Publications

Research

Paolo Pin

Department of Decision Sciences

Bocconi

Papers


  • Ties that Bind: Network Redistributive Pressure and Economic Decisions in Village Economies (2017), with Salvatore Di Falco, Francesco Feri and Xavier Vollenweider, accepted for publication on Journal of Development Economics;
  • The Stochastic Stability of Decentralized Matching on a Graph (2017), with Leonardo Boncinelli, accepted for publication on Games and Economic Behavior;
  • Contagious disruptions and complexity traps in economic development (2017), with Matthew Bonds, Charles Brummitt, Kenan Huremovic and Fernando Vega Redondo, Nature Human Behaviour 1, 665-672;
  • Constrained Mobility and the Evolution of Efficient Outcomes (2017), with Elke Weidenholzer and Simon Weidenholzer, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 82, 165-175; 
  • Utility-Based Model for Exploring and Understanding the Evolution of Social Media Networks (2017), with Yongli Li and Peng Luo, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems 99, 1-12;
  • Friendship Network in the Classroom: Parents Bias and Peer Effects (2016), with Fabio Landini, Natalia Montinari and Marco Piovesan, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 129, 56-73;
  • Paying Positive to Go Negative: Advertisers' Competition and Media Reports (2016), with Andrea Blasco and Francesco Sobbrio, European Economic Review 83, 243-261;
  • Cooperation, Punishment and Immigration (2015) with Brian Rogers, Journal of Economic Theory 160, 72-101;
  • A network centrality method for the rating problem (2015), with Yongli Li and Chong Wu, PLoS ONE 10(4): e0120247;
  • Communities and Social Inefficiency with Heterogeneous Groups (2014), with Alberto Dalmazzo and Diego Scalise, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 48, 410-427;
  • Is there psychological pressure in competitive environments? (2013) with Francesco Feri and Alessandro Innocenti, Journal of Economic Psychology 39, 249-256;
  • The Informational Divide (2013), with Manfred Nermuth, Giacomo Pasini and Simon Weidenholzer, Games and Economic Behavior 78, 21-30;
  • Homophily and Long-Run Integration in Social Networks (2012), with Yann Bramoullé, Sergio Currarini, Matthew Jackson and Brian Rogers, Journal of Economic Theory 147 (5), 1754-1786;
  • Excess Covariance and Dynamic Instability in a Multi-Asset Model (2012),  with Mikhail Anufriev, Giulio Bottazzi and Matteo Marsili, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 36 (8), 1142–1161;
  • Stochastic Stability in the Best Shot Network Game (2012), with Leonardo Boncinelli, Games and Economic Behavior 75(2), 538-554;
  • Collaboration in Social Networks (2012), with Luca Dall’Asta and Matteo Marsili, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109 (12), 4395-4400;
  • Optimal equilibria of the best shot game (2011) with Luca Dall'Asta and Abolfazl Ramezanpour, Journal of Public Economic Theory 13 (6), 885-901;
  • Eight Degrees of Separation (2011), Research in Economics 65 (3), 259-270;
  • Identifying the roles of race-based choice and chance in high school friendship network formation (2010), with Sergio Currarini and Matthew O. Jackson, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107 (11), 4857-4861;
  • Observed choices and underlying opportunities (2010), with Silvio Franz and Matteo Marsili, Science and Culture 76 (9-10), 471-476;
  • An Economic Model of Friendship: Homophily, Minorities and Segregation (2009), with Sergio Currarini and Matthew O. Jackson, Econometrica 77 (4), 1003-1045;
  • Assessing the relevance of node features for network structure (2009), with Ginestra Bianconi and Matteo Marsili, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106 (28), 11433-11438;
  • Effects of Tobin Taxes in Minority Game markets (2009), with Ginestra Bianconi, Tobias Galla and Matteo Marsili, Journal of Economic Behavior  and Organization 70, 231-240;
  • Statistical Mechanics of maximal independent sets (2009), with Luca Dall’Asta and Abolfazl Ramezanpour, Physical Review E 80 (6), 061136;
  • Optimization in task–completion networks (2008), with Luca Dall’Asta and Matteo Marsili, Journal of Statistical Mechanics, P02003;
  • Marginal contribution, reciprocity and equity in segregated groups: Bounded rationality and self-organization in social networks (2007), with Simone Giansante, Alan Kirman and Sheri Markose, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 31 (6), 2085-2107;
  • Evolution of Risk Preferences (2006), Mathematical Methods in Economics and Finance, 1 (1), 65-76;


 Entries in books and handbooks


  • Stochastic network formation and homophily (2016), with Brian Rogers, Oxford Handbook on the Economics of Networks, Y. Bramoullé, B. Rogers and A. Galeotti (Eds.), Oxford University Press.
  • Public Goods in Networks: A Statistical Mechanics Approach (2013), with Luca Dall'Asta and Abolfazl Ramezanpour , Chapter  5 in “Game Theory and Applications – Volume 16”, editors L. Petrosjan and V. Mazalov, NOVA Publisher, 59-80;
  • Simulations on Correlated Behavior and Social Learning (2010), with Andrea Blasco, in "Progress in Artificial Economics", editors M. LiCalzi, L. Milone and P. Pellizzari, Springer, 89-100;
  • The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence - The effect of misperceived signalling in a network formation process (2007), with Simone Giansante, Alan Kirman and Sheri Markose, in “Artificial Market Modeling”, ed. Andrea Consiglio, Springer, 221-233;
  • A Model of Myerson-Nash equilibria in networks (2006), in “Artificial Economics”, editors P. Mathieu, B. Beaufils and O. Brandouy, Springer, 175-188;


 Books

  • in 2009 Editor VDM Verlag published a book from my 2007 PhD Thesis: "Four multi-agents economic models - From evolutionary competition to social interaction" (ISBN 3639186540).