1. Wealth Distribution and Social Mobility: A Quantitative Analysis of U.S. Data, with Jess Benhabib and Mi Luo (NYU), forthcoming American Economic Review, 2018.

  2. Time-consistent immigration policy under economic and cultural externalities, with Giulio Zanella, Economic Policy, 415-446, July 2017..

  3. Religious Legitimacy and the Joint Evolution of Culture and Institutions, with Avner Seror and Thierry Verdier, forthcoming in Sriya Iyer, Jared Rubin, and Jean-Paul Carvalho (Eds.), Advances in the Economics of Religion, Palgrave 2018.

  4. Earnings Inequality and Other Determinants of Wealth Inequality, with Jess Benhabib and Mi Luo, forthcoming, American Economic Review Papers & Proceedings, 2017.

  5. Skewed Wealth Distributions: Theory and Empirics, with Jess Benhabib, forthcoming, Journal of Economic Literature, 2017.
  6. The Evolution of Value Systems: A Review Essay on Ian Morris’ Foragers, Farmers, and Fossil Fuels, Journal of Economic Literature, 55(3), 1122–1135, 2017.

  7. Coévolution entre institutions et culture : une application au développement de long terme, with Thierry Verdier, Revue d'Economie Politique, Conférence Jean-Jacques Laffont, 126(5), 653-81, 2016.
  8. Inequality, redistribution and cultural integration in the Welfare Statey, with Thierry Verdier, forthcoming, European Journal of Political Economy, 2017.

