I am currently Assistant Professor in Economic Policy
at the School of Economics, Management and Statistics
(previously named Faculty of Statistics) at the
University of Bologna(*) and teaching Environmental
Economics and Health Economics.
After years of research studies on the agro-food sector and its
policies, I have concentrated my research on Value of rural
area resources. I studied the ways of
valorization of rural territory and its agro-food quality
production, such as are wine routes, for coming to study,
more specifically, the Designations of Origin, and their
Value (for population living in the territory, for citizens
living in the cities around these territories, for foreign
(*) The University where my Professor of Political Economics at
the Faculty of Economics in Modena, Professor Fernando Vianello,
graduated in 1963 with Professor Paolo Sylos Labini.
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Date of birth: July 22, 1961
Place of birth: Bomporto, Modena, Italy
Marital status: single,
1995 - present: Full time Permanent Assistant
Professor in Economic Policy at the Faculty of
Statistics (now School of Economics, Management and
Statistics), Università di Bologna
July 1992 : Full time Assistant Professor in
Economic Policy at the Faculty of Statistics, Università di
Feb. - June 1992 : Full time researcher at the Ersa,
Agro-Industrial Body (Emilia-Romagna Region).
Awards and Honors
2004 : At the 2004 Meetings of VDQS «The Vérone
d'Oenométrie-Domini Veneti Prize was awarded to Silvia Gatti
(University of Bologna) and Frederico Maroni (Italy) for "A profile
of wine tourists in some Italian region vineyards: an application
of the multiple correspondence analysis"» www.liquidasset.com
1992: Doctor of Research, Doctorate research on
Agricultural Economics and Policy, Department of
Economics, University of Modena, associated with the Faculties of
Economics at the Universities of Ancona, Siena and
Trento. Thesis: “Agro-food Exchanges between CEE Countries: New
Theories and Specialisation Processes“.
1987: Laurea quadriennale (M.A.) cum laude
in Economics at Modena University, earned 110/110. Dissertation
title: “Cooperative di conduzione terreni: Problems and
Perspectives. A case of Cooperativa Agricola Bracciantile in
1980: Maturità Scientifica, with 52/60
mark, Liceo Scientifico Wiligelmo, Modena.
Fair knowledge of spoken and written English, fluent in
spoken and written French, basic knowledge of German and
October 27, 2012: I resubmitted to the Rector of the University
of Bologna my desire to be able to work in a disciplinary context
close to me and so I asked to be transferred to the Department of
Economics of the University of Bologna.
2007 - 2012: LLP/Erasmus and Leonardo Coordinator
for the Faculty of Statistics.
2007 - 2012: Member of Vineyard Data Quantification Society (VDQS) Council.
Last updated: February 19, 2013