sergio  BERALDO

Curriculum vitae

Curriculum vitae
 

 

curriculum vitae

CURRENT POSITION

Qualifi ed as Associate Professor of Economic Policy according to the National Scienti c Qualifi cation Procedure, 2012 . 

 

OTHER AFFILIATIONS

Center for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF), June 2014 - Present.

International Centre for Economic Research,  research fellow, March 2010 – Present.

 

EDUCATION

1998-2002 - University of Naples “Federico II” – PhD in Economics. 

1998-1999 - University of York (UK) - Master of Science in Public Economics.

1997 – University of Naples “Federico II” - Laurea (BA) in Political Sciences (cum laude).

  

VISITING

 

2014 – Laboratory of Experimental Economics – LEE – Visiting Professor -  (Prague: March and October).

2014 - University of East Anglia (May) 

2013 - International Centre for Economic Research (ICER) - Visiting Professor (Prague: March).

2012 - University of East Anglia (August)

2012 - International Centre for Economic Research (ICER) - Visiting Professor (Turin: June).

2011 - University of East Anglia (November)

2011 - International Centre for Economic Research (ICER) - Visiting Professor (Turin: April, May, September; Prague: October).

2010 - International Centre for Economic Research (ICER) - Visiting researcher (March-April; September-October).

2009 - University of East Anglia (June - July)

2008 - University of East Anglia (October-November)

2006 - University of East Anglia (August-December)

2005 - UEA (August-December).

1999-2000 - University of York (UK) - Visiting Postgraduate.

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Cooperation and evolution; the economics of conventions; trust and markets; the economics of welfare state.  

 

PUBLICATIONS

Articles in english 

"The emergence of reciprocally beneficial cooperation", (with Robert Sugden), Theory and Decision, Springer, 80(4), 501-521, 2016. 

"Equipping Non-Utilitarian Automata with Unnatural Morality. A Review of Joshua Greene's Moral Tribe", Journal of Bioeconomics, Springer, 17 (3), 2015.

"On the Economic Relevance of the Principle of Gratuitousness", International Journal of Happiness and Development, 2015, 2 (3), 2015.

“Life is now! Time discounting and crime: evidence from the Italian regions (2002-2007)”, (with Caruso R. and Turati G.), Journal of Socio-Economics,  Elsevier, 38, 2013.

"Are genetically modified foods bad for my health?". Individual's evaluation and the choice among different information sources, with Ottone S. and Turati G., Journal of Industrial and Business Economics , 4/2012.

Good Standing and Cooperation, International Review of Economics, Springer-Verlag, 58 (1), 2011

The semantics of market and civil society: a bird’s eye view of Robert Sugden’s contribution to social sciences, (with Bruni L.)  International Review of Economics, Springer-Verlag, 58 (1), 2011

The Relationship between Competition and Trust. An Essay in an Historical and Theoretical Perspective, (with Turati G.), in Sacconi L. and Degli Antoni G. (eds), Social capital, Corporate social responsibility, Economic Behaviour and Performance, Palgrave MacMillan, New York, 2011, In Press.

Do differences in IQ predict Italian North-South Differences in Income? A Methodological Critique to Lynn, Intelligence, Elsevier, 38, 2010.

Healthy, educated and wealthy: a primer on the impact of public and private welfare expenditures on economic growth, Journal of Socio-Economics, (with Montolio D. and Turati G.),  Elsevier, 38, 2009.

Adverse effects and responsibility of environmental policy, (with Pazienza P.), Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, John Wiley & Sons, 11, 2004.

 

Articles in Italian

Servizio civile nazionale, nonprofit e Mezzogiorno. Riflessioni a partire da un’analisi della motivazione dei volontari, with Palumbo S. and Turati G., Rivista Economica del Mezzogiorno,  2012.

Fiducia, comportamento strategico, efficienza economica, Parolechiave – Lelio Basso Foundation,  Carocci, 42, 2009.

Per l’applicazione degli indicatori AQL: un esercizio di simulazione, in  Realfonzo R. (ed.), Qualità del lavoro e politiche per il Mezzogiorno, Franco Angeli, 2008.

Organizzazioni nonprofit, occupazione e Mezzogiorno, Rivista Economica del Mezzogiorno, (con Turati G.), 3, 2007.

Le politiche di activation in Danimarca, Finlandia e Svezia, (with Patalano R.),  Economia e Lavoro, 3, 2006.

Note critiche sull’impiego del concetto di capitale sociale, (con Cagliozzi R.), in Agnati, Marangoni, Montesano e Pellanda (eds.), Dinamica Economica e Istituzioni, CEDAM, 2005.

Fornitura pubblica di beni privati e teoria della tassazione ottimale, Studi Economici, 79, 2003.

