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    • The economics of peacekeeping 

      Bove, Vincenzo (Universita degli studi di Salerno, 2012-01-20)
      Since the end of the Cold War, the incidence of civil war has decreased and the use of peacekeeping has increased. This thesis examines some of the factors that influence the demand for peacekeeping missions, in particular ...
    • Essays on Human Capital, Long Run Growth and Comparative Development 

      Carillo, Mario Francesco (Universita degli studi di Salerno, 2014-04-17)
      This research argues that di erences in the distribution of human capital across countries and their impact on the advancement and the adoption of technology contributed to the di erential timing of the transition from ...
    • Essays on incentive design for motivated agents 

      Manna, Ester (Universita degli studi di Salerno, 2013-05-08)
      I develop an overview on the impact of intrinsic motivation on the individu- als’ choice in several economic environments. I start by considering a public good problem in which individuals can be intrinsically motivated. ...