Chiara Fumagalli, Massimo Motta and Emanuele Tarantino study the effects of acquiring potential competitors and the optimal policy for regulating such mergers.
José G. Montalvo and Marta Reynal-Querol show a relevant effect of the skills of first colonizers on long-run levels of development in Latin America.
Albert Banal-Estañol, Inés Macho-Stadler, Jonás Nieto-Postigo and David Pérez-Castrillo create a novel data set of UK-based VC-backed startups to study the effects of the pre-institutional individual stakeholders on their eventual success.
Jordi Galí, Giovanni Giusti and Charles N. Noussair conduct a laboratory experiment to study the effects of monetary policy on asset prices.
Marcelo Ortiz tests whether private firms are able to use peers’ financial reports to learn about liquidity risk.
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