L’andamento della Finanza Pubblica Italiana nel Quinquennio 1996-2000, Banche e Banchieri, 5, 2001.

 

Working papers

"A Resource Sensitive Framework for Defining and Measuring Equality of Opportunity in Health", with Abatemarco A. and Stroffolini F.,  CSEF WP 437. 

"On the economic relevance of the principle of gratuituousness", CSEF WP 398.

"Individual Responsibility and Social Preferences for Redistribution: An Experimental Study", with Piacenza M. and Turati G., Institute for research in Economic and Fiscal Issues (IREF), Working Paper Series, 2013.

"Fiscal Decentralization in Weak Institutional Environments: Evidence from Southern Italy", with Piacenza P. and Turati G., Institute for research in Economic and Fiscal Issues (IREF), Working Paper Series, 2012.

“Life is now! Time discounting and crime: evidence from the Italian regions (2002-2007)”, with Caruso R. and Turati G., International Centre for economic research (ICER), Working paper No. 18/2011.

“Are genetically modified foods bad for my health? Individuals’ valuation and the choice among different information sources”, con Ottone S. e Turati G., International Centre for economic research (ICER), Working Paper No. 5/2011

Good Standing and cooperation, International Centre for economic research (ICER), Working paper 27 / 2010.

The emergence of reciprocally beneficial cooperation, with Sugden R., International Centre for economic research (ICER), working paper, 18 / 2010.

A predator-prey model of cooperation in anonymous well-mixed populations, with Sugden R., University of East Anglia, Working Paper, 2010.

Differences in IQ predict Italian North-South differences in (among other things) income: a comment, International Centre for economic research (ICER), working paper, 6 / 2010.

Healthy, educated and wealthy: are all the welfare state policies really harmful for growth?, (with Montolio D. and Turati G.), Università di Ferrara, Working Paper, 12/2006.

Healthy, educated and wealthy: is the welfare state really harmful for growth?, (with Montolio D. and Turati G.), Universitat de Barcelona, Documents de Treball de la Facultat de Ciences Econòmiques I Empresarials, Num. E05/127, February 2005.

Responsibility of Environmental management policy: forest fires as a case of adverse effect, (with Pazienza P.), Quaderni DSEMS,  2003.

 

Policy Reports

Aspetti critici delle tecniche utilizzate per l’analisi di impatto della regolamentazione, Regional Commission for the analysis of Public Policies. Supervisor: Massimo Marrelli, 2008.

Il contributo del settore nonprofit italiano all'occupazione, Report commissioned by the National Counsel of Economcis and Labour (CNEL), 2006.

 

CONFERENCES (selection)

 Network for Integrated Behavioural Science (NIBS) Conference, University of East Anglia, April 2016. IREF workshop, St. Mary's University, London, June 2016. Italian Society of Law and Economics, Turin, December 2016.  ICER, International workshop on Institutions, June 2014. “Nudging in Europe”, University of Liege, 12-13 December 2013. Workshop "Behavioural Economics: Science, Philosophy and Policy Making", University of Trento & Bruno Kessler Foundation, Trento, October 2013. Italian Society of Public Economics, XXV meeting, September 2013. V Meeting NERI (Economics of Institutions and Regulation), February 2013. Workshop on Taxation and Decentralization, University of Rennes I, December 2011. III Meeting NERI (Economics of institutions and regulation). University of Rome Tor Vergata, June 2011. Italian Society of Public Economics, XXII meeting, October 2010. Italian Society of Economists, October 2009. Italian Society of Public Economics, XX meeting, September 2008; Reciprocity: Theories and Facts, University of  Milan Bicocca, 22-24, February 2007; Workshop on Social Capital, Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Economic Development, University of Trento, July 2007. Italian Society of Economists, Naples, October 2005. VII Encuentro de Economia Aplicada, University of Vigo (Spain), March 2004; LX meeting of the International Institute of Public Finance (IIPF),  August 2004 Italian Society of Public Economics, XV meeting, October 2003; Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management Conference, University of Leeds, UK, July 2003. Italian Society of Public Economics, XV meeting, October 2003.

 

INVITED SPEAKER

2016 (March) - Equality of Opportunity in Health, Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF).

2013 (November) - Endogenous Preferences and Conformity, Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF).

2013 (March) - Fiscal Decentralization in Italy, Liberalni Institut, Prague.

2011 (May) - Time Discounting and Crime, Università Cattolica di Milano.

2010 (December) – Good Standing and Cooperation, Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF).

2010 (November) – Cooperation, University of Prague (CZK).

2010 (March) - Modelling cooperation problems with voluntary participation and random payoffs, Università di Verona.

