Luca Marchiori

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This article analyzes the link between climate change and international migration. We use a two-country overlapping generations model with endogenous climate change, in which the production in the North generates climate change which negatively aects the productivity of the South. Our main ndings are: (i) climate change will increase migration; (ii) small(More)
Intercellular adhesion molecule 1 (ICAM-1) is a marker of inflammation and tissue damage. Levels of soluble ICAM-1 (sICAM-1) were measured in 71 patients with chronic C hepatitis treated with interferon (IFN)-alpha-2a, at baseline and at every 3 months of therapy, and in 42 normal control subjects. The levels of sICAM-1 were significantly higher in the(More)
  • Jean-François MAYSTADT, Philip VERWIMP, +7 authors Jacques Thisse
  • 2009
The impact of a mass influx of refugees on the hosting economy is understudied and not well understood. Based on hypothesis formulated during a two-month fieldwork and using a theoretical framework, we test the impact of the refugee presence on the welfare of the population of Kagera, Tanzania. Our identification strategy exploits both time and spatial(More)
Nine cases of local neuropathy are described in shoe-manufacture workers. Clinical and electrophysiological examination excluded diseases such as toxic polyneuropathies due to n-hexane. Specific lesions of the ulnar nerve were located near the elbow where the forced and uncomfortable posture facilitated the compression of the nerve in the cubital tunnel.(More)
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