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Annalisa Stacchini

Junior assistant professor (fixed-term)

Department of Statistical Sciences "Paolo Fortunati"

Academic discipline: SECS-S/03 Economic Statistics

Curriculum vitae


  • 2016 Ph.D. in Statistical Sciences, curriculum Statistical Methodology for Scientific Research, sector Economic Statistics, University of Bologna.
  • 2012 Master Degree in Business Administration and Control, University of Bologna, Rimini Campus.
  • 2009 Master of Art in Philosophical Sciences, University of Bologna.
  • 2006 Bachelor Degree in Philosophy, University of Bologna.

Teaching Activities

  • 2016-2017 Adjunct Professor of Statistics, bachelor degree in International Tourism and Leisure Industries, University of Bologna, Rimini Campus.
  • 2015-2016 Tutor for the course of Macroeconomics, bachelor degree in Business Economics, University of Bologna, Rimini Campus.
  • 2013-2015 Tutor for the course of Statistics of financial markets, international master degree in Quantitative Finance, University of Bologna.
  • 2015-2016 Teacher of History and Philosophy at the Economic High School of San Marino.
  • 2010-2011 Intern teacher of History and Philosophy at the Scientific High School of San Marino.

Scientific Activities

Publication: Guizzardi, A. & Stacchini, A. (2017) "Destinations strategic groups via Multivariate Competition-based IPA", Tourism Management, 58, 40 - 50 .

Publication: Guizzardi, A. & Stacchini, A. “Best buy: what does it mean in corporate travel?”, Current Issues in Tourism. Published online: 30 Jan 2016. DOI:10.1080/13683500.2015.1133571.

Publication: Guizzardi, A. & Stacchini, A. (2015). “Real-time forecasting regional tourism with business sentiment surveys”, Tourism Management, 47 (2015) 213-223.

Publication: Stacchini, A. (2011). “Note su neuroestetica e neuroarte”, in Studi di estetica, vol. 41, Clueb, Bologna, 2011.

Presentation: “Importance bias in business hotel quality surveys: the role of travelers’ heterogeneity”, at Euro-Asia Tourism Studies Association Conference 2016, 26-30 June, 2016.

Presentation: “Analyzing Italian destinations’ competitive scenario and strategic groups”, at the Regional Studies Association workshop 2016, Rimini, 10-12 February.

Presentation: "Coping with poor information for classifiers to support business decision-making. A case study" at the International Federation of Classification Societies Conference, 2015-07-06 University of Bologna.

Presentation: "Demand-driven regional tourist clusters: a new methodology for analyzing competitiveness of international tourist destinations from satisfaction statements" at the International Tourism Congress, 02-04 December 2014, Muscat.

Presentation: "Applying Statistics to Business Problem Solving. An ongoing project" at the 22nd meeting of the Belgian Statistical Society, 6-7 November 2014, Louvain-la-Neuve.

01-04 2015 Visiting Ph.D. at the University of California Santa Cruz (USA).

09-12 2014 Visiting Ph.D. at the Universitè Catholique de Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgio).

Awards and Grants

2014 Marco Polo scholarship, University of Bologna.

2014 Best Paper Award, International Tourism Congress, 02-04 December 2014, Muscat.

2014 Fund for Excellence, award granted by the Ente Cassa Rurale di Faetano Foundation (RSM).

2013 Corporate Culture Award, University of Bologna, Rimini campus.

2012-2015 Ph.D. scholarship, University of Bologna.

2008 Overseas scholarship, University of Bologna.


  • Department of Statistical Sciences 'Paolo Fortunati', University of Bologna.
  • Center for Advanced Studies on Tourism, University of Bologna.
  • Junior member of the Italian Statistics Society.
  • Founding member of the Euro-Asia Tourism Studies Association.