2010 (March) - The puzzle of cooperation, Collegio Carlo Alberto, International Programme in Institutions, Economics & Law.

2009 (November) - The evolution of cooperation, Università di Torino & ICER.

2008 (March)  “The Contractual Approach to Welfare State Reform”, “Social Democracy: Roots and Prospects”,  Istituto Gramsci, Friederich Ebert Stiftung, Fondazione Italiani Europei, Roma.

 

GRANTS

2014 - High Quality Networks – POR Campania FSE 2007-2013 -  REPOS (October/November) – Research Project 'Cooperation among firms'.

2014 - High Quality Networks – POR Campania FSE 2007-2013 -  REPOS (March) – Research Project 'Endogenous Preferences and Network formation'.

2012 International Centre for Economic Research (ICER – Turin & Prague) – Research Project: “Trustworthiness and competition: institutional and behavioural perspectives”.

2011- International Centre for Economic Research (ICER – Turin & Prague) – Research Project: “Trustworthiness and competition: institutional and behavioural perspectives”.

2010 – International Centre for Economic Research (ICER – Torino) – Research Project: “Trustworthiness and competition: institutional and behavioural perspectives”.

2008 – University of Naples “Federico II” - Grant financing a research period at UEA (Programma di scambi internazionali con Università ed istituti di ricerca stranieri).

2005 – Istituto Banco di Napoli Foundation- Reseach Project:  How can a cooperative society be established?

2005 - University of Naples “Federico II” - Grant financing a research period at UEA (Programma di scambi internazionali con Università ed istituti di ricerca stranieri).

1997-2000 -  University of Naples “Federico II” – PhD Grant.

 

TEACHING 

 

Faculty / Department of Economics

 

2016-2017,  Professor of International Economics.

2015-2016, Professor of Development Economics.

2015-2016, Professor of Public Economics (Corso di Laurea in Economia e Commercio L/33, Accademia dell’Aeronautica militare)

2014, Professor of Public Economics (Master CER).

2010 - present, Professor of Economics (CdL STIM).

2007-2008, Professor of Economics and Public Economics (CdL STIM).

 

 

University of Naples “Federico II”- Faculty of Political Sciences

2007- 2015, Professor of Economic Policy and Economic Theory of Social Institutions.

2009-2010, Professor of Economic Policy (CdL Sc. Aer.).

2003-2007, assistant Professor of Economic Policy.

 

Faculty of Law

2001-2003, Assistant Professor of Economics.

 

University of Prague (CZK)

2013 (March) - Visiting Professor at VSE - Course thaught:  Chapters in Institutional Economics.

2011 (October) - Visiting Professor at VSE - Course thaught:  Economic Theory of Social Institutions.

 

University of Sannio - Faculty of Economics

2010-2011, Professor of Quantitative Methods.

2006-2011, Professor of  Economics of Crime.

2004-2006, Professor of Labour Economics II (advanced).

 

OTHER

2016 - present, Representative of the Department at the School of Human and Social Sciences.

2015 - present, Member of the Economic Department (DISES) Committee (Giunta).  

2011-2012 - Institute for Research in Economic and Fiscal Issue (Paris) – Funded Projects: “Individual responsibility and the future of the welfare state”; “Social capital, institutions and tax decentralization”, (with M. Piacenza and G. Turati).

2011 – Guest Editor of the International Review of Economics (special issue in honour of Robert Sugden)

2010-2012 – Research Project of National Interest (PRIN) - Member of the University of Milan Bicocca Unity – Title of the research project: “Social Capital, Corporate Social Responsibility and Performance”. Coordinator: Leonardo Becchetti.

2010-2011 - University of Naples "Federico II" – Social and Human Research Division - Faro 2009 (Finanziamenti per l'avvio di ricerche originali). Title of the research project: “Citizens and enemy aliens: from the great war to the war on terror". Coordinator: Giacinto della Cananea.

2007 -2008 - University of Naples "Federico II" – Social and Human Research Division – Member of the Regional Commission for the analysis of Public Policies – Coordinator: Massimo Marrelli.

2010 – University of Naples “Federico II”, University of Milan Bicocca and EconomEtica- Member of the organizing committee of the “Workshop in honour of Robert Sugden”, with Bruni L. and Smerilli A.

Referee for the following international scientific journalEmpirical Economics (Springer); Intelligence (Elsevier); International Review of Economics (Springer); Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy (Berkeley Electronic Press), Journal of Health Economics (Elsevier).

 

Member of the commission for the evaluation of doctoral dissertations.

2016 (September) - University of Rome Tor Vergata, Department of Economics and Institutions. 

2010 (March) – University of Turin - International Programme in Institutions, Economics, Law.

2010 (January) – University of Foggia -  PhD in Economics and Sustainable Development.