  9. `Bend It Like Beckham: Ethnic Identity and Integration, with Eleonora Patacchini, Thierry Verdier, Yves Zenou, European Economic Review, 90, 146–164, 2016.
  10. The Wealth Distribution in Bewley Models with Investment Risk, with Jess Benhabib and Shenghao Zhu, Journal of Economic Theory, 159, 489–515, 2015.
  11. Government Policy with Time Inconsistent Voters, with Alessandro Lizzeri and Leeat Yariv, American Economic Review, 105(6): 1711–1737. Online Appendix -- A.E.R. Research Highlight
  12. Other People's Money: An Experimental Study of the Impact of the Competition for Funds, with Marina Agranov and Andy Schotter, Experimental Economics, 17:564–585, 2014.
  13. Trade and cultural diversity, with Thierry Verdier, in Victor A. Ginsburgh and David Throsby, Handbook of Art and Culture, eds., Elsevier 2013.
  14. Counterparty risk externality: Centralized versus Over-The-Counter Markets, with Viral Acharya, Journal of Economc Theory, 149, 153-182, 2013.
  15. The distribution of wealth in the Blanchard-Yaari model, with Jess Benhabib and Shenghao Zhu, forthcoming Macroeconomic Dynamics, special issue on Complexity in Economic Systems, 2013.
  16. The Distribution of Wealth and Fiscal Policy in Economies with Finitely Lived Agents, with Jess Benhabib and Shenghao Zhu, Econometrica, 79(1), 122-57, 2011.
  17. Formation and Persistence of Oppositional Identities, with Eleonora Patacchini, Thierry Verdier, and Yves Zenou, European Economic Review, 55, 1046-71, 2011.
  18. Immigrants and the Labor Market, with Eleonora Patacchini, Thierry Verdier, and Yves Zenou, Economic Policy, 26(65), 57-92, 2011.
  19. Information Extraction and Norms of Mutual Protection, with Danilo Guaitoli, forthcoming in Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2010.
  20. Social Economics: A Brief Introduction to the Handbook, with Jess Benhabib and Matt Jackson, in Handbook of Social Economics, Jess Benhabib, Alberto Bisin, Matt Jackson, eds., Elsevier, 2010.
  21. The Economics of Cultural Transmission and Socialization, with Thierry Verdier, in Handbook of Social Economics, Jess Benhabib, Alberto Bisin, Matt Jackson, eds., Elsevier, 2010r.
  22. Social Construction of Preferences: Advertising, with Jess Benhabib, in Handbook of Social Economics, Jess Benhabib, Alberto Bisin, Matt Jackson, eds., Elsevier, 2010.
  23. Cultural Integration in Europe: The Italian Context, with Eleonora Patacchini, forthcoming in  Immigration and Cultural Integration in Europe, Yann Algan, Alberto Bisin, Alan Manning, Thierry Verdier, eds., CEPR-Oxford University Press, 2011.
  24. Present-Bias, Quasi-Hyperbolic Discounting, and Fixed Costs, with Jess Benhabib and Andy Schotter, Games and Economic Behavior, 69(2), 205-223 , 2010.
  25. Markets and Contracts, with John Geanakoplos, Piero Gottardi,  Enrico Minelli, Herakles Polemarchakis), Journal of Mathematical Economics, 47(3), 279–288, 2011.
  26. Cultural Transmission, Socialization and the Population Dynamics of  Multiple State Traits Distributions, with Giorgio Topa and Thierry Verdier, International Journal of Economic Theory, 5(1), 139-154,  Special issue in honor of Jess Benhabib, March 2009.
  27. Managerial Hedging, Equity Ownership, and Firm Value, with Viral Acharya, Rand Journal of Economics, 40(1),  47-77, Spring 2009.    Appendix
  28. Are Muslim Immigrants Different in Terms of Cultural Integration?, with Eleonora Patacchini, Thierry Verdier, Yves Zenou, Journal of the European Economic Association, 6(2-3), 445-56, April-May 2008.     Errata Corrige Data and Code
  29. Managerial Hedging and Portfolio Monitoring, with Piero Gottardi and Adriano Rampini, Journal of the European Economic Association, 6, 158–209, 2008.
  30. Cultural Transmission,  with Thierry Verdier, The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, Steven Durlauf and Larry Blume, eds,.  Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
  31. Choice and Process: Theory ahead of Measurment, with Jess Benhabib, in  Perspectives on the Future of Economics: Positive and Normative Foundations, Vol. 1 in the Handbook of Economic Methodologies, Andrew Caplin and Andrew Schotter (Eds.), Oxford University Press, 2007.
  32. Efficient Competitive Equilibria with Adverse Selection, with Piero Gottardi,  Journal of Political Economy, 114(3), 2006.
  33. Exclusive Contracts and the Institution of Bankruptcy, with Adriano Rampini, Economic Theory, 27(2), 277-304, 2006.
  34. Markets as Beneficial Constraints on the Government, with Adriano Rampini, Journal of Public Economics, 90, 601-629, 2006.
  35. Rational Expectations Equilibria of Economies with Local Interactions, with Ulrich Horst and Onur Ozgur, Journal of Economic Theory, 127(1), 2006.
  36. Optimal Financial Integration and Security Design, with Viral Acharya, Journal of  Business, 78(6), 2397-433, 2005.
  37. Cooperation and Cultural Transmission, with Giorgio Topa and Thierry Verdier, Rationality and Society,  16, 477-507, 2004.
  38. An Empirical Analysis of Religious Homogamy and Socialization in the U.S, with Giorgio Topa and Thierry Verdier,  Journal of Political Economy, 112(3), 615-64, 2004.
  39. Modeling Internal Commitment Mechanisms and Self-Control: A Neuroeconomics Approach to Consumption-Saving Decisions, with Jess Benhabib, Games and Economic Behavior, Special Issue on Neuroeconomics, 52(2), 460-92, 2004.
  40.  Moral Hazard and Non-exclusive Contracts, with Danilo Guaitoli, Rand Journal of Economics, 35(2), 306-28, Summer 2004.
  41. Empirical Models of Cultural Transmission, with Giorgio Topa, Journal of the European Economic Association, 1(2), 363-75, 2003.
  42.  Competitive Equilibria with Asymmetric Information: Existence with Entry Fee, with Piero Gottardi, Review of Economics Dynamics, 6, 313-38, 2003
  43. The Economics of Cultural Transmission and the Evolution of Preferences, with Thierry Verdier, Journal of Economic Theory, 97(2), 298-319, 2001.
  44. Agents with Imperfect Empathy May Survive Natural Selection, with Thierry Verdier, Economics Letters, 71, 277-85, 2001.
  45. Models of Cultural  Transmission, Voting and Political Ideology,  with Thierry Verdier,  European Journal of Political Economy, 16, 5-29, 2000.
  46. Beyond the Melting Pot: Cultural Transmission, Marriage, and the Evolution of Ethnic and Religious Traits,  with Thierry Verdier, Quarterly Journal of Economics, CXV(3), 955-988, 2000.
  47. General Competitive Analysis with Asymmetric Information, with Piero Gottardi, Journal of Economic Theory, 87(1), 1-48, 1999.
  48. On the Cultural Transmission of Preferences for Social Status, with Thierry Verdier,  Journal of Public Economics, 70, 75-97, 1998.
  49. At The Roots of Indeterminacy, in Markets and Games, in Pierpaolo Battigalli, Aldo Montesano, and Fausto Panunzi, eds., Basil Blackwell, 1998.
  50. A Note on Convergence to Competitive Equilibria in Economies with Moral Hazard, with Piero Gottardi and Danilo Guaitoli, in The Theory of Markets,  Jean-Jacques Herings, G. van der Laan, and A.J.J. Talman, eds., North Holland, Amsterdam, 1998.
  51. General Equilibrium with Endogenously Incomplete Financial Markets, Journal of Economic Theory, 82(1), 19-45, 1996