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Journal Articles

Causal models and evidential pluralism in econometrics (with Federica Russo), Journal of Economic Methodology, 21(1), 54-76, 2014. [link]

More or Better? Quality versus Quantity in Food Consumption (with Corinna Manig), Journal of Bioeconomics, forthcoming. [link] [R codes]

Escaping satiation dynamics: Some evidence from British household data (with Andreas Chai), Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik, forthcoming. [R codes]

The evolution of Engel curves and its implications for structural change theory (with Andreas Chai), Cambridge Journal of Economics, forthcoming. [link]

Causal inference by independent component analysis: Theory and applications (with Doris Entner, Patrik Hoyer and Alex Coad), Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 75(5), 705-730 (2013). [link]

Back to Engel? Some evidence for the hierarchy of needs (with Andreas Chai), Journal of Evolutionary Economics, 22, 649-676 (2012). [link]

Retrospectives: Engel Curves (with Andreas Chai), Journal of Economic Perspectives, 24(1), 225-240 (2010) [link].

Comparing shapes of Engel curves (with Andreas Chai), Economics Bulletin, 29(2), 1164-1170 (2009) [link].

Graphical causal models and VARs: an empirical assessment of the real business cycles hypothesis, Empirical Economics, 35(2), 275-300 (2008) [link] [e.c.].

A critical guide to empirical validation of agent-based economics models: methodologies, procedures, and open problems (with Giorgio Fagiolo and Paul Windrum), Computational Economics, 30, 195-226 (2007) [link].

Empirical validation of agent-based models: alternatives and prospects (with Paul Windrum and Giorgio Fagiolo), Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, 10, 2, (2007) [link] .

Some peculiarities of the concept of causality in macroeconometrics, History of Economic Ideas, 13(3), 57-82 (2005) [link].

Causality in macroeconometrics: some considerations about reductionism and realism, Journal of Economic Methodology, 12(3), 433-453 (2005) [link].

Identification of monetary policy shocks: a graphical causal approach, Notas Econˇmicas, 20, 39-62 (2004) [.pdf].


Book Chapters

Can Graphical Causal Inference Be Extended to Nonlinear Settings? An Assessment of Conditional Independence Tests (with Nadine Chla▀), in M. Dorato, M. RÚdei, M. Sußrez (eds.) EPSA Epistemology and Methodology of Science, Springer Verlag, 63-72 (2010) [link]

Mediating between causes and probabilities: the use of graphical models in econometrics, in J. Williamson and F. Russo (eds.), Causality and Probability in the Sciences, College Publications, London , 109-129 (2007) [.pdf].

Confronting Agent-Based Models with Data: Methodological Issues and Open Problems (with Giorgio Fagiolo and Paul Windrum) in C. Bruun (ed.) Advances in Artificial Economics. The Economy as a Complex Dynamic System, Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg (2006) [link] .


Conference Proceedings

Causal Search in Structural Vector Autoregressive Models (with Nadine Chla▀, Doris Entner, and Patrik Hoyer), in Journal of Machine Learning Research: Workshop and Conference Proceedings, 12:95-114 (2011) [link].

Graphical models for the identification of causal structures in multivariate time series models (with Peter Spirtes), in Joint Conference on Information Sciences Proceedings, Atlantis Press (2006) [link].


Book Reviews

Review of L'economia del bene e del male. Morale e denaro da Gilgamesh a Wall Street, by Tomáš Sedláček, Fenomenologia e societÓ forthcoming [.pdf].

Which structure do models represent?, Journal of Economic Methodology, 17: 3, 338-343 (2010). (Review of Representation and structure in economics: the methodology of econometric models of the consumption function, by Hsiang-Ke Chao). [link]

Review of Filosofia dell'economia. Modelli, causalitÓ, previsione, by Francesco Guala, 2R - Rivista di Recensioni Filosofiche, 9, 2008, pp. 70-80 [link].

Review of Modern Macroeconomics. Its Origins, Development and Current State, by Brian Snowdon and Howard R. Vane, Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 30 (2), 2008, pp. 271-274 [link] .

Review of Theory and Measurement. Causality Issues in Milton Friedman's Monetary Economics, by J. Daniel Hammond, History of Economic ideas, 15(2), 2007, pp. 175-178 [link].



WORKING PAPERS

Identifying the Independent Sources of Consumption Variation (with Matteo Barigozzi), LEM Working Paper 2012/16. New Version

Back to Engel? Some evidence for the hierarchy of needs (with Andreas Chai), Papers on Economics and Evolution (2011) #1113.

The Rank of a System of Engel Curves. How Many Common Factors? (with Matteo Barigozzi), Papers on Economics and Evolution (2011) #1101.

The evolution of Engel curves and its implications for structural change (with Andreas Chai), Griffith Business School Discussion Papers Economics. (2010) #09.

Causal Inference by Independent Component Analysis with Applications to Micro- and Macroeconomic Data (with Doris Entner, Patrik Hoyer and Alex Coad), Jena Economic Research Papers (2010) #031. New Version

More or Better? Quality versus Quantity in Food Consumption (with Corinna Manig), Papers on Economics and Evolution (2009) #0918.

Satiation, Escaping Satiation, and Structural Change: Some Evidence from the Evolution of Engel Curves (with Andreas Chai), Papers on Economics and Evolution (2008) #0818.

Comparing shapes of Engel curves (with Andreas Chai), Jena Economic Research Papers (2008) #093.

At the origins of Engel curves estimation (with Andreas Chai), Papers on Economics and Evolution (2008) #0802.

Empirical validation of agent-based models: a critical survey (with Giorgio Fagiolo and Paul Windrum), LEM Working Paper 2006/14.

Graph-based search procedure for vector autoregressive models (with Peter Spirtes), LEM Working Paper 2005/14.

Causality and econometrics: some philosophical underpinnings, Methods in Economics Seminar Series, Pisa, November 2004 [.pdf].

Graphical models for structural vector autoregressions, LEM Woking Paper 2003/07.





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