Fabio Tramontana

Assistant Professor of Economics
e-mail: fabio.tramontana@unipv.it


UniversitÓ degli Studi di Pavia
Department of Economics and Management
Via S.Felice 5  - 27100 Pavia (Italy)

Short CV


  • 2004: graduated in Economics, cum laude, at the University of Urbino, with a thesis on Spillover Effects in Oligopolistic Markets.
  • 2009: Ph.D in Economics at the University of Ancona. Thesis: "Forms of Bounded Rationality in Economic theory".
  • 2009-2010: Temporary Research Fellow in Economics at the University of Ancona.
  • Dec. 2010: Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Pavia.

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List of Publications

2014

  • F.Cavalli, A.K.Naimzada and F.Tramontana, "Nonlinear dynamics and global analysis of a heterogeneous Cournot duopoly with a
             Local Monopolistic approach versus a Gradient Rule with endogenous reactivity"
             Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulations, In press;
  • V.Avrutin, I.Sushko and F.Tramontana, "Bifurcation Structure in a Bimodal Piecewise Linear Business Cycle Model"
             Abstract and Applied Analysis, In press;
  • R.Cerqueti, F.Tramontana and M.Ventura, "On the coexistence of innovators and imitators"
             Technology Forecasting & Social Change, In press;
             Journal of Policy Modeling, 36(2), 2014, 241-256;
             Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulations19(1), 2014, 216-229;
             Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, 95(1), 2014, 137-145;
             Decisions in Economics and Finance37(1), 2014, 27-51;
             Decisions in Economics and Finance, 37(1), 2014, 81-98;

2013
  • F.Tramontana, F.Westerhoff and L.Gardini, "A simple financial market model with chartists and fundamentalists: Market entry levels and discontinuities"
             Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, In press;
             Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control, 37(11), 2013, 2351-2370;

2012

             Chaos, Solitons & Fractals, 45(11), 2012, 1328-1342;
             Economic Modelling, 29(4), 2012, 1436-1439;
             Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society, vol. 2012, Article ID 908451, 9 pages, 2012. doi:10.1155/2012/908451;
             Nonlinear Dynamics, 68(1-2), 2012, 187-193;
             International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, 22(3), 2012, 1250068 (30 pages);

2011

             Chaos, Solitons & Fractals, 44(4-5), 2011, 248-259;
             Rivista Italiana degli Economisti (SIE prize for Doctoral Theses in Economics), 16(1), 2011, 191-200;
             Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 80(1), 2011, 153-167;
             Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, 81(8), 2011, 1625-1639;
             Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulations 16(3),  2011, 1414-1423;
             Chaos, Solitons & Fractals, 44(1-3), 2011, 58-70;

2010
             Mathematics and Computers in Simulation 81(4), 2010, 899-914;
             International Review of Economics 57(4), 2010, 347-360;
             Chaos, Solitons & Fractals 43(1-12), 2010, 15-24;
             Physical Review E 81, Article ID 046202, 5 pages, 2010;
             Computational Economics 36(1), 2010, 47-56;
             International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos 20(11), 2010, 3529-3547;
             International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos 20(10), 2010, 3085-3104;
             Regular & Chaotic Dynamics 15(2-3), 2010, 237-245;
             Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulations 15(10), 2010, 3000-3014;
             Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control 34(4), 2010, 681-695;
             Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems-Series B 13(2), 2010, 349-367;
             Economic Modelling 27(1), 2010, 350-357;

2009
  • F.Tramontana and L.Gardini, "Use of homoclinic orbits and Iterated Function Systems in backward models"
             Grazer Mathematische Berichte 354, 2009, 280-301;
             International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, 19(6), 2009, 2059-2071;
             Chaos, Solitons & Fractals, 42(4), 2009, 2439-2449;
             Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society, vol. 2009, Article ID 310471, 30 pages, 2009. doi:10.1155/2009/310471;
             Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 71(2), 2009, 110-129;
             International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, 19(2), 2009, 545-555;
             Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control , 33(1), 2009, 250-265;
2008
             Economia Politica , 25(1), 2008, 59-94;
2006
             Pure Mathematics and Applications,16(4), 2006, 345-363.

Contributions in Multi-Author Books

2012
  • F.Tramontana and F.Westerhoff, "One-dimensional discontinuous piecewise-linear maps and the dynamics of financial markets"
             in Bischi G.I., Chiarella C., Sushko I. (eds.), Global analysis of dynamic models in Economics and Finance. Springer-Verlag;
2010
  • F.Tramontana, L.Gardini and F.Westerhoff, "Intricate Asset Price Dynamics and One-Dimensional Discontinuous Maps"
             in Puu T., Panchuk A. (eds.), Nonlinear Economic Dynamics. Nova Science;
  • F.Tramontana, L.Gardini, R.Dieci and F Westerhoff, "Global Bifurcations in a three dimensional financial model of 'bull and bear' interactions"
             in Chiarella C., Bischi G.I., Gardini L. (eds.), Nonlinear dynamics in economics, finance and social sciences. Springer Verlag;
2008
  • A.K.Naimzada and F.Tramontana, "Interdependent Preferences"
             in Naimzada A.K., Stefani S., Torriero A. (eds.), Network, Topology and Dynamics. Springer Verlag, Lecture Notes in Economics & Mathematical Systems,  Vol. 613.

Books

2013
  • V.Avrutin, L.Gardini, M.Schanz, I.Sushko and F.Tramontana, "Continuous and Discontinuous Piecewise-Smooth One-Dimensional Maps: Invariant Sets and Bifurcation Structures",
             World Scientific, Singapore, 2013 In press.
2010
  • F.Tramontana, "Forms of Bounded Rationality in Economic Theory", Ph.D Thesis, Ed. VDM Verlag, 2010.
  • F.Tramontana, "Esercizi svolti di matematica finanziaria", Ed. Giappichelli, I Ed. 2010; II Ed. 2012.

Number of publications, citations and H-index

- Scopus:   #38    
   Citations: 113       H-index: 8
                    
- ISI Web of Knowledge: #35    
   Citations: 139       H-index: 7
                     


Research Fields

- Dynamical Systems and their application to economic models
                    
- Boundedly rational and heterogeneous economic agents
                     
- Oligopolistic markets and game theory