco
Universita Cattolica and SUNY at Stony Brook University, College of Arts and Science, Department of Economics
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International Unions, Fiscal Federalism, Treaty of Nice, Corporate Taxation

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Problems of Soft Budget Constraints in Intergovernmental Relationships: The Case of Italy

IDB Working Paper No. 125
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Massimo Bordignon
Universita Cattolica
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Subnational Government Bailouts in OECD Countries: Four Case Studies

IDB Working Paper No. 126
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
University of Bonn, Universita Cattolica, Uppsala University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Dresden University of Technology - Institute for Applied Public Finances and Fiscal Policy
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Decentralization, Vertical Fiscal Imbalance, and Political Selection

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4459
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 13 Nov 2013
Massimo Bordignon, Matteo Gamalerio and Gilberto Turati
Universita Cattolica, University of Barcelona - Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB) and Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome
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decentralization, vertical fiscal imbalance, quality of politicians

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Who Do You Blame in Local Finance? An Analysis of Municipal Financing in Italy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3100
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Jul 2010
Massimo Bordignon and Santino Piazza
Universita Cattolica and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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partial decentralization, fiscal federalism, transparency, political behavior

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Exit and Voice: Yardstick versus Fiscal Competition across Governments

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2069
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Aug 2007
Massimo Bordignon
Universita Cattolica
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Optimal Secession Rules

ZEW Discussion Paper No. 99-51
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 May 2003
Massimo Bordignon and Sandro Brusco
Universita Cattolica and SUNY at Stony Brook University, College of Arts and Science, Department of Economics
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Labor Mobility and Fiscal Policy in a Currency Union

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5159
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Jan 2015
Angelo S. Baglioni, Andrea Boitani and Massimo Bordignon
Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan and Universita Cattolica
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currency union, labor mobility, fiscal policy, federation

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The Importance of the Electoral Rule: Evidence from Italy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3347
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 20 Feb 2011
Massimo Bordignon and Andrea Monticini
Universita Cattolica and Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan - Institute of Economy and Finance
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electoral system, plurality rule, Duverger’s law, bootstrap

Stop Invasion! The Electoral Tipping Point in Anti-Immigrant Voting

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2019
Universita Cattolica, University of Barcelona - Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB), University of Lugano and Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome
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migration, extreme-right parties, tipping point

Stop Invasion! The Electoral Tipping Point in Anti-Immigrant Voting

IEB Working Paper N. 2019/11, 2019
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 Oct 2020
Universita Cattolica, University of Barcelona - Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB), University of Lugano and Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome
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Migration, Extreme-Right Parties, Anti-Immigrant Parties, Populism, Tipping Point, Regression Discontinuity Design

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Manager or Professional Politician? Local Fiscal Autonomy and the Skills of Elected Officials

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 13 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2020
Massimo Bordignon, Matteo Gamalerio and Gilberto Turati
Universita Cattolica, University of Barcelona - Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB) and Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome
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decentralization, skills of politicians, fiscal autonomy

A Reconsideration of the Sugar Sweetened Beverage Tax in a Household Production Model

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 11 May 2018
Di Xiang, Lue Zhan and Massimo Bordignon
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE), Independent and Universita Cattolica
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Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Tax, Obesity, Household Production

A Reconsideration of the Sugar Sweetened Beverage Tax in a Household Production Model

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7087
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 22 Jul 2018
Di Xiang, Lue Zhan and Massimo Bordignon
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE), Independent and Universita Cattolica
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sugar-sweetened beverage tax, obesity, household production

Optimal Regional Redistribution Under Asymmetric Information

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 1437
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Feb 2001
Massimo Bordignon, Paolo Manasse and Guido Tabellini
Universita Cattolica, Università degli Studi di Bologna - Department of Economics and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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Asymmetric information, fiscal federalism, intergovernmental grants, regional redistribution formula

Optimal Regional Redistribution Under Asymmetric Information

CEPR Discussion Paper Series 1437
Posted: 24 Sep 1996
Massimo Bordignon, Paolo Manasse and Guido Tabellini
Universita Cattolica, Università degli Studi di Bologna - Department of Economics and Bocconi University - Department of Economics

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Dancing with the Populist. New Parties, Electoral Rules and Italian Municipal Elections

CESifo Working Paper No. 8626
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Oct 2020
Massimo Bordignon and Tommaso Colussi
Universita Cattolica and IZA
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voting behaviour, populism, Five Star Movement, municipal elections

Dancing with the Populist: New Parties, Electoral Rules and Italian Municipal Elections

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13775
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 13 Oct 2020
Massimo Bordignon and Tommaso Colussi
Universita Cattolica and IZA
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voting behavior, populism, Five Star Movement, municipal elections

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Plunging into the Sea: Ideological Change, Institutional Environments and Private Entrepreneurship in China

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7077
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Jul 2018
Jin Yang, Jian Huang, Yanhua Deng and Massimo Bordignon
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE), Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE), Department of Sociology, Nanjing Universtiy and Universita Cattolica
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party membership, private entrepreneur, ideology, market institutions, political rents.

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Getting closer or falling apart? Euro countries after the Euro crisis.

Number of pages: 43
Universita Cattolica, University of Lugano - Faculty of Economics and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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Euro, debt, crisis, convergence, reforms, governance, trust

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The Future of the European Project: Survey Results from Members of National Parliaments in France, Italy and Germany

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP15021
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2020
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, Universita Cattolica, Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau - Department of Economics, Confindustria, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics and University of Paris Saclay
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Reinventing Europe: Introduction

CESifo Economic Studies, Vol. 55, Issue 1, pp. 1-14, 2009
Posted: 17 Mar 2009
Massimo Bordignon, Thiess Buettner and Rick van der Ploeg
Universita Cattolica, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg and University of Oxford

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European Union, voting, ideology, party discipline, allegiance, budget approval, legislation, political economy, structural reform, fiscal rules, subsidiarity, institutional reform

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Reforming Business Taxation: Lessons from Italy?

Posted: 04 Sep 2001
Massimo Bordignon, Silvia Giannini and Paolo M. Panteghini
Universita Cattolica, University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Università degli studi di Brescia

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Cost of capital, dual income system